SN-IWLA Home Page

Chapter Announcements & Items of Interest

S-N IWLA Education Scholarship Fund Raffle Tickets are on sale  now! 

1st Prize:  Remington 870 12Ga Shotgun
2nd Prize: Marlin Mod. 795 .22 Rifle
3rd Prize: Bass Pro Gift Card valued at $50.

All proceeds go towards the Suffolk-Nansemond Izaak Walton League Education Scholarships fund.

Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased from Suffolk-TV, Revolver Armorer, or Old Dominion Guns, or from any S-N IWLA member.

The drawing is to be held September 17th, 2014 at the Regular Members S-N IWLA dinner meeting 
a.k.a Banquet Night.

SN-IWLA Chapter Newsletter - July, 2014

To retrieve our most recent monthly newsletter, click on the icon shown above, or click

SN-IWLA Membership Survey Forms Reminder

To all SN-IWLA Existing Members: 

Please fill out the "S-N IWLA Member Participation Questionniare" survey form posted at our Membership Info web page and route to Tim Doxey who will be collating this information.  

We're asking you to 
take a few minutes to fill out the questionnaire in order to identify the activities that our members support and improve our members awareness of other conservation related local and/or national organizations, as well as establish some historical information, This information is strictly voluntary and will be kept with your membership information.
Thank you!  

Two SN-IWLA $1,000 Education Scholarships were awarded for 2014

Samuel Gittelman and Matthew Herrmann each received a $1,000 SN-IWLA Scholarship.  For more information see 2014 Education Scholarships.

Please Extend a Hearty Welcome to our Newest Members!

Charles Thomas was sworn in at the June, 2014 Members Meeting.  

Robert (Bob) Richardson was sworn in at the May, 2014 Chapter Picnic. {No photo yet available}.  

David Ardito, Adam Warren, and John McDonald were sworn in at the April, 2014 Chapter Dinner meeting.

Steve Downs

New Member Steve Downs was sworn in at the March, 2014 Chapter Dinner meeting. 

Charles Griffin Jr., Charles Griffin Sr., and Wayne Spencer, left to right, were sworn in at the February, 2014 Chapter Dinner meeting.

Photo Gallery

Tom and Vicki Marsh were sworn in at the January, 2014 Chapter Dinner meeting

Events Calendar

IWLA National Conservation Currents


In the May 2014 issue of Conservation Currents:

Selling Personal Items for Cash $$

We will continue to have a table available at regular membership meetings for members to sell personal items.  Please ensure each item is identified as to the owner and has a price tag attached. Items not sold must be removed after each meeting.  We hope this venue will be useful for our members.

National Shooting Sports Foundation

Bullet Points Logo

The National Shooting Sports Foundation is the trade association for the firearms industry. Its mission is to promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.  To review their most recent newsletter, click on: Bullet Points Newsletter.

Virginia DGIF Hunter Education Classes

The easiest way to register for a hunter safety class is online at the Hunter Education Class Locator. You may also call 1-888-516-0844 from 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM, Monday through Friday (except major holidays), to register.  For more information see the Virginia Department of Games and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) web page

Recycling Lead-Acid Batteries

Mike Lane requests that Chapter Members bring your old, tired lead acid batteries (car, truck, tractor, lawn tractor, etc.) to the Regular Dinner meetings and he will be happy to transport them to a local recycling center,  proceeds of which would be designated for our club's general donation account.  Thank you, Mike! is a public awareness program of the 16 cities and counties of Hampton Roads administered through the Hampton Roads Planning District Commission (HRPDC), which encourages environmental stewardship among all residents here in southeastern Virginia.

Members include the cities of Chesapeake, Franklin, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Poquoson, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Virginia Beach andWilliamsburg; the counties of Gloucester, Isle of Wight, James City, Southampton, Surryand York; and the Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD). 

Suffolk Clean Community Commission Recycling (SCCC)



The SCCC coordinates recycling on a quarterly basis at two alternating  locations.   
See the Events Calendar above for the specific date and location of upcoming scheduled recycling events.

For more information, contact Crystal Boyd, Suffolk Litter Control Coordinator, at (757) 514-7604 or
  see Suffolk Clean Community Commission Recycling SCCC Amnesty Recycling Events.  and facebook site  Contact Mike Lane at  (757)539-5077 for more information.