Next FoCW Meeting Monday, March 25, 6:30 PM

The next FoCW meeting will be Monday, March 25, at 6:30 PM. We will meet at Lovett Library, 6945 Germantown Ave.

This will be a planning meeting for the spring, along with updates on recent activities and advance planning.

All are welcome to attend.

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Next FoCW Meeting: Wednesday, December 5 at 6:30 PM

The next meeting of Friends of Carpenter’s Woods will be Wednesday, December 5, 6:30 PM at Lovett Library in Mt Airy.

Highlights of the meeting will include a presentation by Moya Kinnealey about her project identifying and observing insect populations in the meadow and a summary of actions related to the PECO tree removal and planting.

Please mark your calendar and plan to join us.

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Love Your Park Service Day Sunday November 18

Join leaders Louise Hayes, John Janick, and FOCW volunteers this Sunday, November 18, from 9:00 – noon in Carpenter’s Woods for our Love Your Park service day.

Projects include:

  • move meadow fencing to close streamside trail
  • planting trees and shrubs

Gloves and tools will be provided. Meet at the Wayne Ave. bus stop on W. Sedgwick.

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Replacement Tree Planting October 30-31

FYI, PECO contractors expect to be planting replacement trees along the edge of Carpenter’s Woods on Tuesday and Wednesday this week.

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Next FoCW Meeting: Monday, October 15 at 6:30 PM

The Friends of Carpenter’s Woods  will meet Monday, Oct. 15, 6:30 PM at Lovett Library.

The agenda will include:

  1. Trees: PECO Chemical Damage Update
  2. Mission Statement and Friends Purpose Discussion
  3. Service Days and Activities Updates
      1. Planning and Volunteers
        1. Service Events: Stream Bank Refurbishment
        2. Plan November–December Dates
      2. Additional Events and Activities Scheduling Options
  1. Old Business
  2. New Business
  3. Next Meeting Date
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