Ada Township Welcomes Volunteers Like You!
Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities:
Ada Township Parks & Recreation Department is seeking volunteers in conjunction with the following upcoming dates/events*:
August 5 – A Call for Stewardship work and helping hands
9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Forest Hill Eastern Middle School Courtyard Project
Enter from the Knapp Street entrance East of Pettis.
Task of the day is to “pull” and remove Spotted Knappweed from the courtyard.
September schedule for planned Volunteer Work Days:
Tuesday, Sept. 3 9:30 – 12:00 Ada Township Park – Stewardship work
Tuesday, Sept. 10 9:30 – 12:00 Roselle Park – Stewardship work
Tuesday, Sept. 17 7:30 – 2:00 FHE Middle school – Stewardship work
Wednesday, Sept. 18 7:30 – 2:00 FHE Middle school – Stewardship work
Friday, Sept 13 8:00 – 12:00 Ada Park – United Way Day of Caring (Stewardship)
Saturday, Sept. 14 8:00 – 1:00 Leonard Field – River Clean Up Day (Land & water crews)
Tuesday, Sept. 24 9:30 - 12:00 Ada Township Park – Prep-work for Festival (crafts, …)
Friday, Sept 27 9:30 – 2:00 Roselle Park – Festival Set Up
Saturday, Sept. 28, 7:00 – 5:00 Roselle Park – Festival and runs support (various shifts)
We will also be conducting a couple days of Trail work at Roselle Park in the next few weeks.
More on those soon.
• Roselle Park River Festival: Saturday, September 28 at Roselle Park, 1010 Grand River Drive NE, Ada, MI 49301 (various shifts are available). We are seeking help with pre-planning, setup, on-site at the festival (manage various exhibits/displays/activities), and take-down help. We will customize an opportunity for you!
• Grand River Run 8K & 2K, September 28 at Roselle Park, 1010 Grand River Drive NE, Ada, MI 49301. We are seeking volunteers to help with course cleanup; water/aid/cheer stations during the race; start/finish line ambassadors; and, refreshment prep/servers.
*PLEASE NOTE: Various volunteer benefits apply, such as community volunteer credit, master gardener credit, refreshments/food/shirts, etc. depending on the volunteer opportunity.
»Adult Parks & Rec Volunteer Opportunities (Application Form):
For information, please click here to download the Volunteer Application Form.
»Youth Parks & Rec Program Volunteer Opportunities (Application Form):
For information, please click here to download the Youth Volunteer Application Form.
2012 Thornapple River Expedition Reaching the Grand River