On Saturday, March 30th, chapter volunteers turned out to participate in the Keep Suffolk Beautiful spring river cleanup. The event was a city wide event with volunteers working on the … Read more
Despite unusually chilly spring temperatures and a slight breeze, 33 volunteers turned out Saturday morning, March 24th, for the chapter’s third spring river clean up. Volunteers from the … Read more
After raining all day Friday with thunderstorms and a few tornadoes thrown in, the sun came out bright and early Saturday morning along with 50 … Read more
April 1st, 2017 from 9:00am until 1:00pm is the date and time for the upcoming river cleanup project. Although some members have signed up to lend a hand, we still could use a few more. The Nansemond River Preservation Alliance(NRPA) is recruiting volunteers from their organization to assist us as … Read more
Early Saturday morning, November 5, 2016, our members were joined by volunteers from Nansemond River Preservation Alliance (NRPA) for our second River Clean- up event. Also participating were employees and family members from the Sev1Tech company.
A total of 54 volunteers participated. The focus of this event was cleaning … Read more
Through the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation’s Adopt-A-Stream program, our chapter adopted the section of the Nansemond River from the dam that creates Lake Meade to just below the … Read more
The View From A Canoe
Canoes Help Make Adopt-A-Stream Project a Success
After much anticipation, the Suffolk-Nansemond Chapter of the IWLA was finally able to put canoes in … Read more
Mark your calendars – October 20th, 7:00 pm is the NRPA River Talk Program at the CE&H Ruritan Community Hall.
NRPA (Nansemond River preservation Alliance) was launched in 2010 with the mission to restore and protect Suffolk’s waterways for current and future generations. Below is an editorial that was published recently in the … Read more
Our guest speaker for the January dinner meeting was LTC Alexander Samms. He has a an extensive biography which includes multiple overseas deployments and has received the Bronze … Read more
Members, we post year end committee reports here so that you can learn more about each of our chapter committees. Specifically, you will learn what each committee accomplished last year, and about activities that are planned for the current year. If you are interested in helping out and/or participating in … Read more