March 6-8, 2020
Several times each year, we get together behind the scenes to do maintenance on structures, clear roads and pastures and tidy up our spaces in joyful anticipation of the workshops and camps to come. Duties include: cooking, washing dishes, stacking and chopping firewood, garden-work, and also specialized skills like heavy equipment operation, welding, auto-repair, and carpentry. We'll break up into teams: Kitchen Crew, Cabin Cleaners, Building Repair and Maintenance, Forestry Group, Truck Fleet Mechanic Team, Welders & Equipment. All participants will register ahead of time to get their assignments. Call or email ahead to reserve your space.
Date/Time: 5pm March 6 - 5pm March 8, 2020
Road Conditions: 1.5 miles off-road gravel - watch the video(link is external)
Location: 8 miles east of Boone, NC - Base camp at Turtle Island Preserve is just 2 miles off the Blue Ridge Parkway - Bamboo Gap Exit
How To Register:
Mail in the Volunteer Application
Familiarize yourself with the Volunteer Handbook
Email to discuss: Mail@turtleislandpreserve.com
Turtle Island Preserve
Attn. Volunteer Program 2020
2683 Little Laurel Road
Boone, NC 28607
After You've Registered:
What to Bring
CRITICAL Orientation Info
Please note, your registration is your official acceptance of this liability waiver:
ATTENTION ALL VISITORS: Be aware that Turtle Island Preserve is NOT LIABLE for your safety, health or any impairment of it. Enter at your own risk. Your presence represents your acknowledgement that you accept full liability for any damage to you/your children’s person or property. This applies to everyone on the premises or associated with Turtle Island Preserve programs.
WARNING: Under North Carolina law, a farm animal activity sponsor or farm animal professional is not liable for an injury to or the death of a participant in farm animal activities resulting exclusively from the inherent risks of farm animal activities. Chapter 99E of The North Carolina General Statutes.
WARNING: Under North Carolina Law, There Is No Liability For An Injury To Or Death Of A Participant In An Agritourism Activity Conducted At This Agritourism Location If Such Injury Or Death Results From The Inherent Risks Of The Agritourism Activity. Inherent Risks Of Agritourism Activities Include, Among Others, Risks Of Injury Inherent To Land, Equipment, And Animals, As Well As The Potential For You To Act In A Negligent Manner That May Contribute To Your Injury Or Death. You Are Assuming The Risk Of Participating In This Agritourism Activity.