17th Annual River des Peres Trash Bash

October 19th 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Come out and help clean up the rivers and creeks within the River des Peres Watershed!

We need your help to to take care of this valuable natural resource in our community. Volunteers will meet in the morning at Willmore Park along the River des Peres Greenway, and Heman Park in University City, and the UMSL South Campus. Recent historic flooding revealed the trash in the river and why it is so urgent to keep it clean.

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Please dress for the weather. Volunteers are encouraged to wear comfortable clothes that they do not mind getting dirty. Closed toe shoes are required. Pants and bug spray are recommended. Work gloves and trash bags will be provided.  The event is free, but volunteers are asked to preregister so event organizers can plan accordingly.

 

Location

Various locations along the River des Peres Watershed

Willmore Park is the primary meeting site and location of post-cleanup celebration.

7200 Hampton Ave.

St. Louis, Missouri 63106

Get Directions

Take the greenway!

This event will take place at many locations in the St. Louis area. If you use MetroLink, be sure to choose a site that is accessible via transit.

This event will take place at many locations in the St. Louis area. If you use MetroLink, be sure to choose a site that is accessible via transit.

Parking access varies from site to site. Most sites have parking.