Clean-up Information

River: Des Plaines River

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Contact Phone: (708) 366-6660

Event Date | Time: 04/22/2023 | 08:00 am to 10:00 am

Make a difference this Earth Day by participating in the annual Des Plaines River Cleanup! Volunteer your time to clean up the Des Plaines Riverbank and Thatcher Woods. Cleanup bags, disposable gloves, and first aid supplies will be available at both River Forest Park District and the Trailside Museum of Natural History on Saturday, April 22nd 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 shirt, boots, bug spray, and sunscreen.