Hi Members and Friends of Coastal Conservation Association Virginia –
We have a Great Lineup of Events for 2019
April 2019 Chapter Meeting/Event Schedule:
April 16th – Captain Brad Foxwell, Chesapeake Fishing Adventures
Captain Brad Foxwell of Chesapeake Fishing Adventures will be leading a discussion on Light Tackle Jigging (LTJ) fishing on the Chesapeake Bay. Brad is an enthusiastic Captain who started guiding in 2018. He will be giving a LTJ presentation and showing some of the rods and tackle that he successfully uses. In addition to Captain Brad’s presentation, the chapter’s Spring Raffle will be kicked off at the April meeting.
Where & What Time: New Location - Ambrosia Restaurant, 262 Cedar Lane, Vienna, VA 22180
We have the special meeting room from 6:00 – 9:30 – many of us will be showing up for dinner at 6:00 and the speaker presentation will start at 7:00.
*Ambrosia management provides CCA with this room free of charge, and although you are not required to purchase food and drink, we encourage you to order, and enjoy!
Door prizes will be available for attendees!
Open to the public.
April 27th & 28th – Spring Reef Ball Habitat Event @ James Madison High School, Vienna VA
We are pleased to announce that CCA Northern Virginia will be executing our third Reef Ball build on the weekend of April 27th & 28th. Our Team, lead by Carl Dattel will be at James Madison H.S. in Vienna VA on Saturday morning and
Sunday morning from approximately 8am-noon and lunch will be provided. They will be working with the students on constructing 20 Oyster Reef Balls. The students are ready, the trailer is ready, Vulcan concrete is ready…it’s up to CCA Northern VA to deliver volunteers!!! This has always been a fun and rewarding event - helping restore the Chesapeake Bay, and giving students a great hands -on environmental experience!! If you are interested, please let us know you will be volunteering or just come by and learn more about this project. Should you have any questions, please contact Rob Allen - 703-626-2668 or Carl Dattel - 703-895-7425.
Coastal Conservation Association Virginia