RiverLink’s new Executive Director Garrett Artz Takes the Reins

RiverLink’s new Executive Director Garrett Artz Takes the Reins

Environmental non-profit RiverLink welcomes Garrett Artz to the role of executive director with the organization. Artz takes the reins at RiverLink on Sept. 1 to continue their work to, as their mission statement says, promote the environmental and economic vitality of the French Broad River and its watershed as a place to live, learn, work and play.

West Asheville History in Spotlight with new Website, Short Film and Scavenger Hunt

West Asheville History in Spotlight with new Website, Short Film and Scavenger Hunt

West Asheville Business Association (WABA) launches WestAshevilleHistory.org by kicking off a scavenger hunt and premiering “Biking through West Asheville History,” a short film by West Asheville based Industrious Productions, at New Belgium Brewing, 21 Craven Street, Asheville, NC 28806, on Wednesday, July 13 from 5:00-6:00 p.m.

June 18 Haywood Road Clean Up + Storm Drain Marking

June 18 Haywood Road Clean Up + Storm Drain Marking

Meet at the Westville Pub at 10:00am for breakfast provided by Westville Pub and Biscuit Head followed by a street clean up and storm drain marking.

Asheville on Bikes Summer Cycle 2016: June 26

Asheville on Bikes Summer Cycle 2016: June 26

Asheville on Bikes celebrates the Summer Cycle w/ Oskar Blues Brewery North Carolina on Sunday, June 26th.
The ride begins at Second Gear in West AVL and culminates at Kolo Bike Park at Crowne Plaza.

June 8: Stream Clean Up + WABA Wednesday at New Belgium Brewing

June 8: Stream Clean Up + WABA Wednesday at New Belgium Brewing

Please, join us for a STREAM CLEAN UP from 3:00-5:00pm with RiverLink, followed by WABA WEDNESDAY: from 5:00-7:00pm at New Belgium Brewing’s Liquid Center.

WABA Wednesday: May 11 at Essential Journeys Soap Studio

WABA Wednesday: May 11 at Essential Journeys Soap Studio

WABA Wednesday visits the Essential Journeys Soap Studio located in the heart of West Asheville on Vermont Avenue.
May 11, 2016 from 5:00-7:00 pm. Light refreshments of wine, beer, and appetizers are sponsored by West Village Market & Deli.

Haywood Road Clean Up Day: April 17, 2016

Haywood Road Clean Up Day: April 17, 2016

Meet at The Hop Ice Creamery, 167 Haywood Road (across from Hole Doughnuts) at 10:00am for breakfast provided by Sunny Point Café and Biscuit head. After breakfast we’ll head out to pick up trash and recycling along the eastern end of Haywood Road.

RiverLink Seeks Volunteers Interested in Watershed Stewardship and Conservation

RiverLink Seeks Volunteers Interested in Watershed Stewardship and Conservation

RiverLink invites those interesting in becoming volunteers to attend our monthly volunteer information sessions on Wednesday, March 9, at 10:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.