The News Tribune has details about the upcoming Mount Rainier National Park Associates "alpine gardening" work party on September 6:
Participants will be working at Paradise on the project to replant the area around the new visitor center.
The same article also summarizes the accomplishments of volunteers who were recognized at the annual volunteer picnic a few weeks ago.
Earlier this month, the park staff held its annual volunteer picnic to honor those who have given their time to the park. In particular, the park recognized the following individuals for reaching milestones in their volunteer service, according to park volunteer coordinator Kevin Bacher.