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When: Tuesday, June 4th 2019 @ 5pm

Where: Rotary Building
1150 Baxter St.

Cost: Free

20190604 5:00pm 20190604 5:00pm America/Chicago Kayak Launch Celebration https://www.downtownwaukesha.com/events/kayak-launch-celebration/ Rotary Building 1150 Baxter St.

Celebrate Waukesha’s Increased Access to the beautiful Fox River with the installation of a BRAND NEW ADA Kayak Pier & Launch! Kayak for free from 5:00pm to dusk!

 5:00-5:15 pm – PLANTING
A tree will be planted as a living legacy for future generations demonstrating the Waukesha Park Foundations dedication to our communities well-being.

5:30-6:00 pm – PRESENTATION
Join WPRF as we recognize sponsors that made this project possible. WISCONSIN HERO OUTDOORS will provide demonstrations of use of the ADA and residential launch following a ribbon cutting ceremony and discuss the importance of this tool for the Heroes of our community.

6:00 pm – Dusk – PADDLE
Free Kayak rental, basic instructions and short kayak trips. Participants are also encouraged to bring their own kayaks.

Free hot dogs, chips and desert while supplies last.

6:00-7:15 pm – PERFORMANCE
Enjoy live music by Ben Vanzow near the river (bring your own lawn chair).

6:15-6:45 pm – PURPOSE
Enjoy Authors of Paddle with A Purpose, Barb and Gene Geiger as they share their meaningful paddle journey down the Mississippi, one of the most scenic and powerful waterways in the United States.

Rain date is June 5, 2019


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