Join your neighbors and local leaders during Foothill Community Clean Up Day.
The volunteer event kicks off Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Dunsmore Park, 4700 Dunsmore Ave. La Crescenta. Breakfast and lunch will be offered.
The event is sponsored by Glendale Neighborhood Services, the Committee for a Clean & Beautiful Glendale and the Crescenta Valley Chamber of Commerce.
Hundreds are expected to help clean the streets, spruce up areas at vacant lots and plant California Poppies.
Volunteers can also enter the "Cigarette Butt Race" to compete for whoever can pick up the most cigarette butts for a prize.
Volunteers are encouraged to wear sturdy shoes.
Pre-registration is required at CleanUpGlendale.org.
For more information, call Sandra Rodriguez at 818-548-2877.
Locals must complete the event release form and bring it to the event for check-in.
A parent or guardian must sign the form if the participant is under 18. Community service credit will be provided.