Master Naturalists Training Class Info Session

The Rivanna Chapter of the Virginia Master Naturalists is a valued partner of Ivy Creek Foundation that provides many hours of service to ICF, guiding tours, leading programs, and various other activities. Last year the equivalent of $303,000 in Master Naturalist volunteer hours benefited the greater Charlottesville area. If joining a volunteer corps dedicated to preserving our natural heritage appeals to you, check out one of their information sessions via Zoom. They will be live Saturday, December 5 at 10 AM, and Tuesday, December 15 at 7 PM.  For the Zoom URL, please watch “Introducing the RMN” on their website (, then REGISTER to receive the URL Link to the Zoom session at Already know you'd like to join the 2021 training class? It will start via Zoom and be on Tuesday evenings from 6:30-9:30, February 2-May 18. Applications are DUE by January 5th and are available now at For more information, email or call Ida Swenson at 434-996-8405.

Virginia Master Naturalist programs and employment are open to all, regardless of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or any other basis protected by law.   If you are a person with a disability, and desire any assistive devices, services or other accommodations to participate in this activity please contact the Chapter advisor at or before December 24.

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