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Events & News

Check out our Virtual Yard Sale!

Find unexpected treasures at great bargains with the Historic Virginia Land Conservancy’s Virtual Yard Sale. You’ll be doing your part both to keep safe and healthy AND support the preservation...

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Love of the Land Photo Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of our first annual Love of the Land Photo Contest. See their stunning photos of Virginia's natural wonders.

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Pearl Appeal Drawing at Williamsburg Jewelers

See the Live feed of the raffle drawing for our Pearl Appeal campaign, sponsored by Williamsburg Jewelers.

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Annual Meeting – Nov. 12th at 5:30 pm

Click the photo above to access our Zoom link and agenda for our 2020 Annual meeting on November 12th at 5:30 pm.

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HVLC Fall Sale Catalogue

While we don’t have the excitement of our annual in-person auction, you CAN still support us – and take away a fun gift in the process! Flip through our catalogue below to pick the item YOU would ...

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Get Offline and Head Outside for our Love of the Land Photo Contest

Submissions are now open for our 2020 Love of the Land Photo Contest. Cash Prizes will be awarded!

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Annual Report for 2019

We're delighted to share our Annual Report for 2019 in a new, electronic format. You are welcome to "flip through it" online or download a .pdf copy to keep!

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New Interactive Protected Properties Map

The HVLC is excited to launch our new, interactive map of protected properties. Check it out!

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Friends and Family Fall Festival (cancelled)

Unfortunately, we have had to cancel our 2020 Friends and Family Fall Festival due to safety concerns relative to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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2019 Conservancy Celebration at Chelsea

Our 2019 Celebration featured plantation house tours, live music, fly fish casting, a silent auction, and more. BB&T Wealth and BB&T Scott & Stringfellow were the generous title sponsors.

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2019 Conservancy Award Winners

The Historic Virginia Land Conservancy celebrates its 2019 Conservancy Award winners!

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HVLC Applies for Accreditation Renewal

The Historic Virginia Land Conservancy is applying for renewal of our accreditation and a public comment period is now open. The land trust accreditation program recognizes land conservation organiza...

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Great golf, great fun!

The HVLC celebrates the scores of great golfers - and great friends - who turned out for some good-natured competition in support of our work protecting our natural landscapes.

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2019 Conservancy Celebration at Chelsea

Join us on October 6th for the 2019 Conservancy Celebration at Historic Chelsea Plantation. Registration now open!

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Conservancy Challenge Hole Sponsorship

Show your enthusiasm for land conservancy and golf by Sponsoring a Hole for our Thirteenth Annual Conservancy Challenge tournament.

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13th Annual Golf Challenge

Thursday, June 20, 2019 is the date for the 13th Annual Conservancy Challenge Golf Tournament. Register by June 17th!

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Conservancy Announces 2018 Award Recipients

HVLC announces it's 2018 Award recipients: Tom Foster, Board Chair Award; Mike Simerlein, Commitment to Conservation Award; Linda Baker, Volunteer of the Year Award; and Tom Powers, Joy Archer Award

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HVLC Announces MPLT Merger

The HVLC and the MPLT are pleased to announce the merger of their organizations, combining their experience and resources to expand protection of invaluable natural spaces in our area.

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#GivingTuesday, Nov. 27th

You can celebrate Giving Tuesday AND help to protect our beautiful natural spaces by supporting the Historic Virginia Land Conservancy.

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2018 Creekside Celebration

Join us for the 2018 Creekside Conservancy Celebration, Sunday, September 30th - 4:30 - 7:30 p.m. at the Williamsburg Winery on College Creek!

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Conservation of Level Green Farm

HVLC is pleased to announce a new conservation easement on 115 acres of Level Green Farm in Powhatan County.

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HVLC Welcomes New Team Member: Leanne Harrow

HVLC is pleased to announce that Leanne Harrow will be joining our team as Land Stewardship and Outreach Coordinator beginning May 21, 2018.

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12th Annual Golf Challenge

Thursday, June 7, 2018 is the date for the 12th Annual Conservancy Challenge Golf Tournament. Register by June 4th!

