Coupons

  from JeAnne Selby, 2013 Campvention PR Chair             Region 3 FCRVers want you to stop throwing out your unused and unwanted manufacturers’ coupons and start saving them, to be collected at the 2013 Campvention in Amana, IA, in July! Following Campvention, “Coupons for the Military” Chairs Ken and Sandy Kendall will package our coupons…

Aluminum Collection

If you’re not already collecting aluminum tabs, Aluminum Collection Chair Mary Borton urges you to “Start saving those tabs!  We’ll again have a competition, with the top two places in the state/ provincial category and the club/individual category being recognized during Campvention.”  Mary states that the Ronald McDonald House at nearby Iowa City, IA will…

Wildlife Education Program

WILDLIFE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM AT CAMPVENTION Al and Joanie Stone We have arranged for an educational program at Campvention this year from SOAR.  SOAR is an organization which was established in 1999 dedicated to saving our avian resources through raptor rehabilitation, education, and research.  SOAR’S goal is to return all birds to the wild.  However, not…

Teen Activities

Teen Chairs Marty and Kristine Moats are looking forward to meeting FCRV teens at Campvention 2013! While planning and arrangements continue, the Moats already have a number of teen activities in place.  A tentative schedule follows. Teen activities begin on Sunday, July 16, with a tie-dying party and badminton tournament in the afternoon.  A murder…

Teen Queen and King Schedule

Teen Queen Pageant Director Heather Borton asks all State and Provincial Teen Queens planning to compete in the 2013 Teen Queen Pageant to contact her at their earliest convenience.  Heather can be reached at hborton@yahoo.com. Pageant registration forms are available from your State/Provincial Teen Directors as well as from State and Provincial Directors. Heather would…

Site Decorating Contest

As noted earlier, the theme of this year’s site decorating contest is “Heart of Camping.”  Contest Chair Jan Van Arsdall invites individual FCRV members, clubs, and states or provinces to submit entries.  A sign-up sheet will be available at Campvention in the registration area.  Jan asks contest participants to register their intentions by noon on…

D.A.S.A.T. Activities

DASAT Chair Deanna Sellers recently announced three DASAT seminars to be offered at Campvention 2013.  She also said that the American Red Cross will be on-site for a “Heart of the Heartland” blood drive. If you are interested in donating blood, please e-mail Rob Baker, at rojopapio@cox.net or call 402-639-4837 (and leave a message if…

Conservation Poster Contest

Campvention Conservation Poster Contest Chair Ronald Hersom encourages all FCRVers to begin planning and designing their conservation posters now for their upcoming state and provincial conservation poster contests. Toward that end, Ron recommends FCRVers review the national poster contest rules, available from your state/provincial conservation director, state/provincial director or on-line at https://fcrv.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/manual.php, on page 90.…

Door Prizes

Region 3 Door Prize Chairs Mike and Judy Hiatt and Co-Chairs Silven and Joyce Kenkel invite all FCRVers and/or FCRV chapters to donate door prizes for the 2013 Campvention.  The Hiatts and Kenkels ideally would like to have nice door prizes for each family attending the 2013 event.  They suggest something representative of your area…

Golf Outing

Mike Hiatt, chair of the 2013 Campvention golf outing, has scheduled the 2013 event at the Amana Colonies Golf Club, approximately two miles from the campground, for Tuesday, July 16, 2013, with a 9:00 a.m. tee time.  Participants will play a scramble, at a cost of $40.00 per person, (which also includes carts equipped with…