Mt. Vernon Register-News


November 15, 2013

RLC committee to hold scavenger hunt at Walmart

Event takes place Friday to promote recycling

MT. VERNON — — The Rend Lake College Greening the Campus Committee and Keep America Beautiful are sponsoring a special scavenger hunt at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at the Mt. Vernon Walmart to raise awareness about the importance of recycling.

Ten teams made up of various athletic and academic clubs and teams will take part in the hunt, searching for recyclable or "green" items in the Walmart store. The event is being held in honor of America Recycles Day.

Teams that may participate include the Warriors baseball, softball and volleyball teams; College Bowl; AmeriCorps; Student Transfer and Retention Support; and others.

Find out more about the event Saturday on this site or in the print edition of the Register-News.

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