April 16 7:00 pm Lucie Monroe’s Lucie Monroe’s Coffee Shop (Gateway Plaza, Bus. 460 in Christiansburg) This month’s meeting will feature Mason Cavell from Community Housing Partners who will speak about Solarize Blacksburg. We will also be working on a small mailing for the health survey follow-up to residents around the RAAP and discussing upcoming […]
New River Valley Sierra Club meeting minutes March 19, 2014, 7 pm at Lucy Monroe’s, Christiansburg Attendees: Yvonne Alderman, Ray Tucker, Maria Bowling, Tom Hoffman, Mary Ratliff, Jessica Bennett, Rosemarie Sawdon, David Jenkins, Marshall Grossell, Larry Bernath, Bruce Grimes Rosemarie is moving from the area in May and will no longer be the chair. The […]
Thursday, May 1 from 7:00-8:30 pm at Belview Elementary Don’t miss this important opportunity to ask questions and raise concerns about the RAAP and it’s effects on our community! Representatives from the ATSDR will be there to moderate/ answer the public’s concerns.
Do you receive our monthly emails? There are so many wonderful things to share in the New River Valley, and not everything gets posted on our website. The following is the email for April. If you would like to subscribe to receive these emails, please send a message to VIRGINIA-NEWRIVER-NEWS@LISTS.SIERRACLUB.ORG . April 2014 Events for […]
It’s finally arrived! A wonderful evening of music, silent auction, and much more to benefit Save Stadium Woods. $25/per person by cash or check. For more info, please visit http://www.savestadiumwoods.com/events/. Don’t miss out!
April 3, 7:00-8:30 pm at the Blacksburg Library and April 4, 12:30-2:00 pm at the Fralin Auditorium, VT Campus Join Dr. Joan Maloof who will define old-growth forests and describe the uniqueness of this forest type. She will share her work preserving ancient forests through the Old-Growth Forest Network and her efforts to assist with […]
Appalachian Voices and the Wise Energy for Virginia coalition are holding a presentation called New Power for the Old Dominion. For more information, click here.
The NRV Sierra Club group and Sustainable Blacksburg are co-sponsoring the showing of the film, Gasland II at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Blacksburg. The film will be shown on Friday, April 18 from 7:00-9:00 pm. After the film, there will be a discussion. Please join us and bring a friend.
The New River Chapter of Trout Unlimited is having a work day on Big Stony Creek March 29th and you’re invited. Please bring your gloves and wear sturdy shoes. Other tools that would be helpful to bring if you have them: fence post driver, sledge hammer, fence pliers/wire cutters, and round nose shovel. We will […]