Old Fort Litter Pick Up Day

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N.C. Cooperative Extension-McDowell County Center’s Keep McDowell Beautiful program will be partnering with Camp Grier, Old Fort Ride House, Kitsbow, and Hillman Brewing to remove trash from Old Hwy 70 in Old Fort. Volunteers will meet at the Old Fort Ride House at 9 a.m., and split up into groups to clean section of Mill Creek Rd. and Old Hwy 70. Work will finish around noon. Keep McDowell Beautiful will provide trash grabbers, vests, and other gear to help keep everyone safe while they clean. Sign up Online

Old Fort Ride House, 59 Commerce St, Old Fort, NC 28762, USA

Saturday, April 10, 2021, from  9 a.m. to noon

You should bring: Water/hydration, snacks, work gloves, sun protection to fit your needs (hats, sunscreen, etc).

You should wear: Comfortable shoes & high visibility clothing. We will be picking up trash along a road on uneven terrain.

What you get: The eternal satisfaction of beautifying McDowell County! Oh, and Hillman Beer is providing a free pour of beer after the clean-up for all volunteers (21+)! Kitsbow will provide free PPE to anyone who needs it.

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Matt Burneisen, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMatt BurneisenProgram Assistant, Agriculture and Natural Resources - Keep McDowell Beautiful Call Matt E-mail Matt N.C. Cooperative Extension, McDowell County Center
Posted on Mar 29, 2021
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