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Northwest Hills Chapter Ultimate Gift Project

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The Northwest Hills Chapter Ultimate Gift project team included more than 125 moms, boys, very special dads and other guests working for over six hours alongside the Mainspring School’s education director on a variety of projects that made their tired playground shine again!

 

Our Ultimate Gift recipient was Mainspring Schools whose mission is to provide the highest quality early childhood education and care to Austin’s most economically disadvantaged children – along with services so each child and parent have tools for success in school and life. The school’s main playground had weathered erosion, heavy use and deterioration over the past few years. Our goal was to give the playground a revamping and refresh and it was a huge success because of your labor, time, and monetary donations! To find out more about Mainspring, visit their website at www.Mainspringschools.org .

 

 Our chapter was able to complete the following projects:

1.     Upgrading the sandbox with the construction of a new retaining wall, placement of an upgraded weed barrier, addition and spreading of 85 bags of fresh play sand, and creation and planting of a new flower bed to beautify the area.

2.     Refinishing all of the play area benches including the cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing of four wooden picnic tables.

3.     Cleaning and refinishing outdoor musical instrument stations and the toy shed, which involved a lot of cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing

4.     Replacing the beloved tree bench with all new wood. Our members were digging new leg holes, drilling, sawing, sanding, hammering, nailing & screwing, and pouring cement.

5.     Generally cleaning the area involved raking, digging, resetting and replacing garden and climbing rocks, scraping and leveling the track, laying new garden edging, building a new compost center, restoring original mosaic garden art.

 

Whew! That was a lot of work! I hope you enjoy seeing the workday photos and – most importantly – knowing that the students and staff at Mainspring Schools are enjoying their new and restored play area! 

 

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The Northwest Hills Chapter Ultimate Gift project team included more than 125 moms, boys, very special dads and other guests working for over six hours alongside the Mainspring School’s education director on a variety of projects that made their tired playground shine again!

 

Our Ultimate Gift recipient was Mainspring Schools whose mission is to provide the highest quality early childhood education and care to Austin’s most economically disadvantaged children – along with services so each child and parent have tools for success in school and life. The school’s main playground had weathered erosion, heavy use and deterioration over the past few years. Our goal was to give the playground a revamping and refresh and it was a huge success because of your labor, time, and monetary donations! To find out more about Mainspring, visit their website at www.Mainspringschools.org .

 

 Our chapter was able to complete the following projects:

1.     Upgrading the sandbox with the construction of a new retaining wall, placement of an upgraded weed barrier, addition and spreading of 85 bags of fresh play sand, and creation and planting of a new flower bed to beautify the area.

2.     Refinishing all of the play area benches including the cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing of four wooden picnic tables.

3.     Cleaning and refinishing outdoor musical instrument stations and the toy shed, which involved a lot of cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing

4.     Replacing the beloved tree bench with all new wood. Our members were digging new leg holes, drilling, sawing, sanding, hammering, nailing & screwing, and pouring cement.

5.     Generally cleaning the area involved raking, digging, resetting and replacing garden and climbing rocks, scraping and leveling the track, laying new garden edging, building a new compost center, restoring original mosaic garden art.

 

Whew! That was a lot of work! I hope you enjoy seeing the workday photos and – most importantly – knowing that the students and staff at Mainspring Schools are enjoying their new and restored play area! 

 

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Our Ultimate Gift recipient was Mainspring Schools whose mission is to provide the highest quality early childhood education and care to Austin’s most economically disadvantaged children – along with services so each child and parent have tools for success in school and life. The school’s main playground had weathered erosion, heavy use and deterioration over the past few years. Our goal was to give the playground a revamping and refresh and it was a huge success because of your labor, time, and monetary donations! To find out more about Mainspring, visit their website at www.Mainspringschools.org .

 

 Our chapter was able to complete the following projects:

1.     Upgrading the sandbox with the construction of a new retaining wall, placement of an upgraded weed barrier, addition and spreading of 85 bags of fresh play sand, and creation and planting of a new flower bed to beautify the area.

2.     Refinishing all of the play area benches including the cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing of four wooden picnic tables.

3.     Cleaning and refinishing outdoor musical instrument stations and the toy shed, which involved a lot of cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing

4.     Replacing the beloved tree bench with all new wood. Our members were digging new leg holes, drilling, sawing, sanding, hammering, nailing & screwing, and pouring cement.

5.     Generally cleaning the area involved raking, digging, resetting and replacing garden and climbing rocks, scraping and leveling the track, laying new garden edging, building a new compost center, restoring original mosaic garden art.

 

Whew! That was a lot of work! I hope you enjoy seeing the workday photos and – most importantly – knowing that the students and staff at Mainspring Schools are enjoying their new and restored play area! 

