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
Greenbrier River Watershed Association
– Information
Jessica Levine – Hands-on art activities
Avian Center of Appalachia – Information
Sharon Ginsburg – Origami
Friends of the Lower Greenbrier River – Information
Sigma Xi Scientific Research Honor Society – Information
National Park Service – Information
WV Department of Natural Resources – Information
Archery – Hands-on activity
Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge – Various activities
Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge – Information
Natural Resource Conservation Service – Wetlands education
Elementary Schools – Nature Art
U.S. Forest Service – Information
WV Conservation Agency – Information
Green Bank Observatory – Small Radio Telescope
Trout Unlimited – Information
Save Our Streams Program (DEP) – Information
Roy Moose – Snakes of West Virginia