Monthly Archives: October 2015

Radnor Lake October 24th, 2015 Volunteer Trail Day
Radnor Lake Volunteer Day on Oct. 24th, 2015. Pix by Ranger Sam King

In addition, volunteers installed pine straw mulch around the caretaker residence on the dam around native plantings. Special thanks to the following: 1. Friends of Radnor Lake for lunch, gloves and other supplies for our work day. 2. Granny White Market (thank you Dan and Crew!) for providing lunch for all of our volunteers. 3. Bottled water was provided by a generous donation from Dana and Rick Short for our volunteer efforts. Thank you to all

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Alpha Tau Omega Volunteers from Belmont University at Radnor Lake (October 17th, 2015)
Belmont University’s Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity (ATO) Vol. Pix on October 17th, 2015

On October 17th, 2015 Alpha Tau Omega from Belmont University brought 52 volunteers who worked with Ranger Sam King in serving the community by mulching walking trails at Radnor Lake. Alpha Tau Omega schedules many events each semester that serve the purpose of giving back to the community, and each year these men love coming to Radnor Lake as one of their community service events.   We would like to thank these volunteers from Belmont for helping

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Volunteers at Radnor Lake State Natural Area
Vanderbilt Volunteeers from Alpha Phi Omega on Oct. 4th, 2015. Pix by Ranger Sam King

Volunteers from Vanderbilt Alpha Phi Omega working with Ranger Sam King on October 4th, 2015 at Radnor Lake State Natural Area.   Over the past 8 days, over 160 volunteers come out to help the ranger staff work on our new observation deck project on the Lake Trail ranging from hauling lumber, hauling gravel 1/4 mile down the trail via wheelbarrow and also assisting the park ranger staff on preparing materials at our maintenance area. We would like

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Full Moon Painting at Radnor Lake on September 27th, 2015
Full Moon Paint Out Sept. 27th, 2015 by Steve Ward

  Chestnut Members Enjoy Full Moon Paint-out at Radnor Lake Members of the The Chestnut Group painted by the light of the moon (and some stubborn cloud cover!) at Radnor Lake on Sunday evening, September 27th, under the watchful eye of Park Manager Steve Ward. Chestnut members are "plein air" painters, meaning they paint outdoors in the open air. The Chestnut Group is a nonprofit organization that works with other nonprofit organizations like the

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