2017 Annual Spring River Clean-up

Meet at locations along the Appomattox River

Saturday, March 25, 2017, 9AM – 12 Noon


Walk-up or REGISTER to help at one of the locations below.

FOLAR Site Captains will be at each location 9:00AM to 12 Noon to provide trash bags and vinyl gloves. Wear sturdy shoes and bring your own work gloves.


For more information contact Wendy Austin at contactus@folar-va.org or 804.543.0325


Come on out and help restore healthy shorelines by removing litter, debris, and trash from these local sites along the Appomattox River:


  • Appomattox River Regional Park, 800 FOLAR Trail, Prince George, VA 23860 – Ken and Debbie Newman, Co-Captains

  • Campbell’s Bridge, University Ave., Petersburg 23806 – Wendy Austin, Captain

  • Hopewell City Park, 205 Appomattox Street, Hopewell 23680 – Christian Volk, Captain

  • Hopewell City Marina, 1051 Riverside Ave. Hopewell 23860 – Johnny Partin, Captain

  • Ferndale Appomattox Riverside Park, Ferndale Rd., Dinwiddie 23805 – LuAnn Collier, Captain

  • Rosalyn Landing Park, 265 Charles Dimmock Pkwy, Colonial Heights 23834 – Lewis Johnson, Captain with C.H.A.R.T.S.

  • Chesterfield, Ettrick/VSU Trail, 21701 Jackson Street, Petersburg, VA 23803 – TBD, Captain

  • Dinwiddie Lake Chesdin Public Boat Ramp (Southern Shore) Directions: From Petersburg, Rt460W;R on Rt226;R on Rt600;L on Rt601;R on Rt776 – Chris Rizzo, Captain


Walk-up or REGISTER HERE to let us know you are coming to help.