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Trash Mob- Volunteer Opportunity

September 10, 2022 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Parkwood Park
4827 Canetuck Rd
Wilmington, NC 28411
Jodi Rich

Do you want to help keep New Hanover County beautiful? Then join the New Hanover County Parks Conservancy Trash Mob for our quarterly Adopt-a-Highway litter clean-ups on Harris Road by Smith Creek Park. Clean-ups are scheduled for the 2nd Saturday of January, March, June and September from 9-11am.  Volunteers must be at least 16 years of age and can participate as an individual or group.  We will provide all the necessary supplies- bags, gloves, safety vests and pickers. Contact Jodi Rich by email or (910) 798-7629 for more information or to sign up.

2022 Dates
January 15
March 12
June 11
September 10

Meeting Location
Parkwood Park
4827 Canetuck Road
Wilmington, NC  28411
Driving Directions

Safety Information
NHC Litter Clean-up Rules & Guidelines
Adopt-a-Highway Safety Video

NHC Parks & Gardens Office: 896 Airlie Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7620 • Fax 910-798-7621
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