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    Events at the Westport River Watershed Alliance

    WRWA 40th Anniversary Concert with Tom Rush

    Date: Saturday, July 16
    Time: 6 to 8pm
    Location: Westport Rivers Vineyard, 417 Hixbridge Road, Westport

    2016 marks our 40th Anniversary! Our 40-year Anniversary Concert with Tom Rush will be held at the Westport Rivers Vineyard on Saturday, July 16. It is co-presented by WRWA, the Narrows Center for the Arts and the Westport Rivers Vineyard, sponsored by Lafrance Hospitality and Andy Paige Style.

    Ticket Prices: WRWA Members: $40 Non-members: $50, $2 processing charge for internet ticket purchases.

    If buying more than one ticket, please provide names for check-in at the gate.

    Price: $42.00

    River Center Update

    BEFORE2The Westport River Watershed Alliance has purchased the historic Head Garage at the Head of Westport to be its permanent headquarters and River Center. After planning and construction, WRWA will be working together for clean water and a healthy river community at its new location on the river. WRWA will empower the public with the knowledge, well-researched scientific data, and practical solutions to address the challenges of water resource protection, restoration, conservation, and sustainability. Click here for more information.

    Extended deadline for Educator Positions

    WRWA is seeking 2 full time Commonwealth Corps members as Environmental Educators, to deliver our Watershed Education Program to children in grades PreK-12, and to launch additional weekend student and family education programs. Commonwealth Corps members with the Westport River Watershed Alliance will serve 10.5 months in a full-time capacity. Applicants should be Massachusetts residents and have a desire to put their talents and ideas to use in the service of their communities and the Commonwealth.

    More information on the positions and how to apply can be found here:
    Position description

    Mission Statement

    The goals of the Westport River Watershed Alliance are to:

    • promote the environmental integrity of the watershed and its coastal environs.
    • to advocate the wise use and preservation of natural resources in the watershed for the aesthetic, recreational, and economic benefit of the citizens of the area.
    • to educate the general public about the interrelationship of our waters, soils, plants, animals, and people.