Fall 2020: New Needs/New Programs

Boxerwood’s Play and Learning Season (PALS) is a cousin of summer camp, reimagined for pandemic times and needs. PALS is a  10-week, 2-day/week enrichment program at Boxerwood for children, ages 4 – 8.

Devils Backbone

Devils Backbone Brewing Company has supported Boxerwood water stewardship and education efforts for a number of years.

Halestone Recital

Please join us for Halestone’s recital concert which will be held at Boxerwood Nature Center’s field on Friday, Aug. 28th, 6:30 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 29th, 6:30 pm.

Recycling City: bringing forth a more just and honorable society

What is Boxerwood’s role in bringing forth a more just and honorable society? Our role is small, yet valuable. We use environmental learning as a way to create conditions where all local children–whatever their family income, race, background, or ability–have an opportunity to rise and flourish: to feel their innate capacity to become the kind of people the world needs. Right here and right now.

Still Stirring the Pot

We may not have been out in the field this spring, but thanks to your support, Boxerwood leadership is alive and well.

Mohawk: Our Friend in Glasgow

Mohawk has been helping Boxerwood advance its earth care mission for several years now. The help ranges from the material (kits, trees, banners, t-shirts), to the programmatic.

Summer Camp Reinventions

While circumstances haven’t aligned for Boxerwood yet, we applaud the Rockbridge YMCA for forging a model that works for them. Boxerwood and the Rockbridge Y have been program partners for a long time.

Stimulus Bill Benefits for Donors

The recently passed stimulus bill “contains a one-time, above-the-line deduction for cash contributions of up to $300 made to qualifying charities.

Boxerwood Partner: Charles Barger & Son

Starting with this month’s NewsLeaf, we’ll be sharing stories about partners who help sustain Boxerwood’s environmental mission, and first up is…Charles Barger & Son