The Forest Preserves of Cook County will hold their Paddle Fest, Saturday, October 14 from 1 - 4 p.m. at the Tower Road Boat Launch at the Skokie Lagoons.
Friends of the Chicago River will bring canoes and Northwest Passage will bring sea kayaks for the public to try out and join on guided paddle trips. There is no fee for the public. Experienced paddlers are most welcome to assist as safety boaters and possible short trip guides as well. There will be tables to provide info about the club as well.
For more info contact JUSTIN MERCER,PROGRAM COORDINATOR - OUTDOOR RECREATION DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION & EXPERIENTIAL PROGRAMMING