 

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The Northwest Hills Chapter Ultimate Gift project team included more than 125 moms, boys, very special dads and other guests working for over six hours alongside the Mainspring School’s education director on a variety of projects that made their tired playground shine again!

 

Our Ultimate Gift recipient was Mainspring Schools whose mission is to provide the highest quality early childhood education and care to Austin’s most economically disadvantaged children – along with services so each child and parent have tools for success in school and life. The school’s main playground had weathered erosion, heavy use and deterioration over the past few years. Our goal was to give the playground a revamping and refresh and it was a huge success because of your labor, time, and monetary donations! To find out more about Mainspring, visit their website at www.Mainspringschools.org .

 

 Our chapter was able to complete the following projects:

1.     Upgrading the sandbox with the construction of a new retaining wall, placement of an upgraded weed barrier, addition and spreading of 85 bags of fresh play sand, and creation and planting of a new flower bed to beautify the area.

2.     Refinishing all of the play area benches including the cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing of four wooden picnic tables.

3.     Cleaning and refinishing outdoor musical instrument stations and the toy shed, which involved a lot of cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing

4.     Replacing the beloved tree bench with all new wood. Our members were digging new leg holes, drilling, sawing, sanding, hammering, nailing & screwing, and pouring cement.

5.     Generally cleaning the area involved raking, digging, resetting and replacing garden and climbing rocks, scraping and leveling the track, laying new garden edging, building a new compost center, restoring original mosaic garden art.

 

Whew! That was a lot of work! I hope you enjoy seeing the workday photos and – most importantly – knowing that the students and staff at Mainspring Schools are enjoying their new and restored play area! 

 

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Our Ultimate Gift recipient was Mainspring Schools whose mission is to provide the highest quality early childhood education and care to Austin’s most economically disadvantaged children – along with services so each child and parent have tools for success in school and life. The school’s main playground had weathered erosion, heavy use and deterioration over the past few years. Our goal was to give the playground a revamping and refresh and it was a huge success because of your labor, time, and monetary donations! To find out more about Mainspring, visit their website at www.Mainspringschools.org .

 

 Our chapter was able to complete the following projects:

1.     Upgrading the sandbox with the construction of a new retaining wall, placement of an upgraded weed barrier, addition and spreading of 85 bags of fresh play sand, and creation and planting of a new flower bed to beautify the area.

2.     Refinishing all of the play area benches including the cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing of four wooden picnic tables.

3.     Cleaning and refinishing outdoor musical instrument stations and the toy shed, which involved a lot of cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing

4.     Replacing the beloved tree bench with all new wood. Our members were digging new leg holes, drilling, sawing, sanding, hammering, nailing & screwing, and pouring cement.

5.     Generally cleaning the area involved raking, digging, resetting and replacing garden and climbing rocks, scraping and leveling the track, laying new garden edging, building a new compost center, restoring original mosaic garden art.

 

Whew! That was a lot of work! I hope you enjoy seeing the workday photos and – most importantly – knowing that the students and staff at Mainspring Schools are enjoying their new and restored play area! 

 

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The Northwest Hills Chapter Ultimate Gift project team included more than 125 moms, boys, very special dads and other guests working for over six hours alongside the Mainspring School’s education director on a variety of projects that made their tired playground shine again!

 

Our Ultimate Gift recipient was Mainspring Schools whose mission is to provide the highest quality early childhood education and care to Austin’s most economically disadvantaged children – along with services so each child and parent have tools for success in school and life. The school’s main playground had weathered erosion, heavy use and deterioration over the past few years. Our goal was to give the playground a revamping and refresh and it was a huge success because of your labor, time, and monetary donations! To find out more about Mainspring, visit their website at www.Mainspringschools.org .

 

 Our chapter was able to complete the following projects:

1.     Upgrading the sandbox with the construction of a new retaining wall, placement of an upgraded weed barrier, addition and spreading of 85 bags of fresh play sand, and creation and planting of a new flower bed to beautify the area.

2.     Refinishing all of the play area benches including the cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing of four wooden picnic tables.

3.     Cleaning and refinishing outdoor musical instrument stations and the toy shed, which involved a lot of cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing

4.     Replacing the beloved tree bench with all new wood. Our members were digging new leg holes, drilling, sawing, sanding, hammering, nailing & screwing, and pouring cement.

5.     Generally cleaning the area involved raking, digging, resetting and replacing garden and climbing rocks, scraping and leveling the track, laying new garden edging, building a new compost center, restoring original mosaic garden art.

 

Whew! That was a lot of work! I hope you enjoy seeing the workday photos and – most importantly – knowing that the students and staff at Mainspring Schools are enjoying their new and restored play area! 

