735 Nod Hill Rd., Wilton, CT 06897. Phone: 203-834-1896.
On Saturday, September 26, 2015, Weir Farm National Historic Site will host a volunteer invasive plant pull followed by old fashioned apple cider making from 8:45 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in celebration of National Public Lands Day! All are welcome to join and volunteer for the day. Volunteers will assist National Park Service staff in habitat restoration, removing invasive plants such as Garlic Mustard and Japanese Barberry from the woodlands in the morning. Then they will make apple cider and enjoy the fresh drink to end the day! Tools, gloves, and water will be provided. Proper attire for the event includes sturdy closed toe shoes, long pants, long sleeves, and hats. Sunscreen, insect repellent, and a water bottle are recommended. Please bring a brown bag lunch for yourself. This event will take place rain or shine. Registration for this event is required and space is limited to 20 participants. To register or for more information, please call Volunteer Coordinator, Andrew Lowe, at (203) 834-1896 ext. 11.