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Recovery Point volunteers help renovate Huntington Museum nature trails


The Herald-Dispatch

Andrew Hughes, left, and Recovery Point of Huntington program participants dig postholes Thursday, Oct. 25, to help revitalize the nature trail system at the Huntington Museum of Art.
(Herald-Dispatch photo by Lori Wolfe)

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — A day spent in honest, physical work volunteering in the quiet grandeur of the woods would be therapeutic for any body and spirit.

But that private, inner glow of a job well done – and of cashing in your own sweat equity for the benefit of the whole – counts for much more for those who have recently pulled themselves up from rock-bottom.

About a dozen men from Recovery Point in Huntington lent a hand renovating the 2 miles of nature trails that wind through the woods behind the Huntington Museum of Art.

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