Age Minimum (with Adult): 10+, Minimum Age:15+
Earth Keepers in Jersey City (Veteran's Cemetery)
Volunteers are needed to help revitalize, beautify, maintain and improve areas in the cemetery through a variety of gardening projects. The Historic Jersey City & Harsimus Cemetery is a state treasure. Prior to the creation of the Cemetery in 1829, its historical significance dates back to the 1700's. Now, the sacred eternal resting place of thousands of soldiers from the Revolutionary & Civil Wars, the War of 1812, the Spanish-American War, WWI and II. Come help preserve history!
- Volunteers will receive a brief orientation upon arrival
- Free on-site parking is available
- Please wear closed toed shoes and long pants
- Sunscreen and bug spray are recommended
- Following specific instructions regarding each task help make everyone have a positive experience
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