Spring Spruce Up Downtown Kalamazoo

May 23, 2019, 8:30am - 11:30am

Kalamazoo Downtown Partnership

Free, Outdoor

Join Kalamazoo Downtown Partnership for the annual Spring Spruce Up DOWNtown, Thursday, May 23rd!  Help us beautify our downtown neighborhood. Downtown businesses, offices, organizations and individuals are encouraged to participate. This is a great team building opportunity while giving back to your community! Morning and afternoon volunteer shifts are available, 8:30a.m - 11:30a.m. and 12:30p.m. - 4:30p.m.  Each shift will begin at the Kalamazoo Downtown Partnership board room, located at 162 E. Michigan Ave.  Snacks, water, and lunch will be provided. Volunteer groups will be assigned into geographic zones, and tasks will include planting flowers, picking up trash, power washing, washing window, weeding and light landscaping.  The following items will be provided:  work gloves, shovels, rakes, brooms, trash bags and dust masks. Dress for mess; casual clothes are recommended.   In the event of severe weather, the event will be postponed until Thursday, May 30.