Early Birders – SEEDS Nature Center

Monday, 4:30-5:30pm SEEDS Nature Center Lead by Master Naturalist and SEEDS Volunteer Ann Rairdon. Come learn the joys and skills of backyard birding right in the heart of town! RSVP required for all events. Please email conservation@newriverlandtrust.org to reserve your family’s spot.

Early Birders – Heritage Park

Mist Netting at Heritage Park, Wednesday – 3:00-4:30pm Join the Sewall Lab from Virginia Tech as Professor Kendra Sewall and graduate student Sam Lane demonstrate field work techniques. RSVP required for all events. Please email conservation@newriverlandtrust.org to reserve your family’s spot.

SEEDS Spring Festival

Join us at the SEEDS Spring Festival, Saturday April 21st, 10am-3pm.  There will be exhibits, animals, activities and fun!  107 Wharton Street at the SEEDS-Blacksburg Nature Center.                                              

Outdoor Family Class – Creative Movement

Roll like a log, soar like a bird and scamper like a mouse! Join dance artist Rachel Rugh for an engaging creative movement workshop at the Nature Play Space in Heritage Park. Drawing inspiration from the rhythms of the natural world around us, we will create noisemakers to accompany our dancing as we explore all … Read more

Early Birders Field Trip – Gateway Trail

4:30-5:30pm – Gateway Trail Lead by Master Naturalists Debbie Applequist and Barb Glaser. We will be spotting for American goldfinch, Carolina wren and Chipping sparrows. RSVP required for all events. Please email conservation@newriverlandtrust.org to reserve your family’s spot.