As part of our youth program, the Suffolk-Nansemond Chapter of the IWLA held its second Teddy Bear Hunt at the SNIWLA park on April 23rd, 2016. If smiles are any indication, the event was a huge success.
There was a big smile on the face of all 35 little hunters. … Read more
Our April guest speaker was one of our chapter members, Ruth Debrito. Ruth conducted a safety training session in preparation for our up coming Nansemond River clean up project. Ruth covered various water safety issues associated with the proper operation of canoes including the requirements for wearing life jackets, obtaining … Read more
This past March 16th, 23 (twenty-three) Chapter Members showed their support by arriving 2 hours early on dinner meeting night and collecting trash from the roadside ditches alongside Kings Fork Road, an event that we schedule twice each year.
Gary Brown, Chapter Board member, contacted Wayne Jones, Litter Coordinator for City of Suffolk, to … Read more
Our Chapter is hosting the second annual Teddy Bear Hunt at our Chapter park, on April 23, 2016. Make your reservation now by contacting Ricky George at 757-285-5088 or . See contact info show on the flyer below. This event is open to the general public. You may choose to download … Read more
We offer a hearty THANK YOU to all Chapter Members who volunteered to help make our annual all-you-can-eat pancake supper fundraiser a success; we appreciate all that you do!
In … Read more
To: All S-N IWLA Members
From: Wanda Gerard
Subj: RSVP requested to assist planting native plants in our Park this coming Sunday, November 1, 2015, starting at 2:00PM, at the Park Pavilion, we will have a small introduction over what we are planting, where, why, etc., then, we will move out … Read more
Start Your Own FAN Club: Engaging Families at IWLA Chapters
Engaging families and helping them enjoy the outdoors is a priority for League chapters nationwide. Starting a Family Adventures … Read more
At the September, 2015 Chapter Banquet Dinner Meeting, our Members and their Guests enjoyed a catered meal, and afterwards, our Members introduced themselves and their guests, including several prospective Members interested in joining our Chapter, new Member Scottt Gurley was sworn in, and we enjoyed a presentation on the Clean … Read more
The winners of our Scholarship Fundraiser Raffle drawing that was held at the September Banquet dinner meeting were:
- Gladys Green – 1st prize Remington Model 870 20 GA shotgun w/ IWLA logo
- Jonathan Echols – 2nd prize Mossberg Model 500 410 GA shotgun w/ IWLA logo
- Synde Terry – 3rd … Read more
On August 19th, 2015, just prior to our regular dinner meeting, about a dozen or so of our bravest Chapter Members dodged the rain drops to collect bottles, cans, cigarette butts, and other such detritus from the roadside ditches along Kings Fork Road, and put them in orange plastic bags … Read more