Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Adventure Center of Asheville and Asheville Greenworks promote Green Adventure Day - Mar. 21st

When: Saturday, March 21, 2015, 9am-5pm

What: Participate in an Asheville Greenworks service project at the Adventure Center of Asheville and receive       50% off that day to climb the Asheville Treetops Adventure Park, or zip the KidZip or the Asheville Zipline Canopy Adventures.

Service projects with Asheville Greenworks include supervision and all the tools you need!

Roadside Cleanup –1–3pm (ages 13+) Roadside litter is just waiting to creep into our streams and rivers. Take a walk to cleanup roadside trash before it can trash our waterways.

Stream Bank Restoration-10-1pm (ages 16+) Clean up an old trash dump next to Smith Mill Creek. Then volunteers will plant trees along the creek to stabilize the banks to promote local ecological recovery. This will be an educational experience about stream restoration, tree planting and resource conservation.

Smith Mill Creek Cleanup -9 -11am and 1- 3pm (ages 13+) Clean out trash from Smith Mill Creek. This creek has trash from Emma Road and feeds directly into the French Broad River. Help save our river from senseless littering!

Tree Potting Party-9-11am (all ages) Join us as we pot hundreds of bare root native tree saplings for our Summer and Fall planting programs. Bring one home to plant on your own!

Tree Planting-1- 3 pm (ages 5+) Join us for a tree planting. The Adventure Center will provide several beautiful life giving trees for us to plant. Learn best practices of tree planting from the experts at Asheville Greenworks.

Where: All projects will start and finish at the Adventure Center of Asheville, 1 Resort Drive, Asheville, NC.

Booking info: Reservations are required!

Individuals/Families: Schedule your service project (828.254.1776) then schedule your adventure (877.247.5539 or, code “service”). Organized groups (scouts, college groups, teams, schools, youth, corporate groups):  828.450.3400 or

For more information about the Adventure Center:

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