MLK Jr Day of Service

January 20
9:00 - 1:00 pm
MLK Jr Day of Service

Awbury Arboretum will be hosting a Day of Service in the Awbury Landscape in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.  Volunteers will work in groups on various tasks to help the continued improvement and care of our community green space. 

After a morning of work everyone is invited to share in a potluck soup lunch and time of reflection at the Cope House. 

Location: projects will take place throughout the Arboretum; meet at the Cope House, 1 Awbury Rd, Phila, PA

All registered volunteers will be contacted prior to the event for more details, including project assignments, group leaders, and items to bring.

Questions?  Please contact Landscape Manager Karen Flick at

Not able to attend the event but still want to help?  Here are three ways:

1. Donate funds* for tools and gloves for volunteers.

2. Donate funds* for our potluck lunch.

*Click here to donate; simply note “MLK Jr Day of Service supplies” in the Notes/Comments section.

3. Donate a dish for our potluck lunch – soup, bread, cookies, or another favorite side dish.  Please coordinate delivery with Karen (