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HVLC Upcoming Events

Learn about all of our upcoming events.

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Position Opening: Land Stewardship and Outreach Coordinator

HVLC is seeking an outgoing and motivated Land Stewardship and Outreach Coordinator to monitor properties and establish/strengthen relationships with landowners, members, and supporters while expandin...

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Congressman Wittman’s Annual Meeting Address

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2017 Annual Meeting Award Recipients

HVLC honored Chesapeake Wealth Management, Kathy Kammer of Williamsburg Landing and Boy Scout Troop 103.

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Celebrate the Birthday of ALDO LEOPOLD

Join us next Thursday, January 11 at 6:30pm in the Williamsburg Regional Library for a viewing of “Green Fire” in honor of his passion for land protection.

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Patrice Sadler Named New Executive Director

The HVLC Board of Directors is pleased to announce the selection of Patrice Sadler as Executive Director to succeed Caren Schumacher.

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Creekside Raffle

Only 225 tickets are available to win three great prizes! Click here to learn more!

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Executive Director Search Underway

The search to replace the HVLC’s retiring Executive Director, Caren Schumacher, is underway. For job description and how to apply, click above.

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Our logo receives an award of excellence

Our logo received an award of excellence from the 2016 Go Green Advertising Awards.

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The 2017 Creekside Conservancy Celebration!

Join us on Oct. 14th at Nettles Creek Farm. Click for more info!

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It was a Great Day for Golf!

This year's Tenth Annual Conservancy Challenge winners are Dale Walter, Pete Peterik, Joe Fritz and Joe Ricketts. Head on over to the Photo Gallery to see some of the sights captured on the course!

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Check Out the Williamsburg’s Got Talent Photos

Check out the 2016 Williamsburg's Got Talent photo gallery! Enjoy the memories of this fun afternoon.

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The Annual Creekside Conservancy Celebration

2015 had a perfect blending of setting, food, friends and music! Join us on October 1, 2016 for this fun celebration at Nettles Creek Farm.

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11th Annual Conservancy Challenge Golf Tournament

Thursday, June 8, 2017 is the date for the 11th Annual Conservancy Challenge Golf Tournament. Register by June 5th!

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Tickets Now on Sale for Williamsburg’s Got Talent

Great news! Tickets are now on sale for Williamsburg's Got Talent on May 21, 2016, from 3-5 p.m. at the Kimball Theatre!

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The 5th Annual Williamsburg’s Got Talent Show is Set

Tickets are on sale now! The show begins 7:00 p.m., Saturday, 23 January, at the Kimball Theatre in Merchants Square.

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Audition for the 5th Annual Williamsburg’s Got Talent

Calling all performers far and wide! Bring your talents and audition for the chance to showcase them at the 5th Annual Williamsburg's Got Talent Show on January 23rd at the Kimball Theater. Auditi...

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Conservancy Golf Challenge

June Challenge was a rousing success!

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Check Out the Historic Virginia Land Conservancy’s New Video

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Williamsburg Land Conservancy Changes Name to Encompass Larger Area

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Governor McAuliffe Announces Preservation of 65 Acres of Civil War Battlefield

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Annual Meeting

This year's Annual Meeting takes place on Thursday, November 16, 2017, from 5:30--6:30 at Williamsburg Landing.

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Statewide Land Trust Conference

Conserving Our Common Wealth - Virginia's Eighth Annual Statewide Land Trust Conference. May 29-30, 2014. Register Now!

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Conservancy to Apply for National Accreditation

The Williamsburg Land Conservancy is pleased to announce it is applying for accreditation.

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Protected Land Increased to 6,000 Acres

The Williamsburg Land Conservancy is pleased to announce three new conservation easements totally 1,103 acres. Two properties are located in King William County and one property is situated in Charles...

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Jamestown Conservation Club

Two rising seniors from Jamestown High School, Sophie Harrow and Ally Johnson, spent their summer putting together a conservation club.

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