Archive for the ‘Events and Screenings’ Category

Goose Creek Association Presentation by Lori Keenan McGuinness – November 17th at the Bull Run Mountains Conservancy

Please join Lori Keenan McGuinness on Saturday, November 17th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm at the Bull Run Mountains Conservancy in Broad Run for a Presentation on the History and Health of the Goose Creek Watershed. This is a FREE event and open to the public. Please rsvp to info@brmconservancy.org.

Goose Creek Canoe and Clean Up Day scheduled for October 6th, 2018

Please join us for this year’s Canoe Clean Up Day on October 6th. Please register at the link below. Rain Date may apply.

REGISTER HERE

Goose Creek Association Annual Meeting and Report

The Goose Creek Association’s Annual Meeting will be held on June 12, 2018 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm at the Tri-County Feeds Community Room.

Please join us for light refreshments and a presentation by Benjamin Shoemaker, Executive Director for the Fauquier County Water and Sanitation Authority on “Marshall and Fauquier County water provision and protection.”

Tri-County Feeds
7408 John Marshall Highway
Marshall, VA 20115

“CLICK” below
2017 ANNUAL REPORT

2018 Spring Riparian Buffer Plantings – GOOSE CREEK CHALLENGE

Thanks to all the dedicated students and adults for your efforts to protect the Goose Creek Watershed. It was a Spring planting success!

2018 Golden Goose Award Party at Stoke, Middleburg, VA

Goose Creek Association’s Annual Golden Goose Award Party was held at lovely Stoke on April 13, 2018.  It was a beautiful evening and we named our 2018 Award recipient, Gem Bingol from PEC as the award winner.  Gem’s dedication and participation with the efforts of Goose Creek Association throughout the years made it an easy choice.  Gem is truly a “gem” and has worked closely with GCA in the past, offering her knowledge and expertise on many occasions as well as stream monitoring and training.  Thank you to our hosts, Mr. and Mrs. George Morison and Mr. and Mrs. Dulany Morison and to all our committed members for making this a truly special evening.

 

 

WANTED: STREAM MONITORS

Join Goose Creek Association and our exciting team of volunteers for Stream Monitor Training on Saturday, April 14, 2018

Time: 8:30am-3:00pm
Place: Goose Creek Association
119 The Plains Road
Middleburg, VA 20117

For more information contact: info@goosecreek.org

GCA/LTVA Presents “Earth from Space” by Ellen Stofan – Nasa Chief Scientist

On Friday, February 2nd, 2018 The Goose Creek Association and The Land Trust of Virginia have once again teamed up to present an interesting lecture and presentation by Dr. Ellen Stofan, Nasa Chief Scientist, entitled “What we can learn about Earth from space”. Join us at the Hill School Theatre at 6pm. This event is open to the public.

September Canoe Cleanup a Success!!

September 2017 Canoe Cleanup had wonderful participation. It was a beautiful day to float down a portion of the Goose Creek in Loudoun County just north of Middleburg. Participants enjoyed beautiful scenery which included the Middleburg Hunt riding along side the shoreline as well as spotting eagles. The group collected:

2 full bags of trash
1 bag of recyclables
22 Tires and 1 wheel
2 Outdoor chairs
Window A/C Unit
radiator
stroller
large plastic tub
10′ of aluminum wire

Thanks to all who participated!

Locust Hill – Goose Creek Association 2017 Annual Goose Creek Award Party

This years Goose Creek Award party was held at the lovely home of Magalen O. Bryant’s home, Locust Hill in The Plains, VA and hosted by Mr. and Mrs. Carey Crane.  The home is located in the rural historic district of Little River Run in the Goose Creek Watershed.  This year’s Golden Goose Award winner is long time volunteer and former board member, Patricia Callahan.

 

Somerset Farm – 2016 Golden Goose Award Cocktail Party

Somerset Farm in Loudoun County, home of Dr. William and Elizabeth Wolf was the setting for our Annual Golden Goose Award Cocktail Party.  This year’s recipient was David Ward, a long time proponent of Loudoun County Watershed Watch and a long time Goose Creek Association member.

 

 
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