Lakeside Litter Sweep 2023 – Keep Midlands Beautiful
End the summer with a splash while making a difference in our community! Join Keep the Midlands Beautiful, Dominion Energy, PalmettoPride and our other 20+ event partners in our effort to clean up Lake Murray. The 2023 Lakeside Litter Sweep will be held the morning of Saturday, September 16 which is the statewide Beach Sweep/River Sweep day sponsored by the SC Department of Natural Resources.
Choose one of the following three check-in/out locations:
- Southshore Marina in Leesville
- Rusty Anchor in Chapin (next to Lighthouse Marina)
- Dreher Island State Park in Prosperity
Volunteers may choose to pick up litter…
- On land around the check-in location,
- On islands using your own boat,
- From islands with help from a free boat ride from one of our pontoon rental and tour companies (ONLY available from Southshore and Rusty Anchor),
- From beneath the water’s surface if participating with a dive team.
Pre-registration is required by Sep. 8th. Registered volunteers will receive a t-shirt, free lunch, a thank-you gift, and entry for larger prizes from local businesses.
Spread the word, bring a friend, and let’s have some fun while cleaning up the Jewel of the South!