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Volunteers Needed for Spring Park Prep at Waterloo Greenway

Springtime is approaching and we need your help to keep Waterloo Park beautiful and thriving! In these hands-on volunteer workshops, you’ll learn how to cut back herbaceous perennials, groundcovers, shrubs, and grasses throughout the park, all while meeting other plant-loving experts and community members. Volunteers will also assist with collecting/spreading seeds throughout the Hill Country Garden.

Spring Park Prep will take place from 12:30pm – 3:00pm on the following dates:

  • Friday, February 9
  • Tuesday, February 13
  • Thursday, February 15
  • Monday, February 19
  • Wednesday, February 21

Meeting Location: Meredith Heritage Tree Deck at Waterloo Park – 1301 Trinity St, Austin, TX

We kindly ask that you wear appropriate clothing and bring any of the following tools/equipment you may have at home:

  • Water Bottle 
  • Gloves
  • Knee pads
  • Closed toe shoes
  • Hand pruners
  • Pruning Shears
  • Rake

A limited selection of these items will be available onsite. No power tools, please! If you have any questions, please contact Waterloo Greenway’s Horticulture Supervisor Adriane Horne at

Space is limited. This opportunity is open to people of all ages—any children who participate must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Participants must be comfortable working outdoors, navigating uneven surfaces, standing, kneeling, crouching, and lifting.