In-Person Education Programs

Program Topics:

  • Water Quality and Quantity
  • Water Quality Issues
  • Water Sampling
  • Macroinvertebrate Sampling
  • Guided Nature Walks
  • Wetlands
  • Ecology of the Catawba River Basin
  • History of the Catawba River

Program Types:

  • Catawba Riverkeeper Education Team brings the program to you
  • Your group comes to Catawba Riverkeeper Headquarters in McAdenville, NC

What to Expect from a Program:

  • Hands-on experiential learning for participants
    • Participants are likely to get their hands dirty and their shoes wet!
  • The opportunity to get outside and learn while enjoying the outdoors
  • Participants will walk away with a sense of responsibility and stewardship for their local environment

Group Size and Cost:

  • 10 participant minimum for all education programs
  • 10-14 Participants – $10 per participant
  • 15-40 Participants – $150 for group

Contact for details and to request a program.

*For groups larger than 50 please contact Education Manager for more details.

Programs are approximately 1.5 hours in length.

Education Program with On-the-Water Kayak Experience

Programs are approximately 2.5 hours in length.

  • $25 per Participant
  • Maximum of 15 Participants

*Participants must be 12+ years of age to go on the water

Program Requests

Please contact the Education Department at for more details or to request a program. Program requests must be received no later than 6-weeks before the requested program date. This does not guarantee the requested date’s availability.