Tuesday, March 13, 2018: Monthly Chapter Membership Meeting
Education Session at 6:30 p.m.: To be announced. Program: ADK joins efforts with Albany Rural Cemetery. Jim Slavin and Michael Redlick,secretary of the Board of Directors of the Albany Rural Cemetery in Menands, will discuss the recent joint trail restoration project in the Albany Rural Cemetery by the Albany chapter of the ADK and members of the ARC. Mike will talk about this historic cemetery, founded in 1841. The cemetery has 467 acres of beauty and tranquility in the heart of the Capital Region, with an incredible range of plants, flowers, trees, and wildlife.
Chapter Meetings are held at the West Albany Fire House (Station #1), 113 Sand Creek Road, Albany. Education Sessions start at 6:30 prior to the membership meeting. Programs begin following the Chapter business meeting. Refreshments are served after the meetings.
Back to topTuesday, March 27, 2018: Paddle Leader Training
We will be holding a Leader Training/Refresher course on Tuesday, March 27 at 6:00 p.m. at The Orchard in Albany. This training is for ALL current and potential paddle leaders. If you have lead an ADK paddle trip or are thinking about possibly leading an ADK paddle trip, please attend. It is important that ALL leaders know the updated and current ADK Albany Chapter paddling rules and guidelines and be trained on these so we can have a safe paddling season. Those in attendance MUST be ADK members! Pizza and soda provided by ADK. We will review General ADK paddling safety rules and guidelines (Erica Lovrin and Alison Zoske) and Leader equipment, group management, and emergency procedures (Mike Cavanaugh and Alan Mapes, followed by questions. Address: 68 North Manning Blvd, Albany. RSVP by Friday, March 16th.