Upstate students construct, donate canoe for Reedy River conservation
Since September, students and mentors from the Greenville Woodworkers Guild have met once a week to shape a large piece of cypress wood into a canoe and then launched it into the Reedy. Now they hope their creation can provide a boost to local conservation efforts. Stayed tuned later in the year as Friends of the Reedy River will raffle it later in the year as a fundraiser.
2017 Spring Clean Up
Local citizens banded together to tackle litter in the Reedy River, as part of the National River Cleanup™ on Saturday, March 18, 2017. Hosted by Friends of the Reedy River 135 volunteers removed tires, trash, and debris from over 3 miles of the river.
City Park in Southernside
Discussions about the large Southernside city park have been ongoing for years. Friends of the Reedy River is involved in this process. We will continue to be the voice of the river as the planning continues. To view plans of the park visit our Resources page.
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