Making Milkweed Capsules | March 18, 2023

Event Date
Saturday - 03/18/2023
Start Time
9:00 AM
End Time
11:00 AM
Event Description


Due to chilly temperatures, the Bettendorf Conservation Committee has changed their event to making milkweed capsules at Bettendorf High School. All supplies will be provided.


Join the Bettendorf Conservation Committee (BCC) in cleaning up trash in Leach Park and along the Bettendorf riverfront! All ages are welcome for this light-duty cleaning project, but individuals 17 and under must have adult supervision. Volunteers should wear sturdy shoes and dress appropriately for the weather. Trash bags, litter tongs, and gloves will be provided at check-in. 

In inclement weather, there will be the option of making milkweed capsules at Bettendorf High School. Volunteers will be notified by email if the cleanup event is changed or canceled.

Bettendorf High School 3333 18th St, Bettendorf, IA 52722
Event type
Milkweed Capsule Making
Meet Up Location
We'll meet at Bettendorf High School - 3333 18th St, Bettendorf, IA 52722
Registration for event
If you have additional family members, add them below. If you have a large group, please contact us to get set up.
Volunteer Two Name
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  By registering for and participating in this cleanup I agree I will not hold any coordinating or sponsoring organization or their officers, employees and agents, or any other volunteer associated with any cleanup activities whether as a result of their negligence or the negligence of others, responsible for any  injuries or damages that may occur as a result of participation.


understand and agree the activity I am participating in is one where the possibility exists, however slight, that injury could occur. I am in adequate physical condition to engage in this activity.

I give permission for my likeness captured on video, photo and digital camera during ­­the event to be used solely for the purposes of promoting the event on their Web site or in any promotional material or publications, and waive any rights of compensation or ownership.

I understand this is a volunteer activity and will receive no compensation of any kind for labor rendered during this cleanup. 

I have completed this release and waiver for myself and my child/children under the age of 18.