Activities Calendar

June
15

Northeast Cape Fear Wildlife Exhibit

Visit the NE Cape Fear River Wildlife Exhibit June - August 2015 at the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher (Spadefish Art Gallery 900 Loggerhead Road, Kure Beach, NC). This river friendly exhibit features 30 species of wildlife on film from a 2 year time span along the Northeast Cape Fear River. Make your way downstream to check out what we know is worth protecting, it will be worth your while!  

09:00 AM

July
01

Northeast Cape Fear Wildlife Exhibit

Visit the NE Cape Fear River Wildlife Exhibit June - August 2015 at the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher (Spadefish Art Gallery 900 Loggerhead Road, Kure Beach, NC). This river friendly exhibit features 30 species of wildlife on film from a 2 year time span along the Northeast Cape Fear River. Make your way downstream to check out what we know is worth protecting, it will be worth your while!  

09:00 AM

July
07

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

July
11

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! This month's location is TBA!  

09:00 AM

July
18

Paddle

Join us as the paddle series continues through November of 2015! Check out our paddle webpage here for the latest postings and registration!

08:00 AM More information »

July
25

Northeast Cape Fear Wildlife Exhibit

Visit the NE Cape Fear River Wildlife Exhibit June - August 2015 at the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher (Spadefish Art Gallery 900 Loggerhead Road, Kure Beach, NC). This river friendly exhibit features 30 species of wildlife on film from a 2 year time span along the Northeast Cape Fear River. Make your way downstream to check out what we know is worth protecting, it will be worth your while!

09:00 AM

August
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 TBA!

08:00 AM

August
15

Paddle

Join us as the paddle series continues through November of 2015! Check out our paddle webpage here for the latest postings and registration!

08:00 AM More information »

August
19

Member Social at Wilmington Homebrew!

Join the River Watchers for some social fun at Wilmington Homebrew from 5:30-7pm on August 19th at 824 South Kerr Avenue, Wilmington, NC 28403!

05:30 PM More information »

September
05

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!

08:00 AM

September
19

Paddle

Join us as the paddle series continues through November of 2015! Check out our paddle webpage here for the latest postings and registration!

08:00 AM More information »

October
03

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!

08:00 AM

October
17

Paddle

Join us as the paddle series continues through November of 2015! Check out our paddle webpage here for the latest postings and registration!

08:00 AM More information »

November
07

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!

08:00 AM

November
21

Paddle

Join us as the paddle series continues through November of 2015! Check out our paddle webpage here for the latest postings and registration!

08:00 AM More information »

December
05

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!

08:00 AM


Archived

July
04

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 Madi Polera and her topic will be "Microcystis in the Cape Fear River: Where is the little round toxic green stuff coming from?"

08:00 AM

July
01

Northeast Cape Fear Wildlife Exhibit

Visit the NE Cape Fear River Wildlife Exhibit June - August 2015 at the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher (Spadefish Art Gallery 900 Loggerhead Road, Kure Beach, NC). This river friendly exhibit features 30 species of wildlife on film from a 2 year time span along the Northeast Cape Fear River. Make your way downstream to check out what we know is worth protecting, it will be worth your while!  

09:00 AM

June
20

Paddle

Join us June 20th as the paddle series continues! This month we have a really fun paddle planned that doesn't take us far from town. We put in at  Cape Fear Community College  and take out at Archie Blue Park. The shuttle is short and you can see Wilmington from an vantage point that most people never see. We will meet at CFRW at 7:45 and shuttle to the put in location.  We will be done by 1:00 at the latest.  Get more information and register here!    

07:45 AM More information »

June
15

Northeast Cape Fear Wildlife Exhibit

Visit the NE Cape Fear River Wildlife Exhibit June - August 2015 at the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher (Spadefish Art Gallery 900 Loggerhead Road, Kure Beach, NC). This river friendly exhibit features 30 species of wildlife on film from a 2 year time span along the Northeast Cape Fear River. Make your way downstream to check out what we know is worth protecting, it will be worth your while!  

09:00 AM

June
13

Clean Up

We will be cleaning up a location along Princess St. this month. Parking will be available on Evans St on either side and by the  railroad tracks at the intersection of Princess Place Dr and Evans St by the metal transformer box.  Meet us at 9am and look for the Clean Up signs! We recommend you wear long pants and hat and boots may be useful but are not necessary. We will be walking through wooded areas.  Bug spray,  trash bags,  water, gloves and pickers will be provided! If you have any questions about the location or potential weather related rescheduling call 910 728 3373. VIEW A MAP TO THE LOCATION HERE  

 

09:00 AM

June
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.  

05:30 PM

June
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

June
09

Membership Commitee Meeting

Join us on the first Tuesday of each month at noon at the CFRW Office (617 Surry St.). For more information please contact jen@cfrw.us.

12:00 PM