Great Arkansas Cleanup 2019
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Free Pizza lunch for participants
Crowley's Ride State park Organizing The Great Arkansas Cleanup on September 14th, 2019
Volunteers needed to help keep Crowley's Ridge State Park beautiful
Volunteers are needed to participate in Crowley's Ridge State Park's annual fall litter pickup September 14th, 2019 from 10AM- 11:30AM. This cleanup is being held in conjunction with the Keep America Beautiful Great American Cleanup in Arkansas, which is an annual spring statewide litter-pickup campaign by Keep Arkansas Beautiful (KAB).
"So much can be accomplished when we work together to keep Crowley's Ridge State Par beautiful," said Elizabeth Kimble, Park Interpreter at Crowley's Ridge State Park a safe place for wildlife and beautiful place for families to visit year around."
Everyone is encouraged to participate in this year's litter-pickup effort. Civic and service organizations, church and youth groups, school groups and clubs, scouts, individuals, families, neighborhoods, and businesses can organize cleanup teams and pitch in.
Volunteers will meet at Pavilion 2 to receive direction and supplies. Supplies such as safety vests, trash bags, and work gloves will be provided to he volunteers; however, you are welcome to bring your own as well. Around 11:30, volunteers will turn in the trash bags and supplies and get readyfor a free pizza lunch donated by local businesses in the area.
"Litter is everyone's responsibility," Kimble said. "Although not everyone litters, we do all live in this community together and must work together to keep it clean and green. We do this out of community pride to maintain our outstanding quality of life and to improve our local economy."
For more information about activities, contact:
Crowley's Ridge State Park
2092 Highway 168 North
Paragould, AR 72450