Monthly Lecture Series
The Park Service sponsors a monthly lecture series on the second Thursday (usually) of each month. Topics range from reports on current research in the Parks to community interests such as historic preservation and green building initiatives.
Meet the Volunteers-In-Parks (VIPs)— Helping to Care for Special Places and Connect People with their Parks Please join us Thursday October 11th, 2018 at 5:30 pm at the Danish West India and Guinea Company Warehouse at Christiansted National Historic Site VIPs work...read more
The Native Son–“Preserving VI History One Collectible at a Time” with Julio Encarnacion, III *** Please Note that Due to tropical storm Isaac we have moved our September presentation to the 20th *** On Thursday, September 20th at 5:30 in the UVI Great Hall Mr....read more
A Forest History of the US Virgin Islands This lecture profiles past and present deforestation and reforestation in the US Virgin Islands. The geography, ecology, and humans of the three islands will be discussed. St. Thomas and St. John form one ecological and...read more
Please join us Thursday July 12, 2018 at 5:30 pm at the UVI Great Hall when members from the Slave Wrecks Project-St. Croix will present the current status and results of their multiple research efforts across St. Croix. Dr. Meredith Hardy (National Park Service) will...read more
Thursday Lecture for June, 2018: Marcia Taylor – US Climate Change Exit Impacts on the USVI Upcoming Marine Debris Projects/Plastics Ban
Date: Thursday, June 14, 2018 5:30 – 6:30 pm Location: UVI Great Hall (Click Here For Map) EDIT: Here is the video of Marcia’s presentation: Global climate change will have dramatic impacts on the environment all over the world including the Virgin...read more
St. Croix Natural Environment Set Against 2000 Years of Human History This Thursday, May 10th, Dewey Hollister, Executive Director of the St. George Village Botanical Garden, will discuss the changes that have occurred on St. Croix as human settlement has progressed....read more
Park Recovery Update Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018 5:30 – 6:30 pm New Location: UVI Great Hall (Click HERE for Map) Enter through doors opposite the Main Entrance. Reserved parking spaces at East end of the lot. This first NPS Lecture, post-hurricane, will be a team...read more
Public Meeting on Park Consolidation Monday, August 7th at 6 pm in the Danish West India and Guinea Company Warehouse there will be a meeting hosted by Delegate Plaskett to discuss the proposal to “restructure” the management of the Caribbean National Park...read more
On Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 5:30pm at the Christiansted National Historic Site the National Park Service and the Friends of the St. Croix National Parks will present a lecture by Dr. Steve Lenik. This lecture presents the results of archaeological investigations at...read more
EDIT: Here at long last is the video of the presentation CHRISTIANSTED – Buck Island Reef National Monument is pleased to announce the beginning of partnership research project. Throughout July and August, biologists from California Polytechnic State University, in...read more
Nothing from October 19, 2018 to November 18, 2018.