Friday, March 28, 2014

Visit from the Cumberland Valley Woodland Owners Association

Yesterday, about ten members of the Cumberland Valley Woodland Owners Association visited the Center after touring the new, highly efficient, EPA rated,  wood furnace in the Caledonia Park maintenance building. This furnace also provides heat for the Discovery Center.

Thanks to PFA members Roy Seifert, Bill Parr, Jim Foose, Norm Lacasse and Peter Linehan for volunteering!

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Discovery Center Volunteer Signup for 2014

The Discovery Center at Caledonia State Park is open Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from Memorial Day to Labor Day. We rely entirely on volunteers. Please considering volunteering. Click here to see the calendar. (It will open on today's date. Use the arrows on top to advance to the right month. You can also choose a week or day view.)

Pick your times to volunteer by clicking on the month. This will take you to a Doodle poll. Just type in your name for the date you would like.

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Not too seriously...

We do know how to have fun at the PAFFMA annual meetings.

 John Bitzer is ready with his "groaners"
To which the audience reacts.

Which was followed by the Lumberjack serenade.

And here is the original...

Annual Meeting for 2013

Here is the group photo for the the 2013 PAFFMA annual meeting held at the Mont Alto Volunteer Fire Department Hall on November 16, 2013

George H. Wirt and Presidential Awards

Board member Bev Spicer received the George Wirt award at yesterday's annual meeting for her service to the PAFFMA. Paul Sebasovich is making the presentation.

PAFFMA President, Jack Graham, made four Presidential awards, a new presentation, to PAFFMA Secretary Lisa Lasalle, PAFFMA 1st Vice President Peter Linehan, Board Member Bill Parr and Sharon Sebasovitch (who has made the banquet centerpieces for many years.)

Remembering Dut

At yesterday's PAFFMA annual meeting at the Mont Alto Volunteer Fire Dept. Hall Anne Dutlinger gave a presentation on remembering her grandfather, Forrest Dutlinger. Dutlinger was in the first graduating class from the Pennsylvania State Forest Academy. Anne is posing with John Bitzer, who put together the display.

Saturday, June 29, 2013

12th Annual Golf Outing

The 12th annual PAFFMA Golf Outing was held this past Friday (6/28) at the Rich Valley Golf Course in Mechanicsburg, PA. Although it was a cloudy, muggy day, the 41 golfers had a great time!


Our sponsors.

Starting out.

Hole 1.

Everyone wants to get into the act.

Another hole sponsor.

The awards dinner.

Paul Sebasovich announcing the winners.

PAFFMA President Jack Graham thanks the golfers and describes the work at the Forest Heritage Discovery Center.

Paul congratulates the leader of the winning team, Terry Felty.

The high scoring team: Steve Kline, John Risser, Marc Chritzman, and Terry Felty.

The second place team: Tom Marion, Diane Marion, Jack Brubaker and Gary Bauer.

The middle scoring team got PAFFMA t-shirts.
We hope to see everyone again next year!

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