Activities Calendar

Saturday, June 4, 2016 8:00

First Saturday Seminar

Our speaker will be Walker Golder and his topic will be Colonial Nesting Waterbirds. Join us at 8am for our famously free pancake breakfast and 9am for our seminar at 617 Surry St.

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Wednesday, June 8, 2016 5:30

Resource Development Committee Meeting

The Resource Development Committee meets the second Wednesday of each month at 5:30 PM at 620 Market Street, Carolina Estate Planners.  Their mission is to be responsible for developing key processes and methods to assist Cape Fear River Watch and staff in securing the long-term viability of the organization. If you would like more information please contact the Committee Chair, Doug Springer at


Saturday, June 11, 2016 9:00

Clean Up

Our June 11th Clean Up will be at Greenfield lake! Displaying GFLSweepFlyer.pngDisplaying GFLSweepFlyer.pngCome help keep Greenfield Lake beautiful. We will be sweeping from the water. Paddleboats, kayaks, and canoes will be available for use. If you’d like a boat, please be at the Boathouse by 8:30 AM. We will be recycling all cans/bottles with the help of Pink Trash! As always, gloves, pickers, and trash-bags will be provided. See you on the water!

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Saturday, June 18, 2016 8:30


Get outside with us this month on our paddle series with the Riverkeeper Kemp Burdette!  get more information and register here!

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Saturday, July 9, 2016 9:00

Clean Up

This month we will be cleaning up Randall Pond from 9-11am, located at the intersection of Marlboro St. and Randall Dr. in Mill Creek Apt Complex. Parking is available near the pond by the pavilions. Bags, gloves and pickers provided.

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Saturday, May 21, 2016 8:45


Every third Saturday of the month from March to November, we host a paddle on a beautiful creek or river in our watershed. Paddles focus on history, ecological importance or scenic beauty, and all of them are spectacular.  Members may rent a canoe or kayak from our fleet for a $15.If you want to get out on our region’s waterways with a great group of fun folks, paddling with Cape Fear River Watch is the way to go!  Join us next month…and bring a friend! Our paddle location this month is TBA. Stay tuned for details.


Tuesday, May 17, 2016 1:00

Education Committee Meeting

Join in or come listen in on the CFRW Education Committee.  We meet monthly on the third Tuesday at 1pm at the Cape Fear River Watch Office (617 Sury St. Wilmington, NC 28401). If you would like more information about this meeting please contact the Committee Chair, Gordon Johnson.


Saturday, May 14, 2016 9:00

Clean Up

May’s clean up will take place at Randall Pond. Watercrafts will be available for usage. All other volunteers will be walking the bank,  bring boots!  Parking will be available at the pavilion area adjacent to Mill Creek Apartments. Located at the intersection of Randall and Marlboro St. Map here!

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