The Village of Algonquin, IL

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It's Our River Day 2017

It's Our River Day

10th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday, September 16, 2017


Cornish Park, Downtown Algonquin

Bring your family, friends and co-workers for a wonderful afternoon celebrating the Fox River.  The event will include a keynote speaker, a river clean-up, and a celebration with music.  The event is free to attend.

Keynote Speaker-Jeff Mengler, President of Fox River Ecosystem Partnership and Senior Scientist for Hey and Associates.

The Sierra Club will sponsor the river clean-up and provide gloves.

Music by Thea Roggenbuck.

The Environmental Defenders of McHenry County and the Algonquin Lake in the Hills Food Pantry will have tables with information.


Please check back as more details will be posted soon.  

Thank you to our sponsors!  Volunteers wanted for this event!

Village Logo        Environmental Defenders              Sierra Logo   

Fox River Jeep Club     Water Trailkeepers  Illinois Paddling Council  Prairie State Canoeists

Questions: Katie Parkhurst at 847-658-2700 x 3311 or