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Coming in MARCH: "A WALK IN THE PARK" Cleanups - Every Tuesday!

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Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department

  • 2 people are interested

*DUE TO THE NEW MECKLENBURG COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DIRECTIVE, ALL VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES PREVIOUSLY LISTED THROUGH FEBRUARY 28, 2021 HAVE BEEN POSTPONED OR CANCELLED!

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to help keep your favorite Park or Greenway clean and healthy by picking up litter! A great way to spend an hour at lunchtime on Tuesdays, 11:00am-12:00, getting outdoors and helping in your community.
UPCOMING DATES AND LOCATIONS - PLEASE SPECIFY WHEN SENDING A RESPONSE:

    • March 2 @ Park Road Park, 6220 Park Road, Charlotte 28210
    • March 9 @ Nevin Community Park, 6000 Statesville Road, Charlotte 28269
    • March 16 @ Howie Acres Park, 4200 Redwood Avenue, Charlotte 28205
    • March 23 @ Lower McAlpine Creek Greenway, 11823 Johnston Road, Charlotte 28226
    • March 30 @ Camp Greene Park, 1221 Alleghany Street, Charlotte 28208
    • April 6 @ Kirk Farm Fields (Greenway), 201 E Mallard Creek Road, Charlotte 28262
    • April 13 @ Evergreen Nature Preserve, 1336 Norland Road, Charlotte 28205
    • April 20 @ Little Sugar Creek Greenway/Cordelia Park, 624 Parkwood Avenue, Charlotte 28205
    • April 27 @ James Boyce Park, 300 Boyce Road, Charlotte 28211
  • Registration is limited to 20 Volunteers per date- EVERY VOLUNTEER MUST PRE-REGISTER!
  • Volunteers should plan to bring their own work gloves, face coverings and water supply - All current distancing and health directives will be followed.
  • An email will be sent to all Volunteers the day before the cleanup date, with details about parking, what to bring, what to wear, etc. *Cleanup/Parking locations subject to change!
  • Volunteers should be at least 10 years old; anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult who is at least 21 years old.

If you have questions, or if you have a group who would like to help on a different day/time, please contact the Park & Recreation Volunteer Coordinator at Karen.Howard@MeckNC.gov.

THANK YOU FOR CHOOSING TO VOLUNTEER WITH US!



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About Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department

Location:

5841 Brookshire Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28216, US

Mission Statement

To assist Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department staff by supplementing and supporting staff with volunteers in order to better provide the services needed to offer quality recreation and leisure services. To provide the Citizens of Mecklenburg County opportunities for Community Involvement and to increase their awareness of the Department’s Responsibilities, Services and Results.

Description

To assist Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department staff by supplementing and supporting staff with volunteers in order to better provide the services needed to offer quality recreation and leisure services. To provide the Citizens of Mecklenburg County opportunities for Community Involvement and to increase their awareness of the Department’s Responsibilities, Services and Results.

Community
Environment

WHEN

Tue Mar 02, 2021 - Tue Apr 27, 2021
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM  

WHERE

Various locations throughout Mecklenburg CountyCharlotte, NC 28204

(35.21507,-80.82948)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 10
  • 11:00am-12:00 - 1 hour per date
  • Wear long pants/sleeves, closed-toe shoes; bring work gloves, face covering and water.

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