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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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

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Teens Sports

Tournaments for volleyball and softball were held. Teams placed in the same order for both events. Results for both 1. John Deer Team 2. The Misfits 3. Killers    

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Golf Outting

Michael Hiatt, Golf Chair 2013 2013 golf outing was held on July 16, 2013 on the hottest day we had had in Iowa in a long time along with that the course was one of the hardest we have played in a long time. THIS WAS PLAYED AT THE AMANA COLONIES  GOLF CLUB We had…

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Adult Games Results

Marland McCleary, Adult Games Chairman HORSESHOES – Open  Competition – Men’s Singles: 1. John Mueller, NE 2.Doug Black, IL Women’s Singles: 1. Barbara McHale, NY 2. Connie Black, IL Men’s Doubles: 1.John Mueller & Chuck  Warner, NE 2. Foster Kurburski & Shannon Crookedacre, MI State/ Prov. Finals  – Men’s Singles: 1.Frank Powers, KS 2. Duane…

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2013 Newsletter Contest

Melvin Coy, Newsletter Contest Coordinator Five States and Provinces and two chapters submitted their newsletters for the 2013 Newsletter Contest held in conjunction with the annual Campvention. Of our entries this year we had two that did not enter last year. The newsletters are judged 30% for interest and appearance and 70% for information and…

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