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September 20, 2013

Trash Force, Inc., hosts annual meeting on Sunday

Musician, environmental advocate Jamey Aebersold is keynote speaker

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NEW ALBANY — Musician and environmental advocate Jamey Aebersold will be the keynote speaker at the annual meeting of Trash Force, Inc., on Sunday.

The event, which will also feature a musical performance by Aebersold, will be held at 5 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church’s Carriage House, 1015 E. 11th St., New Albany.

“Trash Force has a long tradition of educating the public about recycling and solid waste issues,” said Warren Nash, president of Trash Force. “This year’s annual meeting will continue that tradition with Jamey Aebersold speaking about his experiences as a musician and health and environmental advocate.”

The event will feature a social hour with hors d’oeuvres beginning at 5 p.m. followed by a “pot luck” dinner at 6 p.m.  Aebersold will speak and perform as part of the dinner program. The organization will also hold a brief meeting to elect new officers for the 2013-14 term.

The event is open to the public, free to Trash Force members or $10 each for non-members. Individuals can also join the organization for an individual membership fee of $10. Those interested in more information should contact Mary Ann Sodrel by email at trashforce@insightbb.com by phone at 812-945-0825.

Trash Force Inc. is dedicated to assisting, encouraging, and educating the community to develop and implement environmentally sound policies, waste stream reduction, resource use, and recycling.