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– The Lewisburg Neighborhoods Corporation is holding the 3rd annual In River Clean Up to pull litter, trash, and large debris out of the Susquehanna.
Participants are invited to come to Soldiers Memorial Park on North Water St by the old railroad bridge from 9am to 3pm on Saturday, August 27. If you are only available for the morning or afternoon shifts, that will work, too, just let us know when to expect you. Snacks and lunch will be provided. We will need help both in the river and on land.
For more information, visit LewisburgNeighborhoods.org/tired-of-tires. RSVP is helpful but not required: elmstreet@dejazzd.com or 570-523-0114.

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Volunteers are needed to help serve the weekly free Monday meal at Community Harvest (102 Lower Market Street, Milton). The meal is served at 5:00 so volunteers should arrive not later than 4:45 and everything wraps up around 6:30 p.m.  Want to come earlier to help with the food prep or set up at 2:00? No problem! Contact Lynn Pierson for for available dates, at lcp008@bucknell.edu. Transportation can be arranged if need be.

– Volunteer hours for the Lewisburg Community Garden will be each Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00-7:00. The garden is located at 208 N Water St (intersection of North Water Street and St. Anthony’s Street in Lewisburg).
If you have questions about today or future garden volunteer opportunities, please contact Lynn Pierson at lcp008@bucknell.edu. This opportunity is within walking distance of campus.


Mark your calendars for the Fall Community Service Fair(Counts for FYIS credit) on Wednesday, August 31 at 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM in the Terrace Room. Speak directly to local non-profit representatives and student service organizations in need of volunteers and connect with student clubs and organizations focusing on service. Some agencies in attendance include Farm Animals Rescue of Mifflinburg, Lewisburg Community Garden, local YMCA’s and many more! Questions- Contact Lynn Pierson, Assistant Director for Community Service at lcp008@bucknell.edu

-Girls on the Run is looking for some coaches!  We are an after-school program teaching girls to be joyful, healthy and confident while creatively integrating running into their lives.  They will be able to walk or run a 5K race at the end of the 10 week program.  The 5K race will take place the afternoon of November 13 at Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove. Coaches are volunteers and can help one or two days a week.  Girls on the Run will meet after school beginning the week of September 12-16.  This is a ten week program which will wrap up November 17.  The girls meet after school two days a week. If you have the time to give to a great program for girls in grades 3 to 5, please email Ali Stevens, program director at ali.stevens@girlsontherun.org.   You may also register to be a volunteer coach on our website at www.gotrgsv.org.

 

Fall Community Service Fair

 

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