Events

Upcoming Events

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

 

Sep 22, 2014 6:00 pm

Warrenton Visitor's Center @ 33 North Calhoun Street, Warrenton, VA 20186, USA

*This is a two evening workshop* Whether you are interested in converting lawn to forest, creating wildlife habitat, or providing a useful outdoor space for your family, this workshop is for yo... Read more

Cost: 20 USD





Sep 23, 2014 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Buchanan Hall @ 8549 John S Mosby Hwy, Upperville, VA 20184, USA

Mt. Weather sits on the mountain ridge in
Clarke and Loudoun Counties and is part
of the Potomac River watershed.
Photo courtesy mnn.com Join us next week to... Read more

Cost: Free USD





Sep 25, 2014 6:00 pm

Virginia Cooperative Extension @ 8033 Ashton Avenue #105, Manassas, VA 20109, USA

*This is a two evening workshop* Whether you are interested in converting lawn to forest, creating wildlife habitat, or providing a useful outdoor space for your family, this workshop is for yo... Read more

Cost: 20 USD





Sep 25, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

CitySpace @ 100 5th St NE, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA

Ever wanted to have your yard and eat it, too? Join the Journey Through Hallowed Ground Partnership and The Piedmont Environmental Council from 6-8 PM as they host a book talk and signing with ... Read more

Cost: Free (registration required) USD





Sep 26, 2014 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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

Please join us for the Rappahannock-Rapidan Regional Commission's Day to Serve event at the Fauquier Education Farm. Day-to-Serve is an opportunity for communities to come together to serve their n... Read more

Cost: Free





Sep 27, 2014 10:00 am - Sep 28, 2014 5:00 pm

TBA

This year's farm tour features 33 farms and ag-related businesses as well as an Artisans' Market at Avon Hall.The tour booklet can be picked up at any of the venues during the tour or in advan... Read more

Cost: Free USD





Sep 29, 2014 8:00 am - Oct 03, 2014 5:00 pm

Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute @ 1500 Remount Rd, Front Royal, VA 22630, USA

Sept 29 – Oct 3, 2014
  About this Event: This course is  an  introduction  for landowners  and  conservation  practitioners
to  the  essential  aspects  of  wetland c... Read more

Cost: Free





Oct 04, 2014 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

TBA

The Master Gardeners of Fauqier County are celebrating the 15th Anniversary of the Rady Park Arboretum. Please join them for refreshments and enjoy an instructive stroll through the Arboretum. ... Read more

Cost: Free





Oct 11, 2014 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fauquier County @

We are pleased to share our rich agricultural heritage with you on this award-winning Farm Tour. The refreshing sights, sounds, scenes and activities are sure to bring back fond memories... or crea... Read more

Cost: Free USD





Oct 11, 2014 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Algonkian Park Boat Launch @ Potomac Heritage Trail, Sterling, VA 20165, USA

Have you ever pushed off from Loudoun's shores to canoe the Potomac and get a river's eye view of your surroundings? Join PEC and River and Trail Outfitters for a fun and informative trip on o... Read more

Cost: $30 USD





Oct 11, 2014 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Moriah Farm @ 8317 Meetze Road, Warrenton, VA 20187, USA

A Feast from the Field The Piedmont Environmental Council in cooperation with Moriah Farm and the Fauquier Education Farm invite you to this wonderful farm tour and dinner. Come and celebrate l... Read more

Cost: $75 USD





Oct 18, 2014 8:00 am - Oct 23, 2014 2:00 pm

Shannon Farm Community @ 469 Shannon Farm Lane, Afton, VA 22920, USA

With Eric Toensmeier, Rafter Sass Ferguson, and Elizabeth Ü Scaling up ecological agriculture is one of the critical challenges we face in addressing climate change and the global food crisis. ... Read more

Cost: Sliding Scale: $595 - $895 USD





Oct 18, 2014 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Casey Tree Farm @ 2498 Briggs Rd, Berryville, VA, 22611, United States

The foundation for a tree’s health and longevity is established the day it is planted. Tree care begins at day one and this workshop will get you and your trees off to a strong start. Join Ca... Read more

Cost: Free USD





Oct 25, 2014 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

5th and Franklin Street in Old Town Warrenton @ 68 South 5th Street, Warrenton, VA 20186, USA

Celebrate Trails! is a free, family-friendly festival in support of greenways in Fauquier County. This year, it will include live music by Deer Park Avenue! The schedule of events: 12-2... Read more

Cost: Free





Oct 29, 2014 7:00 pm - Oct 30, 2014 8:30 pm

TBA

Eighty years ago, the founding father of the modern American conservation movement Aldo Leopold understood that “conservation will ultimately boil down to rewarding the private landowner who ... Read more

Cost: Free USD





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