Category «Volunteer Work»

Forest Park Landscaping: Honeysuckle Removal

Quiet Village Landscaping Team Member 02

On Friday, November 14th, Quiet Village Landscaping Co. volunteered with St. Louis’ Forest Park Forever Nature Reserve staff and Park Ecologist Peter VanLinn III to clear away invasive plants and trees.  Despite the 34-degree weather, we removed honeysuckles, mulberries and other invasive species from a large plot of land in-between the Highlands golf course and Jefferson Lake. …

How We All Ended Up Standing in a Dumpster

Standing in a Dumpster

“So there we were, ankle-deep in Christmas lights, standing in a dumpster…” Quiet Village Landscaping had a blast sorting holiday lights with our friends at St. Louis Green on Wednesday, December 11th.  Folks dropped off old Christmas lights that didn’t work anymore at various locations, donating them to St. Louis Green.  Our mission was to …