Educational Outreach

Freshwater Folk Festival Educational Outreach

Our Educational Outreach partners are what make the Festival unique. Many of the partners have kid-friendly hands-on activities. Each of these partners offers something a little different so we’re sure you’ll find something of interest.


US Fish & Wildlife – Hatchery Tours, Freshwater Mussel displays
Roy Moose – West Virginia Snakes exhibit
Sigma Xi Scientific Research Honor Society – Information and activity tables
Hanging Rocks Raptor Observatory – Raptor Identification Instruction
US Forest Service – Information
Girls Scouts – Hands-on Activities
WV Department of Environmental Protection – Information
Partners that have not confirmed yet:
Canaan Valley Resort State Park – Information
WV Department of Natural Resources – Information
Greenbrier River Watershed Association – Information
Friends of the Lower Greenbrier River – Information
Green Bank Observatory Science Center – Information
Sharon Ginsburg – Origami frog folding
Nature Art activities
Chapter 1072 of the Vietnam Veterans of America – Outdoor games
Trout Unlimited – Fly-tying and Casting