17th Annual Des Plaines River Clean-Up


The April 27th Des Plaines River Clean-Up will begin at 9:00 am, and runs from North Avenue (south) to Madison Avenue (west).   The whole family can help with the clean-up. The goal this year is to clean both the east and west side of the Des Plaines River.  The event benefits Thatcher Woods, the Des Plaines River, and our whole community. The first 100 volunteers receive a FREE t-shirt, and there will be a FREE lunch provided by the River Forest Park District starting at 11:30 am. You must pre-register by coming to The Depot (401 Thatcher Avenue in River Forest) or by downloading a registration form. Everyone in your group must be registered. Registration Forms are available at The Depot or online at www.rfparks.com. Contact Karen Stille at 708-366-6660 x105 with any questions regarding registration.

Location: The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue, River Forest, IL Day/Date: Saturday, April 27 Time: Begins at 9:00am; FREE lunch from 11:30am-12:30pm Fee: FREE This event will take place, rain or shine!  For inclement weather updates and cancellations, call the Rain Hotline at 708-802-1314.

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