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Events



 

PLEASE NOTE: The Corona Virus has, of course, caused all public events to be cancelled. Let us hope that all of us can get back to somewhat of a normal life sometime in the near future. Stay Safe and Stay Healthy.

 

Friday, March 6--Sunday, March 8, 2020, Booksigning and featured speaker for the Appalachian Trail

 

Kickoff celebration at Amicalola Falls State Park in Georgia. Leonard will be one of the featured speakers

 

and will present Wildflowers of the Appalachian Trail on Sunday, March 8 at 12 noon.

 

www.amicalolafallslodge.com/appalachian-trail-kick-off.

 

 

April 22, 2020, Booksigning and presention of Hiking and Traveling the Blue Ridge Parkway for Friends

 

of the Blue Ridge Parkway/Humpback Rocks Chapter's volunteer appreciation dinner at Afton Mountain

 

Vineyard, Afton, VA, 540-456-8667.

 

 

Sunday, April 26-Friday, May 1, 2020, Join Leonard for a Road Scholar

 

(www.roadscholar.org/find-an-adventure/22341/hiking-the-blue-ridge-mountains-of- 

 

virginia) program of day hikes in four Virginia national parks—and one state park. Outings

 

include Appomattox National Historical Park, Smith Mountain Lake State Park, the

 

Appalachian Trail, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and Booker T. Washington National Monument.

 

Smith Mountain Lake 4-H Road Scholar/Elderhostel, Wirtz, VA,

 

www.retreatatsmithmountainlake.com, 540-721-2766.

 

 

Sunday, May 17-Friday, May 22, 2020, Join Leonard for days of outdoor adventures as a

 

participant in  a Road Scholar program (https://www.roadscholar.org/find-an-

 

adventure/23804/Choose-Your-Pace-Hike-Kayak-Canoe-in-the-Blue-Ridge-Mountains) in

 

the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. Canoe orkayak on Smith Mountain Lake, join in on a

 

high ropes course at a 4-H Center, canoe or kayak the Blackwater River, and hike on the

 

Appalachian Trail and trails of the Blue Ridge Parkway.  Smith Mountain Lake 4-H Road

 

Scholar/Elderhostel, Wirtz, VA, www.retreatatsmithmountainlake.com, 540-721-2766.

 

 

Tuesday, May 19-Wednesday, May 20, 2020, As part a "Tales of Virginia" program

 

(https://www.roadscholar.org/find-an-adventure/13052/Tales-of-Appalachia-Exploring-

 

Virginia-History) Leonard will lead an Appalachian Trail Workshop and short hike on the

 

famous pathway for Smith Mountain Lake 4-H Road Scholar/Elderhostel, Wirtz, VA,

 

www.retreatatsmithmountainlake.com, 540-721-2766.

 

 

Sunday, August 30-Friday, September 4, 2020, Join Leonard for days of outdoor

 

adventures as a participant in a Road Scholar program

 

(https://www.roadscholar.org/find-an-adventure/23804/Choose-Your-Pace-Hike-Kayak-

 

Canoe-in-the-Blue-Ridge-Mountains) in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. Canoe or

 

kayak on Smith Mountain Lake, join in on a high ropes course at a 4-H Center, canoe or

 

kayak the Blackwater River, and hike on the Appalachian Trail and trails of the Blue Ridge

 

Parkway.  Smith Mountain Lake 4-H Road Scholar/Elderhostel, Wirtz,

 

VA, www.retreatatsmithmountainlake.com, 540-721-2766.

 

 

Sunday, September 27-Friday, October 2, 2020, Join Leonard for a Road Scholar

 

(www.roadscholar.org/find-an-adventure/22341/hiking-the-blue-ridge-mountains-of- 

 

virginia) program of day hikes in four Virginia national parks—and one state park. Outings

 

include Appomattox National Historical Park, Smith Mountain Lake State Park, the

 

Appalachian Trail, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and Booker T. Washington National Monument.

 

Smith Mountain Lake 4-H Road Scholar/Elderhostel, Wirtz, VA,

 

www.retreatatsmithmountainlake.com, 540-721-2766.

 

 

Sunday, August 30-Friday, September 4, 2020, Join Leonard for days of outdoor

 

adventures as a participant in  a Road Scholar program

 

(https://www.roadscholar.org/find-an-adventure/23804/Choose-Your-Pace-Hike-Kayak-

 

Canoe-in-the-Blue-Ridge-Mountains) in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. Canoe or

 

kayak on Smith Mountain Lake, join in on a high ropes course at a 4-H Center, canoe or

 

kayak the Blackwater River, and hike on the Appalachian Trail and trails of the Blue Ridge

 

Parkway.  Smith Mountain Lake 4-H Road Scholar/Elderhostel, Wirtz, VA,

 

www.retreatatsmithmountainlake.com, 540-721-2766.

 

 

Sunday, Otober 11-Friday, October 16, 2020, Join Leonard for a Road Scholar

 

(www.roadscholar.org/find-an-adventure/22341/hiking-the-blue-ridge-mountains-of- 

 

virginia) program of day hikes in four Virginia national parks—and one state park. Outings

 

include Appomattox National Historical Park, Smith Mountain Lake State Park, the

 

Appalachian Trail, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and Booker T. Washington National Monument.

 

Smith Mountain Lake 4-H Road Scholar/Elderhostel, Wirtz, VA,

 

www.retreatatsmithmountainlake.com, 540-721-2766.

 

 

Tuesday, October 13-Wednesday, October 14, 2020, As part a "Tales of Virginia" program

 

(https://www.roadscholar.org/find-an-adventure/13052/Tales-of-Appalachia-Exploring-

 

Virginia- History) Leonard will lead an Appalachian Trail Workshop and short hike on the

 

famous pathway for Smith Mountain Lake 4-H Road Scholar/Elderhostel, Wirtz, VA,

 

www.retreatatsmithmountainlake.com, 540-721-2766.

 

 

Sunday, October 25-Friday, October 30, 2020, Join Leonard for a Road Scholar

 

(www.roadscholar.org/find-an-adventure/22341/hiking-the-blue-ridge-mountains-of- 

 

virginia) program of day hikes in four Virginia national parks—and one state park. Outings

 

include Appomattox National Historical Park, Smith Mountain Lake State Park, the

 

Appalachian Trail, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and Booker T. Washington National Monument.

 

Smith Mountain Lake 4-H Road Scholar/Elderhostel, Wirtz, VA,

 

www.retreatatsmithmountainlake.com, 540-721-2766.

 

 

Tuesday, October 27-Wednesday, October 28, 2020, As part a "Tales of Virginia" program

 

(https://www.roadscholar.org/find-an-adventure/13052/Tales-of-Appalachia-Exploring-

 

Virginia-History) Leonard will lead an Appalachian Trail Workshop and short hike on the

 

famous pathway Mou ntain Lake 4-H RoadScholar/Elderhostel, Wirtz, VA,

 

www.retreatatsmithmountainlake.com, 540-721-2766.

 

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