MPRA’s 2017 Event Schedule
June is River Month !!!
River Month description & our sponsors on the River Month Page
► Thursday, June 1 – Afternoon paddle, meet at the old Walkerton bridge, 4 PM
• Friday, June 2 – Glass Island in West Point Food Truck & Music 5-8 PM contact Greg Kelly at 804-314-0253
► Saturday, June 3 – West Point Paddle, Meet at Glass Island Landing at 10:30 AM.
• Sunday, June 4 – Kids Fishing Day at Sandy Point State Forest – Sponsored by Virginia DGIF contact King William Parks & Rec 804-769-4981 *** Registration is FULL ***
► Wednesday, June 7 – Rain Barrel workshop, 6-8 PM, Upper King William Branch of Pamunkey Regional Library. Call 804-769-3731 to register. Limited attendance, pre-registration is required.
► Friday, June 9 – Historical Pontoon Boat Cruise, 5 PM. Leave from Campbell’s dock on the Mattaponi. Limited numbers, pre-registration is required.
• Sunday, June 11 – Glass Island in West Point Stand Up Paddleboard instructions & rentals contact Greg Kelly at 804-314-0253
► Sunday, June 18 – Father’s Day Fishing Paddle from Zoar to Aylett on the Mattaponi, meet at the Zoar State Forest canoe launch parking lot at 8:30 AM.
• Friday, June 23 – Glass Island in West Point Food Truck & Music 5-8 PM contact Greg Kelly at 804-314-0253
► Saturday, June 24 – River Clean Up, followed by a volunteers’ picnic at 1 PM, Campbell’s Pavilion near King William Courthouse. Please register for the picnic. Groups or walkers are encouraged to contact MPRA about a site to clean up. Individuals are encouraged to register where you will be picking up trash along the river and at boat landings.
• Sunday, June 25 – Glass Island in West Point Stand Up Paddleboard instructions & rentals contact Greg Kelly at 804-314-0253
► Monday, June 26 – River Girls’ Paddle on Garnett’s Creek, 1 PM
• Sunday, July 1 – Glass Island in West Point Stand Up Paddleboard instructions & rentals contact Greg Kelly at 804-314-0253
► July 25-27 – River Camp @ Sandy Point State Forest
► August 5 – Wacky Walkerton Waft Wace at Walkerton Day
Walkerton Day activities start at 11:00 am
There will be plenty of Food, Vendors, Activities and a DJ
MPRA’s Wack Walkerton Waft Wace will start around 3:30 pm. *** TEAMS NEEDED ***
The Annual Walkerton Day Parade starts at 5:30
This is a great event for family and friends.
Click HERE for all the information about the Waft Wace