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Fall Kayak Cleanup at Four Mile Run

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Date & Time
Date: September 15, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Conservatory Center at Four Mile Run Park


Join the Four Mile Run Conservatory Foundation on the water to collect litter along the streambank of Four Mile Run.

RSVP to for the following dates & times:
Thursday, September 6, 5pm-7:30pm
Saturday, September 15, 9am-Noon
Thursday, September 20, 5pm-7:30pm
Monday, October 8 (Columbus Day), 9am-Noon
Saturday, October 27, 9am-Noon

Location: The Conservatory Center at Four Mile Run Park, 4109 Mt Vernon Avenue. Parking/event details will be provided to those who RSVP.

Bring your own kayak (and life-vest), if you can
Request one of our boats if you don’t have your own; depending on the number of kayaks available (we are sometimes able to borrow extras), your request will be confirmed as a reservation or we will add you to our waitlist

Not into kayaking? We need help on the shore, too, with volunteers needed to help off-load litter from kayaks, pick up along the shore, etc

We provide: water refill station, snacks, gloves, trash grabbers and bags, and a limited number of kayaks with life-vests
Please bring your own: reusable water bottle, sunscreen, bug spray, and water shoes
A limit of two Four Mile Run Conservatory Foundation kayaks may be reserved, or you can bring your own

A 4MR Clean Stream Extreme event made possible by grant support from Dominion Energy