Upcoming Events

Feb12

Multi-Basin Regional Water Council

Blake Woolsey of Mitchell Communications will be the featured speaker this month. Contact info@beaverwatershedallliance.org for more information.
Benton County Extension, Bentonville, AR
10:00am - 2:00pm

Feb18

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

The Beaver Water District Board meets at noon the 3rd Thursday of the month with the exception of December. Call 479-756-3651 for more information.
301 N Primrose Rd, Lowell, AR 72745, USA
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Feb27

Richland Creek Cleanup

Goshen Community Building, 244 Clark St., Goshen, AR Clean up litter along Richland Creek to improve water quality and wildlife habitat! Tools, gloves, lunch and water will be provided. For more info, contact Jenny Long at (479)750-8007 or jenny@beaverwatershedalliance.org .
Goshen, AR, USA
9:00am - 1:00pm

Feb27

Learn to Burn: Prescribed Burning for Landowners

Join us at Northwest Arkansas Community College, Walmart Auditorium at Shewmaker Center B102 - 1 College Drive Bentonville, AR. Prescribed fire can be a useful tool for landowners. Arkansas Game & Fish Commission will walk you through the process. Registration is free, but limited to 35 participants. Lunch is provided. For info, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/learn-to-burn-introduction-to-prescribed-fire-for-landowners-tickets-19971323767.
Bentonville, AR, USA
10:00am - 4:00pm

Feb29

Garlic Mustard Pull

Help remove the invasive forest herb, garlic mustard, which competes with native plants that provide food and habitat for wildlife. Join us in the morning (9:00 am - 12:00 pm) or afternoon (2:00 - 5:00 pm) to help! Tools, gloves, and water will be provided. Contact Jennifer at 479-750-8007 or jennifer@beaverwatershedalliance.org for more information and to volunteer.
Hobbs State Park Visitor Center, Rogers, AR
9:00am - 5:00pm

Mar05

Streamside Landowner Workshop

Free & lunch is served. Join Beaver Watershed Alliance & water quality experts for a workshop for streamside landowners in the Beaver Lake Watershed. Topics include streambank stabilization & restoration; pasture management; programs through NRCS, permitting processes; riparian buffers, and more. RSVP by calling Bryant at (479) 769-4266 or by emailing bryant@beaverwatershedalliance.org .
Carroll Electric, 5056 US-412 BUS, Huntsville, AR 72740, United States
9:00am - 3:00pm

Mar12

Riparian Planting Event

Join BWA for a day of riparian planting! We will begin at 9:00 am. Locations are TBD so check the calendar of events at http://www.bea verwatershedalliance for more information!
Northwest Arkansas
9:00am - 3:00pm

Mar15

National Ag Day

Join Benton County Cooperative Extension to celebrate National Ag Day -- Agriculture: Stewards of a Healthy Arkansas. Dorn Winninger, VP Produce and Floral, Wal-Mart, the Benton County Butler Farm Family, and Governor Hutchinson will be speaking at the event. Registration is free. RSVP at UAEX Benton County Facebook Page: Benton County AG Days 2016 or call 479-271-1060 for more information.
Benton County, AR, USA
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Mar17

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

The Beaver Water District Board meets at noon the 3rd Thursday of the month with the exception of December. Call 479-756-3651 for more information.
301 N Primrose Rd, Lowell, AR 72745, USA
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Mar19

War Eagle Creek Cleanup

Join us as we clean up the War Eagle Creek! The cleanup will end at 1:00 pm with lunch. Canoes and kayaks will be available for those who would like to float and clean a 2 - 6 mile stretch of the river. Cleanup supplies will be provided. Contact Bryant Baker with any questions by calling 479-769-4266 or emailing bryant@beaverwatershedalliance.org .
Withrow Springs State Park, 33424 AR-23 Spur, Huntsville, AR 72740, United States
9:00am - 1:00pm

Apr02

Rain Garden Workshop

How do you build a Rain Garden? Find out more about the benefits of rain gardens and how to receive financial and technical assistance for rain gardens built in the Beaver Lake watershed at our Rain Garden Academy. Attendance of this workshop is required to qualify for the Beaver Watershed Alliance Rain Garden Mini Grant. This FREE event includes lunch and an opportunity to tour area rain gardens. RSVP with Bryant at (479) 769-4266 or by emailing bryant@beaverwatershedalliance.org .
Hobbs State Park / Conservation Management Area, 20201 AR-12, Rogers, AR 72756, United States
9:00am - 2:00pm

Apr21

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

The Beaver Water District Board meets at noon the 3rd Thursday of the month with the exception of December. Call 479-756-3651 for more information.
301 N Primrose Rd, Lowell, AR 72745, USA
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Apr27

News Conference-Drinking Water Week Kickoff!

