weird code sent via email

Aug 6, 2009 at 6:58 PM

I have brought in a filtered lookup field to another list and I have a workflow to email the column information. It is inserting the 4;# in the front, I assume that is like the ID of the column or something. Any way to get rid of it?

 

Event: 4;#Family Day on 08/19/2009 at 00:00 ending on 08/19/2009 at 16:00 at Headquarters