Earth Day celebration –Wednesday, April 22, 2009

7:30 –9:00 AM
Early Bird walk in the Rockfish Valley. Meet at Rockfish River Trail head with Tim Hodge and Marshall Faintich.

9:00 AM – 3 PM
Hike and bring lunch. Walk on Crawford’s Knob with Chip Morgan. Moderate to difficult. Circumnavigate the hill via Turkey Scratch Trail from the Walnut side. To quote Chip: “it is a great walk, good stuff to see …and good exercise”.
Sign up requested. 434 361 2251. Space limited to 20.

6:00 PM – Barnyard tour
Rockfish Valley Farm barn yard tour with the Rockfish 6. LILLY, Stormy, Billy Goat, Blackie Goat , Seymour and Juilet as well as chickens, ducks and barn cats will welcome you.
Sign up requested. 434 361 2251. Space limited.

ARBOR DAY Celebration. Friday, April 24, 2009

9:30 – 11:30 AM
Trail walk and conversation with Martha Warring, Forester with the Department of Forestry in Nelson County; tree identification and discussion. Tree planting. Discussion of Riparian plantings. Unveiling of plans for Camille Memorial Park at Rockfish River Trail Head;;.. First 20 registered receive copy of theimportant new DOF tree book. DOF booklets and materials available for everyone. Bring your questions. Easy walking, Practical applications. Sign up requested. 434 361 2251.