 

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Our Ultimate Gift recipient was Mainspring Schools whose mission is to provide the highest quality early childhood education and care to Austin’s most economically disadvantaged children – along with services so each child and parent have tools for success in school and life. The school’s main playground had weathered erosion, heavy use and deterioration over the past few years. Our goal was to give the playground a revamping and refresh and it was a huge success because of your labor, time, and monetary donations! To find out more about Mainspring, visit their website at www.Mainspringschools.org .

 

 Our chapter was able to complete the following projects:

1.     Upgrading the sandbox with the construction of a new retaining wall, placement of an upgraded weed barrier, addition and spreading of 85 bags of fresh play sand, and creation and planting of a new flower bed to beautify the area.

2.     Refinishing all of the play area benches including the cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing of four wooden picnic tables.

3.     Cleaning and refinishing outdoor musical instrument stations and the toy shed, which involved a lot of cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing

4.     Replacing the beloved tree bench with all new wood. Our members were digging new leg holes, drilling, sawing, sanding, hammering, nailing & screwing, and pouring cement.

5.     Generally cleaning the area involved raking, digging, resetting and replacing garden and climbing rocks, scraping and leveling the track, laying new garden edging, building a new compost center, restoring original mosaic garden art.

 

Whew! That was a lot of work! I hope you enjoy seeing the workday photos and – most importantly – knowing that the students and staff at Mainspring Schools are enjoying their new and restored play area! 

 

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Our Ultimate Gift recipient was Mainspring Schools whose mission is to provide the highest quality early childhood education and care to Austin’s most economically disadvantaged children – along with services so each child and parent have tools for success in school and life. The school’s main playground had weathered erosion, heavy use and deterioration over the past few years. Our goal was to give the playground a revamping and refresh and it was a huge success because of your labor, time, and monetary donations! To find out more about Mainspring, visit their website at www.Mainspringschools.org .

 

 Our chapter was able to complete the following projects:

1.     Upgrading the sandbox with the construction of a new retaining wall, placement of an upgraded weed barrier, addition and spreading of 85 bags of fresh play sand, and creation and planting of a new flower bed to beautify the area.

2.     Refinishing all of the play area benches including the cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing of four wooden picnic tables.

3.     Cleaning and refinishing outdoor musical instrument stations and the toy shed, which involved a lot of cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing

4.     Replacing the beloved tree bench with all new wood. Our members were digging new leg holes, drilling, sawing, sanding, hammering, nailing & screwing, and pouring cement.

5.     Generally cleaning the area involved raking, digging, resetting and replacing garden and climbing rocks, scraping and leveling the track, laying new garden edging, building a new compost center, restoring original mosaic garden art.

 

Whew! That was a lot of work! I hope you enjoy seeing the workday photos and – most importantly – knowing that the students and staff at Mainspring Schools are enjoying their new and restored play area! 

 

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The Northwest Hills Chapter Ultimate Gift project team included more than 125 moms, boys, very special dads and other guests working for over six hours alongside the Mainspring School’s education director on a variety of projects that made their tired playground shine again!

 

Our Ultimate Gift recipient was Mainspring Schools whose mission is to provide the highest quality early childhood education and care to Austin’s most economically disadvantaged children – along with services so each child and parent have tools for success in school and life. The school’s main playground had weathered erosion, heavy use and deterioration over the past few years. Our goal was to give the playground a revamping and refresh and it was a huge success because of your labor, time, and monetary donations! To find out more about Mainspring, visit their website at www.Mainspringschools.org .

 

 Our chapter was able to complete the following projects:

1.     Upgrading the sandbox with the construction of a new retaining wall, placement of an upgraded weed barrier, addition and spreading of 85 bags of fresh play sand, and creation and planting of a new flower bed to beautify the area.

2.     Refinishing all of the play area benches including the cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing of four wooden picnic tables.

3.     Cleaning and refinishing outdoor musical instrument stations and the toy shed, which involved a lot of cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing

4.     Replacing the beloved tree bench with all new wood. Our members were digging new leg holes, drilling, sawing, sanding, hammering, nailing & screwing, and pouring cement.

5.     Generally cleaning the area involved raking, digging, resetting and replacing garden and climbing rocks, scraping and leveling the track, laying new garden edging, building a new compost center, restoring original mosaic garden art.

 

Whew! That was a lot of work! I hope you enjoy seeing the workday photos and – most importantly – knowing that the students and staff at Mainspring Schools are enjoying their new and restored play area! 

 

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The Northwest Hills Chapter Ultimate Gift project team included more than 125 moms, boys, very special dads and other guests working for over six hours alongside the Mainspring School’s education director on a variety of projects that made their tired playground shine again!

