This recap was republished from a B'nai B'rith Denver newsletter, written by B'nai B'rith President Bill Berger
B'nai B'rith's 20th Annual Leadville Cemetery Clean-up weekend was held June 24-26 – and I call it a huge success!
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Here are some of the highlights from the weekend:
Besides B'nai B'rith, organizations represented included:
20th Annual Leadville Cemetery Cleanup and Young Leadership Network Camping Trip!
Friday, June 24 - Sunday, June 26, 2016
Join B'nai B'rith Denver and YLN for a weekend in Leadville Colorado. We will be camping on Turquoise Lake, celebrating Shabbat at Temple Israel, maintaining the historic Leadville Cemetery and celebrating throughout the weekend. Come for the cemetery cleanup or the entire weekend. All are welcome!
The weekend will offer:
The town of Leadville will also be hosting its BBQ and Brews Festival the same weekend, for additional activities and entertainment.
We hope to make this year a special celebration in recognition of 20 years of performing this mitzvah.
For more information and to sign up for camping, carpooling, potluck, and more, visit our 2016 Leadville Cemetery Cleanup web page.
For volunteer opportunities (and we always need volunteers!) please contact the B’nai B’rith office Admin@BnaiBrithDenver.org (303-393-7358).
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