Volunteers needed for pear harvest
Join other volunteers for a fun and productive day of harvesting pears at Lafayette Reservoir Recreation Area.
All pears will be donated to the White Pony Express, an organization that delivers to those in need across Contra Costa County. The Urban Farmers, a local non profit, will be leading the harvest and will provide poles, crates, ladders and trained harvest leaders.
Registration: All volunteers must register through The Urban Farmers website to receive instructions and complete liability release forms. Register here.
Bring: Comfortable clothes, sturdy shoes, hat, sun glasses, gardening gloves, drinking water, snacks and brown bag to take some fruit home.
Weather Conditions: Rain or shine but be prepared for warm weather. Click here for weather information.
Parking: Volunteers will receive instructions for obtaining a free parking pass.
Contact: The Urban Farmers