Farrington Lake cleanup set for May 2

Local groups and residents are invited to take part in the seventh annual cleanup around Farrington Lake set for May 2. Registration will take place at 8:30 a.m. in Bicentennial Park, Riva Avenue and Hardenburg Lane, East Brunswick. Rain date is May 9.

The event is sponsored by the Federation of Sportsmen; the Lawrence Brook Watershed Partnership; New Jersey Water Watch; students of the Judd School, North Brunswick; and the communities of East Brunswick, North Brunswick, New Brunswick and Milltown.

Volunteers, who are encouraged to carry water, should dress with arms and legs covered and wear suitable boots or shoes. Some refreshments will be provided.

For more information, call John Messeroll at 732-828-8543 or 732-932-9176 (daytime), Joe Butrica at 732-390-6984 (daytime), Alan Godber at 732-846-4476, or Lou Ann Benson at 732-247-0922, ext. 478; log on to www.lbwp.org; or e-mail contact@lbwp.org.