International Coastal Cleanup
September 20th| 9am
(Meet us at the park entrance by Rosedale Ave and Lacome Ave)
THE BIGGEST CLEANUP OF THE YEAR IS BACK!
Join The Bronx River Alliance and Friends of Soundview Park as we work together to improve the health of the Long Island Sound by removing waterfront debris. Trash bags and gloves provided.
Schedule of the day:
8:30am Start off the day right with a light
breakfast provided by Cabot.
9:00am The cleanup officially begins!
Check-in at the welcome table,
fill out waivers and retrieve the supplies and instructions needed
to start the largest cleanup of the year.
11:30am Hard work burns lots of energy.
Refuel with a lunch kindly provided
by our sponsor, Whole Foods.
12:00pm After you are revitalized, stay for
an afternoon of fun activities for all
*Registration for this event is required. Registration link will be up shortly.
Volunteering on the Bronx River is dirty and fun. Remember to wear appropriate clothing and footwear for your river adventures!
Rosedale Ave and Lacome Ave
Subway: 6 train to Morrison Av-Soundview
Bus: Bx5, Bx7, Bx8, Bx9, Bx27
*Limited street parking available in the area.
Additional, customary feature to International Coastal Cleanup:
The Bronx River Alliance Recreation team will lead a Paddle and Pickup canoe trip at 8:30am starting at Concrete Plant Park. If you are interested in participating in the cleanup in this capacity, register here. Be aware there is a $10 deposit which will be refunded upon check-in at the park.
Any questions or concerns? Call us at 718-430-4665
SAVE THE DATE!
The 9th Annual "Upstream Soiree"
Wednesday September 17
Bronx Zoo 6:30 - 9:00 pm
The mission of the Bronx River Alliance is to serve as a coordinated voice for the river and work in harmonious partnership to protect, improve and restore the Bronx River corridor and greenway so that they can be healthy ecological, recreational, educational and economic resources for the communities through which the river flows.
Join us to celebrate the Bronx River and our accomplishments which have breathed new life into our river.
Find out more here.
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