Woonasquatucket River Cleanup

Contech Medical 99 Hartford Ave., Providence

The Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council invites community members to a Woonasquatucket River cleanup to kick off the new year. This event is part of the MLK National Day of Service, which is the only federal holiday recognized as a day of service to encourage Americans to volunteer in improving their communities. We will be cleaning […]

Spring Volunteer Day at Great Friends Community Garden

Great Friends Community Garden 21 Farewell St., Newport

Celebrate the start of spring by joining a garden clean-up at the Great Friends Community Garden. Using shovels, wheelbarrows, and rakes, volunteers will spread compost in garden beds. Volunteer tasks may also include picking up litter and weeding.

Spring Pollinator Garden at the North Burial Ground

North Burial Ground 5 Branch Ave., Providence, RI

Help get the pollinator garden next to the North Burial Ground ready for 2024: clean up the garden, make woodchip paths, and learn about eco-friendly gardening for bees, butterflies and more.

Pawtuxet River Clean-up (Cranston/Warwick)

Pawtuxet River Hope, Rhode Island

With the recent flooding of the Pawtuxet River, there is a lot of garbage on the river banks. Please join the Pawtuxet River Authority and Watershed Council in partnership with the Pawtuxet Green Revival for the annual Pawtuxet River cleanup.  Meet at the former DEM Supply Depot on the east side of Warwick Avenue in […]

Plog Newport Marathon

Newport, R.I.

We are excited to return to help clean up the course after the Newport Rhode Race in 2024 for the third year in a row. There are three signup times to pick from; 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.; 12:30-2:30 p.m.; or 2-3:30 p.m. Participants will walk or jog a 1/4-mile segment of the race route […]

North Branch of the Pawtuxet River Cleanup

Pawtuxet River Hope, Rhode Island

Join the Pawtuxet River Authority and Watershed Council as we partner with the Town of Scituate and its Sustainability Committee to clean up around the North Branch of the Pawtuxet River, and along Rte 116. Please meet at 8 Hope Furnace Road in Hope (Scituate) to sign our waiver forms, grab some work gloves, a […]

Meshanticut Park Earth Day Cleanup

Meshanticut Park Cranston, RI

Join Cranston City Council members and local neighbors in the annual Meshanticut Park Earth Day Cleanup. Trash bags and materials will be provided. Additional supplies for collecting trash are encouraged as well. This annual cleanup has a significant impact on a beloved state park and is a great opportunity for students and scouts to get […]

Plog Tiverton with ERICD for Earth Month

Fogland Beach

Join us to plog (jog and pick up trash) in Tiverton. This event is free and all are welcome to attend. Plogging is picking up trash during any activity. Walkers and runners welcome. Walkers to cover the beach and runners to cover surrounding roads. Clean up supplies will be provided.

Pawtuxet River Cleanup in Cranston

Pawtuxet River Hope, Rhode Island

The Pawtuxet River Authority and Watershed Council is teaming up with Proclamation Ale to host an Earth Day cleanup along the Pawtuxet River. Spend a couple hours cleaning up litter along the river and then head to Proclamation Ale for a courtesy drink. The more the merrier so spread the word to your family and […]

Plog & Chug for Earth Month

Fastnet Pub Newport One Broadway, Newport, RI

Jog a 5K while picking up trash with local running group, Newport Run & Chug. Then join afterwards for a drink at the Fastnet Pub. Gloves, trash bags and littler picker-upper-things will be supplied. Hosted in partnership with Newport Run & Chug. Plogging is a combination of jogging with picking up litter (merging the Swedish […]

Providence River Walk Cleanup

Providence River Walk Park South Water Street, Providence, RI

Volunteers are welcome to join Be the Solution to Pollution, ORCA, Honey Comb Studio and RI Cares for a cleanup along South Water Street in Providence. Meet near the entrance of the pedestrian bridge. Please bring a reusable water bottle.

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