Dakota County Historical Society


LeDuc Historic Estate, Hastings - 5.14 - 10.31: LeDuc Estate Heritage Garden and Groundskeeping Volunteer

 

General Description

Help with the seasonal vegetable garden and general gardens on the grounds of the LeDuc Estate while learning about the unique history of this local landmark.

 

Location

LeDuc Historic Estate

1629 Vermillion Street

Hastings, MN 55033

 

Date/Time

Seasonally

 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist with maintaining general garden activities
  • Weeding
  • Planting
  • Watering
  • Pruning
  • Gardening tools will be provided, but work gloves are recommended for you to bring.

 

Minimum Qualifications

None – some gardening experience is preferred.

 

Minimum Time Commitment

Minimum of 1 hour per week (can be more if desired)

 

Activity Level

Moderate - To fully participate may require leisurely walking over primarily even surfaces.  There may be a limited number of steps, a minimal amount of uneven surfaces, and some standing for extended periods of time. Comfortable shoes recommended.

 

Required Training

Trainings will be one on one at your discretion - meet with site staff and garden volunteers. You will be shown the grounds and the process used by current garden volunteers. Then will be able to work independently or on an on-call basis as needed.

 

Contact Information

Mariah Ring

LeDuc Estate Site Supervisor

Phone: 651-438-8480

Email: Mariah.ring@co.dakota.mn.us

Qualifications Required

  • Accepted Data Privacy Notice - Tennessen Notice Must be Yes
  • Signed Volunteer Waiver Must be at least Yes

Schedule Summary

This activity occurs between Friday, May 14, 2021 and Sunday, October 31, 2021