Camping Is Contest

The 2013 Camping Is…poster and coloring contest had 28 entries representing 11 states and one province.   Congratulations to all our entries as they had to take first in their age group at the state/provincial level in order to make it to the Campvention contest.  Special congratulations to our National Contest winners, listed below: Coloring Contest…

Chapter of the Year Award

The Explorers Chapter of Omaha, Nebraska became Chapter of the Year for their work in 2012. The chapter was chartered in November of 1965.  Currently there are 15 families in the chapter.  The following describes the chapter’s activities. CAMPERS ACTIVELY MOVING PROGRAM (1-5) June2, 2012 – At our State Campvention three members did a 5…

2013 Campers Actively Moving Awards

Large Membership – State, Colorado -2292 miles Chapter, CampStars – 533 Miles, Individual, Larry Scott – 81 miles. Medium Membership – State, Kansas -323 mi. Chapter, Kanokliners -120 mi. Individual, Forrest Tennyson – 23 mi. Small Membership – State, Connecticut – 157 mi., 97 hrs. logged Chapter, Happy Wanderers -138 Mi., 94 hrs. Individual, Mark…

2013 Scholarship Recipients

Brendan Barney               Torrington, CT                    Computer Science          $1,000.00 Kara Cornwell                  Kansas City, KS                 Marketing                       $1,500.00 Sarah Duplanty                 Flint, MI                             Health Communications   $1,000.00 Alysha Funk                     Fostoria OH                       Marine Biology                $2,000.00* Alan Harrington                E. Hampton, CT                 Economics                       $1,000.00 Clay Holden                     Thornton, CO                     Criminal Justice                $1,000.00 Taylor McClelland             Lansing, MI                        Pre- Medicine                 $1,000.00 Abigail Moats                    Ames, IA                           Economics                       $1,500.00…

Executive Board Meeting

JULY  2013 EXECUTIVE BOARD MEETING The Executive Board of Family Campers & RVers met July 13 at the Amana, Iowa Campvention. Miss FCRV 2012, Alyssa Robb welcomed the group and led the Pledge of Allegiance .  Key items of business included approval for a National Teen King contest to be added to Campvention starting next…

Parade

2013 Parade Winners by  Marv & Gerri Huschka, Chairmen With temperatures getting warmer by the minute, the 25 unit FCRV Parade made its way through the Iowa Campvention grounds.  Spectators took shade where they could find it and walkers and float riders tried to stay hydrated. Fortunately a slight breeze was blowing and the parade…

Site Decorating Contest

Site Decorating Winners Ward & Jan VanArsdall, Chairmen Theme – Heart of the Heartland Most Beautiful  Design – Loren & Mabel Douglas, Canada Best Large Display – Rollin’ Turtles Chapter – Lincoln, NE Best Design – Robert & Karen Snodgrass  Family, Ohio Best Interperetation of Theme – Gary & Linda Sanders, Grand Island, NE