Lynnhaven River NOW E-News  October 31, 2012 
10th Anniversary Seal
Lynnhaven River NOW
Celebrating our 10th year of working for a cleaner Lynnhaven River.

Community Events


Light Rail Now

Light Rail Now is looking for a few more volunteers to help at the polls on Tuesday.  If you can work at your polling place for a couple of hours on Tuesday for light rail please contact Carolyn McPherson at


Say Yes to Light Rail yard signs are available in our office.  Stop by and get yours.  We also have

Light Rail clings for your office or car window.


2nd Annual Central Business District Oyster Roast

November 3, Noon - 4 PM

Cityview on Bonney Road

Tickets can be purchased at or by calling 757-490-7810  $35/person, children under 12 are free.


Virginia Half-Shell Oyster Tasting

Saturday, November 19, 1-4 PM

Kelsick Speciality Markey, 6632 Main Street, Gloucester, VA

Tickets: $30 donation

For more information or to purchase tickets: or call 804-693-6500


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On Thursday, November 1, the new Virginia Beach Whole Foods Store will donate 5% of the day's profit to Lynnhaven River NOW to help us continue our oyster restoration work in the Lynnhaven River.  
You can contribute to LRNow's Oyster Restoration work by shopping at the new Whole Foods Store on Laskin Road on Thursday, November 1. 
Thank you for your continuing support! 
Free Virginia Pine Trees
Contact us if you are interested
Virginia Pine We have Virginia Pine trees free to good homes.  These two foot tall trees were grown by Bob Carroll's Plaza Middle School students and are ready to find their forever homes.  Virginia Pines have been used as Christmas trees so you can share your holidays with your new tree before planting it. Contact Helen at or call 757-962-5398 to reserve your tree today.  The trees will be ready for pick up at the LRNow office the weekend before the Thanksgiving holiday.
Lost and Found from the Fall Festival
Please call our office if any item below belongs to you:
Striped reading glasses
Little girl's pink jacket
Teal V-Neck long sleeved tee shirt
Cat eye pedometer
Light Blue Greg Norman XL wind breaker

You can stop by our office to claim any of these items.
Speckled Trout, a Lynnhaven River fisherman's favorite, are running in October and November.