Lynnhaven River NOW E-News  
November 3, 2015  
Thanks for voting today
Every Vote Counts

The polls are open from 
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM

If you are not sure of your polling place, go to this website.

Upcoming Events

November 3 -- Election Day

November 7 -- Seafood Festival at Bubba's & the Shellfish Company

November 14 -- River Cleanup, Site TBD, contact for more information

December 6 -- Volunteer Appreciation Event

December 13 & 14 --
Holiday Markets

December 19 -- Surf-n-Santa Race, VB Convention Center and VB Boardwalk

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 Renew your membership and help us continue all of these great programs.
November Native Plant

Oakleaf Hydrangea
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Don't Drill Virginia
Yard Signs Available

 LRNow has taken a position in opposition to drilling for oil and gas off the coast of Virginia.  We have made too much progress restoring our oysters and other marine species, restoring water quality and our wetlands to put it all at risk.  More information about our position is available on  our website.
If you share our position, yard signs like the one pictured are available in our office at the Brock Environmental Center. 

LRNow Holiday Markets
Shop Locally and Support LRNow
LRNow Merchandise
Shop for all your favorite LRNow gear, gift memberships, rain barrels, and more as well as beautiful locally made and sustainable items.

All Markets are at the
Brock Environmental Center

Sunday, December 13, 1-7 PM and

Monday, December 14, Noon-6 PM
LRNow Gear, Locally-Made and Sustainable crafts and gifts

Wreath Workshop, December 13, 
3:00-4:00 PM
$50 includes all materials and an instructor to assist you.
To register for the Wreath Workshop, contact

Seafood Festival
November 7th
Lynnhaven Shellfish Company & Back Deck

You can attend this fun event postponed because of Joaquin.  Great food and drinks, great fun in a beautiful location on the Lynnhaven River.

Tickets are $40 and available at Bubba's, Lynnhaven Shellfish and the Back Deck.  
3323 Shore Drive or call 

Benefits Lynnhaven River NOW

Surf-N-Santa 5 Miler
Benefits LRNow, Dec. 19th

Enjoy a beautiful run through the twinkling holiday lights on the Virginia Beach Boardwalk and contribute to LRNow.
J&A Racing brings you the Great Outdoor Provision Co. Surf-n-Santa 5 Miler on December 19th.  Join us for the post-race party for the whole family in the Virginia Beach Convention Center.  

Register today and please make a charitable donation to LRNow when you register.
Thank you and enjoy the run.

Native Plant of the Month:  
Hydrangea quercifolia
Oakleaf Hydragea 
Height:  6-8 feet 
Spread:  6-8 feet 
Full Sun to part shade 
Soil: medium moisture and well drained 
Flower colors: white, green, pinkish-purple
Deciduous, perennial shrub 
$22 for three gallon size, 1-2 feet 
To Order: Contact
 or 757-962-5398