Vineyard Conservation Society celebrates Earth Day on April 23 by holding its 30th Annual Beach Clean-Up Day. People of all ages are invited to clean up their favorite beaches from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Twenty-six beaches have been designated as clean-up sites; view the full list at

Volunteers will be present to provide bags and gloves for those who do not bring their own. Refreshments will be donated by Waterside Market, Scottish Bakehouse, Little House, Black Dog. MVY Radio will broadcast live from Eastville Beach.

Participants will be thanked by celebrating together at an after party from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Oak Bluffs Sailing Camp,

The conservation society is also running a trash contest to recognize the coolest, grossest and most unusual things found during clean-up. Entries can be brought to the after party, be posted on Facebook or Instagram with the tag @vineyardconsercation or emailed to