Saturday, November 23 Join us for a hike to Kelly Knob. Moderate 3.6 mile hike with a couple steep hills and a great view of Wilburn Valley. Meet at 9:30am in Blacksburg at the University City Blvd. Kroger parking lot, street side. Dress in layers and bring a drink and lunch. For questions or cancellation […]
Sierra Club minutes October 16, 2013 7 pm at Lucie Monroe’s in Christiansburg, VA Attendees: Members: Jessica Bennett, Rosemarie Sawdon, David Jenkins, Bruce Grimes Others: Dave Didio The previous meeting minutes were reviewed and adopted. A discussion of the comments from members and others on the Fork Mountain Project (tree harvesting in a […]
Sierra Club minutes September 18, 2013 7 pm at Lucie Monroe’s in Christiansburg, VA Attendees: Members: Maria Bowling, Jessica Bennett, Rosemarie Sawdon, John Ford, David Jenkins, Tom Hoffman, Sherman Banford, Gail Zatcoff, Bruce Grimes Others: Mark Miller, Jesse Overcash, Andrew Ventura, Dave Didio, Judy Ruggles The meeting opened with a presentation by two employees […]
Join us in the meeting room at Lucie Monroe’s Coffee Shop (Gateway Plaza, Bus. 460 in Christiansburg) at 7:00 pm. This month’s meeting will feature the film, “Bidder 70″ that tells about Tim DeChristopher’s bid at a federal auction in 2008 that would have given energy and mining industries access to thousands of acres of […]
Sierra Club minutes August 21, 2013 7 pm at Lucie Monroe’s in Christiansburg, VA The August meeting began with a presentation from the Funeral Consumers Alliance of the Virginia Blue Ridge entitled: Going out Green: Eco friendly choices for Body Disposition. The presentation was approximately 1 hour with a Q & A session afterward and […]
Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 7-9 p.m 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 speaker, Mark Miller, will discuss the Fork Mountain project which includes selective tree cutting. Hope to see you there!
Friday, September 20- Sunday, September 22: Caroline Furnace Lutheran Church Camp and Retreat Center, Fort Valley, VA Every year Virginia Sierra Club members join together for a weekend of hiking, music, fun and, of course, learning about how to protect our natural environment in Virginia. This 3 day, 2 night gathering includes nature hikes, Virginia […]
Strenuous 7.4 mile round trip hike with amazing views. Meet at the University City Blvd. Kroger parking lot in Blacksburg, street side, at 9:30 a.m. Wear sturdy shoes and layers, and bring water and lunch. Contact: Maria, 540-239-2583. See you there!
Join us for a hike on Sunday, August 25. We will meet in the Lowe’s parking lot in Christiansburg on Peppers Ferry Rd. If you have questions or can’t find us, contact Maria Bowling at 540-239-2583.