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  • Clean Water Raingers After School Program - Jan. 26 - May 29, 2015
    This spring, children in grades K - 5th are invited to participate in the brand-new Clean Water Raingers After School Program at the IRWP's Watershed Sanctuary and Learning Center!  Daily themes include Art & Nature, Science & Technology, Outdoor Adventure, Conservation & Agriculture, and Growing Communities.  For more information or to register, please visit this link.
  • Trails & Waterways Bike Tour - Jan. 31, 2015
    Load up your cycling gear for our first monthly bike tour of 2015!  This month's ride will begin at the Watershed Learning Center (221 S. Main St. in Cave Springs) at 1 PM and follow the Razorback Regional Greenway to Lake Springdale and back.  Approximately 20 mile ride.  Pre-ride social gathering with snacks and refreshments will take place in the Watershed Learning Center from 12:30 to 1:00 PM.  For more information, email contact@irwp.org.
  • Scull Creek Cleanup - February 7, 2015
    Join the IRWP for a cleanup along Scull Creek in Fayetteville!  Volunteers will meet at Gordon Long Park off of Gregg Ave. at 1 PM on Saturday, February 7, and pick up litter along the Scull Creek Trail to the north and south of the park.  IRWP will provide gloves, trash bags, and water for volunteers.  For more information, email contact@irwp.org  
  • Project Learning Tree Secondary Educator Workshop - Feb. 13, 2015

    This workshop for junior high and high school educators is taking place Friday, February 13, 2015, from 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM at the Illinois River Watershed Learning Center: 221 S. Main St. in Cave Springs.  


    This hands-on workshop will focus on two modules geared for junior and senior high school educators focusing on Science, Social Studies, and Geography. Participants will receive valuable resources and teaching materials to take back to their classrooms and education centers along with 6 hours of ADE approved professional development.

      

    TO REGISTER

    Email Lauren Ray at laurenray@irwp.org.  Please provide the following information::

    • Workshop name and date
    • Your name
    • Your school or organization
    • Your email address
    • Your phone number


  • Working with Clay & Nature Workshop - Feb. 20 - 21, 2015
    Working with Clay & Nature Workshop with 2015 IRWP Artist-in-Residence Becky Christenson will take place Friday and Saturday, February 20 - 21, at the IRWP's Watershed Learning Center at 221 S. Main St. in Cave Springs.  REGISTER HERE.  For more information, view workshop flyer.
  • Project Learning Tree/WET/WILD Workshop - Feb. 24, 2015

    Receive training in three internationally recognized environmental education programs - Project Learning Tree, Project WILD, and Project WET.  This curriculum is a respected and proven environmental education curriculum that is approved by the Arkansas Department of Education for 8 hours of professional development credit.

     

    Each participant will receive 4 curriculum guides (a $67 value) containing hundreds of hands-on, interdisciplinary activities correlated to state and national education frameworks absolutely FREE!!!  


    TO REGISTER

    Email Lauren Ray at laurenray@irwp.org.  Please provide the following information:

    • Workshop name and date
    • Your name
    • Your school or organization
    • Your email address
    • Your phone number
  • 8th Annual Riparian Project - March 7, 2015
    The IRWP's 8th Annual Riparian Project is coming up on Saturday, March 7, from 9 to 11 AM at multiple locations across the Illinois River Watershed in NWA!  Mark your calendars for a fun morning planting native tree seedlings, performing creek cleanup, and learning about conservation in the Illinois River Watershed.  Find a planting site near you!  More information about the Riparian Project available at this link.

 

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