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Palm Beach Chapter of AmeriCorps Alums: Gleaning
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Palm Beach Chapter of AmeriCorps Alums: Gleaning

Please join us as we glean! Gleaning is done when farmers leave fruits/vegetables behind but is still good to eat. We will be picking the fruits/vegetables and it will be donated to local food banks. Please RSVP to Brad: or on our facebook page. Location TBD 3-7 days before the event. Hope to see as many as possible there!

When: 2/15/2014
8:45 AM
Where: West Delray - TBD
Contact: Brad Hertzberg
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Below are the directions to our very first Palm Beach County AC Alums service project! Here are the highlights: We will be picking peppers in West Delray. Please arrive at8:45am on Saturday, Feb 15 and the project will end no later than 12:00pm. There are no restrooms at the facility and you should bring water, sunscreen and clothes you don't mind getting dirty. There is also a waiver form attached. Please print and bring a completed form on Saturday, Feb 15. I will have some extras just in case. Please RSVP by emailing Brad at or through our facebook event page: 

Looking forward to seeing you out there continuing our service. 


 Saturday – February 15, 2014 – 8:45 am – 12:00 noon

 Field on Starkey Road

1. Coming from North or South on I-95: Take I-95 to Exit 52 Atlantic 

Avenue also known as route 806. Go west on Atlantic Avenue. 

In 4.5 miles you will begin crossing three intersections. Legends Way, 

Hagen Ranch Road and the Florida Turnpike. The next road to the right 

after the turnpike is Starkey, it is .2 miles past the turnpike interchange. 

Turn right on Starkey.

Follow "once on Starkey” Directions below.

2. Coming from North or South on Turnpike: Exit Turnpike at the Atlantic 

Avenue exit # 81 and turn right onto Atlantic Avenue also known as route 

806. The first road to the right after the turnpike is Starkey, it is .2 miles past 

the turnpike interchange. Turn right on Starkey. 

Follow "once on Starkey” Directions below.

3. If coming from the West on route 441: At the intersection with Atlantic go 

East. Starkey road is 1.6 miles from the turn onto Atlantic. You will pass the 

Bushel Stop on the right. Turn left onto Starkey road. Must do a U-turn to 

make the left.

Follow "once on Starkey” Directions below.

4. Once on Starkey: The field is 1.5 miles on the right hand side. The 

pavement will cease in 1 mile. Continue .2 miles on dirt road. You will pass 

"Brad’s Bedding Plants Inc.” and several green houses on the right side. You 

will then pass several tractor trailors along the right side of the road. The field 

is just past this on the right. Look for signs.

Please call Keith at 561-236-8176 if the weather looks threatening.

Remember to Bring a Gleaning Form for everyone who is gleaning

Remember there are no Restroom Facilities at the Field

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