Come celebrate Earth Day 2021 in St. Augustine, Florida at our Earth Day Every Day Clean-Up Event on Sunday, April 25th.
We are inviting all our of neighbors, friends, and everyone from St. Augustine and beyond to come help us clean up the streets around the New Augustine Colored Elementary School #6 in West Augustine.
School #6 has played a significant part in West Augustine history, and for many residents the school was the only means of education during the age of segregation.
WHEN: 2-4 p.m. Sunday, April 25th
WHERE: 405 N. McLaughlin Street, St. Augustine, Florida
(Please do not park in front of the school, please park at the side of the street)
WHAT TO BRING: Gloves and/or grabber, plus trash bags or buckets
***MASK AND SOCIAL DISTANCING REQUIRED***
We are going to be having a raffle to raise funds for trash bags for future clean-up events. The prize is a gardening gift basket. The cost is $1 per raffle ticket.
There will also be a free raffle for all of the volunteers with prizes from local businesses including Art's Nursery and Diesel Barbershop, because we appreciate everyone who comes out to help make St. Augustine a little greener.
If you are a high school student looking for volunteer hours, make sure to bring your volunteer service forms, so it can be signed.
If you are part of a club, church, or organization, which would like to join us for this event or a future event, don't hesitate to reach out to us.
For more info contact the West Augustine Nature Society at westaugustinenaturesociety(at)gmail(.)com