Events Archive

Van Davis Bake Sale for Clean Water

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Join Yadkin Riverkeeper at Van Davis Aveda for a Bake Sale for Clean Water!

If you bake, bring your goodies to raise money to keep our drinking water clean.

We'll be there until all the baked goods are sold to celebrate Earth Month and benefit Yadkin Riverkeeper.

 

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Green Drinks!!

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Are you an environmentalist looking to connect with like-minded friends in Winston-Salem?

Join local environmental organizations for drinks, community, and conversations at the monthly Green Drinks Winston-Salem. A portion of each drink (not actually green!) will benefit your favorite environmental non-profits.

Hosted by the Yadkin Riverkeeper, North Carolina Sierra Club Foothills Group and Piedmont Environmental Alliance. 

February 1, March 1, April 5, May 3 and June 7 from 6-7PM at Fiddling Fish Brewing Company, 772 Trade Street NW in Winston-Salem. 

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2018 Hop Swap Half Marathon, 5K & Block Party

Saturday, March 31, 2018 - 8:30am to 12:00pm

Before you know it, we will be in April again and that means the return of NC Beer Month. OrthoCarolina,  Foothills Brewing and Junction 311 Endurance Sports have partnered to bring you a fun and energetic way to kick off and celebrate NC Beer Month. Don’t miss the 2nd annual HopSwap Half Marathon, 5k, Kid’s Dash and block party. 

Join us at the Foothills Brewpub in downtown Winston-Salem on March 31, 2018 for a beautiful and challenging half marathon  or 5k. Not a runner? Come cheer on the runners, have fun and enjoy a beer!

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VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION EVENT

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

EVENT IS FREE!

Please join Yadkin Riverkeeper as we celebrate the terrific volunteers who make our organization great!

This party is for you! So, come for wine, beer, appetizers and conversation about the exciting activities that will take place this year.

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Green Drinks!!

Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Are you an environmentalist looking to connect with like-minded friends in Winston-Salem?

Join local environmental organizations for drinks, community, and conversations at the monthly Green Drinks Winston-Salem. A portion of each drink (not actually green!) will benefit your favorite environmental non-profits.

Hosted by the Yadkin Riverkeeper, North Carolina Sierra Club Foothills Group and Piedmont Environmental Alliance. 

February 1, March 1, April 5, May 3 and June 7 from 6-7PM at Fiddling Fish Brewing Company, 772 Trade Street NW in Winston-Salem. 

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Wake Forest University Humanities Institute Panel: A River in Critical Context during the "Dance for the River" Exhibit at SECCA

Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:30pm

“The River in Critical Context” will consist of a reception and gallery walk-through at 5pm, followed by a panel discussion at 6pm, arranged to give exhibit attendees historical, ecological, and artistic contexts for “Dance for the River.” 

The panel begins with a short film about the exhibit, followed by an overview of the process of creating the exhibit, presented by Phoebe Zerwick, Director of Journalism at Wake Forest and co-producer of “Dance for the River.” 

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Issues on the River: "Who Protects the River?" Panel Discussion at SECCA

Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

"Who protects the Yadkin River, and how?"

Environmental protection happens at all levels of government and nonprofit advocacy, but it also requires cooperation. It's the question that will be addressed during a panel discussion with state and local officials at the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA). The panel is part of the programming during Christine Rucker's DANCE FOR THE RIVER exhibit.

Panel Participants: 

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