Arkansas Chapter Updates

May 2017 Arkansas Meeting Focused on Mountains of the World

The May 2017 Arkansas meeting, front row, left to right : Sandi Lubin, Trisha Jones, Dolena Kann, Judith Henderson-Cleland and Linda Bell; back row, left to right: Marc Oudin, Aaron Lubin, Greg, Henk Knipscheer, Steven Clift and Bill Cleland.

The Arkansas TCC Chapter met on Saturday, May 6, in the private conference area at Samantha’s Tap Room & Wood Grill. A presentation with photos and videos was made by Steven Clift regarding a Himalayan helicopter expedition in November to eight of the 12 basecamps over 8,000-meter peaks. The topic following was appropriately  “A Mountain of Evidence: Adventures and Memories in Mountains of the World.” These ranged from the Alps; Mount Rainier; Exum rock climbing at Jackson Hole; the Torres del Paine in Chile; and the good ole Ozarks in our backyard of Arkansas.

Our next meeting is tentatively scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 18, at the Blue Dog room of the Wyndham Riverfront, just across the new Broadway Bridge on the North Little Rock side.

Two New Members Introduced at Arkansas Chapter Mini-Meeting

An informal mini-meeting of the Arkansas TCC Chapter was held on Jan. 20 at Guillermo’s Coffee House in the conference room. All chapter members were invited to meet two new members, Henk Klipscheer and Tim Gaughran, and to discuss travel options to Madagascar and Seychelles. This was a very eventful three-hour “hard to leave testimonies… Continue Reading