Our chapter’s guest speaker for the October 2017 dinner meeting was Dr. Hillary Mehl. Dr. Mehl is a plant pathologist and extension specialist with the Virginia Tech Tidewater Agriculture and Research Extension … Read more
On November 4th, 2017, we are having a members and guests youth fishing rodeo at the Chapter park.
Please R.S.V.P Rob Carpenter at , Chapter Youth Coordinator, as soon as possible, if you are interested in participating or volunteering to help. Rods, reels, and bait will be available for use. It … Read more
Members, please help make our annual pancake supper fundraiser a success by helping us sell tickets! To download a printable 2017 Pancake_Flyer, click on the image below. Please contact Rita Carpenter, Pancake Supper Chair, using the contact information at the bottom of this flyer, if you have questions.
On October 1st, we held the first International Bow Hunting Education Program (IBEP) Class at our chapter’s park. There were six students that attended, including one chapter member, and … Read more
On September28th, Department of Game and Inland Fisheries biologist, Chad Boyce, and his partner Jared, collected representative fish samples from our pond. This consisted of electro-fishing (shocking), collecting the fish and then counting, weighing and measuring each species. This information will be used to formulate recommendations to assist our chapter … Read more
The Chapter’s annual banquet was held on September 20, 2017 at the Camp Arrowhead YMCA. The 58 Chapter members, spouses, family and friends who attended enjoyed a delicious … Read more
On Saturday, September 16th, I had the opportunity to take my grand-daughter to the park for an archery lesson. Alexis, who is eleven years old, had never held a bow before Saturday and was a little reluctant to go see what it was all about.
The Chapter’s guest speaker for the August member’s meeting was Chris Lowie. Chris is the Great Dismal Swamp (GDS) Refuge Manager and has previously spoken to our … Read more