Programs and Events
KMHB Volunteers play a vital role in the success of these programs/events.
Find out how YOU can help...


September
Youth Advisory Board Nominations
KMHB Classroom Presentations
Beautification/Litter Pick-Up Projects
Litter Free Events
Recycling Events

October
Funky Art Contest Registration
  KMHB Classroom Presentations
Beautification/Litter Pick-Up Projects
Boo Fest at Fred Miller Park
Litter Free Events
Recycling Events

November
Funky Art Contest
  America Recycles Day
Funky Art Awards Ceremony
KMHB Presentations
Beautification/Litter Pick-Up Projects
Litter Free Events
Recycling Events

December
Christmas Tree Recycling Planning
KMHB Classroom Presentations
Beautification/Litter Pick-Up Projects
Litter Free Events
Recycling Events


January
KMHB Classroom Presentations
Christmas Tree Recycling/Mulching
Litter Free Events
Recycling Events


February
Sack Pack Clothing Collection
KMHB Classroom Presentations
Beautification/Litter Pick-Up Projects
Litter Free Events
Recycling Events

March

Great American Clean-Up Begins
KMHB presentations
Beautification/Litter Pick-Up Projects
Litter Free Events
Recycling Events


April
Great American Clean-Up Continues
Sanitation Workers Appreciation Breakfast
KMHB Presentations
Beautification/Litter Pick-Up Projects
Litter Free Events
Recycling Events


May
Marina Challenge with CLUA
In-School Coordinator Appreciation Event
KMHB Presentations
Beautification/Litter Pick-Up Projects
Litter Free Events
Recycling Events


June
Community Improvement Awards
Great American Cleanup Wrap-up Reports Due
In-School Coordinator Training/In-service



 
        

                    Upcoming Events in Our Community

      Nominations for Community Improvement Awards currently being accepted
                                                                  (see additional information at the bottom of page)


                                               Stay tuned for updates......


                         

                     

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Household Hazardous Waste
- This is an event in partnership with Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation where residents can take toxic, corrosive, flammable, and/or reactive household materials that are unwanted or spent to be properly disposed of.

BOPAE Collection Event - Collection of Batteries, Oil, Paint, Antifreeze, Electronics ONLY; materials to be properly disposed of; a designated date and time per event.  

Electronic Recycling Event - In partnership with Goodwill Industries to offer residents and businesses an additional drop off for electronic equipment to be properly disposed of.

Funky Art Contest - In Partnership with WSCC Phi Theta Kappa.  This is an art contest for 3-5 graders to create "useable" art  out of recyclable material.

Arbor Day Poster Contest - In partnership with Tennessee Department of Forestry.  Open to all Hamblen County 5th graders.

Arbor Day Poetry Contest - In partnership with Hamblen C. Soil Conservation Dist. and Morristown Tree Board.  Open to all Hamblen County 6th graders and high school students.

Teacher In-Service -6 hrs of  In-Service credit for all teachers.

Litter Free/Recycling Events - Encourage all events in the area to be publicized as Litter Free.  Support event planners in making it successful with support of supplies and literature. 

**For help in hosting a litter free/recycling event please email KMHB at kabed@musfiber.com or call 423-586-6422.

School Programs:

Trash Tours

Wartville Wizard Play

Soil Conservation Days
                                                                                                                                                        Trash Fashion Shows
Paper Recycling Program

Beautification Projects

KAB/YAB Keep America Beautiful Youth Advisory Board
                                 
Classroom Presentations

Project WET

Great American Clean Up
Power Clean-Up - Largest clean-up event in area with numerous pick-up locations in  Hamblen, Jefferson, and Grainger Counties.
Sack Pack - Clothing Drive
in Hamblen County schools in partnership with Goodwill Industries.
Marina Challenge - partnership with CLUA (Cherokee Lake User's Association) and local marina's to clean up lakeshores, open waterways and islands on Cherokee Lake.

Community Improvement Awards - Awards given to residents and business who take pride in their property from a renovation, landscaping or clean-up.  Email nominations to ATTN: Angela McClanahan at kabed@musfiber.com.  Nominations due by the 15th of each month.

Christmas Tree Recycling
- In partnership with TWRA.  This is a collection of live/used Christmas trees to be used in the lake for fish habitats and/or mulching.

Sanitation Workers Appreciation Breakfast
- In partnership with Cochran Family McDonald's, breakfast is provided for all sanitation workers to say, "Thank You," for the job they do!

      
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