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December 07, 2022

Chainsaw Training - Session A

Glacial Park Conservation Area • 6316 Harts Road RingwoodIL  60072 Organized by McHenry County Conservation District
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Description

We're sorry, but this program is over. The last meeting was Wednesday, December 7, 2022.

Registered District volunteers are invited to learn or get a refresher course on the basic set-up, maintenance, and trouble-shooting of using a chainsaw for restoration projects. Hands-on practice time is included.



If possible, volunteers should provide their own chainsaws and personal protective equipment (ex. helmet, chaps, leather work gloves, steel-toed boots, and safety glasses). A limited amount of chainsaws and protective equipment are available to be checked out from our volunteer supplies for the training day.
Interested volunteers should contact Volunteer Coordinator Jackie Bero at jbero@mccdistrict.org or (815) 219-1549 in case of any questions on borrowing equipment, parking, changes, or cancellations due to weather.
Please watch this chainsaw safety video prior to attending.
*Note: If this event is cancelled due to weather, the back-up day will be Saturday, December 10th.
This training is only available to registered District volunteers. There is still time become a registered volunteer - start the process by filling out an Interest Form here by Oct 31st.
Interested volunteers should contact Volunteer Coordinator Jackie Bero at jbero@mccdistrict.org or (815) 219-1549 in case of any questions on parking, changes, or cancellations due to weather.

*Note: If this event is cancelled due to weather, the back-up rain day will be Saturday, December 10th.

Age Category

Just for Adults

Skills

Registered Volunteer

Location

Location TBA

Prerequisites

Registered Volunteer

Instructor

Jackie Bero

When

December 07, 2022

8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Wednesday

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Age and Gender

Ages 18-255 · Co-Ed

Location

Glacial Park Conservation Area

6316 Harts Road RingwoodIL  60072

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