Borough of Newtown

23 North State Street
Newtown, PA  18940
Phone: 215.968.2109
Fax: 215.968.6338

Office Hours:  Monday-Friday 9 AM-5 PM

All meetings are held
in Borough Hall
unless otherwise noted.

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Newtown Common - Volunteer Planting

Date: October 21, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM


Volunteers are needed on Saturday, October 21st (rain date Oct. 28th) from 9 AM to 1 PM for Newtown Common Planting Day in the historic Newtown Common, located at the foot of W. Greene Street along Newtown Creek in Newtown Borough.


Volunteers will meet and sign-in behind Burns Auto Repair at 19 N. Sycamore Street, Newtown, PA.  Parking will not be available at this location.  Free parking will be available in the Borough municipal parking lot between Washington and Centre Avenues.  Parking vouchers will be available at the volunteer check-in.


All volunteers must be at least 9 years old and children must have adult supervision.  Everyone should bring gloves, a trowel or small shovel, boots or waders if you have them, and a bucket or watering can. 


For more information, email or call/text 215-208-4726. 


Come enjoy the morning working for a very good cause.  Refreshments will be provided.


This restoration project was made possible by the TreeVitalize Watersheds Grant program, the Plant One Million campaign, managed by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, with funding from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection's Growing Greener program.

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