Sierra Club group to host Fox River cruise fundraiser on St. Charles Belle
By KANE COUNTY CHRONICLE - email@example.com
ST. CHARLES – The Valley of the Fox Group of the Sierra Club will host a Fox River cruise on the St. Charles Belle, a replica 19th Cent. paddlewheel steamboat.
The event will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10. Boarding begins at 5:30 p.m. at Pottawatomie Park, 8 North Ave., St. Charles.
Participants will enjoy a dinner and live entertainment provided by Nate Stelton.
The featured speaker is Marc Miller, director of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.
The cost is $75 for one ticket or $125 for two. Proceeds will benefit the Sierra Club Water Sentinels, who collect and analyze water samples periodically on the Fox River and its tributaries.
For information, visit www.illinois.sierraclub.org/vof.