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Clean-up and Invasive Plant Removal at Martins Creek Greenway

June 2, 2012 @ 9:00 am - June 3, 2012 @ 1:00 pm

Heritage Conservancy and Greenbelt Overhaul Alliance of Levittown present:

Clean-up and Invasive Plant Removal

Martins Creek Greenway
Levittown, PA

Saturday June 2 & Sunday June 3, 2012
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Heritage Conservancy and Greenbelt Overhaul Alliance of Levittown invite volunteers to help us with general trash cleanup and removal of invasive plants to help keep this section of the Martin’s Creek Greenway beautiful and healthy.  Individuals, families, scouts, students, organizations and volunteer groups are all welcome!

Time:  Be at the meeting location by 9:00 a.m. for orientation and instructions.

Suggestions:Wear boots suitable for walking over uneven and wet & muddy terrain. Bring refillable water bottle, sunscreen and bug-repellent. Leather gloves will also be useful as some of the vegetation will have thorns. Please be aware that the site may have poison ivy, and tics and mosquitoes may be present.  As it may be warm, please dress appropriately, in light colored clothes. However, it is recommended that you wear long sleeve t-shirts and long pants, if possible.  Additional supplies will be provided, including gloves, bags, and tools.  We will have snacks and water and will provide lunch to volunteers at end of the event.

Directions: We will be meeting at the LBCJMA pump station on the corner of Mill Creek Parkway and Willow Drive, Levittown PA  19054.  From PA Turnpike Bristol Exit (US-13 N) – Follow the exit ramp to the left to merge onto US Route 13 North (Bristol Pike). Continue North for approximately 3 miles and look for the Mill Creek Road Exit. Make a left turn at the bottom of the exit ramp from Rt. 13 North bound on to Mill Creek Parkway). Willow Drive is ½ mile on your right.  Please note that if you are travelling from points north of Levittown, take Route 13 South to the Millcreek Parkway Exit and make a right turn onto Millcreek Parkway at bottom of exit ramp.

RSVP: Please let us know if you plan to help at the cleanup so we know to expect you and can update you on any last minute changes/cancellations due to weather.  Contact Susan Myerov at smyerov@heritageconservancy.org or at (215) 345-7020, extension 101 if you plan to attend or need alternate directions.

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Start:
June 2, 2012 9:00 am
End:
June 3, 2012 1:00 pm

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