Charities in Prince Edward County,
Sandbanks Provincial Park, Outlet Beach
Date to be determined, 2021 10:00 am 2:00 pm
Marking the 2021 Earth Day on April 24th, the Rotary Club of Picton will be participating in this cross-border Rotary event to restore some beauty and cleanliness of the waters in and around the Great Lakes.


This year we will cleaning up the very popular Outlet Beach at Sandbanks Provincial Park. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the actual date is still to be confirmed.

Great Lakes Watershed Clean-up Facebook Group

GREAT LAKES WATERSHED CLEANUP

Club Participation GUIDE

5 Things TO DO Right Now

  1. Finalize Date
    • April 24 is unavailable because of COVID
    • Event will occur during May or early June – (all subject to COVID restrictions)
    • Several Clubs are choosing Sat-May-29 – let’s try for as many Clubs as we can on this date
  2. Finalize Location – 10-20 any 1 location teams of 4 – consider shifts if #’s warrant
  3. Finalize Sign-up List
    • Every Club gets 3/4 T-Shirts – More can be ordered ($20)
    • Contact dancoombes4@gmail.com
  4. Ask for Guidance
    •  Your Event coordinator can “Zoom Into” a Club meeting & answer questions
  5. Encourage Your Club’s Participation in Virtual Earth Day Event
 
Next Update
  1. Materials You Will Need – (gloves, pickers, collection bags)
  2. Safety Precautions to Follow (COVID & otherwise)
  3. How to “Weigh” Your Garbage (and report back)
  4. Social Media – Taking Pictures/Videos (how to post)
  5. How to Report Your Chosen Location & Number of Participants
 
Region-1 – Eastern Ontario
Region-1 Event Coordinator(s): Barb Proctor barb.proctor@xplornet.com 
                                                         Bob Biffin bobbiffin@yahoo.ca
Clubs: Belleville, Wellington, Trenton, Cobourg, Belleville Rotaract, Quinte Sunrise, Stirling, Northumberland Sunrise, Colbourne, Brighton, Port Hope, Picton, Campbellford