AWF primary events during the year at this time are the following:
2012 AWF Governor’s Conservation Achievement Awards Banquet – August 25, 2012 at the Center of Bryant, Bishop Park 6401 Boone Rd., Bryant, Arkansas. Doors open at 5:30 PM for banquet. Dinner starts at 6 PM at North end of building by stage Awards Program. Silent Auction – Live Auction – Door Prizes. Tickets $40 Couple/$25 Single. Contact AWF at 501-224-9200. Wayne Shewmake 479-229-2298
AWF Annual Meeting and Election of Officers and Board of Directors – Typically, the AWF board holds the annual meeting and election of officers on the Saturday following the annual Awards Banquet. Meeting locations vary. Check the AWF calendar or the Events section of our Facebook page for more details on time and locations.
AWF quarterly Executive Committee and Board of Directors Meetings – Generally, the AWF Executive Committee and Board of Directors host their meetings the third Saturday for each quarter.
The president of the board of directors or members of the AWF Executive Committee can call a meeting at any time. The AWF Executive Committee typically meets from 10:00 AM till noon prior to the full meeting of the AWF Board of Directors which meets from 1:00 to 3:00 PM. Agendas and minutes of previous meetings are sent out by email and in the mail prior to the meetings of the AWF Executive Committee and Board of Directors.
AWF Standing Committees and Meeting Dates – The President of AWF with the approval of the Board of Directors shall appoint all standing committees which shall be, but not limited to: Membership, State Legislature, Ways and Means, Public Relations, Conservation Education and Information, Soil and Water Conservation, Forest and Cover Restoration, Wildlife and Fisheries and National Affairs. Each Committee Chairman shall select committee members from the board or from AWF membership. Additionally, the AWF President and Executive Committee can appoint committees as deemed necessary to carry forward the word of the federation. It is hoped these committees can meet each quarter and provide ongoing reports to quarterly board meetings on committee activities and achievements.