Join the 2013 Spring Culmore Cleanup on April 20
March 29, 2013
The 2013 Spring Culmore Cleanup is scheduled for Saturday, April 20, from 9 a.m. to noon.
To join this effort, volunteer are asked to pre-register on the cleanup’s Facebook page.
Participants should check in at 9 a.m. at the Woodrow Wilson Library, 6101 Knollwood Drive, Falls Church, to receive trash bags, a T-shirt and gloves. Coffee and light refreshments will be offered.
For more than a decade, this annual event has rid the streets of litter while raising awareness about the importance of keeping the community clean.
Volunteers will pick up trash and other debris from Route 7 and Patrick Henry Drive to Beachway Drive/Blair Road to Columbia Pike. From Columbia Pike the crews will continue to Route 7 and back to Patrick Henry Drive. All streets between these points will be included in the cleanup.
Following the cleanup, a free lunch will be served at the Wilson Library. Entrees will be provided by Pollo Campero, dessert by the City Diner, water and orange juice by the Coca-Cola Company.
Volunteer also will receive presentations from the Hidden Oaks Nature Center, Coca-Cola Company, Fairfax County Health Department Division of Environmental Health, and the Bailey’s Crossroads Volunteer Fire Department.
The cleanup is organized by Alternative House, Bailey’s Beautification Alliance, Fairfax County’s Bailey’s Community Center, the Fairfax County Health Department's Division of Environmental Health, Fairfax County Park Authority’s Hidden Oaks Nature Center, the Mason District Supervisor’s Office, the Northern Virginia Conservation Trust, the Rotary Club of Bailey’s Crossroads and the Woodrow Wilson Library, along with several community organizations. Sponsors include the City Diner, the Coca-Cola Company, Dar Al-Hijrah Islamic Center, the Euro-Market Mobil, Pollo Campero, Radley Acura, the Rotary Club of Bailey’s Crossroads and Safeway.
For more information, contact the Mason District Supervisor’s Office at 703-256-7717, TTY 711.