Events

Upcoming Events

There are always a ton of great conservation events happening throughout the Piedmont. Scroll down to learn more--

 

Ginkgo: The Tree that Time Forgot

August 06, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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State Arboretum of Virginia 400 Blandy Farm Lane, Boyce, VA 22620, USA

Dr. Peter Crane, Dean, Yale University School of Forestry and Environmental Studies6-7 p.m. Wine and cheese reception and book signing under the tent7-8 p.m. Talk in the library: One of the world's le...

Read more Cost: $10-$30 USD
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Clarke    |    State Arboretum of Virginia





Culpeper Farm to Table Dinner

August 09, 2015 5:00 pm

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Culpeper Center 137 South Main Street, Culpeper, VA 22701, USA

Culpeper, VA. The Culpeper Downtown Farmers Market celebrates the bounty of summer with the nd Annual Farm-to-Table Dinner highlighting quality fresh and local products on Sunday, August 9, 2 ...

Read more Cost: $125 USD
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Culpeper    |    Culpeper Center





Pasture Management Field Day: Mob Grazing

August 11, 2015 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

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Over Jordan Farm Over Jordan Farm Lane, Flint Hill, VA 22627, USA

Pasture Management Field Day: Mob Grazing of Sheep and Cattle for Farm Profit and Soil Health Join Dr. Michael Sands, owner and operator of Bean Hollow Grassfed @ Over Jordan Farm, for a discussion ab...

Read more Cost: Free USD
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Rappahannock    |    Over Jordan Farm





Civil War Trail & Freedman's Farm Walking Tour Walk

August 15, 2015 2:00 pm

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Montpelier Visitor Center 11407 Constitution Highway Montpelier Station, VA 22957

Walk in the footsteps of McGowan's Brigade on Montpelier's Civil War Trail, carving a path through archaeological remains of this Confederate winter camp to a reconstructed camp street. Conclude at th...

Read more Cost: Free   |    Orange    |    Montpelier Visitor Center





Mountains of Melons

August 19, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Fauquier Education Farm 8396 Meetze Road, Warrenton, VA 20187, USA

One of the great joys of summer is the abundance of ripe melons from the garden. In this workshop Fauquier Education Farm will showcase our variety trials of summer melons and how you can satisfy that...

Read more Cost: Free   |    Fauquier    |    Fauquier Education Farm





Film Screening: Food Patriots

August 20, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Madison Presbyterian Church Fishback Road, Madison, VA 22727, USA

Join Rural Madison for this film screening as a part of their ongoing series of community workshops.Food Patriots is a new feature length documentary film and public engagement campaign with the goal ...

Read more Cost: Free   |    Madison    |    Madison Presbyterian Church





Ticks & Lyme Disease: Complications, Treatments, And Prevention

August 21, 2015 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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State Arboretum of Virginia, Library 400 Blandy Farm Lane, Boyce, VA 22620, USA

An illustrated talk covering ticks, bites, infections, complications, and prevention. Presenter: Laura Stone, M.D.If you spend time outside, this talk is relevant!FOSA members $10, non-members $12 To ...

Read more Cost: $10-$12 USD
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Clarke    |    State Arboretum of Virginia, Library





Weed and Waste Warriors at the Chapman DeMary Trail

August 26, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Chapman DeMary Trail 205 E Hirst Rd, Purcellville, VA 20132, USA

Help the pollinators! On August 26, join us for a 'Weed and Waste Warrior day' at the Chapman DeMary Trail in Purcellville to help rescue the plants in our pollinator plot from the nasty invasives tha...

Read more Cost: Free   |    Loudoun    |    Chapman DeMary Trail





Sustainable Landscaping Workshop

August 29, 2015 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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The Barn at Lord Fairfax Community College 6480 College Street, Warrenton, VA 20187, USA

Want to learn how you can make your yard more environmentally friendly and attract birds and butterflies? Join us for our 3rd annual Sustainable Landscaping Workshop in Fauquier.Experts from Fauquier ...

Read more Cost: Free   |    Fauquier    |    The Barn at Lord Fairfax Community College





Pick a Peck of Peppers

September 23, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Fauquier Education Farm 8396 Meetze Road, Warrenton, VA 20187, USA

This is another repeat from last year that was washed out when Fauquier Education Farm tried to have a field day. They had a great crop of peppers but didn't get the chance to spread the word about ho...

Read more Cost: Free   |    Fauquier    |    Fauquier Education Farm





Pasture Management Field Day: Habitat Walk

October 15, 2015 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Over Jordan Farm Over Jordan Farm Lane, Flint Hill, VA 22627, USA

Pasture Management Field Day: Bean Hollow Grassfed Habitat Walk Join Virginia Working Landscapes’ Grassland Bird Coordinator, Amy Johnson, Outreach Coordinator, Charlotte Lorick, and Landowner Michael...

Read more Cost: Free USD
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Rappahannock    |    Over Jordan Farm





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