It's Garlic Mustard Season - Time to Get Rid of This Invasive Plant Before it Flowers

Garlic mustard plants, showing rounded lower leaves, upper narrow leaves and flowers

The Lexington Conservation Stewards invite you to take part in their Garlic Mustard Pulls on conservation land, held throughout April.

Help maintain our conservation land while you get a little exercise!

Sat April 14
9 AM - 12 PM 
Jerry Cataldo Reservation

Join the Conservation Stewards to pull along the trail at the Cataldo Reservation from Bow Street to the Arlington Reservoir. Meet at the trailhead on Bow Street.

Tuesday, May 1, 3 - 5 PM 
Thursday, May 3, 3 - 5 PM 
Idylwilde

It’s April Vacation- get your community service hours in! Help the Conservation Stewards pull at the old community garden site; part of a larger meadow restoration project. Meet in the field on the west side of the stream that runs through Idylwilde. (Parking in the community garden parking area on Middle St).

Saturday, April 21, 9 AM - 12 PM 
Daisy Wilson Meadow

Join the Conservation Stewards to pull along the trail into the meadow from Moreland Avenue. Meet and park along Moreland Avenue at the trailhead.

Sunday, April 22, 2 - 4 PM
Lincoln Park

Join Citizens for Lexington Conservation's multi-year effort in Lincoln Park. Meet at the Fitness Path Trail entrance on Worthen Road across from the LHS playing fields.

Tuesday, May 8, 3 - 5 PM
Thursday, May 10, 3 - 5 PM 
Dunback Meadow

After-school special — get those community service hours in! Join the Conservation Stewards to pull along the northern edge of Dunback Meadow. Meet in the field at the corner of Marrett Rd. and Bacon St. (Parking on shoulder of Marrett Rd. or in parking area at Cotton Farm).

Sunday, April 29, 9 AM - 12 PM
Willard’s Woods

Join the Conservation Stewards to pull along the trails at Willard’s Woods. Meet and park at the Brent Rd. trailhead.

RSVPs are helpful, but walk-ins are welcome: Contact Jordan McCarron, Conservation Stewardship Program Coordinator, at jmccarron@lexingtonma.gov or 781-698-4532.

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