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Special Events

Sponsored by NCPRD and the "Y" Afterschool Program
Lots of fun , eggs, and crafts for children 11 & under
Come at 9:30 am for crafts & activities (inside)
The HUNT begins promptly at 10 am
Bring a basket or bag for each child
Separate hunt areas for ages 4 & under, 5-7, & 8-11
Date and Time: Saturday, April 15th
9:30 am
Fee: Free
Contact: NCPRD
Phone: 434-263-7130
Location: Nelson Center
Address: Nelson Center 8445 Thomas Nelson Hwy Lovgingston

NCPRD & The "Y" Afterschool Program
invite you to join us for FUN at the Nelson Center

Ages: 11 & under

Decorate & take home a pumpkin
Play games, make crafts, have FUN!
Pumpkins, games, crafts, fun activities, healthy treats
Date and Time: Friday, October 20th 6:30 - 8 pm
Fee: Free
Contact: NCPRD
Phone: 434-263-7130
Location: Nelson Center
Address: 8445 Thomas Nelson Hwy Lovingston

Held the 1st Saturday in May
The 7 mile race is suitable for experienced canoe & kayak paddlers.(up to Class II/III whitewater)
Location: Registration & Start - Rte 622 (S Powell's Island Rd, Arrington)
2 miles east of Tye River Road
Course subject to change due to water level)

To register go to the website below.
For more information call 263-7130
roussos@lynchburg.edu
Date and Time: 1st Saturday in May
Registration 9:30-11. Race start 11 am
Fee: Check the website
Contact: NCPRD
Phone: 434-263-7130
Location: Tye River Nelson County, VA

This race is scheduled for the 2nd Saturday in April each year

Short Race...Long on Fun Race solo or as a team of 2-4 people
Run 1.5 miles,  Paddle .75 mile, & Bike 2.5 miles
Awards for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place finishers in each class
Classes: Solo-Youth, Male, Female   Team- All Male, All Female, Coed
Register online at the website listed below.
Preregistration is recommended but not required.
Date and Time: April 7th, 2018 Check in: 9-11 am Race start: 11:30 am
Fee: $20/Solo, $35/Team of 2, $45/Team of 3 or 4, $45 for a family (Mom, Dad, kids)
Contact: Emily Harper
Phone: 434-263-7130
Location: VA Blue Ridge Railway Trail Start: Rose Mill Trailhead End: Piney River Trailhead
Address: Start: 1434 Rose Mill Rd Arrington, VA 22922

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