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Upcoming Events

YEP volunteers needed for a few hours to help clean-up the Great Western Trail, located along Rt. 64! Saturday, April 21, sometime in the morning (TBD). Be sure to dress for the weather and plan on being outdoors for a few hours walking and picking up garbage. Additional details will be sent out via email before the event.

Sign up to volunteer for this YEP Outreach Event!

For questions or additional information, please contact YEP Outreach Chair Cameron Carani at yep@dekalbccf.org or YEP Staff Advisor Noah Nordbrock at 815-748-5383.

April 21, 2018

Great Western Trail Clean-Up – YEP Outreach Event

YEP volunteers needed for a few hours to help clean-up the Great Western Trail, located along Rt. 64! Saturday, April 21, sometime in the morning (TBD). Be […]
February 6, 2018
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