October 23-24: Petersburg "Friends-Raising" Workshop -- join Virginia Department of Historic Resources and like-minded battlefield protectors in this two-day workshop about preserving the Civil War history of Petersburg; Richard Bland College, Petersburg, VA; contact Pam Goddard for more information (email@example.com). Register here.
October 25: Fort McHenry Field Day -- spend a beautiful fall Saturday with NPCA at the historic Fort McHenry; contact Ed Stierli (firstname.lastname@example.org).
November 1: Reclaim the Cove -- take part in a cleanup of this family farm and adjacent park. Oxon Cove Park, Washington, D.C., and Oxon Hill Farm, Oxon Hill, MD; contact Ed Stierli (email@example.com).
November 12-15: Pennsylvania Fracking Meetings -- join NPCA and fracTracker representatives as we discuss the impacts hydraulic fracturing (fracking) has had on Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota and as we contemplate what opening up the Delaware River basin to fracking would mean for our parks, our water, and our communities. Three meetings will be held around PA: 1 in Pittsburgh on Nov. 12, 1 in Philadelphia on Nov. 13, and 1 near the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River; contact Matt Elliott for more information (firstname.lastname@example.org).