Photo by Lori Fisher.

Calendar of Events

Want to learn more about Lake Champlain or get involved with efforts around the lake? LCC offers presentations about various aspects of the lake and its management. We also sponsor or participate in various efforts to increase environmental awareness or make a difference for the lake.  Below is a sample of venues and events. To schedule an event in your area please contact LCC at 802-658-1414 or lcc@  

Upcoming Events

If your faucet drips or your toilet runs it can waste over 10,000 gallons a year -- the amount of water in a typical backyard swimming pool. More than one trillion gallons of water are lost annually in the U.S. due to easy-to-fix household leaks.


Stay tuned for more 2020 event details!

LCC and community organizations are teaming up on clean-up events in locations around the watershed. Check back for further details soon. Contact the Lake Champlain Committee if you'd like to help organize an April Stools' Day event in your town or neighborhood.  


Help support a safe, convenient and responsible way disposing of prescription drugs by participating in National Prescription Drug Take Back Days! Bring any unused or expired medications to a drop-off location near you.

If you have medications to dispose of stay tuned for designated Drug Take Back Days--however, permanent year-round drop off sites can be found by entering your zip code here.

Turning in unwanted prescription drugs at these drop-off locations helps us keep our waterways safe from flushed or dumped pharmaceuticals that wastewater treatment plants are unable screen out. Help prevent these drugs from reaching our streets and waterways!


Check back at a later date for more info!

The Lake Champlain Open Water Swim is a roughly 3.76 mile swim starting in the foothills of the Adirondack mountains in the quaint town of Essex, NY across Lake Champlain to the town of Charlotte, VT. Come out and support the swimmers in the summer of 2020. The organizers reserve the right to cancel the race if it is too windy and the support craft cannot navigate.