(Whiteville) — The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences at Whiteville has partnered with Phi Theta Kappa, Southeastern Community College Chapter and is seeking volunteers to help with the cleanup of debris from Hurricane Florence cluttering the Lakeshore Trail of Lake Waccamaw State Park.
The cleanup will take place from 9:00 a.m. until noon on Saturday, December 1st. Volunteers are asked to meet at the Lake Waccamaw State Park visitor center located at 1866 State Park Drive, Lake Waccamaw, NC 28450. Volunteers are encouraged to dress for the weather, wear closed-toe shoes and comfortable clothes that can get dirty or wet. All other materials will be provided.
Chartered in 1966, the SCC Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa is the second oldest chapter in the Carolina region and has inducted over 3,000 SCC students into the organization. PTK members promote the four hallmarks of scholarship, leadership, service and fellowship.
Lake Waccamaw State Park is located a little over 100 miles from southern Moore County. Driving time from Aberdeen is approximately 1 hour 45 minutes for anyone who might be interested in attending to be a part of this Trail Cleanup