The Friends of the Black River is looking for volunteers for Earth Day cleanups in Clark and Jackson counties. The Neillsville cleanup will be held Saturday, April 27, from 8 a.m. until 11 a.m. Volunteers are asked to meet at 8 a.m. at 801 Hewett St., Neillsville (the old legion building near O’Neill Creek) to receive an assigned area. A lunch will be served to volunteers at the end of the morning.
The Jackson County cleanup will be held Sunday, May 5, at Castle Mound State Park from 8 a.m. until noon. Admission to the park will be waived for cleanup volunteers. Volunteers are asked to arrive at the park by 8 a.m. to be assigned to a team. The state forest will provide lunch to volunteers at noon.
To volunteer, call Steve Rake at 715-284-2087 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.