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2020 fall events will be posted here!

Trash Bash at Walnut Creek

Due to the recent rain and likely thunderstorms on Saturday, September 8, the Trash Bash at Walnut Creek will be postponed until Saturday, November 10th. This decision was made with the safety of our volunteers in mind.

The Trash Bash at Walnut Creek is a two-part cleanup. Volunteers may register to pick up litter while exploring either the Walnut Creek Hiking Trail or the Walnut Creek Paddling Trail.

9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Trash Bash - volunteer opportunity
12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Beach Bash - after party with free lunch for volunteers

Beautify Our Parks

  • Dogwood Canyon Audubon will be providing a limited number of kayaks and safety equipment for volunteers age 16 and up. Volunteers under age 18 must have a parent or guardian sign an additional waiver to be able to use a kayak. Please arrive by 8:30 a.m. to allow for additional check-in time and safety briefing.
  • Paddlers may bring their own watercraft and safety equipment, personal flotation devices (PFD) are required. Please arrive by 8:30 a.m. to allow for additional check-in time and safety briefing.
  • Water rescue certified representatives from Adventures Unlimited Paddling Company and the North Texas River Runners will be leading the paddling trail cleanup.
  • Long pants, closed-toe shoes or rain boots, sunscreen, and insect repellent are recommended.
  • A hot dog lunch will be free for all volunteers.

Register Online

And Party on the Beach

Volunteers and the public are invited to enjoy a  zero-waste ‘Party on the Beach’ to celebrate a clean community starting at noon. Activities will include vendors, food, music, kid's activities and more! Come celebrate a clean community with us!

Vendor spaces available. Vendors that bring at least 10 volunteers will receive a free booth space.

 

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