Upcoming Events

Save The Lakes tries to provide educational workshops and opportunities for lake association members to get together regularly to exchange information and ideas to benefit our lakes.

Save The Lakes Lake and Watershed Roundtable – April 23, 2019  *  6:30-8:30 PM
Johnston Senior Center, 1291 Hartford Avenue  *  Johnston, RI  *  02919

Love your lake but not always sure how to care for it? Wondering who you should talk to if you have a lake or watershed issue?
Join us and lake association and watershed group members from around Rhode Island as Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management’s Office of Water Resources (RI DEM) staff and others update us about their activities, answer your questions, and address our issues.
Hosted by Save The Lakes (STL), this lake association roundtable will provide you with an opportunity to learn more about how we all can protect and restore our favorite waterbodies. This also a great chance for you to share YOUR great ideas too!
By sharing our local knowledge and talent, STL hopes this forum will answer the questions you’ve had about your lake! So join us for some fun, education and refreshments as we learn more about our lakes and how we can work together to keep them gleaming.

URI Watershed Watch Potluck Breakfast for volunteers and supporters –

Come celebrate our great volunteers over coffee and great breakfast treats. Veronica Berounsky, with the Narrow River Preservation Association, will be sharing information about how canine detection of human sources of bacterial sources can be used to assess watersheds. And we will recognize our milestone volunteer for their many years of dedication!

  • SUNDAY, March 24, 2019 – 9 AM; Coastal Institute in NARRAGANSETT (South Ferry Rd, Narragansett, RI)
  • Click here for a flyer to share.

URI Watershed Watch New Volunteer Training –

Ever wonder what the condition of you favorite lake (or stream, or salt pond, or…) was, and whether it was changing? Why not become a citizen scientist and figure it out? URI Watershed Watch, Rhode Island’s largest volunteer water quality monitoring program is beginning its 32nd monitoring season with classroom training for potential new volunteers. The classroom session is offered twice – sign up for the session that best fits your schedule:

  • Thursday, March 21, 2019  *  6-9 PM
  • Saturday, March 30, 2019 * 9 AM – 12 PM
  • Click here to learn more or to register. Click here for a printable spring schedule.