LandCare Rocks the River a Huge Success!

July 29th, 2018 was a perfect day for the 2nd Annual LandCare Rocks the River Festival in Fries!  With over 1,200 people in attendance throughout the day, great weather and awesome music, the event was a big success! Thanks to all of the volunteers who helped make it such a great event! We couldn’t have done[…]

LandCare Rocks the River July 29th!

Sunday, July 29th, 1-7 PM LIVE MUSIC by The Kind Thieves, Urban Soil & Superband FOOD TRUCKS Creek Bottom Brews The Taco Trolley Local, Grass-fed Burgers by Grayson Natural Beef FREE ADMISSION! Fries Farmers Market Vendors Offering Fresh, Local Veggies & Baked Goods Festival Vendors featuring local arts & crafts, food, local businesses & non-profits Kids[…]

LandCare Partners with Chestnut Creek School of the Arts for VTC Grant

Chestnut Creek School of the Arts Receives Virginia Tourism Corporation Grant for Tourism Marketing Governor Ralph Northam announced today that Chestnut Creek School of the Arts received $5,000 from the Virginia Tourism Corporation Marketing Leverage Program grant fund. In total VTC awarded more than $840,000 for 56 tourism marketing projects across the state to help[…]

Free Market Celebrates Grand Opening

Published in the Independence Declaration By Shaina Stockton Tuesday, September 19, 2017 INDEPENDENCE — The Free Market, a new resource offered by Grayson LandCare in the former Briarpatch Metalworks building in Independence, celebrated their grand opening with an open house and ribbon untying ceremony last Thursday. Grayson LandCare President Kathy Cole used recycled ribbons for the ceremony[…]

LandCare’s Free Market opens in Independence

Grayson LandCare has signed a one-year lease for the former Briarpatch Metalworks building on N. Independence Avenue, where the organization is offering a new community resource: the Free Market. Kathy Cole, Grayson LandCare President, announced the new project during the Board of Supervisors meeting on August 10th. The Free Market, which opened on August 31,[…]