CHIP-in! has several special events throughout the year, each with a different set of goals in mind, but all with the ultimate goal of improving our parks and natural areas.
|POINT DEFIANCE MARINA BEACH CLEAN UPS
Every 3rd Saturday from 9 am to noon.
• Jan. 21
• Feb. 18
• Mar. 18
• Apr. 15
• May 20
• Jun. 17
• Jul. 15
• Aug. 19
• Sep. 16
• Oct. 21
• Nov. 18
• Dec. 16
Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Caring
|PARKS APPRECIATION DAY
April 22, 2017 from 9 am to noon
Parks throughout Pierce County
We'll trim limbs, groom grounds and plant flowers and trees during one of the largest attended environmental volunteer days in the south sound.
June 3, 2017 from 9 am to noon
Celebrate National Trails Day at our local parks by doing trail improvements to help our existing trail system.
|UNITED WAY DAY OF CARING
September 22, 2017 from 9 am to noon
Each year, the United Way challenges corporate groups and individuals to get involved in local community projects on the 3rd Friday in September. Metro Parks Tacoma hosts or co-hosts sites in order to improve our natural areas and nature-centered facilities. For more information about participating in Day of Caring contact Nicole Milbradt at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|GREEN TACOMA DAY
October 7, 2017 from 9 am to noon
This event takes place at multiple parks throughout the nation in conjunction with National Public Lands Day. It is delivered through the Green Tacoma Partnership with a focus centered on habitat restoration in our natural areas.