Join us at BWD's Drinking Water Week news conference to kick off the updated "It's Easy... Just Turn the Handle" public service campaign. Enjoy cookies, chilled tap water, and other refreshments. Giveaways include tote bags, water bottles and spiral notebooks. Tour our LEED Gold Admin Center. Take the kids on a Scavenger Hunt at our Water Ed Center. Business, civic, school, families, media -- all are invited! For info: Amy Wilson, awilson@bwdh2o.org , 479-756-3651.
301 N Primrose Rd, Lowell, AR 72745, USA
2:00pm - 2:30pm

May01

Drinking Water Week

This national observance May 1-7 reminds us to value water. It's a precious resource for our health and for our prosperity. Water provides fire protection, energy for power, sustenance to grow the food we eat, water for habitat, plants and animals, marine life, aquifers and more. Visit http://www.bwdh2o.org to learn more about water in Northwest Arkansas.
United States
All Day Event

May01

Arkansas Water Works & Water Environment Association-Annual Meeting

For information, visit http://www.awwwea.org/. This meeting May 1-4 draws 2500 water and wastewater utility operators and others together for education to ensure they are up to date and knowledgeable. Since 1931 the common goal of the members of the Arkansas Water Works and Water Environment Association has been to provide clean water. The organization hosts an annual conference for those actively engaged in the design, management, operation and control of water works systems.
Hot Springs, AR, USA
All Day Event

May19

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

The Beaver Water District Board meets at noon the 3rd Thursday of the month with the exception of December. Call 479-756-3651 for more information.
301 N Primrose Rd, Lowell, AR 72745, USA
12:00pm - 1:00pm

May21

West Fork Watershed Cleanup

The Annual West Fork Watershed Cleanup is held to encourage caring volunteers to help pick up trash along tributaries and streams of the West Fork that flow to our drinking water source, Beaver Lake in Northwest Arkansas. For details about how you or your family or organization/company may become involved, contact Bethany Alender, Beaver Watershed Alliance Outreach Coordiantor, at bethany@beaverwatershedalliance.org .
West Fork, AR, USA
9:00am - 1:00pm

Jun16

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

The Beaver Water District Board meets at noon the 3rd Thursday of the month with the exception of December. Call 479-756-3651 for more information.
301 N Primrose Rd, Lowell, AR 72745, USA
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Jun19

American Water Works Association Annual Conference (ACE)

The annual conference and exposition of the American Water Works Association June 19-22 draws thousands of people from water and wastewater utilities together to network and attend training sessions. There's also a trade show and competitions, awards, drinking water taste contests and more. For information, visit http://www.awwa.org .
Chicago, IL, USA
All Day Event

Jul21

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

The Beaver Water District Board meets at noon the 3rd Thursday of the month with the exception of December. Call 479-756-3651 for more information.
301 N Primrose Rd, Lowell, AR 72745, USA
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Aug18

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

The Beaver Water District Board meets at noon the 3rd Thursday of the month with the exception of December. Call 479-756-3651 for more information.
301 N Primrose Rd, Lowell, AR 72745, USA
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Aug20

11th Annual Secchi Day on Beaver Lake

The 11th Annual Secchi Day on Beaver Lake is set for Saturday, Aug. 20, at Prairie Creek. Link here for more information. Volunteer with your boat and help collect water samples and clarity readings. Attend the science festival on shore with your children, scout troop, church group. There's so much to learn about the lake, which is drinking water for one in seven Arkansans! http://www.bwdh2o.org/education-and-outreach/events/secchi-day/
Rogers, AR, USA
9:00am - 1:00pm

Sep15

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

The Beaver Water District Board meets at noon the 3rd Thursday of the month with the exception of December. Call 479-756-3651 for more information.
301 N Primrose Rd, Lowell, AR 72745, USA
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Oct20

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

The Beaver Water District Board meets at noon the 3rd Thursday of the month with the exception of December. Call 479-756-3651 for more information.
301 N Primrose Rd, Lowell, AR 72745, USA
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Oct23

Southwest Section-American Water Works Association

This meeting of the Southwest Section of the American Water Works Association Oct. 23-25 is aimed at those who work in the water and wastewater utility positions and service providers to those utilities, as well as for regulators and others who manage and work with water and wastewater. For more information, visit http://www.swawwa.org .
Rogers, AR, USA
All Day Event

Nov17

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

The Beaver Water District Board meets at noon the 3rd Thursday of the month with the exception of December. Call 479-756-3651 for more information.
301 N Primrose Rd, Lowell, AR 72745, USA
12:00pm - 1:00pm