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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.
No Fee
No Fee


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. This is an outdoor activity located in a  variety of city parks, forest preserves, etc. along the  banks of the Chicago River and its tributaries. Your morning will start out with a welcome from your site captain, signing of waivers (required), and T-shirt distribution. 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, sort out recyclables and remove invasive species.

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.