Sixth annual spring trash bash

From staff and wire reports
March 22, 2014 at 8:00 am  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

LULING – St. Charles Parish will once again go green March 22 with the sixth installment of the spring parishwide “Trash Bash”, a litter cleanup and recycling awareness event to be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Groups of volunteers will fan out around the parish beginning at 8 a.m. to clean up litter hotspots in their respective communities. Volunteers can either choose their own areas to clean or be assigned one. All equipment will be provided, including pickup sticks, gloves and trash bags.

Verification certificates will be available for students needing service hours for school or church requirements.

A celebration will kick off at 11:30 a.m. at the Edward A. Dufresne Community Center at 274 Judge Edward Dufresne Parkway in Luling. Volunteers and the community are invited to enjoy free food, music and information about local recycling efforts. This event does not include a recycling drop off.

Awards and door prizes will be given to teams that provide the most volunteers and collect the most trash. Previous volunteers are asked to re-wear their Trash Bash T-shirts if available. New volunteers who wish to reserve a specific t-shirt size should sign up as soon as possible.Those interested in volunteering may sign up as teams or individuals at www.scptrashbash.org or by calling (985) 331-8604.




View other articles written From staff and wire reports

featured merchant

BENT'S RV
BENT'S RV Bent's RV is a Full Service RV Dealership in Louisiana.

J.B. Martin Middle School receives $1,600 grant from Cox Charities’ grant program
J.B. Martin Middle School receives $1,600 grant from Cox Charities’ grant program
- 2429 views
Branded under the theme, “Give Where You Live,” Cox Charities is a unique, employee-giving campaign that was launched in 2015 in Cox’s Metro New Orleans Region and is totally funded by Cox employees. All money raised is given back locally to the four-parish service area.

Become A Herald-Guide Insider

Get breaking news, sports and lifestyles straight to your inbox