Comb a beach in honor of Earth Day

—Photo by Ralph Stewart

In honor of Earth Day (which fell on April 22), the Vineyard Conservation Society will host a cross-Island beach cleanup day this Saturday, April 30, from 10am until 12 noon. Participating beaches include Lobsterville, Philbin, and Tribal beaches in Aquinnah; Lucy Vincent, Squibnocket, and Menemsha in Chilmark; Cedar Tree Neck and Lambert’s Cove in West Tisbury; Eastville, State Beach (Little Bridge), and Town Beach in Oak Bluffs; Fuller Street, Lighthouse Beach, South Beach, Bend-in-the-Road, and Wasque; Grove Avenue, Hines Point, Lagoon Pond Landing, Lake Street Landing, Owen Little Way, Owen Park, Tashmoo Opening, and Vineyard Haven Harbor in Tisbury. Volunteers will be on hand with supplies. An afterparty will be held at the Harbor View Hotel in Edgartown. For more information, visit