Event: Convert-a-Can on March 11

Roll up your sleeves! There's another Convert-a-Can beautification event planned for Saturday, March 11 at the West Fork picnic area in the San Gabriel Mountains (close to Azusa). Volunteers and artists will join event coordinator and San Gabriel Mountains Forever Leadership Academy graduate Meg Devine to transform waste receptacles into works of art. Painting begins…

Leadership Academy Spotlight: Megan Devine

Megan Devine is a graduate of the Leadership Academy who continues to lead the Convert-a-Can program. How did you hear about the Leadership Academy and what inspired you to apply for the program? I learned about the Leadership Academy through a friend, Kevin Lynch, who was in the cohort before mine, and he said it was a…

Convert-a-Can Event: West Fork Trail Beautification

Volunteers, students, and artists participated in a Convert-A-Can park beautification projects we presented with the U.S. Forest Service in the San Gabriel Mountains. For the event, trash dumpsters in the West Fork trail/picnic area in the San Gabriel Mountains were transformed into functional art installations in an effort to help clean up the West Fork…