INHF and Clear Lake Earth Days pair up for a trash pick-up

By Kerri on April 8, 2014 in Blog

Clear Lake Trash Pick up (1) 2


Many hands make light work! Celebrate Earth Day this year by lending a hand to help pick-up litter near the trail alongside Clear Lake.

What: Trash pick-up in Ventura Cove Woods.

Where: Along the trail through Ventura Cove Woods, near Clear Lake. Meet and park in the parking lot along Balsam Ave. (S-14), just S of Ventura and north of the fishing jetty. The meeting spot is depicted as “B” on this map.

When:  April 26, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. (please arrive ~ 9:45 a.m.). We will follow the 5K and 10K- just meet us at 10:00 a.m. in the parking lot listed above!

*at 9:15 a.m., INHF and The Nature Conservancy will host coffee and rolls at Sisters’ Prairie- join us!

Why: To aid in the upkeep of a project made possible by INHF.


All ages are welcome (young children should have supervision). Light refreshments will be provided. Latex gloves will be available, but volunteers are encouraged to bring their own heavy-duty work gloves.

Registration encouraged, but not required. With questions or to register, contact Mary Runkel, INHF volunteer coordinator, by email or at 515-288-1846, ext 17.