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Calendar of Upcoming Events

Unless otherwise noted, all events start at the Bull Run Mountains Conservancy (BRMC) Mountain House (See the Area Map for directions.)

Call (703) 753-2631 for more information about the events listed below.

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MONTHLY PUBLIC PROGRAMS

HIKE WITH A NATURALIST

1st Thursday of Every Month
9 a.m.–11a.m.

Our first Thursday of the month hike for those members and nonmembers who prefer to hike in a group. Join a professional naturalist and discover some of the flora and fauna of the local region. We will meet at the Mt. House before carpooling/travelling to nearby preserves and parks for the day's hike.
This program is free; all are welcome.
January: Geology
February: Winter Tree Identification
March: Amphibians
April: Spring Ephemerals
May: Ferns and their Allies

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TRAIL WORK SATURDAYS

2nd Saturday of Every Month
9 a.m.–1 p.m.

Join us in our efforts to improve and maintain the trail system on the Mountains. Every month volunteers leave a lasting impression on the Preserve and have fun doing it. Organized and led by VOF and PATC.
This program is free; all are welcome.

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PUBLIC PROGRAMS


WINTER BIRDING

Saturday, December 17th, 8:00am—11:00am
Join BRMC and tune up your birding skills for the Christmas Bird Counts with George Wallace, PhD biologist and former Vice President for Oceans and Islands at American Bird Conservancy! George has spent his entire career focusing on the conservation and study of birds, and will be spending the morning sharing this knowledge as we explore the birds of the local area.
Pre-registration is required.
BRMC Members: $15/ Non-members: $20.

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WINTER NATURE CAMP

December 22nd—December 23rd, Thursday—Friday
9am—4pm

Join BRMC for a winter adventure and learn more about the winter woods. Birds are more easily seen in leafless trees and sounds are magnified in the winter stillness. Dress for the weather—snow makes the day all the more fun. Appropriate for children ages 7-12.
Pre-registration is required.
BRMC Members: $100/ Non-members: $150.

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ANNUAL FUNDRAISING EVENT

Tuesday, February 21st, 6:30pm—8:30pm
Join us for drinks, hors d'oeuvres, and lively conversation as we celebrate another year as educators, researchers, and stewards of the Bull Run Mountains. We are pleased to announce Stephen Nash, author of Virginia Climate Fever, as our keynote speaker. Mr. Nash is Visiting Senior Research Scholar at the University of Richmond, and will be discussing how climate change, often talked about on the global scale, is affecting our daily lives through its impact on our Virginia landscape.
Pre-registration is required.
BRMC Members: $50/ Non-members: $50.

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