Center for Leadership and Community Engagement

Kittitas Connect: Yakima River Canyon

Event Description Join the Center for Leadership & Community Engagement (CLCE), Outdoor Pursuits & Rentals (OPR) and Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to float the Yakima River and complete a service project that helps keep Kittitas Valley clean and healthy for future generations. Take part in one of Ellensburg’s favorite pastimes and make a positive impact on the environment.
If you are under 18 years of age you will need to have a parent sign the OPR and CLCE liability form before the day of the event. This event is scheduled to end at 3:00pm, please be aware that depending on the river conditions the float could end earlier or later.

Check in will be in the SURC Pit at 8:30 AM.
Transportation, equipment, lunch, and water will be provided for volunteers.

Volunteers are asked to dress appropriately for the weather and the water (sun protection, warm/cool clothes, etc.), WEAR OLD SHOES (may get wet) and CLOTHES you don't mind getting dirty.

Event Date Saturday, October 05th from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm

Volunteer Positions

  • General Volunteer

    Volunteers will work alongside other volunteers, CLCE staff, and BLM employees to complete a service project that include litter pickup, trail brushing, painting, and more. Volunteers are asked to dress appropriately for the weather and the water (sun protection, warm/cool clothes, etc.), WEAR OLD SHOES (may get wet) and CLOTHES you don't mind getting dirty.
    Shifts: 
    Saturday, October 5th 2019 from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm4/21 positions filled
  • General Volunteer (UESL Students only)

    Volunteers will work alongside other volunteers, CLCE staff, and BLM employees to complete a service project that include litter pickup, trail brushing, painting, and more. Volunteers are asked to dress appropriately for the weather and the water (sun protection, warm/cool clothes, etc.), WEAR OLD SHOES (may get wet) and CLOTHES you don't mind getting dirty.
    Shifts: 
    Saturday, October 5th 2019 from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm0/4 positions filled
  • General Volunteer (Rugby Only)

    Volunteers will work alongside other volunteers, CLCE staff, and BLM employees to complete a service project that include litter pickup, trail brushing, painting, and more. Volunteers are asked to dress appropriately for the weather and the water (sun protection, warm/cool clothes, etc.), WEAR OLD SHOES (may get wet) and CLOTHES you don't mind getting dirty.
    Shifts: 
    Saturday, October 5th 2019 from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm0/10 positions filled