Upcoming Events

LWA hosts and partners in a wide range of fun events that engage the public and celebrate our natural resources and community

2MARCH, 2024

2<span>MARCH, 2024

PA Bluebird Society Program

10:00 am - Noon 

Join Wilma Light of the Bluebird Society of PA, for an informative program on the Eastern Bluebird, including an opportunity to make your own bluebird house to attract these colorful thrushes to your home. Program is scheduled to be held in the Nimick Family Education Center at the Watershed Farm.

Please register in advance for this FREE program by contacting Susan at (724) 238-7560, ext. 1# or susan@loyalwater.com. Limit one bluebird house kit per household-space is limited.

To view a video on how to assemble your bluebird house, visit the following link on YouTube:

13APRIL, 2024

13<span>APRIL, 2024

"Over the Hill" Challenge

10:00 am Start

Can you survive "THE HILL"?

The Over the Hill Challenge will take place on the infamous steep hills of the Watershed Farm and will feature crazy obstacles, physical challenges and tons of muddy fun over a 5K course! All proceeds from the event will benefit youth education programs offered by LWA and our partners from Latrobe-GLSD Parks & Recreation.

Event pre-registration is required through Eventbrite at https://OTH2024.eventbrite.com. Registration cost is $30 per person ($15 for children and students) and includes a commemorative swag gift. 

Contact Susan at (724) 238-7560, ext. 1# for more information.

26APRIL, 2024

26<span>APRIL, 2024

53rd Annual Membership Dinner

6:00 - 8:30 pm

LWA's annual membership dinner is a great time for camaraderie and reflection on our recent accomplishments in conservation. Join other LWA members for a delicious buffet dinner by Simply Good Catering and fabulous entertainment in the Barn! 

Invitations will be mailed out in April. For more information, contact Tara at tara@loyalwater.com.  

27APRIL, 2024

27<span>APRIL, 2024

Ligonier Valley Roadside Cleanup

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Celebrate Earth Day 2024 by volunteering for our annual roadside cleanup! Individuals and groups of all ages are able to participate in this springtime Ligonier community event. All supplies, including bags, safety vests and gloves will be provided. Contact Josh at (724) 238-7560 ext. 2# or josh@loyalwater.com for more information or to register!

18MAY, 2024

18<span>MAY, 2024

10th Annual Loyalhanna Sojourn

9:00 am start

The 10th Annual Loyalhanna Sojourn is a great day on the water!  As in past events, the event will begin at the Cardinal Park launch in Latrobe and continue 9 miles downstream to the take out launch at Gray Wing Park in New Alexandria.  Paddlers of all ages and levels of experience are welcome to attend this one-day float! 

Registration cost is $25 per person and includes event insurance, shuttle transportation, refreshments and a commemorative t-shirt.  Register online at www.latroberecreation.org