Upcoming LRNow Events


 Mark your calendars! 


 

 Monthly River Cleanups 

Join volunteers and help clean up the Lynnhaven River watershed. Cleanups are kid-friendly! Take a look at the map to see how much trash volunteers have collected at past cleanups.

  • Sat Jul 8, 2017 9:00am – 12:00pm
  • 64th Street at First Landing State Park

Sat Aug 12, 2017 9:00am – 12:00pm

Bonney Rd Virginia Beach, VA

Sat Sep 9, 2017 9:00am – 12:00pm
Mill Dam Rd Virginia Beach, VA

Sat Oct 14, 2017 9:00am – 12:00pm
Old Virginia Beach Rd Virginia Beach, VA

Sat Nov 11, 2017 9:00am – 12:00pm
River cleanup – Potters Rd Virginia Beach, VA

Email Dana@lrnow.org to sign-up or call (757) 962-5398

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Pleasure House Point Bird & Plant Walks

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Sat Jul 1, 7:30am FULL 

 Sat Sep 2, 7:30am

Sat Oct 7, 7:30am

Join us at Pleasure House Point, on of the major stopovers of migratory birds on the Atlantic Flyway, to take a walk through the property in search of birds. What better way to go bird watching than with an avid Audubon birder at this ideal location!

Email Dana@lrnow.org or call 757-962-5398 to sign up!


Changing Climate, Changing Lives Workshop

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

9:00a-3:00p

Location: Brock Environmental Center

3663 Marlin Bay Drive, VB 23455

4-6th grade teachers are invited to join the staff of LRNow and the Virginia Aquarium as we explore the science behind climate change and the issues that we face because of these changes.  Teachers will receive ready-made activities, lesson plans, supplies, a certificate of completion and a participation stipend. Limit 20 teachers. Register by going to this link: http://bit.ly/2pG8wZD

Contact Rachel Riesbeck for more information or with questions rriesbec@virginiaaquarium.com

climate workshop


Growing a Green Club: Beyond Gardens Workshop

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

10:00a-3:00p

Location: Brock Environmental Center

3663 Marlin Bay Drive, VB 23455

Cost: $15, covers lunch and materials

Come learn how to start and/or maintain a “Green Club”.  Morning will be devoted to the nuts and bolts of these clubs. In the afternoon, you will get a chance to meet with organizations that can provide programs, speakers and projects for your green club. Walk away with great resources, ideas and a chance to plan out your first few months of meetings.


 

Project Learning Tree- Early Childhood Education Workshop

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

10:00a-3:00p

Location: Brock Environmental Center

3663 Marlin Bay Drive, VB 23455

Cost: $10 which includes the cost of the book.

Contact Dana Sizemore (dana@LRNow.org) or 757-962-5398 to register

Using the Project Learning Tree-Early Childhood Education book, we will explore new ways to bring children into nature and nature into the classroom. Each participant will come away from the workshop with ready-made activities and games that engage all the senses, as well as the wonderful PLT book filled with so many more activities for each season.

PLT workshop


Lynnhaven River Now Fall Festival

Fall Festival