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Our Mission

To conserve, restore, and promote the sustainable use and enjoyment of our natural resources,
including soil, air, woods, waters, and wildlife.

Updates:

         March 2, 2021 - Board of Directors Meeting (Meeting by ZOOM

         CANCELLED - March 16, 2021 General Membership meeting

         CANCELLED May 2, 2021 Annual Picnic and Fishing Derby Disabilities 

(The maximum number of individuals permitted in a social gathering will increase from 10 to 25 people for outdoor settings, while remaining at 10 persons for indoor settings starting March 1, 2021)


COVID-19 information (UPDATE: February 24, 2021):

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Virginia

**Virginia Governor Northam restrictions as of March 1, 2021. (Updated EO-72).

 

Chapter Impact: 

The maximum number of individuals permitted in a social gathering will increase from 10 to 25 people for outdoor settings, while remaining at 10 persons for indoor settings starting March 1, 2021.

 

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic ALL Executive Order (EO) Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) requirements are in effect at the chapter.  Masks are required to enter any of the buildings. Please maintain Social Distancing.

IMPORTANT:  Please made sure you read the current operating procedures(links below) for the facility/range you plan to visit as things have changed because of COVID-19.  Also for up-to-date range times/dates of operation.  

 

Facilities/Events/Meetings:

NOTE: All indoor gatherings are restricted to 10 individuals or less as of December 14, 2020

  • CANCELLED - Due to new COVID-19 restrictions
    • December 15, 2020 General Membership meeting 
    • January 2, 2021 New Member Orientation
    • January 19, 2021 General Membership meeting
    • February 6, 2021 New Member Orientation
    • February 16, 2021 General Membership meeting
    • February 18, 2021 New Member Orientation
    • March 6, 2021 New Member Orientation
    • March 16, 2021 General Membership meeting
    • March 18, 2021 New Member Orientation

 

Ranges: 

NOTE: See below for Temporary COVID-19 Range Operating Procedures and Schedules. (If there is a change to the operating schedule, the Range Director will add that to the chapter calendar.)

Please be advised.  The range director will make changes to the Temporary COVID-19 operating procedures and schedules.  

If you have any questions or issues, please contacted the Designated Range Director (Click here for contact information)


 

Announcements: 

NOTE: Always check the chapter online calendar for updated events and schedules

  • 2021 Chapter Membership Renewals - Started October 1, 2020
    • If you would like to renew your membership online click HERE.
    • If you would like to mail in your renewal, please click HERE to print a renewal form.
    • Anything received after 12/31/2020 will incur a $40 late renewal fee, No exceptions.
    • NOTE:  All membership credentials will be mailed to you within 6 weeks from time of renewal after December 31, 2020.
  • Chapter Meetings: (starting at 7:30 p.m. in the main Field house)
        • January 5, 2021 Board of Directors Meeting by ZOOM
        • January 19, 2021 General Membership meeting CANCELLED due to new COVID-19 restrictions.
        • February 2, 2021 Board of Directors Meeting by ZOOM
        • February 16, 2021 General Membership meeting CANCELLED due to update COVID-19 restrictions.
        • March 2, 2021 Board of Directors Meeting by ZOOM
        • March 16, 2021 General Membership meeting CANCELLED due to update COVID-19 restrictions.
    • 1st Tuesday of each month - Board of Directors
    • 3rd Tuesday of each month - General  Membership
  • Chapter Office - See membership page for days/hours of operation.
  • New Member Orientation - See Membership page for orientation information. 
  • Chapter Campus Map.
  • Facility Use Request Information page.
  • Chapter Pond - Fishing policy -  Operating w/ Catch & Release Policy in Effect. (We follow all DWR regulations).
  • Rifle/Pistol Range - Short Range Day information.
  • ARL-FX ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES Scholarship Information (Deadline April 1, 2021).
  • Firewood for sale - $175 a CORD! Click here for information - ALMOST SOLD OUT
  • Interesting in IWLA Apparel/items?  Visit the IWLA National online store.
  • SPEED LIMIT ON CHAPTER PROPERTY IS 10 MPH!
  • Chapter Online Calendar**The chapter calendar is your best source for up-to-date chapter events and facility closures.  Please make sure you check the calendar before heading out to the chapter.
  • Chapter Newsletter.
  • Chapter E-Blast - February 16, 2021
  • Chapter 2021 Education & Training NRA Courses
  • Chapter 2021 Archery 101 classes
  • CANCELLED May 2, 2021 - Annual Picnic and Fishing Derby Disabilities

 


Izaak Walton League Member Pledge

To strive for the purity of water, the clarity of air, and the wise stewardship of the land and its resources; to know the beauty and understanding of nature and the value of wildlife, woodlands, and open space; to the preservation of this heritage and to man’s sharing in it. I pledge myself as a member of the Izaak Walton League of America.

 


 

The Izaak Walton League is an American environmental organization founded in 1922 that promotes natural resource protection and outdoor recreation. The organization was founded in Chicago, Illinois by a group of sportsmen who wished to protect fishing opportunities for the future.

 

 

 

All chapter volunteer opportunities are posted through SignUpGenius. Please click and signup to get credit toward your membership or just for the fun of helping the chapter and others.

 

The Virginia Division of the Izaak Walton League of America is one of the oldest and largest divisions within the Izaak Walton League of America (IWLA).

 

 

 

The ultimate goal of the Clean Water Challenge is to protect and improve water quality nationwide. Everyone can help achieve this goal.


 

 

Recruit • New hunters / recreational shooting enthusiasts
Retain • Existing participants
Reactivate • Former participants who have stopped

 

 

 

We are proud to support a number of local Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Venturing crews. We help develop the future youths to be conservation minded and provide an opportunity for the scouts to work their service projects here on the property.

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