March 19, 7:00 pm Join us in the meeting room at Lucie Monroe’s Coffee Shop (Gateway Plaza, Bus. 460 in Christiansburg) for this month’s meeting. This month’s meeting, we will be viewing Chasing Ice. Chasing Ice is the story of one man’s mission to change the tide of history by gathering undeniable evidence of climate […]
Sunday, March 23, 2014, 9am-5pm From the AT crossing of US501/VA130 at the James River, we will hike N 4.8 miles to viewpoints of the mountains and James River along Little and Big Rocky Rows, returning the same way. Strenuous due to the length of ~ 10 miles; some rocky climbs; and an altitude gain […]
We wanted to share this informative article written by Derek Page, Editor-in-Chief of the student newspaper of Old Dominion University, Mace and Crown.
New River Valley Sierra Club meeting minutes Feb. 19, 2014, 7 pm at Lucy Monroe’s, Christiansburg Those present: Bruce Grimes, Mary Ratliff, Josh Kloehn, Rosemarie Sawdon, Maria Bowling, Jessica Bennett, Marshall Grossell, Dave Didio Rosemarie announced that she will be moving to NC in May and will no longer we able to chair this group. […]
Dear New River Valley Neighbor, Last winter you received a health survey from our New River Valley Sierra Group. We appreciate the time you took to answer our questions and tell us about your environmental health concerns. The results of the survey were tallied and passed on to the Virginia Department of Health and the […]
February 23, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm We will hike on the Appalachian Trail from VA 624/Newport Rd. 2.5 miles to Dragon’s Tooth and return by the same route. This is a strenuous hike due to steep climbs and some brief hand-over-hand rock scrambling. Meet at the University City Blvd. Kroger parking lot; street side […]
February 19, 7:00 pm Join us in the meeting room at Lucie Monroe’s Coffee Shop (Gateway Plaza, Bus. 460 in Christiansburg) for this month’s meeting. This month, will be discussing upcoming events. Hope to see you there!
The NRV Sierra Club Group is concerned about the air quality in our area, and most especially in the areas surrounding the Radford Army Ammunition Plant. If you live in an area of concern or detect air that has an odor, such a chemical smell, contact Molly O’Dell (Montgomery County Health Department Director) by email […]
New River Valley Sierra Club meeting minutes Jan. 15, 2014, 7 pm at Lucy Monroe’s, Christiansburg Those present: Jessica Bennett, David Jenkins, Rosemarie Sawdon, Maria Bowling, Mary Ratliff, Bruce Grimes, Gail Zatcoff Rosemarie asked attendees to brainstorm ideas about affiliating with another similar group and what activities we could include to boost attendance. Suggestions: […]
January 15 from 7:00-9:00 pm Join us in the meeting room at Lucie Monroe’s Coffee Shop (Gateway Plaza, Bus. 460 in Christiansburg). The following is the agenda: Brain storm with following proposals…. Possible local group project Recruiting more members to attend meetings Possibility of affiliating with another group interested in environmental issues (such as Unitarians […]