GROC is sponsoring the 4th annual pick up the parks event. We actually started this event over 5 years ago and now it has become a great local event and gets our season started off by cleaning up our beautiful parks.
This year GROC will be cleaning up in Tryon Park, please come join us
Join the Monroe County Department of Parks, Keep America Beautiful, and Cascades Recovery for “Pick Up the Parks.” 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 [masked] or[masked]-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.