Volunteers needed for Lynn Meadows fall cleanup

Volunteers needed for Lynn Meadows fall cleanup

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Lynn Meadows Discovery Center will close for its annual fall cleaning and renovation from Tuesday, Sept. 8, until Thursday. During the closure, crews will be cleaning, painting and making repairs to the Discovery Center.

Volunteers are needed to help during the three day closure any time from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information about the fall cleaning or volunteering, please call 228-897-6039 or visit www.lmdc.org.

Executive Director Cindy DeFrances said this closure is important to prepare for the upcoming season.

"We've had a record number of visitors through the museum in 2015, and we want to be sure we are ready to handle a good fall crowd by cleaning and freshening our exhibits, building and grounds," said DeFrances.

Lynn Meadows Discovery Center is a nonprofit children's museum.

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