RACINE — The Root River Environmental Education Community Center (REC) is offering half-off boat rentals from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 28, at the REC, 1301 W. Sixth St. The last boat will depart at 3 p.m. Boat rentals are on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Discounted rental prices include:
Canoes — $7.50/hour Tandem kayaks — $7.50/hour Single kayaks — $5/hour
The REC is a partnership between the University of Wisconsin-Parkside and the City of Racine, with a mission to provide community members with opportunities to explore the Great Lakes and connected ecosystems through recreation, education, demonstration and research. Activities at the REC are coordinated by the College of Natural and Health Sciences at UW-Parkside.