Events Archive

CAFO's - Rally for Environmental Justice

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 8:00am to 4:00pm

Yadkin Riverkeeper will join with folks statewide in a CAFO's - Rally for Environmental Justice on Wed., May 13. Folks from Winston-Salem and surrounding areas will meet at 8 AM in Winston-Salem at 110 S. Broad Street (Sunoco gas station just off Business 40 - exit Broad Street and park in parking lot). We will take a bus to Raleigh for the rally. The bus will leave promptly at 8:30 AM. Boxed lunches and water provided. Event is free and open to all.

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Piedmont Earth Day Fair Saturday, April 25

Piedmont Earth Day Fair

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

Join the fun at Yadkin Riverkeeper's table at the Piedmont Earth Day Fair, the largest Earth Day celebration and one-day environmental education event in the region.

The theme of the 2015 Piedmont Earth Day Fair is “The Power of Bright Ideas,” aimed at educating the public on energy, renewable sources of energy and the importance of energy conservation.

Bring your children for an interactive Enviroscape activity as we share how pollution impacts our waterways.

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Aveda Earth Month

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:00am to 6:00pm

At Van Davis Aveda Earth Month Event every appointment helps protect water. Join us during Earth Month and help raise money to benefit local Earth Month Partner Yadkin Riverkeeper. Call (866) 726-1332 to book your appointment.

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Yadkin River by Pilot Mountain

Think Outside the Sink Public Forum

Monday, April 20, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

what pollutants are affecting your water supply?

Yadkin Riverkeeper Will Scott and Dr. JoAnn Burkholder, Professor of Applied Aquatic Ecology at NC State University will address nutrient pollution in High Rock Lake and discuss steps you can take to ensure safe, clean drinking water.

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Earth Day Jam

Earth Day Jam

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 10:00am to 10:00pm

Earth Day Jam is a music and arts festival that benefits the LandTrust of Central NC. With a stellar line up of music and plenty of fun activities for the kids, EDJ brings the community together to celebrate Mother Earth. The mission is to raise awareness for environmental issues and provide educational opportunities that promote sustainable farming, local food, conscious environmental choices, energy conservation, protection of resources, and natural healing.

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