We had great weather and a large crew of volunteers for our annual Friends of Leddy Park Fall Cleanup. Our park looks great thanks to the efforts of all who helped today!
Special thanks to the BHS National Honor Society for their service and to the Bagel Cafe for providing coffee.
Rock Point School students at Green Up Day
Green Up Day 2013 in Leddy Park was a huge success. Dave Hartnett provided a great spread of refreshments and the sunny Spring day helped bring out a record number of attendees at the event. By our count, at least 30 people joined us in Leddy Park on May 4th to pick up litter and trash that accumulated in the park and on the beach over the winter. The park looks great!
Ron McGarvey and Nancy Powers (and Raven) at Green Up Day.
The Curry family with their Green Up Day haul.
Friends of Leddy Park held a park cleanup and picnic on Saturday October 29.
Thanks to everyone who helped pick up all the litter that had accumulated throughout the park since Green Up Day in May. Illegal dumps containing household items and tires were also picked up. The park looks great!
Special thanks to Dave Hartnett for manning the grill and providing lunch afterward.
Attending were Roy Collette, Steven and Georgiana Fox, Ron McGarvey, Larry Solt, Nancy Powers and Lincoln Mead, Dave Hartnett, Pascale Gulick, Alice Schroeder, Nancy and Russ Nancy Ellis, Kurt and Kim Wright, and the Barlow Family – Maggie, Nash, Kelley and Mark. Ritchie Snow from Parks & Rec helped with set up and collected the trash afterward.