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Chapters

  • Baker Chapter

    Charlie Brinton
    (541) 523-6626

    Contact Charlie

    Chapter Meetings: 2nd Wednesday, 6:30 p.m., Best Western Sunridge Inn; optional dinner 6 p.m.

    Update: We congratulate 2014 Baker Chapter Scholarship Award winner Jacob Huff.

  • Bend Chapter

    Bill Littlefield
    541-429-2950

    Chapter Meetings: 2nd Wednesday, 7 p.m., King Buffet.

    Update: The Paulina habitat enhancement project took place June 20-21. Tree thinning in Crescent is slated for July 12 and Aug. 2; call 541-330-0140. The Ochoco guzzler maintenance and campout will be July 19-20; call 541-330-0140.



  • Capitol Chapter

    Stu Crosby
    (503) 910-7410

    Chapter Meetings: 4th Tuesday, 7 p.m., Marion County Fire Station #1, 300 Cordon Rd., Salem.

    The 2014 banquet was held March 29, in the Columbia Hall at the State Fairgrounds.

    Update: We set out for the multi-chapter Paulina project June 20-21.

    A gorgeous meadow enhancement project on the river about five miles upstream of Yachats takes place July 19-20; call Dan Straight, 541-999-9222.

    The Youth Shotgun Clinic, a free event, including use of shotguns, ammo and targets, is July 26; call Dick Wasson, 541-996-9984. Every youth goes home with a raffle prize. There will NOT be an adult sporting clays shoot this year.
     

    Please note all camping is free on these projects, some meals are provided, and most meals are potluck. The Youth Shotgun Clinic, a free event, including use of shotguns, ammo and targets, is July 26; see ad on Page 7 and call Dick Wasson, 541-996-9984. Every youth goes home with a raffle prize. There will NOT be an adult sporting clays shoot this year.

  • Clatsop County Chapter

    Wendell Locke
    (503) 359-3535

    Chapter Meetings: 3rd Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. Seaside Library.

    Update: We will have a Youth Day July 19 at the county fairgrounds. 


     

  • Columbia Basin Chapter

    Chuck Becktold
    (541) 215-9772

    Chapter Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of the month, The Saddle, 2200 Court St., Pendleton, 5:30 p.m. meeting, no-host dinner and drinks.

    Update: Members will meet July 12 to clean up a practice shooting area near Coombs Canyon, followed by a barbecue at the Becktold’s; call 541-215-9772 or 541-231-4384. 

    Our chapter will hold a bow shoot for youth Aug. 16-17; call Carleen, 541-379-6858. 

    The youth pheasant hunt is Sept. 20-21; call 541-276-2344.

  • Columbia County Chapter

    Frank Hupp
    (503) 201-7495

    Chapter Meetings: 2nd Monday, 7 p.m., dinner 6 p.m., Village Inn, 535 S. Columbia River Hwy., St. Helens.

    Update: Our fourth annual picnic will be at Bushmen Archers in St. Helens on July 26. The chapter donated $250 to high school senior Brandon Hafflich for his senior project, building a motorized moving archery target. We donated $1,000 to the Wolf Symposium in June, and donated two OHA memberships to the RMEF banquet in May.

  • Emerald Valley Chapter

    Neal Reiser
    (541) 998-9299

    Chapter Meetings: 2nd Wednesday, 7 p.m., Sizzler Steak House, 1010 Postal Way, Springfield; Board meeting at 5:30 p.m, Social 6:30 p.m.

    Update: For dates of Pine Grass Project work parties, call Tony Hilsendager, 541-461-0656.


  • Harney County Chapter

    Matt Ellibee
    (541) 573-1381

    Contact Matt

    Chapter meetings: 1st Tuesday, 7 p.m., Pine Room in Burns.

    Update: Chapter members helped ODFW with fish planting in Murphy Reservoir May 13.

  • Hoodview Chapter

    Catherine Hamell
    (503) 834-2351

    Chapter Meetings: 2nd Thursday, 7 p.m., Heidi’s of Gresham, 1230 NE Cleveland.

    Update: The White River work party at Smock Prairie Reservoir was June 13-15. We also raffled a Ruger American .270.



  • Josephine County Chapter

    Brett Loper
    (541) 660-5861

    Chapter Meetings: 2nd Wednesday, 7 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m., Elmer’s Restaurant, Grants Pass. 

    Update: Our chapter family campout at Sugar Pine Organizational Campground on Howard Prairie Lake will be Aug. 8-10 this year. 

    Our 2014 Wood Duck Nest Box Project was the largest for our chapter to date, with 101 boxes built and installed. We had a work party piling brush at Kerby Mainline with BLM and ODFW on May 31, with a barbecue lunch provided by our chapter.


     

  • Klamath Chapter

    Rick Vieira
    (541) 591-2452

    Chapter Meetings: 1st Thursday, 7 p.m., Shasta View Community Center.

    The 2014 banquet was held April 12, at the Klamath County Fairgrounds.

    Update: Our chapter will host two barbecues in August, one for FFA/4H on Aug. 10 (call Sonny Loomis, 541-331-0917), and one for Gerber Reservoir youth antelope hunters on Aug. 15 (call Karen Duke, 541-281-6518). 

    Our youth chukar hunt will be Oct. 11-12; call Rick Vieira, 541-591-2452. Youth Day was June 7 at Klamath Sportsman’s Park in Keno. The winner of the Bob Boring Scholarship is Amelia Swindler, and the Coyote Contest winner is Hunter Davis.

  • Lake County Chapter

    Gerald Slay
    (541) 417-0045

    Chapter Meetings: 1st Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the Eagle’s Lodge, Lakeview.

