Community volunteers are invited to join the Comox Valley Broombusters at the No. 1 Japanese Town Historic Site in Coal Creek Historic Park on Saturday, May 4, 9:30 am to noon.
Bring your work gloves, knee pads and water. It is recommended that you wear long pants, long sleeve shirt and sturdy footwear. Tools, advice and refreshments will be provided.
The group will meet at the newly constructed parking area at the historic site. The site is accessed off Comox Lake Road, marked by the red “No. 1 Japanese Town Historic Site” sign. For more information contact Village Parks and Outdoor Recreation Coordinator Kevin McPhedran.
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