Several of the Local Chapters have posted their own webpages with information about local events, contact information, etc. If the name of the Local Chapter appears in blue in the following list, you can click on the Chapter Name to link to their webpage.
1. Bansheee Reeks Chapter
Meets 3rd Thursday of each month at the Bansheee Reeks Nature Preserve,
located south of Leesburg on The Woods Road.
Meetings are at 6pm.
Contact Nora Sheehan
2. Blue Ridge Plateau Chapter
meets periodically throughout the year within the Hillsville, VA area.
For information on the next meeting, please contact: David E. Rotenizer
P.O. Box 3064 Beckley, WV 25801-3064
3. COL Howard MacCord Chapter
meets at the Virginia Department of Historic Resources, 2801 Kensington Avenue, Richmond
on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm
contact Bill Bjork
Telephone (804) 754-0162
or Chandra McPherson (Webmaster): GRAC-ASV
Meets at the Highland County Public Library in Monterey bimonthly
on the second Thursday at 7:00 P.M.
contact Charles "Mike" Wilke
Telephone (540) 499-2573
7. Middle Peninsula
Meetings are held bimonthly on the first Monday of the month at 7pm. Locations vary. Please contact for additional information.
Contact Thane Harpole
Telephone (804) 815-4467
meets at Lillian's Restaurant
1312 George Washington Highway, Chesapeake
3rd Tuesday of each month January thru June, and Sept. thru December at 7:00PM
Directions: Take Rt. 17 North exit off I-64; proceed on Rt. 17
North through 6 lights. After the 6th light, the restaurant is 0.3 of a mile on the left.
Ample parking to the side and rear of the building.
Come early and order off the menu or enjoy the extensive buffet. 10% Senior discount!
President Wayne Edwards
(757) 641-8356 (Cell) or (757) 569-8790
1st contact Teresa Preston
Telephone (757) 375-5956
10. Northern Shenandoah Valley
805 Fairfax Street, Stephens City, VA
Meets at 7:00pm, the First Monday each Month for business meeting and lab.
Meets at 7:00pm, the Third Monday each Month for Lab
contact Mike Kehoe
secondary contact Randy Evans
12. Patrick Henry
Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month at the Virginia Museum of Natural History,
located at 21 Starling Avenue, Martinsville Virginia, 24112.
Meetings are at 5:15PM but may vary.
Contact Elizabeth Moore
Telephone (276) 634-4176 13. Peter Francisco
meets at Longwood College, Prince Edward County
West Ruffner Hall, Room 228
on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7:00
contact Brian Bates
Telephone (804) 395-2875
14. Roanoke Chapter
normally meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm at the Hollins Branch Library, 6624 Peters Creek Road, Roanoke
contact Joey Moldenhauer 540-387-3081 or Tom Klatka 540-857-6047.
15. Upper James River Chapter
meets at The Laboratory of Anthropology, Liberty Hall Farmhouse, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, but the location varies. Email first to get the correct location
on the 3rd Monday of the month at 7:00 pm.
contact Hannah Short
16. Wolf Hills
meets bimonthly starting in January at the Washington County Public Library, Abingdon
on the 3rd Friday of the month at 7:00 except November which skips to the first Friday of December
President Dan Kegley
Telephone (276) 646-5936
Local Chapters normally hold monthly or bi-monthly business meetings with activity reports and a guest speaker. Many of the chapters alternate sit-down meetings with outdoor activities such as field survey, visiting archaeological excavations, and picnics.
Please feel free to visit the Chapter meetings in your area before you decide to the join the ASV. All guests are welcome.