Newport News Green Foundation Receives Virginia Trees for Clean Water Grant

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The Virginia Department of Forestry recently awarded their Virginia Trees for Clean Water grant to the Newport News Green Foundation. The Foundation plans to use the funds to continue their restoration efforts in the Hilton Ravine. The Virginia Trees for … Continued

2018 Pleasure House Point Bird and Plant Walks

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Lynnhaven River Now Pleasure House Point Bird and Plant Walks First Saturdays, 2018 (starting April 7th) Brock Environmental Center Pleasure House Point Natural Area Virginia Beach, VA Again for 2018, Lynnhaven River Now will offer bird and plant walks at … Continued

Williamsburg Spring Arts 2018

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Williamsburg Spring Arts 2018 will include art festivals, concerts, garden tours, culinary delights, and more. Celebrating the arrival of the spring season, the 2018 schedule includes more than 50 events from St. Patrick’s day to the first days of summer. … Continued

Christopher Newport University 2018 Gardening Symposium

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21st Annual Christopher Newport University Lifelong Learning Society Gardening Symposium Christopher Newport University Freeman Center 1 University Pl Newport News, VA 23606 Christopher Newport’s Lifelong Learning Society (LLS) will present the 21st annual Gardening Symposium on Saturday, March 24, 2018, … Continued

Grissom Library Master Gardeners Seminar Series – Container Gardening

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Grissom Library kicked off its annual Master Gardeners Seminar Series in January in collaboration with the Newport News Master Gardeners through the Virginia Cooperative Extension. The master gardeners series continues on Tuesday, February 20, at 6:30 p.m. with a container … Continued

2018 Newport News Rain Barrel Workshops

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The Mariners’ Museum and Park has joined the Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE) Newport News Master Gardeners, the Waterworks Department, and the Department of Public Works in presenting make-and-take rain barrel workshops to the public. The first workshop of the year … Continued