Civic League seeks new members

Thursday, September 20, 2018

The Greencastle Civic League is seeking new members.

The women’s group was founded in 1984 and continues to focus on beautification, clean-up, cultural development and general improvement of life in Greencastle.

The executive committee will host an open call for members at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24 in the community room of Starbucks. A public presentation will be followed by a question-and-answer session and a meet-and-greet with members.

“This is an exciting time for our city and we’re seeking new members who can help us continue to make Greencastle a better place to live through clean-up activities, painting murals, connecting community organizations and resources and more,” Civic League President Heather Wright said.

Greencastle Civic League meets monthly on the second Monday at 6:30 p.m. and dues are $45.

Prospective members are encouraged, though not required, to RSVP for the meeting to

Since the founding of the Civic League 34 years ago, major projects include the construction of the Emerald Palace playground at Robe-Ann Park, the creation of the Bob York Splash Park and a number of murals downtown.

The group is currently helping to raise funds for the new bandshell and facilitates ParkFest, the 4th of July Pancake Breakfast and two annual highway clean-ups of its sponsored portion of the Veterans Memorial Highway. Learn more at

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