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One Week until the FOWR Annual Meeting!

Registration is open for the Friends of the White River Annual Member Meeting on July 12 at the White River Yacht Club from 6 to 8 p.m.

All current, former, and prospective members are invited to attend.

An optional “Bring-Your-Own-Boat” paddle will occur from 3 to 5:30 p.m. from Oliver’s Woods Nature Preserve to the Yacht Club.

Featured Speaker: Dr. Jerry Sweeten, Ecosystems Connections Institute, LLC

3 p.m.: Bring-Your-Own-Boat participants meet at Oliver’s Woods Nature Preserve to drop boats and equipment.
3:30 p.m.: Bring-Your-Own-Boat participants shuttle personal vehicles to the Yacht Club and return to Oliver’s Woods in as few vehicles as possible.
4 p.m.: Bring-Your-Own-Boat paddle begins.
5:30 p.m.: Bring-Your-Own-Boat paddlers arrive at Yacht Club.
6 p.m.: Dinner and Social (Taco Bar) at Yacht Club ($10.95/person)
6:45 to 8 p.m.: Annual Meeting Program

Questions about registration can be directed to

kayak on river

Volunteers cleaned up!

Great to see multiple generations working to improve the banks of White River at the 2022 Downtown White River Cleanup! Tons of trash and illegally dumped debris collected by this dedicated group of volunteers. Thanks to all of you for a job well done!

cleanup volunteers