We are looking for volunteers from all ages and levels of experience. Projects include planting, maintaining, and harvesting organically grown vegetables which are then donated to local shelters. Regular volunteer days are scheduled for Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:00 am - Noon and on the first Saturday of each month May through October. Volunteer groups are also needed for a variety of projects around the park, ranging from conservation projects, to flower garden and trail maintenance.
For more information please call or email Jane Gottier at 860-561-8264.
Submit your volunteer form for Plant a Row for the Hungry online today!
Eagle Scout Projects at Westmoor Park
The staff at Westmoor Park can work with your Eagle Scout candidate to identify and plan a project that will benefit Westmoor Park, or perhaps another park in West Hartford in order to complete the requirements for an Eagle Scout Award. A few of the projects recently completed or in progress include: Trail Marking and clearing, Planting a new garden, Weather proofing/Staining a new foot bridge in Wolcott Park, Building a Garden Arbor, Building a Cold Frame, Building and installing Bird houses.
Below, Scouts from West Hartford, CT Troop 44, work on a garden planting project at Westmoor Park
Below, Scouts from Troop 44, build and install Bat Boxes at Spicebush Swamp Park
Below, Scouts from Troop 44, build a new chicken coop at Westmoor Park