Blacks Run CleanUp Day

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18th Annual Blacks Run CleanUp Day!

CleanUp Day is Saturday, April 11, 2015!

 CleanUp Day Logo

Pre-Registration is now available online!

Please consider pre-registering your group to help event organizers plan lunch for volunteers. Pre-registration is also helpful if you have a group with young children since sites for young children are limited. Stream locations are also limited.
Pre-registration closes Thursday, April 9 at 12:00pm.

Important Information

  • Liability Release FormAll group members must sign the LIABILITY RELEASE FORM PDF icon[22KB] prior to participating in cleanup activities; please have all members sign the form and submit it when you sign-in (we will have extra forms on hand). If your group is able to sign an scan prior to the event - that's great! Please email the signed release form to Kelley Junco, Stormwater Program Coordinator, Kelley.Junco@harrisonburgva.gov 
  • What to Bring
  • Kick-Off Location: Ralph Sampson Park, 431 E. Washington St. 
  • Questions? Contact Trey Jarrels, Stream Health Coordinator, at William.Jarrels@harrisonburgva.gov or 540-820-0089.

Event Schedule - (Saturday, April 11, 2015)

  • Sign-in: 9:00am-9:30am
  • The Green Scene (exhibits for all!): 9:00am-12:00 noon
  • Kick Off and Special Guest Speaker: 9:30am
  • Clean Up Designated Section of Street/Stream: 9:30am-11:30am
  • Lunch (for volunteers only): 11:30am-12 noon

If you just want to stop by and can't volunteer to clean up, feel free to! Bring a lunch and blanket, and enjoy the GreenScene with us!

 

2015 Green Scene: Educational/Informational Exhibits and Activities for all!

(Takes place at Ralph Sampson Park, where volunteers register)

  • American Chestnut Foundation - Virginia Chapter
  • Potomac Appalachian Trail Club
  • Pure Water Forum
  • Stormwater Advisory Committee (Harrisonburg Stormwater Utility Fee)
  • Chesapeake Bay Foundation
  • Virginia Department of Forestry
  • Department of Environmental Quality
  • Trout Unlimited - Massanutten Chapter
  • Wild Virginia
  • The Natural Garden
  • Virginia Master Naturalist - Headwaters Chapter

Interested in displaying at the Green Scene? Contact Trey Jarrels, Stream Health Coordinator, at William.Jarrels@harrisonburgva.gov or 540-820-0089.

Event Sponsors - interested in being a sponsor? Contact Trey Jarrels, Stream Health Coordinator, at William.Jarrels@harrisonburgva.gov or 540-820-0089.

  • Mr. J's Bagels and Deli
  • Three Notch'd Brewing Company Harrisonburg Taproom 

Blacks Run Clean Up Day is Virginia Green Certified!

General or registration questions? Contact Kelley Junco, Stormwater Program Coordinator, at Kelley.Junco@harrisonburgva.gov or 540-434-5928.