Category Archives: Earth Day

Volunteers needed: Earth Day Creek Cleanup — April 23

earth day logoJoin us for the annual Minnehaha Creek & Creek Spur cleanup April 23.

We’ll have coffee, pastries and pizza for those who come out to help with the clean up. It’s always fun, rain or shine! Bring your own gloves and small plastic shopping bags (to use as garbage bags) if you have them, otherwise some will be provided for you.

Families & kids are welcome see you there!

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Creek Clean-Up 2015

mpls earth day clean upJoin us for the annual Minnehaha Creek Clean-Up!

Sat. April 25, 9:30 – noon

Meet at the Lynnhurst Community Center.  Wear comfortable shoes (which will get dirty).  We’ll provide gloves and trash bags.  Coffee, Sweet Treats and Pizza will be served!

https://www.minneapolisparks.org/news/2015/03/05/269/park_board_and_city_announce_2015_earth_day_clean-up_event
Photo: Minneapolis Park Board website

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REMINDER – Earth Day Clean-up this Saturday, April 26

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Earth Day 2014

Earth Day 201420th Anniversary Watershed Clean Up, Saturday April 26, 2014, 9:30 to Noon

 

 

  • Meet at the Lynnhurst Community Center to sign-in and have coffee and rolls. We will be cleaning up the areas around Minnehaha Creek.
  • Gloves and trash bags will be provided.
  • Return to the Community Center after 11:00 for pizza, other activities and to view educational displays
  • This is a great family event—or bring a group of friends and help make a difference by cleaning up our beautiful environs.

The Earth Day Clean-Up has become the largest community service project in Minneapolis and takes place at nearly 40 clean-up sites throughout the city. Since 2008, more than 12,000 residents have removed more than 75,000 lbs of garbage. It’s free to participate and residents are encouraged to participate by volunteering to help pick up trash in parks, neighborhoods, and watersheds. No preregistration needed.

Lynnhurst Earth Day Cleanup Rescheduled – Mark your calendars

EarthDayThe Lynnhurst Neighborhood Minnehaha Creek & Creek Spur cleanup has been rescheduled. Hope you can join us.

When: Saturday May 4, 2013                               9:30 am – Noon

Where: Register at Lynnhurst Park  Building 1345 W. Minnehaha Parkway

Gloves & bags will be provided or even better bring your own. After the clean-up join us for pizza, prizes & displays beginning at 11:15

Earth Day Activities Update

EarthDayThe Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) and the City of Minneapolis Earth Day Clean-Up Event scheduled for Saturday, April 20, 2013 has been postponed due to substantial snowfall.  According to the Park Board individual cleanups will take place throughout the coming weeks.  Information regarding the makeup cleanup events can be found on the MPRB website www.minneapolisearthday.com

The Recycle Run  scheduled for Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 8:45 am at Lake Harriet will take place rain, shine, or snow.

Volunteers needed : Earth Day

Join us for the annual Minnehaha Creek & Creek Spur cleanup April 21. We’ll have coffee, pastries, pizza and maybe even some prizes for those who come out to help with the clean up. It’s always fun, rain or shine! Bring your own gloves and small plastic shopping bags (to use as garbage bags) if you have them, otherwise some will be provided for you. See you there!

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