2024 Volunteer & Education Opportunities

Thanks for your interest in volunteering with us! We love all of our volunteers and look forward to you joining us! We provide on-site introduction to tools and practices and also welcome experienced volunteers who can share their knowledge with those getting started.

What does volunteering with City Fruit look like?


This list of volunteer and education opportunities are open to all and will be continually updated throughout the year. You can email Tiare at tiare@cityfruit.org to join our volunteer listserv and be notified when new event registration links are live. For group volunteering (6+ people), please visit our Group Volunteering webpage.

 

Click for quick navigation: Jan, FebMar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

January

No scheduled events.

February

March

April

May

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Wed, 05/08/24, 4-6 pm: Weeding and mulching tree care at Troll’s Knoll P-Patch (820 N 36th St, Seattle, WA 98103). 

Sign-ups for this event has closed.

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Thurs, 05/09/24, 4-6 pm: Soil & tree care volunteer event at High Point Commons Park Orchard ( 3108 SW Graham St, Seattle, WA 98126) and Pond Park Orchard (5954 High Point Dr SW, Seattle, WA 98126).

Sign-ups for this event has closed.

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Thurs, 05/23/24, 4-6 pm: Fruitlet thinning, bagging, and tree netting at Linden Orchard Park (Linden Ave N & N 67th St, Seattle, WA 98103). 

Please sign-up here: https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/jQIOi4-EhRr0rxz4Y0bjbA

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Thurs, 05/30/24, 4-6 pm: Fruitlet thinning at the Good Shepherd Center (4649 Sunnyside Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103)Please sign-up here: https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/-NBq02Hy-Mu7VH0bvMEnHg

June

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Sat, 06/01/24, 10-12 pm (Session 1): Fruitlet thinning and tree netting at McAuliffe Park (10824 NE 116th St, Kirkland, WA 98034). 

Please sign-up here: https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/CutQkr64nOEG2XptUnd4Tg

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Sat, 06/01/24, 12:30-2:30 pm (Session 2): Fruitlet thinning and tree netting at McAuliffe Park (10824 NE 116th St, Kirkland, WA 98034). 

Please sign-up here: https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/20quuGliU5jNlCNgs5kmjQ

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Thurs, 06/06/24, 4-6 pm: Barrier pest management volunteer event at High Point Commons Park Orchard ( 3108 SW Graham St, Seattle, WA 98126).

Please sign-up here: https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/evqaeJpeMKQjUjabu97gOA

July

FREE WORKSHOP

Wed, 07/10/24, 4-6 pm: Young tree training workshop (5954 High Point Dr SW, Seattle, WA 98126). Please sign-up here: https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/G8DFJJwFXZLyAxMpdZ4XKQ

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Thurs, 07/11/24, 5-7 pm: Summer pruning at Linden Orchard Park (Linden Ave N & N 67th St, Seattle, WA 98103). 

Please sign-up here: https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/K9FAGQ2dvQYGBEb7-g7XyQ

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Sat, 07/27/24, 10-12:30 pm: Summer pruning at McAuliffe Park (10824 NE 116th St, Kirkland, WA 98034). 

Please sign-up here: https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/De3K__b8MPUyUkBOBf492A

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Wed, 07/31/24, 5-7 pm: Summer pruning at Kirke Park (7028 9th Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98117)

Please sign-up here: https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/jm-yujcmZ7pjlF0vTqrONw

August

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Sat, 08/03/24, 10-12 pm: Summer pruning and early varietal harvest at Holy Cross Orchard (4315 129th Pl SE, Bellevue, WA 98006). 

Please sign-up here: https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/B0BaA1SUWbsfhcpiIZ5Otg

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Sat, 08/17/24, 10-12 pm: Apple harvest at McAuliffe Park (10824 NE 116th St, Kirkland, WA 98034). Please sign-up here: https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/_pphhbAPg-A6OnSl9rgPcA

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Tues, 08/20/24, 5-7 pm: Apple harvest at Linden Orchard Park (Linden Ave N & N 67th St, Seattle, WA 98103). 

Please sign-up here: https://secure.lglforms.com/form_engine/s/AfIXnLhFLA6JwtR4rfPctg

September

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Sat, 09/21/24, 10-12 pm: Apple harvest at Danny Woo Community Garden (620 South Main St, Seattle, WA 98104). Sign-up link for this event will be published in August!

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Wed, 09/25/24, 5-7 pm: Apple harvest at McAuliffe Park (10824 NE 116th St, Kirkland, WA 98034). Sign-up link for this event will be published in August!

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Fri, 09/27/24, 6-7:30 pm: Apple harvest at Holy Cross Orchard (4315 129th Pl SE, Bellevue, WA 98006). Sign-up link for this event will be published in August!

October

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Tues, 10/01/24, time TBD: Apple harvest at Longacres Orchard (1212 SW 16th St, Renton, WA 98057). Sign-up link for this event will be published in August!

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Thurs, 10/03/24, 3-5 pm: Apple harvest at Good Shepherd Center (4649 Sunnyside Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103). Sign-up link for this event will be published in August!

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Sat, 10/05/24, 10-12 pm: Apple harvest at Holy Cross Orchard (4315 129th Pl SE, Bellevue, WA 98006). Sign-up link for this event will be published in August!

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Tues, 10/08/24, time TBD: Apple harvest at Longacres Orchard (1212 SW 16th St, Renton, WA 98057). Sign-up link for this event will be published in August!

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Tues, 10/15/24, time TBD: Apple harvest at Longacres Orchard (1212 SW 16th St, Renton, WA 98057). Sign-up link for this event will be published in August!

VOLUNTEER EVENT

Thurs, 10/17/24, 3-5 pm: Apple harvest at Good Shepherd Center (4649 Sunnyside Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103). Sign-up link for this event will be published in August!

November

No events scheduled at this time.

December

No events scheduled at this time.

Volunteer and education events in Seattle are funded in part by a Food Equity Fund award from Seattle Department of Neighborhoods.

 

Workshops and volunteer events held at High Point Commons Orchard and Pond Park Orchard are sponsored by the West Seattle Garden Tour.