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Bring a Broom Saturday 2018

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Downtown Frederick Partnership

19 E Church Street

Frederick, MD 21701

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Join in the seventh annual Bring a Broom Saturday on Saturday, April 21, 2018! Community members are asked to bring their brooms and help Downtown Frederick get ready for spring.

Bring a Broom Saturday is brought to you by Tobacco Free Frederick, Hood College, Comcast, Keep Maryland Beautiful, Maryland Environmental Trust, Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development, and Downtown Frederick Partnership.

Bring a broom, a water bottle, comfortable shoes, sunscreen, a visor and your friends and neighbors to help Downtown Frederick freshen up! Volunteers will sweep, mulch, clean up and plant flowers. Volunteers of all ages are welcome.

On the day of the event, register at the Partnership office (19 E Church St) between 8:30 and 9AM and receive your clean up assignment. Breakfast snacks, coffee and water will be available during registration. Clean up continues from 9 - 11:30AM. Pizza will be available to all Bring A Broom Saturday volunteers at the conclusion of the event.

To follow the event on Facebook follow Downtown Frederick Partnership at www.facebook.com/downtownfrederick.


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Disclaimer: Downtown Frederick Partnership, its sponsors, and other coordinating bodies assume no responsibility of any kind for any claims, injuries or damages resulting from your cleanup, regardless of the cause. You agree to waive all claims, hold harmless and indemnify Downtown Frederick Partnership, its sponsors, coordinating bodies, officers and directors against all claims arising from or related to your cleanup event registered with Bring a Broom Saturday. By submitting this registration you affirm that you have read and understand this disclaimer and you hereby agree to the conditions for participation. This disclaimer shall be interpreted under the laws of the state of Maryland and any disputes or legal proceedings resolved in said location. By submitting this registration, you acknowledge that you have authority to enter into this agreement.


FAQs

Who do I contact if I need more information about the event?

Please reach out to Leeann Dickerson, Marketing & Promotion Manager for Downtown Frederick Partnership, at leeann@downtownfrederick.org or 301.698.8118.

Is there an age limit to participate?

All ages are welcome. For kids younger than 16, we ask that a chaperone be on hand to help guide the children's work. For teens older than 16, we welcome them to work without adult supervision. All volunteers are asked to follow the direction of the on site block captain. The block captain was recruited to serve as a resource to the Bring a Broom volunteers and guide the work in each block.

What about bad weather?

In case of rain, the event will be held on Saturday, April 28th, 2018 from 8:30 to 11:30 AM. Some event aspects may be canceled if rescheduling is required due to weather. Please check our Facebook event page for the most up to date information.

Do I need to print a ticket?

You do not need to print a ticket or bring a ticket with you to the event. Simply register online. The event organizers will check you in between 8:30 and 9AM on Saturday, April 21 at the Partnership office located at 19 E Church Street.

Do I need to register in advance? Can I sign up the day of the event?

While we would prefer to have everyone register in advance, you are welcome to join us on Saturday without pre-registering. Advance registration assists us in planning for an effective event with ample snacks and supplies.

Can I ask for a specific block to clean up?

Groups with six people or more can request a specific block for clean up. Blocks will be assigned on a first come, first served basis. If you have a group of six or more people, please email Leeann Dickerson at leeann@downtownfrederick.org to coordinate the details.

Where do I park?

You are welcome to park in any of the City parking garages. The Church Street Public Parking Garage (17 E Church St) is located directly adjacent to the Partnership office. For more information, see www.parkfrederick.org.

What areas of Downtown Frederick are being swept?

Volunteers will help sweep E Patrick Street between Bentz and East Streets and Market Street between South and Seventh Streets. The sweep area will expand to include the residential blocks and many alleyways from Church Street to Seventh Street between Bentz and East Streets.

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Downtown Frederick Partnership

19 E Church Street

Frederick, MD 21701

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