Roaring Creek Valley
Conservation Association

 

The Roaring Creek Valley Conservation Association seeks to conserve the natural resources of the basin and its rich culture through watershed stewardship, education, and monitoring.

 

HELLBENDER RACE PHOTOS AND RESULTS

 

 

RCVCA Brochure

 

Officers

President - Kristen Vitkauskas
Vice President - Dan Brassington
Treasurer - Nancy Salwocki
Secretary - Wayne Kashner
Watershed Specialist - Heather Almer

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2015 Calendar - Meeting 3rd Thursday each month

Jan - The Roaring Creek Valley Conservation Association's 2015 organizational meeting will be held at the new DCNR building located along Route 42 on Big Mountain, about 1/2 mile north of Aristes on January 15th. Local watershed groups in the area are invited to attend. The evening's agenda will consist of a potluck meal, a tour of the DCNR building, and a networking session on ‘what’s happening in your watershed?. RCVCA members will provide the meal for guests. We will be using the main front entrance adjacent to the parking area. The doors will open at 6:00 pm and the meal will begin at 6:30 pm in the meeting room.

Other January Happenings: 

                 Audit Financial Records

Feb - Regular Meeting 7 PM - Southern Columbia High School Room SGA (Enter through the High School front doors, make the first left and travel halfway down the hallway to Room SGA on the right).

Mar - Regular Meeting 7 PM - Southern Columbia High School Room SGA (Enter through the High School front doors, make the first left and travel halfway down the hallway to Room SGA on the right).

April - Regular Meeting 6 PM - Edith’s Restaurant, Catawissa

       GREAT PA CLEAN-UP EVENT- Sunday April 26th
      
Meet at the Route 42 gate at the Weiser State Forest Roaring Creek Tract
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Gloves, bags, safety vests, and refreshments provided.

May - Regular Meeting 7 PM - Southern Columbia High School Room SGA (Enter through the High School front doors, make the first left and travel halfway down the hallway to Room SGA on the right).

June - Regular Meeting 7 PM - Southern Columbia High School Room SGA (Enter through the High School front doors, make the first left and travel halfway down the hallway to Room SGA on the right).

July - Picnic at Weiser State Forest, McWilliams Dam - Meet at either the Route 42 or Route 54 gate at 6:00 PM. Bring your own beverage and table setting plus a dish to share! Association will provide hot dogs and hamburgers.

Aug - Monitoring meeting with ALLARM at 6 PM with a regular meeting to follow at 7 PM - Southern Columbia High School Room SGA (Enter through the High School front doors, make the first left and travel halfway down the hallway to Room SGA on the right).

Other August Happenings:

         - Wednesday August 5th - RACE Pre-Meeting at 6 PM Numidia Community Park

    - August 16, 2015 - HELLBENDER HALF MARATHON AND 5K RACE
     

Sept - Robert Martynowych, Bureau of Forestry, will give a presentation on forest wildlife habitats at the Weiser State Forest. Meet at the Elysburg Route 54 gate at 6 PM.

         - Monday September 21st - Monitoring Workshop with ALLARM at the SCA Nature
                                                                   Trail. Meet at trail entrance for 5:30 PM.

Oct - Regular Meeting 7 PM - Southern Columbia High School Room SGA (Enter through the High School front doors, make the first left and travel halfway down the hallway to Room SGA on the right).
        
Other October Happenings: 

         - Date TBA - Weiser State Forest Drive Thru Day

Nov - Regular Meeting 7 PM - Southern Columbia High School Room SGA (Enter through the High School front doors, make the first left and travel halfway down the hallway to Room SGA on the right).
 

Other November Happenings:

                       Nominations

Dec
- Regular Meeting 7 PM - Southern Columbia High School Room SGA (Enter through the High School front doors, make the first left and travel halfway down the hallway to Room SGA on the right).
 

Other December Happenings:
                
                       Elections and Dues