Event calendar

Morning Paddle

Event information

Date: Friday, July 12, 2024

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Fee: $20 per person.

Age: Ages 12 or older. (Participants younger than 18 must be accompanied by a registered adult).

Contact: 815-722-9470

Location: Rock Run Rookery Preserve

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Two people in kayaks on a lake. Photo by Anthony Schalk

Event details

Enjoy a morning paddle with the birds at Rock Run Rookery.


Event requirements

Registration required by Thursday, July 11: 815-722-9470.


Previous kayaking experience is required, as this is a recreational program and not an instructional paddling program.

Wear shoes and clothes that can get wet, and don’t forget your sunscreen, sunglasses and a water bottle. All equipment is provided, including personal flotation devices.

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this workday should mention their request when registering or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the workday.