Help clean up the area's six historic cemeteries as part of a big clean up across the region from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 11. Tools and instruction will be provided. All ages are welcome. Projects range from litter patrol and pruning to headstone cleaning and edging. Local pioneer cemeteries include Escobar Cemetery and the adjacent Gresham Pioneer Cemetery 200 S.W. Walters Dr.; White Birch Cemetery, 185 S.W. Walters Dr.; Pleasant Home Cemetery, Southeast Bluff Road and Pleasant Home Road, Gresham; Mountain View Stark Cemetery, 25851 S.E. Stark St., Troutdale, and Mountain View Corbett Cemetery, 35450 S.E. Smith Road, Corbett. Advanced registration required. metrovolunteer.wufoo.com/forms/zprkczd0b8pkna/. Contact 503-813-7505.
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