Events

Piedmont Land Conservancy hosts various events, including Second Saturday outings, that are designed to connect people with nature. Outings include hikes, farm visits, paddle trips and more. Events include our annual bluegrass concert (LandJam) as well as volunteer days, workshops, partner events, and a new nature book and film club. Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. For questions or more information, email us. Check out what’s coming up and join us outside!

Apr
27
Fri
Green Reads Book Club: Mary Oliver’s Poetry @ Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library
Apr 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The Green Reads Book Club invites you to a discussion about the Pulitzer Prize winning American poet, Mary Oliver. Check out a copy of Mary Oliver’s book: Devotions at the branch prior to the program and share your favorite poems. This program is co-sponsored by Piedmont Land Conservancy.

Apr
28
Sat
Garden Workday at Emily Allen Wildflower Preserve @ Emily H. Allen Wildflower Preserve
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join a group of garden volunteers for spring cleaning at the Emily H. Allen Wildflower Preserve. All workdays are from 9am-12noon. Contact Mindy Mock at mmock@piedmontland.org for more information or to get on the notification list for updates.

May
11
Fri
Garden Workday at Emily Allen Wildflower Preserve @ Emily H. Allen Wildflower Preserve
May 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join a group of garden volunteers for spring cleaning at the Emily H. Allen Wildflower Preserve. All workdays are from 9am-12noon. Contact Mindy Mock at mmock@piedmontland.org for more information or to get on the notification list for updates.

May
12
Sat
Forsyth Audubon Bird Walk at the Emily Allen Wildflower Preserve @ Emily Allen Wildflower Preserve
May 12 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Join us for a Bird Walk at the EAWP, led by Forsyth Audubon President Nathan Gatto.
The walk starts at 8am. Binoculars are not required (a few pairs will be available), but desirable! Wear comfortable shoes for walking in the woods. New birders VERY welcome!

 

Please park in the driveway and in front of the house. If those spots are full and you nee

d to park along the street please try to not block driveways or mailboxes. Carpooling encouraged!

May
18
Fri
Green Reads Book Club: Discussing Wendell Berry @ Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library
May 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Green Reads Book Club invites adults for a discussion of the author, Wendell Berry, a naturalist, a farmer and an environmental activist. Berry is a prolific writer of novels, short stories, poems and essays. Pick up a copy of a Wendell Berry selection at the branch prior to the program.

May
19
Sat
Garden Workday at Emily Allen Wildflower Preserve @ Emily H. Allen Wildflower Preserve
May 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join a group of garden volunteers for spring cleaning at the Emily H. Allen Wildflower Preserve. All workdays are from 9am-12noon. Contact Mindy Mock at mmock@piedmontland.org for more information or to get on the notification list for updates.