RVCA works with many volunteers throughout the year to help restore and enhance our watershed. We offer a range of volunteer opportunities that require varying experience levels and time commitments. There may be an interesting and rewarding volunteer opportunity at RVCA that's right for you!
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9:00am - 12:00pm
City Stream Watch will be conducting a second cleanup in Sawmill Creek behind the Carleton Condominium Corporation where the stream runs parallel to Bank street. Participants will help to clean up garbage from the stream and shorelines surrounding Sawmill Creek. We will meet at the end of the walking path that connects Bank St to a parking lot within the condominium complex at 9:00AM.
Parking: There is parking available in the South Keys Shopping Centre parking lot next to the CIBC
Meeting location: Once parked, you can cross Bank St at the intersection and head south. There will be a path on the left-hand side near the bus stop. We will meet at the end of this walking path that connects Bank St to the condominium complex.
What to wear: Dress for the weather! Wear waterproof boots, long socks (if you want to borrow chest waders), long pants, and a hat
What to bring: Feel free to bring your own gloves if you have a favorite but we will provide them; please bring your own water bottle
What we will provide: We will have drinking water to replenish empty bottles, some snacks, chest waders (for those who reserve them send me your shoe size with your RSVP), garbage bags and gloves