The chapter held it’s first archery camp the week of June 17th. The camp was conducted by chapter Youth Program Coordinator Rob Carpenter, Chapter Board Member Dean Matty, Nathaniel Carpenter and Dean’s daughter Malory.
The event was held in conjunction with the Nansemond Suffolk Academy’s summer camp program. Two school … Read more
The chapter awarded Elijah Hoar the 2019 scholarship award in the amount of $2,000.00. Elijah is a repeat scholarship winner as he received one of the two $1,000.00 scholarships awarded last year.
Pictured is David Perdue, chapter scholarship committee chair, presenting … Read more
The guest speaker for the June member’s dinner meeting was Ethan Ferguson. Ethan presented a slide show presentation of his recently completed Eagle Scout project. Ethan’s project was to build and install Wood Duck nesting boxes on the Nansemond Indian Tribe property along the Nansemond River and around the pond … Read more
Three new members were sworn in, by chapter president Ray Powell, during the June Member’s meeting. The new members were (from left to right) Travis McKinney, Janet McKinney and Robert … Read more
The June 2019 issue of our monthly Chapter newsletter is available for download at S-N IWLA Blue Heron Times June 2019 Newsletter. To sign-up to receive our newsletters on an ongoing monthly basis, please consider adding your email address to our … Read more
Saturday, May 18th, the chapter park was buzzing with activity from early morning until late afternoon. Gary Brown, BBQ Fundraiser Chairman, and a crew of volunteers set up at the front gate to fill orders for pork barbecue. A steady line of customers arrived to pick up their pork. A … Read more
May 2019 Issue of the Blue Heron Times Newsletter
The May 2019 issue of our monthly Chapter newsletter is available for download at S-N IWLA Blue Heron Times May 2019 Newsletter. To sign-up to receive our newsletters on an ongoing monthly … Read more
It was a beautiful, sunny, breezy-kind-of-a-day for our fifth-annual open-to-the-public chapter teddy bear hunt held on April 27th. The day began with hay rides to our park gazebo with about twenty (20) young hunters and their parents/guardians showing up for a brief safety briefing before heading out to search for … Read more
The guest speaker for our April 17th member’s dinner meeting was Heather Lockwood. Heather works for the Chesapeake Bay Foundation as their Virginia Oyster Restoration Specialist. She has … Read more
The chapter gained an additional member during our April 17th member’s dinner meeting. Chapter President, Ray Powell, swore in new member John Lora during the meeting. Welcome to the chapter John. Read more