The Groundwater Foundation is a nonprofit organization operated by NGWA connecting people, businesses, and communities through local groundwater education and action, making everyone a part of the solution for clean, sustainable groundwater. Participate in one or all of these events, have fun, and help support the future of groundwater!
Symposium and Reception — Setting the Stage: Groundwater Guardian in Your Community
Monday, December 2, 1:30-7 p.m.
Start your week right by rediscovering the importance of your work and how it connects you with your community and its groundwater. Come and join the Groundwater Foundation for an afternoon and evening of activities at Springs Preserve just outside of Las Vegas.
From 1:30-5:30 p.m., activities and sessions will provide you the tools and resources to recharge groundwater protection and education in your community and be recognized as a Groundwater Guardian, including:
• Peer-to-peer networking and connections
• Innovative approaches to community-based groundwater protection and education
• A tour of Springs Preserve to discover how groundwater helped establish the City of Las Vegas.
A Cheers to Groundwater Reception will follow from 5-7 p.m., featuring:
• A fun and interactive groundwater festival
• Groundwater-infused cocktails
• Groundwater-grown appetizers.
Suggested donation to attend the December 2 Groundwater Foundation festivities is $50. Shuttle buses will run between the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino (the Groundwater Week headquarters hotel) and Springs Preserve from 12:15-7:30 p.m. Please note that preregistration is required to attend this event.
The GREAT Groundwater Foundation Scavenger Hunt!
Wednesday, December 3 starting 10 a.m. through Thursday, December 4 at 3 p.m.
Have fun and win prizes!
Use the Groundwater Week mobile app to participate in the scavenger hunt by scanning signs located in our scavenger hunt sponsors’ booths.
The Grand Prize is a $500 Amazon gift card, which will be awarded by random drawing from those participants that visit all sponsored locations. Three additional $25 gift cards to Amazon will also be awarded as consolation prizes chosen at random from those completing the scavenger hunt or scanning the most stops.