While other IKES were at our chapter park for our fall cleanup, several more were at the Suffolk Clean Community Commission’s (SCCC) recycling and tire amnesty event. … Read more
A group of dedicated chapter volunteers worked through the heat and humidity on August 21st to participate in the chapter’s semi annual Adopt-A-Road cleanup. Prior to the monthly dinner meeting, 17 volunteers picked up trash and debris from along Kings Fork Road and a section of Providence Road. 10 Bags … Read more
On August 6th, 2019, Wanda Gerard, our chapter’s Marketing Chair, coordinated a National Night Out (NNO) display booth for our chapter, in partnership with Master Gardeners in her role as Suffolk Master Gardener Coordinator. The NNO event was held at Suffolk High School.
Chapter volunteers worked up an appetite by showing up prior to the August 15th chapter dinner meeting to pick up trash. 18 bags of trash were collected from along the chapter’s adopted section of Kings Fork Road and Providence Road. Volunteers who took part in this event were eligible for … Read more
The afternoon of August, 7th, 2018 at Kings Fork Middle School during the National Night Out event, was one of the hottest and most humid days in recent memory.
In this fierce … Read more
Chapter members participated in this year’s Clean the Bay Day on Saturday, June 2nd. Ten members joined in along with approximately 160 other local volunteers to clean up various … Read more
At the recent Board of Director’s Meeting the chapter donated some unclaimed Teddy Bears to the Suffolk Fire Department. The Teddy Bears were accepted by firefighter Chris … Read more
The chapter held the spring road cleanup on April 18th. The cleanup was scheduled just prior to the monthly members dinner meeting. Volunteers collected 41 bags of trash from along Kings Fork Road and the newly adopted section of Providence Road from the community house to Route 460. Members that … Read more
Despite unusually chilly spring temperatures and a slight breeze, 33 volunteers turned out Saturday morning, March 24th, for the chapter’s third spring river clean up. Volunteers from … Read more
Saturday afternoon, March 24th, the Suffolk Fire Department’s Search and Rescue Squad (SARS) conducted a missing person training exercise on our chapter’s park property.
The exercise scenario … Read more