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Spicket River Cleanup set for Saturday

LAWRENCE – The annual Spicket River Cleanup will be held Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., when volunteers will haul tires, trash and whatever else they find from the river and its banks. The event begins at Manchester Street Park at 75 Manchester St. in Lawrence at 8 a.m., when a light breakfast will be served. It ends at the park at 1 p.m., when lunch will be served. Volunteers are asked to wear work clothes and shoes with closed toes such as boots and sneakers. Groundwork Lawrence, which is organizing the event, will provide tools, trash bags and gloves. Last year, the event drew 800 volunteers. For more information, contact the organization at (978) 974-0770 or visitwww.groundworklawrence.org