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2013 Earth Day Volunteer Challenge

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If you live in the D.C. Metro area, join EarthShare and the Anacostia Watershed Society (AWS) as we celebrate the 19th Annual Earth Day River Cleanup on April 20th, 2013!

EarthShare is sponsoring the Kingman Island site in NE DC, but there are more than 25 sites throughout MD, DC & VA where you can get involved and make a difference! Cleanups will be from 9:00am – 12:00pm at all sites throughout the watershed.

Volunteers are also invited to the post-cleanup Earth Day Celebration at Bladensburg Waterfront Park for free food and entertainment! Come share the satisfaction that comes with taking care of our communities and natural resources!

To learn more please go to the Anacostia Earth Day webpage or download our flier.


 

Who: EarthShare, the Anacostia Watershed Society, and YOU!

What: The 19th Annual Anacostia River Cleanup and Earth Day Celebration

Where: Kingman IslandDirections to Kingman Island (Shuttle service will be provided from Stadium Armory Metro Station to Kingman Island starting at 8:30 a.m. to noon.)

When: April 20, 2013, 9:00am – 12:00pm // Celebration: 12:00pm – 2:00pm

RSVP: Send your name, email address, where you work and how you heard about the event to beth@earthshare.org / 240.333.0318.

What should I bring?

  • Long, sturdy pants (jeans or another thick fabric)
  • Shoes or boots that can get dirty and wet
  • Sunscreen and hat
  • Water bottle (with water in it of course!)
  • Work or gardening gloves

* We’ll provide bags and plastic gloves *

You’re also encouraged to bring canoes and kayaks along with the appropriate safety equipment (life preservers).

 

We proudly partner with the organizations below who share our commitment to supporting our community and creating a cleaner environment:

 

    

    

     

    

     

    

    

    

    





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