Volunteer Cleanup Guide | Spring 2019

The Great American Cleanup

Citywide cleanup & Earth
Day celebration.
Supplies and lunch
provided to volunteers.
or call 610-655-6017


South of Penn Cleanups

Join in regular community cleanups in different areas south of Penn Street

Supplies and refreshments provided

When: 3rd Saturday of each month; 10:00am-12:00pm

For locations follow South of PennTaskforce on Facebook 


Global Youth Service Day

Family-friendly celebration event with food, music and activities. Have fun while helping to spruce up City Park with painting, planting and cleaning. This is a project of VOiCEup Berks and Youth Volunteer Corps of Reading.

When: Sunday, April 14; 1:00-4:00pm

Where: City Park, Reading, PA

To register or for more information: info@voiceupberks.org


Schuylkill River Trail & Baer Park Cleanup

All are welcome to join Olivets Boys and Girls Club and Penn State student associations to clean up along the Schuylkill River trail.

When: April 17, 2019; 4:00-6:30pm (rain date April 26; 4-6:30pm)

Where: Meet at 825 River Rd., Reading, PA 19601

To register and for more info email Michelle Hnath: mah629@psu.edu or 610-914-7595


Tyson-Schoener Waste Reduction Family Night

Students and families at Tyson-Schoener Elementary School are invited to learn more about waste reduction and the environment with fun hands-on activities. Light refreshments provided.

When: Wednesday April 10, 2019; 5:00-7:00pm

Where: Tyson-Schoener Elementary School Cafeteria

For more info email: Laura.Cordero@Readingpa.gov


The Green Between

Celebrate the reimagining of the Reading High School Courtyard, and enjoy food, entertainment, hands-on activities and music

When: Thursday April 11, 2019; 3:00-5:00pm

Where: Reading High School Geigle Complex



*To suggest an event email Laura.Cordero@readingpa.gov