that each of us holds an obligation to preserve and protect
our environment. Through our every day choices and actions,
we collectively have a huge impact on our world. By
combining education with hands on stewardship, we address
the needs of communities on a local and effective level."
Valley Beautiful serves as the environmental education arm of
the Blackstone Valley Tourism Council, forming an affiliation
with the national non-profit, Keep America Beautiful. Keep
Blackstone Valley Beautiful is one of over 550 Keep America
Beautiful Affiliates nationwide. We are focusing on preventing
litter, reducing waste and beautifying our communities by
working with government, business and civic groups in
Burrillville, Central Falls, Cumberland, Glocester, Lincoln,
North Smithfield, Pawtucket, Smithfield and Woonsocket.
Great American Cleanup Events
Slater Mill Cleanup: 9 am - 2 pm
Slater Mill & Hodgson Park 67 Roosevelt Ave. Pawtucket, RI
Earth Day Cleanup: 10am - 1pm
We would like for each organization to
form "teams" to tackle certain areas
Music and Refreshments will be provided
We can always use donations of bottled water,
gloves, cleaning materials, etc
Easter Event 2pm-3pm
Easter Bunny Appearance
Free Egg Hunt
Smithfield annual Community Clean Up. 9 am -
1 pm. Leo Bouchard Conservation Center, 5 Waterview Dr.
8:30 - 11:30 am Woonsocket Recycling
Facility at 943 River St. Woonsocket.
Burrillville Lions Annual
Earth Day Cleanup
Burrillville Recycling Coordinator 401-568-9470
Kickoff at the Town Garage at 8:30am.
Cleanup runs from 9am to 1pm. Coffee, donuts, T-Shirts, trash
bags and gloves will be provided to all participants. Can’t make
the event but still want to clean up your neighborhood or
favorite park? Contact Andrea Hall at 568-9460 or
for more information or to sign up.
Kids Flyer for April 26
| Earth Day Poster and Recycling
Pawtucket Earth Day
Cleanup and Flower Donation
Contact: Lindsay, 401-721-6080
Earth Day cleanups at several locations, 9
am - 1 pm with lunch at Galego Court at 1 pm.
Join the Neighborhood Alliance of Pawtucket
for the Earth Day Cleanup & Planning 2014 event on Saturday May
3 from 9:00 AM -12:00 PM with lunch served from 12:30 PM - 1:30
PM. Donations of plants and bulbs are needed as well as gently
used children's books to share with Books Are Wings recycling
Volunteer RI | Flyer
the Bud Light Woonsocket
Event on May 3
Location: Central Falls Boat Landing Contact:
Annual Clean & Green Day: 9 am - 12
pm Halliwell School Cafeteria 358 Victory Highway. Register by
May 5: nscleangreenday.weebly.com 401-767-2200 x345.
Eco-Depot & Shred Event at
the Whipple Ave Recycling & Compost Facility
Eco-Depot hazardous waste collection event
runs from 8:00am-1:00pm. Residents should call
RIRRC at 942-1430 x 241 to make an appointment.
Shred Event runs from 9:00am-12:00pm.
Residents are limited to one box of
documents per person to minimize wait time. Whipple Ave will be
open for regular service during the Eco-Depot & Shred Event.
Contact Andrea Hall (568-4440x12 or
with questions or for more information on what items are
accepted at The Whipple Ave Compost & Recycling Facility.