Central Illinois residents invited to "Canoe the Sangamon River"

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DECATUR - The Macon County Conservation District is inviting central Illinois residents to participate in its "Canoe the Sangamon River" event on November 21.

This event will be held from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.  All equipment for the guided canoe trip will be provided, but participants are encouraged to bring a drink and wear clothes that can get wet without being damaged.

Each canoe can hold up to two adults and two children, with a minimum of one adult per canoe.  The cost to participate in this trip is $25 per canoe, but you must register online by November 20.  Those who register will be contacted with a meeting location, based on weather and river locations.

Space for this event is limited to seven canoes.  For more information, or to register, visit http://maconcountyconservation.org/.

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