Annual River Cleanup - Saturday, September 16

09/16/2017 9:00 am
09/16/2017 9:00 am

31st Annual River Cleanup
Saturday September 16, 2017
9:00am - noon

Make a difference in your community!
Join us along the Assabet, Sudbury and Concord Rivers for a morning of rewarding work with friendly people, followed by pizza celebrations along the rivers! The cleanup takes place rain or shine. Cleanup meeting locations are listed below.

Signing up in advance helps us to plan and have enough supplies for everyone. To signup, contact the OARS office at 978-369-3956 or email.

Cleanup meeting locations:
Northborough and Westborough: Ellsworth McAfee Park on Rt. 135 in Northborough.
Framingham/Sudbury/Wayland: 2 School Street, enter by the small white building as entrance off Concord St. is closed in Saxonville (Framingham).
Marlborough/Hudson/Stow: Hudson Creamery at 418 Main Street (Rt. 62) in Hudson.
Maynard: Millpond parking lot at Mill & Main off Main Street.
Acton: Acton Canoe Launch on Rt. 62 next to Moscariellos's Power Equipment.
Concord: Garden at the Bradford Mill33 Bradford Street, W. Concord.
Billerica: Gazebo by the fallsacross from 71 Faulkner Street (there is parking). Please meet at 8:45.

Volunteers should wear long pants and shoes that can get wet and dirty. Bring work gloves if you have them.
If you can bring a canoe or can help with transporting a canoe, please let us know.

Help get the word out. Download a flyer to post at your work, school, favorite coffee shop, gym, etc.

Can't join us - you can still help! Your tax-deductible contribution will help defray the cost of our efforts to restore the health of our three rivers. Donate to our River Cleanup Fund.

Read about last year's cleanup.