Aluminum Tabs

FCRV has become known for its membership’s dedication and generosity particularly the collection of aluminum can tabs and other aluminum throughout the year. It is brought to Campvention, cashed in, and the money turned over to the local Ronald McDonald House  which provides a place for parents to stay while their children are in nearby hospitals.…

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FLEAMARKET AND CRAFT SALE

Tables for the flea market / craft sale at Campvention are $10 (8 ft. table). Commercially produced products and prepared foods are not permitted. To reserve tables please call  207-637-2270 or email ron_phinney@ yahoo.com.  Ethel Phinney, Chairperson.

AMENITIES WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE OF CAMPVENTION

Basic necessities are within walking distance of The Expo Center. In the shopping center that borders the grounds are a grocery store, laundromat, drug store, gas station, pizza shop, bakery, and a hardware store. In the shopping center across the street is a Big Lots, Chinese restaurant, bank and a post office. On the street…

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Campvention 2014 Update

CAMPVENTION 2014 by DeWayne Johnston      JUST SO YOU KNOW –  The Address for the location of Campvention 2014 is Champlain Valley  Expo Center, 105 Pearl Street, Essex Junction, Vermont 05453. 2014 is a 6 night, five day rally with Sunday, July 6 included in the registration price. July 4th and 5th are available as…

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Site Decorating Contest

Each year Geneseo Campground sponsors the Campvention Site Decorating Contest. For 2014 the contest theme is “Bring A Cow to Vermont,” since Vermont is famous for cheese and ice cream. Get the whole family in on the project and have fun with it. Categories are most Realistic, Colorful, Creative, and Largest. Sign up at registration…

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2014 Retiree Rally Update

Retiree Rally 2014 by Barb Turner, Publicity Chair ‘Let’s Round-up the Retirees’ March 25 – 31 at the 43rd Family Campers & RVers Retiree Rally at the Canton Civic Center, Canton, Texas.  As we return to Canton, we look forward to enjoying the small east Texas town of 3,581 which swells to become Texas’ seventh…

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Food Bank & Lap Robes

Food Bank The food bank committee is asking for your support with monetary donations and food items to bless the community. Love gift of lap blankets size 50: x 60″ are needed; leave them at the food bank table. Ashley & Gloria Taylor, Chairs

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Letter from Miss FCRV

Dear FCRV Families and Board of Trustees, I’m so excited to finally be writing to you. First I want to thank all of you for the many prayers, cards and emails that I have received. I was just so amazed I had so many people thinking about me. As many of you know one week…

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Campvention 2013 Recap: “Heart of the Heartland”

A SUNNY SUCCESS IN IOWA Blue skies were smiling at our camping family as a total of 351 families (341 units on grounds, 8 camp passes and 2 day passes) enjoyed FCRV’s 53rd annual Campvention: Heart of the Heartland. Of these 351 units, 42 units were First Timers, along with 36 youth and 61 teens.…

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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…

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