FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kelli Isenhour, 704-216-8998
ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. (July 17, 2019) – The first-ever Rowan Creek Week, a joint venture between local agencies and civic groups, comes to Rowan County August 17-24, 2019, to celebrate the importance, impact, and influence of the creeks and waterways of Rowan County and the municipalities within. This campaign is aimed to raise awareness about the vital role of local waters and how the health of that water can have a direct impact on communities.
There are nearly 20 hands-on, recreational and educational events offered throughout the County including:
Event details can be found at www.rowancreekweek.org. Follow us on social media using #rowancreekweek.
Creek Week is made possible by the following community partners: Rowan County Ducks Unlimited, RSSS Horizons Unlimited, Lake Corriher Wilderness Park, North Carolina Wildlife Resource Commission, The Pedal Factory, Three Rivers Land Trust, USDA National Resources Conservation Service, HDR, Rowan County Soil and Water Conservation District, City of Salisbury Stormwater Services, Muddy Sneakers, Rowan County Cooperative Extension, Happy Roots, Yadkin Riverkeeper, Morgan Ridge Railwalk Brewery & Eatery, City of Salisbury, Rowan Wild, South Main Book Company, Salisbury Academy, Your Rowan, and Rowan County.
For more information, please contact Education Coordinator Kelli Isenhour at 704-216-8998 or by email.
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