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Special Events

Sponsored by NCPR 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: March 31, 2019 9:30 am
Fee: Free
Contact: NCPRD
Phone: 434-263-7130
Location: Nelson Center
Address: Nelson Center 8445 Thomas Nelson Hwy Lovingston

NCPR & The "Y" Afterschool Program & Nelson 4H Extension
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,  treats
Date and Time: Friday, October 19 6pm - 8 pm
Fee: Free
Contact: NCPR
Phone: 434-263-7130
Location: Nelson Center
Address: 8445 Thomas Nelson Hwy Lovingston


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

Preregistration is encouraged but not required. Registration forms can be printed and mailed in with payment.
Date and Time: April 11th, 2020 Check in: 9-10:30am Race start: 11:30am
Fee: $20/Solo, $35/Team of 2, $45/Team of 3 or 4, $45 for a family (Mom, Dad, kids)
Contact: Claire Richardson
Phone: 434-263-7130
Location: VA Blue Ridge Railway Trail Start: Rose Mill Trailhead End: Piney River Trailhead
Address: 8445 Thomas Nelson Hwy

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