Activities Calendar

November
01

First Saturday Seminar

CFRW hosts a FREE Educational Seminar by a guest lecturer the first Saturday of every month at Cape Fear River Watch Headquarters, located at 617 Surry Street. Seminars cover a diverse variety of topics, including local history, local birds, geology, fisheries, etc. We serve a FREE pancake breakfast at 8am and the seminar starts at 9am.  Our speaker this month is James Kapetsky and his topic will be “Viewing the History of Eagles Island through Maps, Charts, Aerial Photos and Satellite Images”.

08:00 AM

November
04

Membership Meeting

Our Membership Committee plans and implements member relations, membership levels, membership parties and much more.

12:00 PM

November
04

Education Committee Meeting

Join in or come listen in on the CFRW Education Committee.  We meet monthly on the first 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.

01:00 PM

November
08

Clean Up

We organize watershed clean-ups on the second Saturday of each month. We pull trash and debris from our urban streams from shore or by boat—whatever it takes to keep our river clean and have some fun.  Each year, our volunteers collect over 15,000 pounds of trash from our watershed.To make your region a cleaner, healthier place to live, participate regularly in our watershed clean-ups! Stay tuned to see where this month's clean up location will be!

08:00 AM

November
12

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 doug@wilmingtonwt.com.

05:30 PM

November
13

Advocacy Committee Meeting

The Advocacy Committee serves as a body to guide, advise, and make recommendations to the RiverKeeper and organization regarding the issues that may affect the Cape Fear River Watch’s mission.  We meet monthly on the second Thursday at 5:30 pm at the Cape Fear River Watch Office, 617 Sury St. Wilmington, NC 28401. If you have any questions please contact the Committee Chair, Brad Rosov.

05:30 PM

November
15

Paddle Series Finale!

Join us March – November as we explore the magic of the Cape Fear River. Enjoy lush cypress swamps, untouched back waters and the wildlife that inhabits these unique areas. All paddles are held on the 3rd Saturdays of the month. All paddles require registration.   To view this month's paddle location, get more details and to register click here! This month we will have our annual traditional oyster roast at the end of our paddle!

08:00 AM

November
16

Annual Meeting

Join us Sunday, November 16th from 4-6pm for our Annual Meeting and Membership Party at beautiful Watermark Marina, 4114 River Rd. Wilmington, NC 28412. Gather together with Cape Fear River Watch members, Board of Directors, and staff as we celebrate 2014 and look forward to 2015.  Appetizers will be served, and we will have a cash bar (beer and wine). Current members will vote on new Board Members.  Everyone is welcome – so bring your friends and neighbors!  If you are not current or not yet a member, you can join or renew now so you can cast your vote too. Contact Jen Cole if you have any questions.  jen@cfrw.us Sincerely, The Board and Staff of Cape Fear River Watch REGISTER HERE!

04:00 PM

November
26

Grants Committee

The Grants Committee identifies current and future organizational goals and program activities based on the organization's mission as well as the financial needs of other committee goals.  This Committee meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month at 1:00 pm at the Cape Fear River Watch Office (617 Sury St. Wilmington, NC 28401).  For more information please contact the committee chair, KayLynn Plummer Hernandez.

01:00 PM

December
02

Education Committee Meeting

Join in or come listen in on the CFRW Education Committee.  We meet monthly on the first 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.

01:00 PM

December
06

First Saturday Seminar

CFRW hosts a FREE Educational Seminar by a guest lecturer the first Saturday of every month at Cape Fear River Watch Headquarters, located at 617 Surry Street. Seminars cover a diverse variety of topics, including local history, local birds, geology, fisheries, etc. We serve a FREE pancake breakfast at 8am and the seminar starts at 9am.  Our speaker this month is TBA so stay tuned!

08:00 AM

December
10

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 doug@wilmingtonwt.com.

05:30 PM

December
11

Advocacy Committee Meeting

The Advocacy Committee serves as a body to guide, advise, and make recommendations to the RiverKeeper and organization regarding the issues that may affect the Cape Fear River Watch’s mission.  We meet monthly on the second Thursday at 5:30 pm at the Cape Fear River Watch Office, 617 Sury St. Wilmington, NC 28401. If you have any questions please contact the Committee Chair, Brad Rosov.

05:30 PM

December
13

Clean Up

We organize watershed clean-ups on the second Saturday of each month. We pull trash and debris from our urban streams from shore or by boat—whatever it takes to keep our river clean and have some fun.  Each year, our volunteers collect over 15,000 pounds of trash from our watershed.To make your region a cleaner, healthier place to live, participate regularly in our watershed clean-ups! Stay tuned to see where this month's clean up location will be!

08:00 AM


Archived

November
01

First Saturday Seminar

CFRW hosts a FREE Educational Seminar by a guest lecturer the first Saturday of every month at Cape Fear River Watch Headquarters, located at 617 Surry Street. Seminars cover a diverse variety of topics, including local history, local birds, geology, fisheries, etc. We serve a FREE pancake breakfast at 8am and the seminar starts at 9am.  Our speaker this month is James Kapetsky and his topic will be “Viewing the History of Eagles Island through Maps, Charts, Aerial Photos and Satellite Images”.

08:00 AM