Upcoming Events

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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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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Join Yadkin Riverkeeper’s Creek Week Paddle during the Gathering of Friends for the Mountains-to-Sea Trail Weekend!

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm

As part of the Gathering of Friends, the annual membership meeting and weekend for the Friends of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail, join a 6.8-mile guided paddle from Ronda to Crater Park on North Carolina’s second longest river.  From 1 to 5PM on Friday, March 23, you’ll learn about Yadkin Riverkeeper’s work to promote a clean and healthy river while enjoying the peace and serenity of this natural resource. Paddlers meet starting at Noon at Crater Park, 310 Standard St, Elkin, NC 28621, to catch the shuttle. Paddle starts at 1PM.

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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, 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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WIN PADDLING FOR 4 ALL SUMMER!!

Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 11:45pm

Buy a $25 raffle ticket for a chance to win! You could have all of your paddling expenses paid for four people to paddle down the river four times this summer - this includes paddling fees for 4 people, 4 kayak rentals and shuttle services from our meeting locations up the river so you can float back down - at ALL FOUR PADDLES. Children over 8 years can be part of your 4-paddler teams. The Yadkin Riverkeeper TOUR is the on-the-water family event of the summer!

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Green Drinks!!

Thursday, May 3, 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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Green Drinks!!

Thursday, June 7, 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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