Training class for park system volunteers May 17

The Monmouth County Park System is seeking volunteers for its trail maintenance corps to help preserve the 100-plus miles of trails within the system.

A free training session will be held May 17 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Manasquan Reservoir Environmental Center, Georgia Tavern Road, Howell. New volunteers must attend a training session prior to participating in trail workdays, including National Trails Day, June 7.

For more information, call Karen at (732) 842-4000, ext. 4283, or e-mail