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Conejo Schools Projects Oct 3-12, 2016

*High School Community Service Opportunities

Supervisor of all Projects:  Olwyn Kingery, ALA, Landscape Architect, Certified Master Gardener, EAGALA certified – Equine Specialist  279-9119                    P. O. Box 765, Newbury Park, CA 91319

*Project Manager/Volunteer Coordinator:  Lynn Mikelatos, CEO Ventura City Corps, Certified Master Gardener  cell (805) 407-4302 (call or text)   Transportation from Venture City Corps in Ventura available one hour prior to project start time.  Must reserve a spot and have application on file and signed by parent or guardian.                                *To Volunteer for projects, please contact Lynn Mikelatos (  youth application must be signed by member & parent



2801 Atlas Avenue, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360    (805) 816-1176 cell         Volunteers from TO GO DIRECT Plant Oak trees & habitat milkweeds or other butterfly garden plants.

Work-day Date:  Monday, October 3, 2016    8am-Noon                                     TEAM 1                               Need to bring wheel barrows, shovels and gloves.  Need ten+ helpers with tree planting knowledge  Holes will be pre-dug



3151 Darlington Drive, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360  (805) 492-3563

Plant 7 Tipu Shade trees apx 8’ beyond rear playground – Holes pre dug.

Workday confirmed – Monday, October 3, 2016 at 10am-2pm Bring our shovels, gloves and spades                                                   TEAM 2


#3  Master Gardener Supervisor Cathy Lewis – (805) 559-6441 Laura Pewe – (818) 585-9333

EARTH’S MAGNET SCHOOL – 2626 Michael Drive, Newbury Park, CA 91320


Plant new butterfly habitat plants.  remove invasive weeds and thin existing plantings.  Workday for more weeding and new planting is October 8 – 8am-Noon.  Tools available at school.


#4  Special Ed Supervisor Annie Alvarez NEWBURY PARK HIGH SCHOOL

456 N Reino Road, Newbury Park, CA 91320  Classroom E5 (805) 498-3678

(805) 901-5514


Raise 4 existing vegetable boxes to wheelchair height. If possible, lay existing flagstone around “fountain area” to form pathways thru boxes.    Need tools/materials for cutting, drilling and hammering of boxes.        All gardening tools, gloves, wheel barrows on site.

Workday is Wednesday, October 12, a school holiday. 8am-noon++


*To Volunteer for projects, please contact/text/call Lynn Mikelatos (805) 407-4302  youth application must be signed by member & parent