Gulfport Neighbors: JUNK in the TRUNK or on a TRUCK!
Junk in the Trunk, Saturday, April 22
“Junk in the Trunk” is back and offering even more ways for Gulfport residents to recycle and green Gulfport! Gulfport residents, are you looking to swap, trash or give away your old stuff and don’t know where to start? Join the Gulfport Neighbors and the City of Gulfport at the community “Junk in the Trunk or on a Truck” (JITT) event to be held Saturday, April 22 from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the 49th Street Gulfport Neighborhood Center, 1617 49th St. S., Gulfport, Florida 33707.Swap, trash or give away your old furniture, appliances, tires, and other bulk items for free. Please no firearms, drugs, liquor, paints, chemicals or batteries.
Register your bike and receive a free helmet while supplies last or visit the Gulfport Community Garden for your gardening questions. Public Works Department will be on hand featuring “Trash Talk with Tom” with his discussion on the city’s recycling program, projects and to answer any questions. Other organizations participating are CERT, Keep Pinellas Beautiful, Chart 411 and St. Pete Earth.
And last but not least, the JITT Flip is back! The 2nd annual JITT Flip, Gulfport’s very own version of Flea Market Flip, will challenge your design skills. Register for a $10 entry Fee and pick out one of three design challenges and find your “treasure” at Junk in the Trunk. All entry fees will be considered a donation to Gulfport Neighbors. The winner of the challenge to sell for the most money at First Friday Art and Gallery Walk on May 5 by the Gulfport Welcome Center at 3101 Beach Blvd. S., will be awarded a special one-of-a-kind trophy and bragging rights. Contestants will retain 75% of the money they raise in the sale of their treasure and 25% will be a donation to Gulfport Neighbors. For more information on JITT Flip, contact Karen Love at email@example.com.
If you are available to donate two hours to help with this fun Junk in the Trunk event, please sign up by calling 727-698-9471 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by private message to our FB page: facebook.com/gulfportneighbors.