WHEN: Saturday, May 6 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Rain date, May 7)
WHERE: Memorial Knoll shoreline, across from Melrose Veterans Memorial Middle School
WHAT: Volunteers can assist in shrub planting, invasive species removal, riparian no-mow fencing, litter pick-up and other activities. Volunteers should bring work gloves and yard tools. Canoes and kayaks are encouraged to help with hard-to-reach areas like the Main Street shoreline. Refreshments and pizza will be served afterwards. The Ell Pond Improvement Council, Inc. welcomes new members. Call 781 526 7383 for more information.