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Kayak Kollege

Event information

Date: Saturday, July 16, 2022

Time: 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Fee: $35 per person.

Age: Ages 10 or older.

Contact: 708-534-8499

Location: Monee Reservoir

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Event details

This workshop introduces participants to flat-water kayaking. Instruction, safety, paddle strokes and the variety of kayak types will be discussed on shore. Next, try out those paddling skills on the water alongside the instructor.

All equipment, including personal flotation devices, is provided. Be sure to wear clothes and shoes that can get wet, and consider bringing sunscreen, sunglasses and a water bottle.


Event requirements

Registration required by Saturday, July 16: 708-534-8499.


No previous experience is required. The natural surface launch area is accessible by a paved trail from the parking lot. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering, or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.