 

Our Ultimate Gift recipient was Mainspring Schools whose mission is to provide the highest quality early childhood education and care to Austin’s most economically disadvantaged children – along with services so each child and parent have tools for success in school and life. The school’s main playground had weathered erosion, heavy use and deterioration over the past few years. Our goal was to give the playground a revamping and refresh and it was a huge success because of your labor, time, and monetary donations! To find out more about Mainspring, visit their website at www.Mainspringschools.org .

 

 Our chapter was able to complete the following projects:

1.     Upgrading the sandbox with the construction of a new retaining wall, placement of an upgraded weed barrier, addition and spreading of 85 bags of fresh play sand, and creation and planting of a new flower bed to beautify the area.

2.     Refinishing all of the play area benches including the cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing of four wooden picnic tables.

3.     Cleaning and refinishing outdoor musical instrument stations and the toy shed, which involved a lot of cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing

4.     Replacing the beloved tree bench with all new wood. Our members were digging new leg holes, drilling, sawing, sanding, hammering, nailing & screwing, and pouring cement.

5.     Generally cleaning the area involved raking, digging, resetting and replacing garden and climbing rocks, scraping and leveling the track, laying new garden edging, building a new compost center, restoring original mosaic garden art.

 

Whew! That was a lot of work! I hope you enjoy seeing the workday photos and – most importantly – knowing that the students and staff at Mainspring Schools are enjoying their new and restored play area! 

 

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The Northwest Hills Chapter Ultimate Gift project team included more than 125 moms, boys, very special dads and other guests working for over six hours alongside the Mainspring School’s education director on a variety of projects that made their tired playground shine again!

 

Our Ultimate Gift recipient was Mainspring Schools whose mission is to provide the highest quality early childhood education and care to Austin’s most economically disadvantaged children – along with services so each child and parent have tools for success in school and life. The school’s main playground had weathered erosion, heavy use and deterioration over the past few years. Our goal was to give the playground a revamping and refresh and it was a huge success because of your labor, time, and monetary donations! To find out more about Mainspring, visit their website at www.Mainspringschools.org .

 

 Our chapter was able to complete the following projects:

1.     Upgrading the sandbox with the construction of a new retaining wall, placement of an upgraded weed barrier, addition and spreading of 85 bags of fresh play sand, and creation and planting of a new flower bed to beautify the area.

2.     Refinishing all of the play area benches including the cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing of four wooden picnic tables.

3.     Cleaning and refinishing outdoor musical instrument stations and the toy shed, which involved a lot of cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing

4.     Replacing the beloved tree bench with all new wood. Our members were digging new leg holes, drilling, sawing, sanding, hammering, nailing & screwing, and pouring cement.

5.     Generally cleaning the area involved raking, digging, resetting and replacing garden and climbing rocks, scraping and leveling the track, laying new garden edging, building a new compost center, restoring original mosaic garden art.

 

Whew! That was a lot of work! I hope you enjoy seeing the workday photos and – most importantly – knowing that the students and staff at Mainspring Schools are enjoying their new and restored play area! 

 

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The Northwest Hills Chapter Ultimate Gift project team included more than 125 moms, boys, very special dads and other guests working for over six hours alongside the Mainspring School’s education director on a variety of projects that made their tired playground shine again!

 

Our Ultimate Gift recipient was Mainspring Schools whose mission is to provide the highest quality early childhood education and care to Austin’s most economically disadvantaged children – along with services so each child and parent have tools for success in school and life. The school’s main playground had weathered erosion, heavy use and deterioration over the past few years. Our goal was to give the playground a revamping and refresh and it was a huge success because of your labor, time, and monetary donations! To find out more about Mainspring, visit their website at www.Mainspringschools.org .

 

 Our chapter was able to complete the following projects:

1.     Upgrading the sandbox with the construction of a new retaining wall, placement of an upgraded weed barrier, addition and spreading of 85 bags of fresh play sand, and creation and planting of a new flower bed to beautify the area.

2.     Refinishing all of the play area benches including the cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing of four wooden picnic tables.

3.     Cleaning and refinishing outdoor musical instrument stations and the toy shed, which involved a lot of cleaning, sanding, wood filling and weather sealing

4.     Replacing the beloved tree bench with all new wood. Our members were digging new leg holes, drilling, sawing, sanding, hammering, nailing & screwing, and pouring cement.

5.     Generally cleaning the area involved raking, digging, resetting and replacing garden and climbing rocks, scraping and leveling the track, laying new garden edging, building a new compost center, restoring original mosaic garden art.

 

Whew! That was a lot of work! I hope you enjoy seeing the workday photos and – most importantly – knowing that the students and staff at Mainspring Schools are enjoying their new and restored play area! 

 

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