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Posted on: May 22, 2019

Things to Do & Know!

Groovin’ by the Bay Litter- Free Event Cleanups, May 26 – September 1, Sundays, 5pm – 8pm, Buckroe Beach Park, 100 S 1st St, Hampton. Need volunteers, one site coordinator and 3 - 4 volunteers for each Sunday evening througho...

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

Things to Do & Know!

Ft Monroe Mill Creek Kayak Cleanup, May 18, 8am, Fort Monroe Floating Dock, across from the soccer field. Bring your kayaks and life vests and let's clean up Mill Creek! We'll provide bags, gloves, and grabbers. Contact Cris at causink@hampton.gov to sign...

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

Things to Do & Know!

Buckroe Beach Farmers Market, May 11, 9am – 1pm, Buckroe Beach Park. Come visit our table and pick up a reusable litter bag or other goody! Vendors will be located on the grassy area surrounding the Buckroe Beach gazebo and will sell local produ...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Check Out to Clean Up!

Just in time for spring cleanup efforts! Check Out & Clean Up! Hampton Public Libraries and Hampton Clean City Commission are joining forces to make cleaning up easy and convenient for you. You can visit your local library branch and check out a clean...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Help take care of the environment and Walk Hampton Clean April 20-27

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April 8, 2019 - Walk Hampton Clean is a community celebration that coincides with Earth Day and is designed to make Hampton a cleaner city. Individuals, groups and businesses are encouraged to pick up litter and debris throughout the day. Because we are a...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Oyster gardening news

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April 5, 2019 - Here are the April dates for our Sunset Boating Center Oyster Gardening! As the water warms, our oyster "baybies" should be starting to really grow! Yay for Spring!

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We will be checking on our oysters TOMORROW (Saturday) Apri...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Nettles Lane Community Cleanup Completed!

March 23, 2019 - Nettles Lane Community Cleanup is DONE! 38 bags of trash, 391 cigarette butts, a hammer, sofa cushions, fuel containers, 5 cans of paint, a bed frame, 5 five-gallon drums, 7 tires, a hubcap, 5 cans of paint, 7 jugs of oil, 1 countertop, 9...

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

We Need Your Old Greeting Cards!

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The Hampton Clean City Commission conducts an activity that teaches people about the concept of reuse by showing them how to make small gift boxes out of greeting cards. It's a popular activity, and we use a lot of cards. 

  • We need donations of all...
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Posted on: November 26, 2018

HCCC News, November 26, 2018: The Volunteer Recognition Awards Edition

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HCCC News: November 26, 2018

The Volunteer Recognition Edition!

 

Hampton is filled with citizens who step up and make a difference in so many different aspects of our community. We’re oh-so-thankful for those who help keep Hampto...

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Ask HRgreen.org sponsors environmentally-friendly, sidewalk messaging campaign

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Oct. 9, 2018 - "Write as Rain" is a sidewalk messaging campaign that shares environmentally-friendly messages at schools, libraries and other places across Hampton Roads, using custom-made stencils and rain-resistant spray. 

The goal is to encour...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

Help 'Catch the King' and join a regional effort to measure astronomical tide

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Oct. 5, 2018 - Your help is needed to "Catch the King" on Oct. 27.

For the second year in a row, hundreds of volunteers from across the region are wanted to monitor and measure the years highest astronomical tide - the king tide. 

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