    Update: Youth Day at Camp Cottonwood is June 28; contact Marla Slay, 541-417-0042. We’ll do guzzler projects July 19; call Tom Zarosinski, 541-947-3231.

  • Lincoln County Chapter

    Tom Zandoli
    (541) 265-7466

    Chapter Meetings: 2nd Tuesday, 6 PM Meeting & 5:30 PM no-host Dinner at Izzy’s in Newport, 5251 N Coast Hwy.

    Update: The Flynn Creek meadows project took place June 7-8 and will again Sept. 20-21; call Tom Zandoli, 541-265-7466. 

    The Salmon Creek meadows project will be July 12-13; call Jeff Johnston, 541-265-2403. 

    Our Youth Day will be at Big Timber Rifle & Pistol Range on Aug. 2; call Dick Wasson, 541-996-9984. 

    Our chapter provided bows, arrows, and volunteers for the second annual Rain Forest to the Sea Outdoor School at Drift Creek Camp in June. 

  • Malheur County Chapter

    Doug Knott
    (541) 473-4010

    Chapter Meetings: 3rd Thursday, 6:30 p.m., Killian’s in Ontario (formerly Sizzler), no host dinner 5:30.

  • Mid-Columbia Chapter

    Stanley Walasavage
    (541) 993-8111

    Quarterly Chapter Meetings: 6 p.m., ODFW Screen Shop, The Dalles. Next meeting is Aug 21.

    Update: Our chapter was chosen by ODFW for the High Desert Volunteer Group of the Year award for 2013 

         

  • Mid-Willamette Chapter

    Sam Lucontro
    (541) 367-4089

    Chapter Meetings: 2nd Thursday, 7 p.m., Old Armory, Albany.

  • Ochoco Chapter

    Dale Conlee
    (541) 447-6751

    Chapter Meetings: 1st Tuesday, 7 p.m., Prineville Fire Hall.

    Update: The Paulina Habitat Enhancement project was June 20-21

  • Pioneer Chapter

    Bill Park
    (971) 804-5589

    Chapter Meetings: 1st Tuesday, 7 p.m., Backstop Bar & Grill, 211 Grant St., Canby.

    Update: The Harold Burroughs Scholarships were awarded to Sarah Dishner and Darian Christie at our banquet in March. Our family campout at Millican was June 6-8.

  • Redmond Chapter

    KC Thrasher
    (541) 419-7215

    Chapter Meetings: 3rd Tuesday, VFW Hall. Dinner starts at 5:30, meeting at 7.

    Update: The Bridge Creek project began again May 2-4; call 541-393-1099. Youth Day took place June 7-8 at the Tim Van Domelen ranch in Powell Butte.

  • Rogue Valley Chapter

    Ron Sherva
    (541) 878-2986

    Chapter Meetings: 2nd Thursday, 6 p.m. social & dinner, 7 p.m. presentation, Eagles Club, 2000 Table Rock Rd. 

    Update: May 31 was Youth Day at Denman Wildlife Area. 


  • Siuslaw Chapter

    Dan Straight
    (541) 999-9222

    Chapter Meetings: 3rd Tuesday, 6:00 p.m., Kozy Kitchen.

    Update: Our campout and project at Yachats will be July 19-20; call Dan, 541-999-9222. We had a raffle during the Rhododendron Festival in May.


     

     

  • Tillamook Chapter

    John Putman
    503-842-9900

     
    Chapter Meetings: 3rd Monday, 7 p.m., Tillamook PUD.

    Update: The chapter voted to keep our local gate program in place, with evaluations after five years. The purpose is to reduce hunting pressure on newly logged or fragile areas on ODF lands in Tillamook. The highlight of our February meeting was four youth members sharing stories of their successful fall hunts. We hope to make this an annual event.


     


  • Tioga Chapter

    Charlie Fullerton
    (541) 267-2577

    Chapter Meetings: 4th Wednesday, 7 p.m., 6 p.m. no host dinner, Mill Casino Plankhouse in North Bend.

    Update: Our Youth Day is May 3 at Myrtle Point Gun Club, and Family Outdoor Education was June 20-22 at West Laverne Park in Coquille.

  • Tualatin Valley Chapter

    Leslie Shaw
    (503) 312-7643

    Chapter Meetings: 3rd Thursday, dinner at 6:30 p.m., meeting at 7:30, Elks Lodge, Forest Grove.

    Update: The Timber meadow project will be on July 19; call Larry Dorland, 503-310-7575.


        

  • Umpqua Chapter

    Cindy Rooney
    (541) 430-4722

    Chapter Meetings: 3rd Tuesday, 7 p.m. January-July, Roseburg ODFW office. 

    Board Meetings: 2nd Tuesday, 810 SE Douglas Ave., Roseburg, January-July.

    Update: Chapter picnic at the Roseburg Rod and Gun club, starting at 6pm, all food provided, bring your own beverages. 




  • Union/Wallowa County Chapter

    Morgan Olson
    (541) 786-1283

    Chapter Meetings: La Grande Library, next date TBA.

    Update: We held a fundraising banquet May 10 at the Blue Mountain Conference Center, and an antler auction at the Hot Lake RV Park on May 11.

      

  • Yamhill County Chapter

    Bryan Cook
    503-985-1968

    Chapter Meetings: 2nd Thursday, 7 p.m., 6:30 p.m. dinner, American Legion Hall, 126 NE Atlantic, McMinnville.

    Update: Our first youth scholarship winner is McKenzie Hallman of Newberg.