Kick-off Earth Day with spring’s first volunteer Clean-Up Wilmington event


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The downtown routes for the April 23 event. The southeast routes for the April 23 event.

The downtown routes for the April 23 event. The southeast routes for the April 23 event.


WILMINGTON — Volunteers are needed for the first Clean-Up Wilmington event of the season set for 8:30-11 a.m. Saturday, April 23.

In the spirit of celebrating Earth Day, help kick off the “Earth Day Experience” with some pre-event clean-up activities.

Volunteers will be breaking up into four teams for this event, with all walking routes — each under 1.5 miles — beginning and ending at Sugartree Community Square, 42 W. Sugartree St.

• Downtown Routes 1 Red Team & 2 Green Team — includes Mulberry, Main, Locust, and the Luther Warren Peace Path (Bike Trail)

• Southeast Neighborhood Routes 1 Orange Team & 2 Blue Team — includes Sugartree, Doan, Grant, Hawley, Charles, S. Walnut, and S. South Streets

The route maps are with this article at wnewsj.com.

All equipment will be provided. Please wear comfortable closed-toe walking shoes for these activities.

Meet you at the square!

The downtown routes for the April 23 event. The southeast routes for the April 23 event.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2022/04/web1_Clean-Up-Wilmington.jpgThe downtown routes for the April 23 event. The southeast routes for the April 23 event.

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