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DuPage County River Sweep May 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join the fun of the county-wide DuPage River Sweep while enjoying the outdoors on the morning of Saturday, May 20th. This year’s Glen Ellyn location is Churchill Woods Forest Preserve. Make a difference in the quality of water and in the appearance of your local waterways.

Volunteers are needed Saturday, May 20th from 9:00am-Noon to help remove trash and debris and to restore areas near streams of the DuPage River and its tributaries. Since 1991 over 11,700 volunteers have participated in this annual clean-up and have removed nearly 261 tons of trash, but each year there’s always more to clean! Everyone is welcome!

Event Date: Saturday, May 20, 2017
Event Time: 9am-12pm
Glen Ellyn Location: Churchill Woods Forest Preserve on St. Charles Road between Swift Road and I-355. Please meet in the far east parking lot.

To register as an individual or group, please click on the link below (you will be directed to The Conservation Foundation website). A Community Liaison will contact you with more details after you register.



May 20
9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Churchill Woods Forest Preserve
900 W. St. Charles Road
Lombard, IL 60148 United States
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