It's Global Youth Service Day April 12.

    Saturday, April 12 is Global Youth Service Day and from 9 a.m. to noon, Crookston youth volunteers are being sought to help with some service projects in the community.

    Interested? Meet in the city hall parking lot downtown at 9 a.m. that day, where an organized clean-up of downtown Crookston will commence, followed by a light breakfast. Trash bags will be provided, but volunteers are asked to bring their own gloves.

    The Chamber of Commerce Beautification Committee, the U of M Crookston Office of Community Engagement and the UMC Office of Sustainability, the Crookston High School LEO Club and thhe City of Crookston are coordinating Saturday’s service effort.