Kids in Canoes

We here at Friends want to get as many kids in canoes as we can! It builds confidence, connection to the river and is just plain FUN!

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History of the Skokie Lagoons Paddle

One of the most beautiful urban wilderness areas we paddle are the Skokie Lagoons. But did you know they are actually man-made? Join Friends to learn the amazing history behind the Lagoons on Sunday, July 15th from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. 

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Sunset Paddle

Join us for a leisurely paddle along the north branch of the Chicago River! Sunset is the perfect time to be out on the river.

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