Click here to register to volunteer at the Wild Plant Nursery.
What: Join us on Sundays, Mondays, and Thursdays for our regular nursery workdays. Volunteers can help us catchup with the various nursery tasks we've fallen behind on like weeding, sowing seeds, preparing pots, transplanting, etc. Please wear shoes that can get muddy, bring your own water and gloves, and wear a mask.
Contact Matt Bright if you have questions about the schedule: For safety reasons, we are limiting the number of volunteers to 10 per event. Volunteers MUST register to attend a volunteer workday. If you have any questions about scheduling at the nursery call or text Matt Bright at 703 859 2951.
Where: The Nursery is in Springfield, Virginia, in Franconia Park, which lies just south of the Beltway, and just east of the Beltway’s intersection with Routes 95 and 395. The address to our entrance is 6100 Cloud Drive. Access is from Franconia Road (644). From Franconia, turn north on Thomas Drive, less than half a mile east of the 395/95 intersection. There is a traffic light at Thomas. From Thomas, turn right onto Meriwether Lane. Turn left onto Cloud Drive. Please park in the parking lot at the bottom of the entrance road, then walk down the dirt road along the community gardens. Our nursery lies beyond the community gardens. View the nursery's location on Google Maps.
Contact: Matt Bright (email@example.com or 703-859-2951)
All visitors must abide by the following rules:
All volunteers and customers must be pre-confirmed either through our online volunteer sign-up or our online appointment systems.
No more than 10 people can volunteer for an event at one time.
Volunteers/customers should not visit the Wild Plant Nursery if they have any COVID symptoms, or have been exposed to someone with COVID-19 in the last 14 days.
Volunteers/customers must wear a face mask while at the Wild Plant Nursery.
Volunteers/customers must practice social-distancing while at the Wild Plant Nursery.
Volunteers are encouraged to bring their own work gloves and water bottles.