2: Introduction to Falconry
Meet Paul Fowler (Master Falconer), a Tucker County resident, who will give an introduction to the sport of falconry. Meet a few of his birds: Freya – a Red Tailed Hawk; and Sam, an American Kestrel. Presentation takes place at 7pm in the Main Lodge – Pine Room. Open to the public, no charge – fun for all ages.Event Flyer
16: Paint & Sip
Experienced instructor Nancy Guthrie, will lead you step by step through the featured painting of WV Wildflowers on a 16” X 20” canvas. At the end of the evening, you will have your own personal masterpiece to take home. Food & beverage will be available for purchase.
16: Gourmet Wine Dinner
Enjoy an evening of fine wine paired with gourmet cuisine. Reservations required by calling 304-866-4121 ext. 2651.
21-24: Scrapbook Retreat – Roaring 20’s Theme
Spend the weekend going through old photos and making keepsake memories that will last for generations. Lodge, cabin and cottage reservations available by calling 304-866-4121 (Reservations).Scrapbook Retreat – Spring 2016
22: Earth Day – Useful Trees & Edible Plants
This is a moderate 2-hour, instructional hike where we explore the local habitat to find those plants that can help keep you alive. Learn which plants are safe to eat. Learn what weeds and trees will help start a fire, get a drink, find a meal, make a rope, stop an itch or heal a wound. You’ll learn tree and plant recognition, and various tips for proper processing into food and material you can use.
23: Introduction to Falconry
Meet Paul Fowler (Master Falconer), a Tucker County resident, who will give an introduction to the sport of falconry. Meet a few of his birds: Freya – a Red Tailed Hawk; and Sam, an American Kestrel. Presentation takes place at 7pm in the Main Lodge – Pine Room. Open to the public, no charge – fun for all ages.
Falconry Event Flyer
30: Tucker County Health Fair
Mon General Hospital will conduct the annual Health Fair at Canaan Valley Resort – Ski Area/Bear Paw Lodge with appointments starting at 7am. Registration form (attached) must be postmarked no later than April 15th. Multiphasic, Prostate & Thyroid Screening – $10 each. Free Screenings available for EKG, Ultrasounds (Aorta, Carotid, and Gallbladder) available. Prices are good for April 30, 2016 only. For details or questions, please call (304) 285-2730.
Health Fair Registration Form
30: Mountaineer Wilderness Survival Skills Class – Cancelled 4/28/2016
Absolutely the best Survival Skills Training for busy people planning a day hike, backpacking, camping, hunting, or fishing in the back country. This hands-on, fast-paced session covers the most essential skills you’ll need to survive in the wild. A great refresher for experienced adults, too. Instructor is Mark Chapin, 27-year military veteran, and Founder of the Mountaineer Wilderness Experience Program in WV and VA. Fee charged $50. *Minimum age: 12 years old.