Upcoming Events

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


Aug 10, 2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Heritage Farm Museum @ Heritage Farm Lane, Sterling, VA 20164, USA

Celebrate area farmers, community prosperity and quality of life! Bring the whole family! There will be agriculture exhibits, children's activities, farm products and more. More info at www.heritag... Read more

Cost: Free

Aug 12, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

@ Marshall, VA, USA

Join the PEC's Sustainable Habitat Program and the Blue Ridge Wildlife Center for an evening celebrating our native nocturnal creatures! This event will be held August 12th from 7pm-9pm at the Volg... Read more

Cost: Free with registration USD

Aug 14, 2014 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church @ 115 North East Street, Culpeper, VA 22701, USA

Interested in prolonging the shelf life of those tasty local berries that you picked or purchased at the farmers market? Join Caroline Mello of Caroline’s Specialty Foods as she gives the ba-... Read more

Cost: Free

Aug 16, 2014 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Bruce Jones Nature Preserve @

Come join us at the Bruce Jones Nature Preserve and learn all about our native pollinators! PEC Habitat Staff and Jennifer Davis MSc of the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute and the Virgin... Read more

Places left: 15    |    Cost: Free with registration USD

Aug 22, 2014 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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

Improving Pastures for Livestock Forage & Wildlife Habitat Join Virginia Working Landscapes for an informative day! Morning classroom sessions will focus on establishing warm-season grasses (WS... Read more

Cost: $25 USD

Sep 06, 2014 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Brookside Community Center @ 7197 Riley Road, Warrenton, VA 20187, USA

Create Habitat In Your Backyard! Interested in Saving Time, Energy and Money on Your Yard? Find out how altering your landscaping practices can benefit you directly and indirectly, and also be ... Read more

Cost: Free with registration 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 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

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