Volunteer Signup Form Volunteer with Groundwork Somerville Name First Last Email Have you volunteered with us before?* Yes No In what capacity?* South Street Farm School Gardens Cleaning and Greening events such as Comcast Cares Day, etc. Do you have experience with gardening/farming?* Yes No If yes, please explain.*Are there additional skills you have that you feel would contribute to the work of Groundwork Somerville?*Briefly share why you are interested in volunteering with Groundwork Somerville.*We have a few different volunteer opportunities. What are you interested in? Monthly Cleaning & Greening events - help make our community sparkle by picking up trash, planting bulbs, raking leaves, and potentially assisting with other misc. farm and/or garden tasks. 2021 Clean Up dates: Sat April 24 9-11am (Earth Day), Sat May 22 9-12pm (School Garden Clean Up), Sat June 19 4-7pm (Solstice Clean Up Event), Wed July 21 5:30-8:30pm, Th Aug 26 4-7pm, Sat Sept 25 12-3pm (Apple Cider Day), Sat Oct 23 12-3pm (Fall Shut Down) School Gardens: volunteers are paired with one (or more if desired) of our 9 school garden sites and sign up to help weed, water, and care for the garden regularly between May - September. We require a minimum of 1 day per week, 1hr/day commitment, with flexible timing during the day and ability to take on as many additional hours as you want. South St. Farm Weeding Wednesdays: We will offer regularly "Weeding Wednesdays" between June - September from 8am-10am. This will involve help with weeding the farm and/or support other miscellaneous tasks. South St. Farm Volunteer Lead: volunteers will go through an hour long orientation. They will commit to helping on the farm 1hr/week from May - Sept. and will assist with a range of basic farm tasks. They will be given leadership roles and opportunities to guide other volunteers and guests. They will serve as hosts for the space - opening the farm to the public. This could be for the purpose of eating lunch, reading a book, enjoying a walk around the farm, or helping with ongoing farm tasks. If you selected School Gardens, which school are you interested in volunteering at? Capuano Early Childhood Center - 150 Glen St, 3 raised beds Arthur D. Healey - 5 Meacham St, 3 raised beds and pollinator garden space Albert F. Argenziano - 290 Washington St., 5 raised beds and pollinator garden Benjamin G. Brown - 201 Willow Ave, 1 garden bed and several planters Next Wave Full Circle - 8 Bonair St, 11 raised beds West Somerville Neighborhood School - 177 Powder House Blvd, 8 raised beds East Somerville Community School - 50 Cross St, 23 raised beds and pollinator garden John F. Kennedy School - 5 Cherry St., 3 raised beds (We especially need volunteers at Healey, Next Wave / Full Circle, and East Somerville Community School.)Any additional comments?CAPTCHAPhoneThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.