CRYSTAL LAKE – Saturday is Earth Day, and the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual Community Clean Up event at McCormick Park, 427 W. Virginia St., Crystal Lake.
A shredding truck as well as electronic and shoe recycling will be available on-site.
The Crystal Lake Police Department also will provide prescription drug take-back services. Donations to Home of the Sparrow will be accepted.
Games, activities and free breakfast and lunch will be provided for all volunteers.
Used or torn American flags will be collected and retired in accordance with the Flag Code.
Off-site Saturday, you can recycle used motor oil and tires at Douglas Automotive, 123 E. Virginia Road in Crystal Lake.
The cleanup event goes from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
For information, visit clchamber.com/community-clean-up1.html.