Des Plaines River Cleanup

Clean-up Information

River Forest Park District
River: Des Plaines River
Contact email:
Contact Phone: (708) 366-6660
Event Date & Time: 04/23/2022, 08:00 am

Volunteer your time to clean up the Des Plaines Riverbank and Thatcher Woods. Clean up bags, disposable gloves, and first aid supplies will be available at both the River Forest Park District and the Trailside Museum of Natural History on Saturday, April 23 from 8-10am. Please indicate pick-up location when registering. This event is rain or shine.
Bring reusable water bottle
Wear pants, bright-colored long sleeved shirts, and boots
Bug spray and sunscreen are recommended.
Disposable gloves will be provided, but plan on bringing sturdy work gloves from home.
Garbage bags will be provided
First aid supplies will be provided

Cleanup Sign-up

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