Virginia Environmental Assembly

Advocates will start preparing for the 2017 session of the Virginia General Assembly in Charlottesville on September 9-10.  The program features educational workshops and field trips, including a pipeline hike led by Wild Virginia, a kayaking trip down the Rivanna River led by Rivanna Conservation Alliance and a sustainable winery tour at Barboursville Vineyards. Tickets: $30. Registration is open here:  Register Today .  VCN will have another meeting in early December to prepare advocates for the 2017 session. Virginia Conservation Network, (804)644-0283; www.vcnva.org