Fun run/walk and park cleanup event supporting the creation of a pollinator pathway along the Mississippi River. Registration and more info here.
PROMOTIONAL EVENT DESCRIPTION 5K Bee Run and Earth Day Cleanup
The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board along with the City of Minneapolis announce the 23rd annual Minneapolis Earth Day Clean-Up event on Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 9:30 am – 12 pm.
The Earth Day Clean-Up has become the largest community service project in Minneapolis and takes place at 37 clean-up sites throughout the city. Since 2008, more than 18,000 residents have removed more than 150,000 pounds of garbage. A special thank you to our 2017 Earth Day Sponsors for supporting this important community event; The Minnesota Lottery, The Wedge, and Birchwood Cafe.
It’s free to participate and residents are encouraged to participate by volunteering to help pick up trash in parks, neighborhoods, and watersheds. No registration needed, just choose a site and show up. To find a detailed list of clean-up sites and more information please visit www.minneapolisearthday.com or call 612-230-6479.
5K Bee Run:
Join us on Saturday, April 22 at Boom Island Park for a fun run/walk that supports the creation of a pollinator pathway along the Mississippi River
REGISTRATION opens at 7:30 am | FUN RUN/WALK starts at 9 am | RIVER CLEANUP starts at 9:30 am