Date(s) - 02/18/2017
8:00 am - 11:00 am
(CLICK on Map and Vizcaya Form above TO DOWNLOAD)
PROJECTS will depend on season, needs and resources. They may include nursery or habitat (Pine Rocklands / Butterfly or Hammock). You can expect to do real work, get grubby, and make the world a better place.
NAVIGATE Go to 3280 South Miami Avenue Miami, Florida 33129. Park in the Museum of Science lot near Miami Ave.
UPG works in a private area. The map shows our most common work site, but we’re working in other areas as well.
You may receive special instructions and a map in an e-mail the night before, or a weather advisory. Check your e-mail before coming. You will NEED this info to find us!
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS This is a Vizcaya site. All Volunteers must sign a Vizcaya Volunteer Form. You may download it using the link at the top of the page. Minors, be sure to have your parent/guardian sign this form.
BRING / Wear / Prepare Bring a water bottle, closed-toed shoes & dress for the weather. Gardening gloves, favorite sunblock and bug repellant are optional. UPG will provide Tools, Gloves, and endless water refills (no ice, sorry, please BYO). You will be doing real work, so eat a real breakfast (you will need the energy).
BATHROOM There is no bathroom on site. Plan accordingly.
SCHEDULE Volunteers, see above. UPG Staff, coordinate with your supervisor.
GROUPS If you have a group larger than 4 people, please contact [email protected]
Subject: Group for (insert Place & Date). Include your cell#, the number and ages in your group.
CHILDREN Unfortunately, Vizcaya Policy excludes children under 14. UPG welcomes children at all our other sites. If you would like to bring teens 14+, please send an e-mail to the site supervisor (see below). Subject: Children for (insert Place & Date). Include your cell#, the number and ages in your group.