Volunteer Opportunities

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Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

For all events, register with Shannon at 215-345-7020 ext. 104 or sfredebaugh@heritageconservancy.org.

JOIN THE LOWER BUCKS ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP TEAM (LBEST)
Do you live in lower Bucks County and want to be more involved? Do you have a passion for making your community safe and beautiful? Consider joining the Lower Bucks Environmental Stewardship Team (LBEST)!
Currently working at Bristol Marsh and Croydon Woods, this group of volunteers will serve as the eyes and ears of the properties and play an important role in Heritage Conservancy’s work in the region. We are looking for local community members who want to make a lasting impact in the community. LBEST will meet regularly to help plan and promote community events, trash clean ups and engagement on the properties.
The Lower Bucks Environmental Stewardship Team is a great way to become more involved with Heritage Conservancy and your community. It serves an important (and fun!) role in management and engagement at both Bristol Marsh and Croydon Woods. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn more! Light Refreshments provided.

When: Introductory Meeting on Saturday, August 12th at 10:30 AM
Where: Grundy Library, 680 Radcliffe St, Bristol, PA 19007
If you are interested in getting involved or for more information, contact Jess Kraus at jkraus@heritageconservancy.org.

 

TRASH CLEANUP AT BRISTOL MARSH
Bristol Marsh Trash Cleanup for National Public Lands Day – As the summer comes to a close, Bristol Marsh will need a good cleanup day before the winter. Help us remove trash at this freshwater tidal marsh for National Public Lands Day and as part of the International Coastal Cleanup. The more trash we collect, the less that will get washed into our waterways!
When: Saturday, September 30th from 10:00 AM to Noon
Where: Bristol Marsh, Meet at the northwest end of parking lot at approximate address of 350 Basin Park, Bristol, PA  19007 – Near Bristol Borough Riverfront Park

 

CALLING ALL BIRDERS AND BIRD ENTHUSIASTS!
Are you an avid birder? Do you enjoy learning about birds and beautiful natural areas? If so, then join Heritage Conservancy and Silver Lake Nature Center for a BirdBlitz at Bristol Marsh. Join us for a day surveying all the birds including fall migrants at Bristol Marsh, enjoy a guided hike or both!
**Volunteer Birders are invited to survey for birds from 6:00 AM until 8:00 PM at the Marsh. You will be provided information and materials to go at your own pace helping us to gather an extensive list of the birds utilizing Bristol Marsh.
If you want to learn about birds and take a guided walk around the marsh led by a Silver Lake Nature Center naturalist, then sign up for our Guided Hike at 10:00 AM (FREE). **ALL AGES are welcome, but attendees under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
When: Saturday, October 14th
Where: Bristol Marsh Nature Preserve, 350 Basin Park, Bristol, PA 19007

For more information or to sign up, please contact Shannon Fredebaugh at sfredebaugh@heritageconservancy.org or 215-345-7020 ext. 104.

 

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

Aldie Mansion Tours and Docent Training
Regular Tours: First Thursday of each month at 6:00 PM or 7:00 PM and second Tuesday of each month at 1:00 PM or 2:00 PM.
Do you love history? Are you as impressed with the beauty of Aldie as we are? If so, come out and get trained to be a tour guide.

If interested in any of these opportunities, please contact Shannon Fredebaugh at sfredebaugh@heritageconservancy.org or 215-345-7020 ext. 104.

 

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