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Columbia Cleanup Day

March 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Saturday, March 24

9am-noon in most villages

10am to 1pm in Kings Contrivance

Columbia can be even more beautiful, and the environment can be more healthy, after just three hours on Columbia Cleanup Day.

Columbia Cleanup Day will take place on Saturday, March 24 with volunteers simultaneously picking up trash that has accumulated at open space locations in all 10 villages. Nine of Columbia’s villages are scheduled to work from 9am to noon, while the Kings Contrivance event will be held from 10am to 1pm.

This is the ninth year that Columbia Cleanup Day has been held since 2009. People who would like to participate can show up at the meeting locations. The meeting locations and clean-up areas are:

Dorsey’s Search

Meet: Dorsey Hall Pool, 4649 Columbia Road

Clean: The open space behind Dorsey Hall Pool and the playground area

Harper’s Choice

Meet: Swansfield Neighborhood Center, 5659 Cedar Lane

Clean: The open space area behind Green Dory Lane, Woodenhawk Circle and Berrypick Lane

Hickory Ridge

Meet: Clary’s Forest Pool, 11615 Little Patuxent Parkway

Clean: The open space in the middle of the Little Patuxent Parkway loop

Kings Contrivance

Meet: Amherst House, 7251 Eden Brook Drive — Please note that Kings Contrivance’s cleanup will be held from 10am to 1pm

Clean: The open space and natural areas behind Amherst House and near Dickinson Pool

Long Reach

Meet: At the cul-de-sac in the 6300 block of Tamar Drive

Clean: The pathway and natural area from Tot Lot LR16 to Tot Lot LR15 (adjacent to Footed Ridge)

Oakland Mills

Meet: Oakland Mills Village Center, 5851 Robert Oliver Place

Clean: Along the pathway from Stevens Forest Road going toward Route 29

Owen Brown

Meet: Lake Elkhorn parking lot on Dockside Lane lot off Cradlerock Way

Clean: Around Lake Elkhorn and the Forebay area

River Hill

Meet: Claret Hall in the River Hill Village Center, 6020 Daybreak Circle

Clean: The open space area between Columbia Gym and River Hill High School

Town Center

Meet: Downtown Columbia Lakefront, 10227 Wincopin Circle

Clean: Around Lake Kittamaqundi

Wilde Lake

Meet: Faulkner Ridge Neighborhood Center, 15018 Marble Faun Court

Clean: The open space around the neighborhood center.


March 24
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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