Park projects are July 16 and 23 in Avoca

July 8th, 2016 10:13 am

AVOCA — The borough will hold its Volunteers in Parks (VIP) Project for July at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, July 16 for Plane Street Park and at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, July 23 for West Avoca Park.

For more information, or to volunteer, call borough secretary Kelly O’Brien at 570-457-4947. Drinks and lunch will be provided for all volunteers.

VIP is for community members to help spruce up local parks by replacing new wooden boards on the tables and benches, painting various structures and seating areas with fresh, vibrant paint, weeding, replacing sand in the recreational sandboxes, laying down new wood carpeting and other projects.