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Fall Cleanup at Frank Melville Park

November 11, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Please note, this event is for registered for Nature Initiative members only. To learn more about our youth program, click here.

Come join us on a day off to help put down mulch around the dogwood trees, spread some leaf litter onto the flower beds in the pollinator garden, and tend to some unwanted plants in the newly marked meadow habitat. If we have some extra time, we’ll take a walk through the park and down to the bridge by Setauket Mill Pond to look for basking turtles and any other wildlife.

Frank Melville is a beautiful & local preserve that we’ve done a lot of restoration work with and their always very appreciative for our volunteers! We will be meeting in the parking lot of the Bates House.

What to bring/further instructions:

  • Clothes that might get a little dirty (long sleeves)
  • Sneakers with high socks (in case ticks are a concern)
  • Garden gloves, hand trowel/hand rake if you have
  • Binoculars (optional)
  • Water bottle


November 11, 2020
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Event Category:


Nature Initiative


The Bates House
1 Bates Road
Setauket, East Setauket, NY 11733 United States
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