Earth Day Activities

Throughout the coming week, community cleanup opportunities are available throughout the greater watershed. The following list was compiled by the Susquehanna Greenway Partnership. For updates during the week, click here.

Lock Haven: April 19-22 On Tuesday, April 19 at 10 a.m. Downtown Lock Haven, Inc. is partnering with The City of Lock Haven to help clean up Main Street, Church Street, & Triangle Park. On Wednesday, April 20 at 4 p.m. Downtown Lock Haven, Inc. is partnering with Lock Haven University to help clean up Glenn Rd. On Thursday, April 21 at 10 a.m. Downtown Lock Haven, Inc. is partnering with The City of Lock Haven to help clean up three parks. On Friday, April 22 at 10 a.m. Downtown Lock Haven, Inc. is partnering with The City of Lock Haven to help clean up the Levee and area around it. Click here to sign up as a volunteer.

Selinsgrove: Friday, April 22 Join Citizen’s Climate Lobby for an Earth Day celebration at Rotary Field on Broad St, 4-8 p.m. on April 22. Tabling groups, food, music, activities, art, and more! Music will be provided by “Nine Degrees of Syncopation” and “DePortoland.” Click here to learn more. Susquehanna University is also having a private cleanup led by SGP.

Bloomsburg: Friday, April 22 at 1 p.m. Cleanup along the banks of the North Branch on Fort McClure Boulevard; led by the Town of Bloomsburg. Rain date is April 29.
Newberry: Saturday, April 23 at 9:30 a.m. The Newberry Community Partnership is leading litter clean up in Newberry. Volunteers are asked to meet at the West End Christian Community Center (901 Diamond St. / the intersection of West Fourth St. and Diamond St.). If interested contact Julie 570-322-6828 or Bob 570-651-0634, or click here for updates. 

Montgomery: Saturday, April 23 at 2 p.m. Cleanup of Montgomery Park and the river bank. Volunteers will meet at the parking lot of Montgomery Park. 

Williamsport: Saturday, April 23 at 1 p.m. The SGP-led cleanup will take place along the Susquehanna River Walk and Timber Trail on the Williamsport side on Saturday, April 23, 1-4 p.m. Interested volunteers should meet SGP staff at the Water Tower Square trail access at 1 p.m. to check-in. Interested groups should reach out to abechdel@susquehannagreenway.org for details.  Lycoming College is also having a private cleanup led by SGP.

Sunbury: Sunday, April 24 at 9:30 a.m. Led by the Susquehanna River Cleanup Committee of Sunbury’s Revitalization, Inc. Meet at Sunbury boat launch near the intersection of 2nd street and Rt.147 in Sunbury. From there, groups will disperse into marked territories. Volunteers will be offered a t-shirt as a thank you. Click here to sign up to be a volunteer.

Lewisburg: Sunday, April 24, 2-4 p.m. Led by Lewisburg Neighborhoods. Volunteers will meet on South 6th Street (look for the green tent). Cleanup materials will be provided and all ages are welcome. Interested volunteers should email Arden at acd020@bucknell.edu.

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