<div dir="ltr"><div style="font-size:12.8px"><img src="cid:ii_15c5a717374fb372" alt="Inline image 2" width="320" height="212" class="gmail-CToWUd gmail-a6T" tabindex="0"><img src="https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/R5acX3dqXTurJxJY8AWZnvQsq_O2ty1V0cHKQ7KS5OgkjnwhhIBph7yyIvv2dFA4CQyre1BeYhhp-f_m1CRy_tLABZ7wLKL_wEUB6lhFKiTyxNgo1SZ48EsOiXJsE4yNvmciLIw4" width="320" height="212" class="gmail-CToWUd gmail-a6T" tabindex="0" style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial; font-size: 11pt; white-space: pre-wrap; border: none;"><img src="https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/fu3KybWrzdNVOytI1cy_pTJzoAI0INMEbfxQO7Be9x-kOdcxho5HpwPHxyUgt1253PfWKAtrQ71yEWnpxGGaIqdpc3onmuv3FAdkoWOZ3rxFf-t5c-UzQGSkW0tRXsA7NufW93Kb" width="301" height="211" class="gmail-CToWUd gmail-a6T" tabindex="0" style="background-color: transparent; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Arial; font-size: 11pt; white-space: pre-wrap; border: none; margin-right: 0px;"><br></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><br></div><div style="font-size:12.8px"><span id="gmail-m_1868178804271756709gmail-docs-internal-guid-89fa4616-5a72-a3d0-de97-9cc65f13d0c5"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);background-color:transparent;font-weight:700;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Starting June 3, 10 a.m. - noon: monthly community workdays at FOSC Native Plant Demonstration Garden in Dimond Park</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"> </p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Ready to start gardening with California native plants? Already have a native garden, but want to deepen your knowledge about working with local flora? Community workdays at Dimond Park’s gorgeous Native Plant Demonstration Garden are an opportunity to join with like-minded folks to collaborate on tending a well-established public garden. All skill levels welcome, but volunteers should have some basic gardening skills, a general understanding of California native plants, and a desire to learn more about plant identification, pollinator/plant interactions, needs of specific plants, habitat enhancement, and garden design for year-round beauty and minimal maintenance. Activities include weeding, pruning, mulching, planting, watering, and lively conversation.</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"> </p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Beginning this Saturday, June 3rd, community workdays at the Demo Garden will occur on the first Saturday of the month from 10 a.m. - noon. The garden is adjacent to the driveway leading to the Dimond Park Recreation Center 3860 Hanly Road, Oakland. Continuing along this driveway leads to a free parking lot. Entering “Friends of Sausal Creek Native Plant Demonstration Garden” into Google Maps allows you to view the location on a map. Tools and gloves will be provided.</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"> </p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">If you haven't volunteered with FOSC within the past year, please sign and bring both </span><a href="http://www.documents.sausalcreek.org/FOSC_City_Waiver.pdf" target="_blank" style="text-decoration-line:none"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial;text-decoration-line:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">waiver forms</span></a><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"> to the program. These forms are valid for up to a year with any FOSC program (</span><a href="http://www.sausalcreek.org/" target="_blank" style="text-decoration-line:none"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial;text-decoration-line:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">www.sausalcreek.org</span></a><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"> > Volunteer). For more information, please contact Jill at </span><a href="mailto:field@sausalcreek.or" target="_blank" style="text-decoration-line:none"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial;text-decoration-line:underline;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">field@sausalcreek.or</span></a><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">g or <a href="tel:(510)%20853-3533" value="+15108533533" target="_blank">(510) 853-3533</a> . </span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"><br></span></p><p style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Arial;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">See you in the 'Shed!</span></p></span></div><div><br></div>-- <br><div class="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><img src="https://plus.google.com/u/0/_/focus/photos/public/AIbEiAIAAABDCOqXpbPxidbXBCILdmNhcmRfcGhvdG8qKGIyZjAwNTkxNjEyZWEzYmExNjAyOTYzNjE2N2Y5YmZjOGRjZTYxYzIwAQK7qq_RHss2_3SHJZLN2lDvKCpF" alt="Picture" style="font-size: 12.8px;" width="96" height="96"></div><div dir="ltr"><span style="font-size:13.3333px"><b><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Jill Flaningam Miller</font></b></span><div><span style="font-size:13.3333px"><b><font face="tahoma, sans-serif">Restoration and Education Manager</font></b></span></div><div><span style="font-size:13.3333px"><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><b>Friends of Sausal Creek</b> </font></span></div><div><span style="font-family:tahoma,sans-serif;font-size:13.3333px">email: </span><a href="mailto:field@sausalcreek.org" style="font-family:tahoma,sans-serif;font-size:13.3333px" target="_blank">field@sausalcreek.org</a><br></div><div><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.8px">web: </span><a href="http://www.sausalcreek.org" style="font-size:12.8px" target="_blank">www.sausalcreek.org</a><br></font></div><div><font face="tahoma, sans-serif"><span style="font-size:12.8px">cell: 510.853.3533</span><br></font></div><div><font face="Arial"><span style="font-size:13.3333px"><br></span></font></div><div><br><br></div></div></div></div></div></div></div></div>
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