Events at a Glance:
- Stroud Uncorked, Friday, September 30
- Free Webinar: WikiWatershed Toolkit, Wednesday, October 12
- Volunteer Tree Plantings, Friday, October 14
- Science Seminar Series at The Union League of Philadelphia, Wednesday, October 19
- Water’s Edge Gala and Presentation of the Stroud Award for Freshwater Excellence, Thursday, November 3
For more information, call 610-268-2153, ext. 288 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stroud Center Water Research Turns 50 in 2017!
Save these dates to celebrate with us.
May 22: Fore Fresh Water Golf Outing at Fieldstone Golf Club
June 11: Road Rally starting at the Stroud Center
August 23: Outdoor Movie Night
September 30: The Water’s Edge and 50th Anniversary Gala at the Stroud Center
Friday, September 30
at Stroud Water Research Center
Spend an autumn evening on Stroud Center’s campus to celebrate freshwater research, environmental education, and watershed restoration.
Tickets include wine, beer, live music by Sidepiece Acoustic Duo, and hors d’oeuvres from local favorites.
Thanks to our sponsors!
Beer and Beakers
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Moran
Red Hound Stables
Tapas and Treats
Archie’s | Bravo Pizza | Classic Cookies | Éclat Chocolate | The Farm at Doe Run | The Farmhouse Restaurant at Loch Nairn Golf Course | Landhope Farms | Natalie’s Fine Foods | Portabello’s | Sovana Bistro | Talula’s Table | The Whip Tavern
Free Webinar: WikiWatershed Toolkit For Educators
Wednesday, October 12
3:30 p.m. EST
Stroud Center’s WikiWatershed website offers teachers, citizens, and professionals a suite of useful online and hands-on tools to promote freshwater stewardship.
This webinar will introduce WikiWatershed and then focus on the Model My Watershed web app, which demonstrates the effects of land use and best management practices on your local streams and watersheds.
This webinar will be appropriate for middle and high school teachers, non-formal educators, and citizen science groups.
Sign up below and you will receive an email with the video conference information closer to the date! Questions? Email Tara at email@example.com
Volunteer Tree Plantings
Help us plant streamside forests to protect Buck Run Creek!
Friday, October 14
First planting: 9:00 a.m.–noon
Second planting: 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Coatesville, Pa. (Exact location and directions will be emailed to you.)
Groups welcome; car pooling encouraged. Bring gloves and shovels if you have them!
Dress for the worst weather, but expect the best.
Questions? Call Rebecca at 610-268-2153, ext. 296
Science Seminar Series at The Union League of Philadelphia
Wednesday, October 19
at The Union League of Philadelphia
Lecture begins at 6:15 p.m.
The Union League is a coat and tie establishment for gentlemen and comparable attire for women.
John Jackson, Ph.D., Senior Entomology Scientist, and Matt Ehrhart, Director of Watershed Restoration, will discuss the Stroud Center’s work throughout the Delaware River Basin, including our role in the Delaware River Watershed Initiative (DRWI), an unprecedented collaboration of more than 50 nonprofits to protect and restore water quality.
From New York to Delaware, the Stroud Center’s research and restoration throughout the Delaware River Basin is instrumental in shaping the future of fresh water in our region.
Photo courtesy of the National Park Service
Thursday, November 3, 6:30–9 p.m.
The Conservatory at Longwood Gardens
Each year Stroud Water Research Center hosts The Water’s Edge gala in celebration of our most precious resource — water.
This special evening allows us to bring together our friends and neighbors whose support is critical to our endeavors.
Please join us for this very special event. Following a cocktail reception, the 2016 Stroud Award for Freshwater Excellence will be presented to the National Park Service and its director, Jonathan Jarvis, for his support of this country’s natural resources and in honor of the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, which has done so much to preserve and protect freshwater resources. Read more
After remarks by the guest of honor, a sumptuous dinner will be served on the Fern Floor.
Fresh Start Development | Alice and Rod Moorhead
BNY Mellon Wealth Management | Brown Advisory | Colonial Pipeline | Fair Play Foundation | Franny and Franny Abbott | Phoebe Driscoll | Gawthrop Greenwood, PC | Glatfelter Insurance Group | Hankin Group | Anne Stroud Hannum | Stephen and Mayra Stroud | Mr. and Mrs. W.B. Dixon Stroud Jr. | Scott Wisman
Proceeds from The Water’s Edge support our freshwater research, environmental education, and watershed restoration programs.