Celebrate National Public Lands Day at Coralville Lake

Published Sept. 11, 2018

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is celebrating National Public Lands Day at Coralville Lake, Saturday, September 29. Festivities will include a park cleanup and an outdoor concert. Volunteers of all ages are invited to help with the park cleanup from 1-4 p.m., trash bags and gloves will be provided. Following the cleanup, all registered volunteers will receive a voucher for free entry into a federal park or a single night of camping at Coralville Lake. To register, call 319-338-3543, ext. 6308 or e-mail Coralville.Lake@usace.army.mil. Onsite registration will also be available the day of the event at the Coralville Lake Visitor Center between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Following the afternoon of public service, everyone is invited to enjoy an outdoor concert by cellist by Anthony Arnone from 6-7 p.m. in the Devonian Fossil Gorge. The event is free and open to everyone. Chairs or blankets and a flashlight are highly recommended.

For more information, contact the Coralville Lake Administration Office at 319-338-3543 extension 6308.

Leah Deeds

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