Upcoming Meetings & Events
Upcoming Board Meetings & Events – Open to the Public
Monthly Meetings are held the Second Monday of each month at 5:30 pm at Birnie Bus Service, 248 Otis Street, in the upstairs conference room. Next two meetings: Monday, August 14th & Monday, September 11th
Honor America Days Parade and Concert Events – Volunteers are welcome to join us in preparing and cleaning up the parade route and concert site on Saturday, July 29th. Our Cleanup efforts help to Keep Rome Beautiful. We are also constructing a float and will be walking in the parade distributing small trash bags to help with reducing parade litter. We invite you to join us!
National Planting Day – During the week of 9/11, we will be hosting a series of events to construct an Edible Food Forest in the Griffiss Park. Stay tuned for more details!
Wine and Art CHAIR-ity Auction – Mark your calendars for Saturday, November 4th as we host our third annual fall event, combining beautiful art, delicious wine and food pairings, and local entertainment at an ideal venue – Woods Valley. Call us 315-796-7663, or contact by email at firstname.lastname@example.org information on submitting a piece of art for this event!
Please check out our Facebook Events page to keep up-to-date on communication and volunteer efforts.
Local Recycling Events
Senator Griffo Annual Drop-Off Event
Date / Time: TBD Location: Westgate Plaza Rome, NY Electronics – Sunnking Inc. will be accepting computers, TV sets, electronics and small appliances. Go to Sunnking.com for a complete list of acceptable items. Confidential Documents – Confidata will be accepting up to 5 boxes per car of paper documents for shredding. Unused & Expired Prescription Medications – Will be collected by the New Hartford Police Department.
Jervis Public Library Recycling Day
Date / Time: TBD Location: 613 North Madison Street, Rome, NY Information: Check out the Event Page on Facebook for more information.
2017 Great American Clean Up Calendar of Events
April 8, 11 – Trail Project Meetings
April 12 – Recycling Presentation at Jervis – “Can I Can It?”
April 13 – Community Appearance Index
April 15 – Begin Bikes in Bloom Recruitment
April 21 – Jervis Children’s Library Recycled Craft Project
April 22 – Earth Day
April 23 – Canal Clean Sweep; Trail Walk
April 25 – Rain Barrel Workshop at Jervis Public Library
April 28 – Arbor Day – Community/School Tree Planting
April 29 – Glesmann Site Clean Up/Outdoor Classroom Build
May 6 – GAC Clean Your Block Party; I Love My Park Day
May 13 – Good Clean Fun Mud Run
May 15 – June 15 – Bikes In Bloom community displays
May 18 & May 25 – Community Garden installations/site preparations
May 24 – Jervis Semi Annual Recycling Day
May 27 – Paddle Up to Clean Up
TBD – Litter Letter Project Construction and Installation