Cleanups planned for Olmsted Week

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — Volunteers will clean up Highland, Seneca, and Maplewood Parks for Olmsted Week in Monroe County starting Saturday.

The events are as follows:

  • Saturday, April 23 from 8:30 a.m. to noon Pick Up the Parks event when volunteers will help pick up trash or large debris at county parks. Click here for more information.
  • Thursday, April 28 at 10 a.m. Monroe County Executive Adam Bello will make an announcement at Highland Park.
  • Thursday, April 28 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. the Memorial Art Gallery at 500 University Ave will hold a free Frederick Law Olmsted Celebration. Click here to register.
  • Saturday, April 30 at 10 a.m. Seneca Park Zoo Nature Hike. Click here to register.
  • Saturday, April 30 at 11 a.m. The Sierra Club will provide free tree seedlings while supplies last at Northampton Park, 304 Salmon Creek Road, Webster Park, 255 Holt Road, Seneca Park, 2222 St. Paul Street and Genesee Valley Park West. Click here for more information.
  • Saturday, April 30 from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. President of the Highland Park Conservancy, JoAnn Beck, will lead a free walking tour of Highland Park. Click here to register.

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