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Winthrop Calls for Volunteers for the 12th Annual Lake Wylie River Sweep
The Winthrop community will focus on the Ebenezer Park site, located at 4490 Boatshore Road.
The river sweep is from 9 a.m.-noon.
ROCK HILL, S.C. — Volunteers of all ages are encouraged to join the Winthrop University community at the
12th Annual Lake Wylie River Sweep
on Saturday, Oct. 5.
From 9 a.m.-noon, volunteers can choose one of the 14 site locations and help beautify the lake, area creeks and streams. The Winthrop community will focus on the
Ebenezer Park site
, located at
4490 Boatshore Road off of Mt. Gallant Road
. Gloves and trash bags will be provided.
The campus contact is
Professor of Biology Peter Phillips
. E-mail him at
or call him at 803/323-2111 for more information.
The river sweep is coordinated by
the Catawba Riverkeepers
the Lake Wylie Riverkeepers
the Lake Wylie Marine Commission
. It is held the first Saturday of every October.
Volunteers are urged to wear comfortable, old clothing and closed-toe shoes as well as a hat or sun visor and sunscreen.
Visit the official river sweep website for more details
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