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Posted on: September 12, 2018

Heritage Quarries Restoration Project Volunteer Workday | Registration Now Open

HQRA Restoration Project - Saturday, October 20, 2018  |  Registration Deadline October 10, 2018

Space is Limited.  Register Today!

CITGO Petroleum Corporation and The Conservation Foundation are pleased to announce their Fall Restoration Project at the Heritage Quarries  Recreation Area (HQRA) in downtown Lemont.  Our goal is to create habitat for birds, butterflies, and other local wildlife by removing invasive species and planting native prairie flowers, grasses and trees.  With your help, we will continue to improve the aesthetics and accessibility of this regional recreation area!

Schedule for Saturday, October 20:

  • 8:30 - 8:45 Volunteers check in at Lemont High School
  • 8:45 - 9:00 Buses transport volunteers to the HQRA worksite
  • 9:00 - 11:00 Volunteers work at the HQRA worksite
  • 11:00 - 11:30 Buses transport volunteers back to Lemont High School


Contact Monica Rockstroh at 630-428-4500 x123

Registration Deadline is October 10th, 2018.

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