4th annual Pick Up the Parks Event, Join the Monroe County Department of Parks, Keep America Beautiful, and Cascades Recovery for “Pick Up the Parks.”

Keep America Beautiful and Cascades Recovery bring you the 4th annual Pick Up the Parks Event, a green initiative from County Executive Maggie Brooks and the Monroe County Department of Parks. Saturday, April 13th, 2013 9am-noon: Cleanup Noon: Thank You Picnic

This great parks stewardship event will expand to several parks in 2013 including Abraham Lincoln, Churchville, Durand Eastman, Ellison, Genesee Valley, Greece Canal, Highland, Irondequoit Bay Marine, Irondequoit Bay West, Lehigh Valley Trail, Lucien Morin, Northampton, Ontario Beach, Powder Mills, Seneca, Tryon, and Webster Parks. Special thanks to these organizations that have already been instrumental in supporting this upcoming event: Water Education Collaborative/Larry the H2O Hero, Friendly’s, Sunnking Electronics Recycling, Delta Laboratories, Fleet Feet Sports/YellowJacket Racing, Monroe County Sports Commission, Wegmans, Churchville Lions, and Irondequoit Fish & Game Club.

Email or call today to register your family, group of friends, club, organization, business, scout troop, or class!

We strongly recommend that you pre-register; each park has a maximum number of volunteerkyu6es necessary. Contact Ryan Loysen at rloysen@monroecounty.gov  or 585-753-7281.

Be sure to tell us your group size, preferred park, e-mail address, and phone number, or you can just come out to one of the nineteen meet-up sites on April 13th and register there. Check www.monroecounty.gov/parks  for additional details, proper attire, and park information. Be sure to join us for the “Thank You Picnic” & 125th Anniversary of the Rochester Parks Commission Celebration, at the Highland Park Bowl, starting at noon.

Download the flyer here and get the message out: Pick Up The Parks