River No More
on the Health of the
Photo courtesy of Jeffrey Gibson
with Cuyahoga Valley National Park
Feb 26, 2016
500 West Streetsboro Road
of Women Voters of the Akron Area is partnering with the National
Park Service, Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park,
Cleveland Metroparks, Summit Metro Parks, Friends of the Crooked
River, Cuyahoga River Restoration, and Ohio EPA host a special
evening event on Friday, February 26. Members and guests are
encouraged to participate. For volunteer opportunities, contact
Arrye Rosser at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Distinguished Speakers: Kyle Dreyfuss-Wells; A Burning River No
Restoring freshwater resources and managing storm water directly
impacts everyone’s quality of life. Kyle Dreyfuss-Wells, Deputy
Director of Watershed Programs, Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer
District, presents hot topics in water quality. Of particular
concern are the health of Lake Erie, the downstream impacts of
land-use decisions, and combined sewer overflows. Come early to chat
with other experts and activists about solutions and how you can get
the lecture, the conversation continues with small-group discussions
on healthy river topics. This is a chance to learn, network, and
move our region forward. Happy Days Lodge, 6 p.m. information
stations, 7 p.m. lecture, 8 p.m. small group discussions.
Admission: $6 adults, $3 children ages 3 - 12. General seating.
Advance sales are available by calling 330-657-2909, option 4. You
can also purchase online at conservancyforcvnp.org. Click on Events
for listings and registration. On lecture days, call the Cultural
Arts Hotline at 440-546-5998 after 2 p.m. for up-to-date ticket
availability and severe weather cancellations.
Days Lodge is located at 500 West Streetsboro Road (SR 303),
1 mile west of SR 8, Peninsula 44264.