We are looking for volunteers to help set-up and staff our Pop-Up Shop for the spring Native Tree & Plant Sale. If you’re looking to volunteer your time or you just have a passion for native plants, this is a great opportunity!
When, Where, and What:
Our Pop-Up Shop is located at 31610 N. Almond Road, Libertyville, IL 60048.
We need assistance setting up the Pop-Up Shop on May 14-16 and assistance with the sale on May 17-18 and May 24-25, from 9am-3pm.
Volunteers will help set up equipment, unload inventory, and prepare presale orders for pick-up.
Please note our Pop-Up shop will be in Lake County, IL and we want to be sure you’re comfortable with the following:
- Able to lift and carry up to 40 pounds repeatedly and push carts filled with trees and shrubs
- Be comfortable reading plant labels and order forms that use plants’ scientific/Latin names
- Willing to work outdoors, potentially during inclement weather
- Able to handle plants gently
To Sign Up:
If you’re interested in volunteering, contact LakeCounty@Openlands.org by Friday, May 10 so we can schedule your shift(s) and provide any additional details.