Seattle, WA: Celebrate Earth Day at Washington Park Arboretum

Saturday, April 22, 2017 - April 22, 2017 9:00 am


Join SCA for Earth Day to give back to Seattle’s public lands and help restore the Washington Park Arboretum. With support from American Express and Southwest Airlines, SCA is mobilizing volunteers coast to coast in celebration of Earth Day. Here’s how YOU can help: 


WHEN: Saturday, April 22nd, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

WHERE: Washington Park Arboretum, 2300 Arboretum Drive East, Seattle, WA 98112 (#43 or #48 bus to 24th Ave East at Lynn Street). Meet at the Crabapple Meadow just south of the Graham Visitor Center. 

WHAT: Volunteers will restore the Washington Park Arboretum through planting, mulching, removing invasive species, and maintaining trails throughout the arboretum.

BRING WITH YOU: Please wear long pants and closed-toe shoes, preferably work boots or sturdy sneakers, and bring a reusable water bottle. Event will take place rain or shine so please dress appropriately for the weather! 

PROVIDED: SCA will provide coffee and snacks for all volunteers, as well as project materials and gloves. 

QUESTIONS: Contact the SCA Northwest Office at 206-324-4649.


Can’t make it to the event? Upload a photo through the free Donate A Photo app and select SCA as the benefiting organization. For every photo uploaded, Johnson & Johnson will donate $1* to help empower the next generation of conservation leaders. 

 * Disclosure Statement: Johnson & Johnson has curated a list of trusted causes, and you can donate a photo to one cause, once a day. Each cause will appear in the app until it reaches its goal, or the donation period ends. If the goal isn’t reached, the cause will still get a minimum donation.

Earth Day in Seattle would not be possible without the support of our regional partners: 
Arboretum Foundation, University of Washington Botanic Gardens, Seattle Parks & Recreation