Banff Mountain Film Festival – Virtual Edition

From now until October 24, the New River Land Trust is hosting the 45th Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour – Virtual Edition.  While we can’t host the in-person event this year, the good news is that you can see more Banff films than ever. Choose from 4, ~2 hour programs – Amber, Onyx, Ruby … Read more

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour

We are excited to present the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at the Moss Arts Center in Blacksburg, VA. Films start at 7pm, doors open at 6pm.  The World Tour, featuring the most breathtaking and moving outdoor films from the 9-day Banff Mountain Film Festival, is only in Blacksburg … Read more

Outdoor Family Class – Winter Creative Movement

Join dance artist Candy Beers-Kim for a fun and exciting class focused on creative movement at the Nature Play Space in Heritage Park. Drawing inspiration from the natural world around us, we will explore all the fun and fantastic ways people can move. Embrace the cold and discover creative ways to get moving and warm … Read more

Outdoor Family Class – Sun Prints in Blue

When: 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Where: Heritage Park – 2300 Glade Road Who: Ages 3 – 8+ and their families Explore the wonder of nature’s shapes and textures and capture their beauty through the unique lens of Cyanotypes or “blue prints”, hosted by local artist and photographer Pippi Miller. We’ll learn to make blue prints … Read more

Nature Play Date

What: Community Nature Play Date When: Oct. 26, Noon-2pm Where: Nature Play Space in Heritage Park Details: Free, just show up! Join us for our 2nd Nature Play Date at New River Land Trust’s Nature Play Space.  We’ll have music, sing-a-longs, storytelling, activities and of course – play!  Come see the new features and fun … Read more