Entries by Janet Quinn

Fall/winter service opportunities at Hidden Oaks Nature Center

Photo by Barbara J. Saffir (c) Hidden Oaks Nature Center 7701 Royce Street, Annandale VA Flying Squirrels Gliding in Tonight Saturday, 8 December 2018 6:30-8:30 pm Assist a naturalist in calling in these amazing night gliders and looking for flying squirrels at roosting boxes near the nature center. Teach families how to encourage flying squirrels […]

NVCT Conservation Luncheon, 21 March 2019

Key Bridge Marriott, 1401 Lee Highway, Arlington, VA  22209 Thursday, 21 March 2019 11:30 am Registration/Networking 12-2 pm Lunch and Program Save the date for the Northern Virginia Conservation Trust (NVCT) 2019 Conservation Luncheon! On March 21, 2019 NVCT will host their 25th Anniversary Luncheon at the Key Bridge Marriott in Arlington, VA. Governor Ralph Northam has been […]

EQAC 2019 Public Hearing – January 9, 2019

Photo by Barbara J. Saffir (c) The Environmental Quality Advisory Council will be holding its annual public hearing on the environment on Wednesday, January 9, 2019. The public hearing will be held at 7:30 PM in Conference Rooms 4 and 5 of the Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax, VA.  All interested […]

Volunteers needed for the 2019 Mason Bee Monitoring Project

Kate LeCroy, graduate student at the University of Virginia, is recruiting participants for her 2019 Mason Bee Monitoring Project.  She is looking for people across all of Virginia to join in monitoring efforts for March – May 2019. Fill out this interest form to be considered for the 2019 Monitoring Project, and feel free to […]

Nature photography, FMN annual meeting, December 7th

Photo by Fred Siskind St. Dunstan’s Church 1830 Kirby Drive, McLean VA Friday, 7 December 2018 7-9 pm Potluck:  please bring a dish to share Public invited!  Our Fairfax Master Naturalists board officer elections will be followed by our Fall Basic Training Course graduation.  Candidates for election follow: President: Joe Gorney Vice President/Program Committee Chair: […]

Meadow planting & Accotink Gorge walking tour, Nov. 10th

Accotink Gorge 7245 Fullerton Road, Springfield Saturday, 10 November 2018 9am-1pm and 1:30-4:30 pm Join Friends of Accotink Creek at this great volunteer opportunity! Bring trowels and shovels to help install a native meadow at a Fairfax County maintenance facility. Afterward take a walking tour of the adjacent scenic Accotink Gorge and spend some time […]