Barren River Lake Trashmaster’s Classic lakeshore cleanup will be Sept. 15

   The 25th annual Barren River Lake Trashmaster’s Classic will be Saturday, Sept. 15, from 8- noon, around the lake.
   The Trashmaster’s Classic has picked up over 430,000 lbs. of trash from in and around the lake in its 24-year history.
   Volunteers will gather at the ramps at Baileys Point, Beaver Creek, Barren River Lake State Park, the Narrows, Peninsula, and Port Oliver. They will then be shuttled around the lake to pick up trash.
   The event will conclude at noon with a picnic at the Barren River Lake State Park beach. Following the food, prizes will be awarded.
   Mike Shea and Mickey Taylor will provide entertainment during the picnic. WBKO’s Shane Holinde will emcee the event.
   There will also be exhibits by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kentucky State Parks, the Sierra ClubFriends of Barren River Lake & Park, and WBKO.
   This is an official National Public Lands Day event.
   The Trashmaster’s Classic lakeshore cleanup is sponsored by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Friends of Barren River Lake & Park, and Kentucky State Parks.
   For more information or to volunteer, call 270-646-2055.

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