Updated: 3:23 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 2013 | Posted: 12:00 a.m. Thursday, April 18, 2013
By Michael D. Pitman
CLEAN UP DAY EVENTS
Hazardous waste recycling drop-off: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Middletown High School, 601 Breiel Blvd.
Prescription drug drop-off: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Miami University Middletown, 4200 N. University Blvd.
Educational activities: 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at at Miami University Middletown, 4200 N. University Blvd., including:
- 10 a.m. — Red Alert: Alien Plant Invasion, Keith Gilland from Ohio University
- 10:30 a.m. — Asian Longhorned Beetle Eradication Program, Avi Eitam from USDA-APHIS
- 11 a.m. — Feeding & Sheltering your Feathered Friends, Monica Brubaker from Wild Birds Unlimited, Springboro
- 11:30 a.m. — Ohio Spiders and Other Creepy Crawlies, Dr Alan Cady from Miami University
- Noon — Backyard Wildlife – Friends or Foes? Anthony Wolfsong from Wildlife Solutions
- 12:30 p.m. — Fungi and Other Plant Pests, Jenise Bauman from Miami University
- 1 p.m. — Meet our Native Reptiles & Amphibians, Cindy Stark from Arrowhead Reptile Rescue
- 1:30 p.m. — Birding for Children of All Ages, Barb Reuss, Naturalist from Bull’s Run Arboretum
- 2 p.m. — Proper Pruning Techniques, Jeff McMullen, Certified Arborist from Denny Lumber Company
- 2:30 p.m. — Pruning Workshop-outdoors, Jeff McMullen
For more information, contact Michel at firstname.lastname@example.org or 513-465-2675
Volunteers may sign up online at keepmiddletownbeautiful.com.