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Meetup and Cleanup! Chicago River Day 2019

Saturday, May 11, 2019, 9:00 AM until 12:00 PM
WMS Boathouse at Clark Park
3400 N. Rockwell
Chicago, IL  60618
Additional Info:
Dina Petrakis
Free event
Registration is recommended
You will need to sign a waiver for the Chicago River Day at the site.
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Chicago River Day 2019 - Saturday, May 11 9am -12 noon
Organized by Friends of the Chicago River


  WHERE: WMS Boathouse at Clark Park
 3400 N Rockwell St

                 Chicago, IL
  DATE:    Saturday, May 11, 2019

  TIME:     9 am till 12 noon

  Must RSVP

 EVENT LEADER: Dina Petrakis  

 Volunteer with fellow LakeShore Ski and Sports Club  members to help beautify our Chicago River  and Parks.
 What to expect: Volunteers should expect to  work and get a bit dirty or wet. This is an outdoor activity IN CANOES along the  banks of the Chicago River. Your morning will start out with a welcome from your site captain AND signing of waivers (required). This will be followed by an overview of the day’s activities, safety talk, and distribution of supplies to volunteers. Volunteers will work along the river banks and help to remove litter. This is a great way to see a wonderful part of the river, north from 3400. Come for the cleanup and join us this summer for evening kayaking in the same section of the river! 

What to bring: Wear closed toe shoes and comfortable clothing. This activity will go on rain or shine. Bring water, sunscreen, and your favorite work gloves.

Registration (RSVP) is Required so we know who will be attending.

You will complete an event day waiver at the site.