03 Jun Spend LA River Day with FoLAR
Tomorrow is the Second Annual Los Angeles River Day! The Los Angeles City Council is bringing the entire LA River community together at City Hall to celebrate our River and to raise consciousness of the work we all do to restore and protect one of Los Angeles’s last great green spaces. LA River Day runs from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm at Los Angeles City Hall – 200 N Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90012.
Come show your support for Team River!
FoLAR at LA River Day
9:30 am | Lewis MacAdams Joins the Opening Ceremonies
Lewis will read a poem specially chosen to honor the event and take part in ceremonies honoring great River champions Councilmember Tom Labonge, Colonel Kimberly Colloton, and Dr. Josephine Axt.
9 am – 12 pm | The Los Angeles River Rover
The Los Angeles River Rover will be joining the crowds celebrating LA River Day at City Hall! Come on by, make a seed bomb, and learn about the River and what’s happening at FoLAR.
We’re out in the community regularly “Bringing the River to the People and the People to the River!”. Swing by our website and learn about future River Rover visits.
You never know where the Rover will take you next!
All Day | Team FoLAR
All River Day Team FoLAR will tabling and mingling ready to talk to YOU about the LA River.
Keep an eye out for our team wearing our trademark FoLAR shirts and we’ll be ready to tell you all about our exciting programs from education to recreation. If you can’t wait to learn about what we’re up to click some of the links below:
Keep Up with FoLAR
Friends of the Los Angeles River is Team River. From being the premier advocate for the Los Angeles River and the Los Angeles River Community to our ground-breaking education & community programs FoLAR is leading the way. Look below and see some of what’s coming up next!
Hop to the Frog Spot
The Frog Spot is FoLAR’s summer oasis on the LA River bike path in Frogtown. Free to the public and featuring everything from River walks to yoga to live music. Open Sat 8 am – 8 pm & Sun 8 am – 6 pm. Learn more at TheFrogSpot.org Check out some highlights of this weekend below:
Saturday 6/6 – Live music by the band that rocked the FoLAR Fandango – Tone in Georgia playing with Vista Point, LA River Walks, Stella the Steelhead and beer + wine served after 2 pm.
Sunday 6/7 – Yoga, LA River Walks, Frog Spot Sunday Leaning Workshops, Stella the Steelhead and more!
Rolling with the Los Angeles River Rover
LA River Day isn’t the end – the LA River Rover never stops taking the River to the people. Visit our event calendar or take a peek below for upcoming events:
LA River Docents Wanted!
We need YOU to help us engage people at the Los Angeles River Rover and The Frog Spot!
Don’t miss our next docent training session – Sign up today!
FoLAR Summer Sessions
River Days – Ages 7-19 – Discover the River with us! Collect macro-invertebrates, survey River flora and fauna, make “River Cat” art, and more! Sign up for summer sessions.
LA River Kayak Season
Whitewater and wildlife meet urban culture when you kayak the LA River with LA River Kayak Safari. Kayak with the best gear and swift-water trained local guides. Book Your LA River Kayak Safari today!