Adopt-a-Stream Clean up Event


Join your fellow faculty, staff, and students in a clean-up of the Lafayette and Elizabeth River.  The University has adopted, through the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Adopt-A-Stream Program, the portion of the Lafayette River shoreline that lies behind Rogers Hall and along 49th Street and the Elizabeth River shoreline behind Whitehurst and Sailing Center.  This is an excellent opportunity for you to participate in an activity that benefits the environment.

Employees, please obtain authorization from your supervisor to attend.  You may use your “community service leave” to take part in this event.  

Date:   Thursday, April 24th

Elizabeth River @  11:00 AM. (Meet at gazebo behind Whitehurst Hall)
Lafayette River @   1:30 PM. (Meet at Roger Hall Parking Lot #11)

Please register online at

What to wear:  
Old Clothes including long sleeve shirt, long pants and old sneakers or boots (you may get dirty, especially below your knees).  We will provide gloves and disposable shoe covers. NO OPEN TOED SHOES!

Hope to see you there.

sponsored by:  the Office of Environmental Health and Safety

Posted By: Shawn Sarauw
Date: Mon Apr 21 07:58:01 EDT 2014