Lansing Earth Project

2019 PARK, TRAIL, & RIVER CLEAN-UP SCHEDULE

Moores Park Part 2 Clean Up Project

July 24 - 6:00 pm-8:30 pm

Join us for a land and water clean up on the Grand River! Our group will meet at Moores Park at 6pm and will cover the stretch of river from Moores Park to Cherry Hill Park.

If you want to do the Land clean up: grab your supplies after checking in and hit the River Trail! Meet back at Moores Park when you're done. If you want to do the water clean up: call us ahead of time to let us know you'd like a boat. Meet your shuttle at Moores Park at 6pm. You'll hit the river at Moores Park with your supplies and you will end at the Cherry Hill Park when you're done. A shuttle will meet you at Cherry Hill Park to bring you back to Moores Park.

Sparty Clean Up Project

August 8 - 6:00 pm-8:30 pm

Join us for a land and water clean up on the Red Cedar River! Our group will meet at Kircher Municipal Ball Park at 6pm and will cover the stretch of river through MSU's Campus.

If you want to do the Land clean up: grab your supplies after checking in and hit the River Trail! Meet back at Kircher Ball Park when you're done. If you want to do the water clean up: call us ahead of time to let us know you'd like a boat. Meet your shuttle at Kircher Ball Park at 6pm. You'll be shuttled up to MSU Admin building river access. You will end at the Kircher Ball Park when you're done.

 

Chief Okemos Clean Up

August 22 - 6:00 pm-8:30 pm

Help us protect the historic waters of the Red Cedar. Trash pluck where Chief Okemos and his people once paddled. We will meet at Ferguson Park in Okemos at 6pm. We will gather our supplies, then hop on the river. We will end on MSU's campus. This will be an on-water only clean-up. Kayaking experience required to participate, due to potential for log jams.

 

 

 

SPONSORS

River Town Adventures would like to recognize our proud sponsor and partner, the Middle Grand River Organization of Watersheds (MGROW). Thank you for supporting the Lansing Earth Project!

website - mgrow.org

Lansing Parks and Recreation has been a big supporter of the Lansing Earth Project.Thank you for helping us carry out our mission!

website - www.lansingmi.gov/parks

A special thank you to the American Canoe Association (ACA) for awarding this project with the Fostered Stewardship Grant! Through their generous award we are able to purchase the necessary supplies for our clean-up efforts.

website - americancanoe.org

Thank you Greater Lansing Convention and Visitor Bureau for being such a wonderful advocate for our trails and rivers. Your generous donation is greatly appreciated! #lovelansing

website - www.lansing.org/greater-lansing-cvb