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Chicago River Day Volunteer Event

May 8 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Celebrate Chicago River Day at The Preserve of Highland Park. The Park District has teamed up with the Friends of the Chicago River, to create a safe, socially distanced volunteer event to pick up litter along the trails in The Preserve which is adjacent to the Skokie River.   The river is part of the Chicago River watershed.

  • Pre-registration is required through the Friends of the Chicago River website. Here’s the link:
  • Participation is limited to 15 people per one hour time slot
  • Time slots are 9 am and 10 am.

Shifts meet at 9 am and 10 am in the southeast corner of the Recreation Center parking lot, 1201 Park Avenue West, Highland Park, IL. Volunteers should bring their own gloves. Official River Day Tee-Shirts and trash bags will be supplied.

For more information, contact Liz Ricketts




May 8
9:00 am - 11:00 am


The Preserve of Highland Park
1201 Park Avenue
Highland P{ark, IL United States
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