Catawba Riverkeeper is hosting a series of stream and streamside cleanups and volunteer workshops in Lancaster and Chester Counties this March! See dates and details of each event listed below.

Thursday, March 18 | Benford Brewing Co.| 5:30 PM – 8 PM

Let’s pick up litter from the stream next to Benford Brewing Co. When it gets dark, we’ll move to the canning room for pizza and a presentation. Catawba Riverkeeper will be sharing information about the importance of keeping our streams clean and how Catawba Riverkeeper protects local waterways.

Parking available in front of brewery and in pasture. Papa John’s pizza provided. Masks required. Bring work gloves.

Saturday, March 20 | Lindsay Pettus Greenway | 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Meet at the Barr Street Access (610 E. Meeting Street, Lancaster, SC 29720).

We’ll start with a presentation about Catawba Riverkeeper and our efforts to clean and protect local waterways. Then, we’ll clean up a section of the greenway!

Parking available at the Barr Street Learning Center towards the back. Masks required. Bring work gloves. Wear long pants and long sleeve shirts.

Friday, March 26 | Fort Lawn Community Center | 10 AM – 12 PM

After a workshop about the importance of regularly cleaning up trash, we’ll clean the area around the community center.

Parking available in front of community center. Masks required. Bring work gloves.

Questions? Contact Southern Basin Director Haley Tedder at or 704-679-9494 ext. 104.