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Volunteer preparation days at Big Indian for May events

Join us in making Big Indian beautiful and ready for all the major events coming up in May.

Volunteers can stay over if they inform us adequately ahead of time at

Volunteers should bring sleeping bags , snacks, drinks bug and tic repellant, and work gloves

Work needed includes:

Set up and steak down new yellow tent and white tents

Set up Mandalas and Thangkas in Meditation hall

Scrub wash meditation hall floor. Move planters and arrange with soil and flowers

Clean up and reinforce deck steps

Powerwash and scrape Meditation hall exterior deck and reseal

Prime and Paint meditation hall

Planting of flowering bushes : JP and Susan team captains

Some Demolition work in Cabin

Shrine building and meditation table making and painting ( John Petit)

Clean cabin stove in Cabin B side

Take down and burn old prayer flags hanging from Stupa Etc. Raise new flags

Further cleaning of Cabin and lofts

Pondside drainage placement

Raking and weeding wherever needed or possible

Earlier Event: May 4
New Moon