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.
meets occasionally throughout the year. Please contact Chapter President to receive notification.
Meetings are held at the Meeting Room, Carroll County Public Library, 101 Beaver Dam Road, Hillsville, VA
Please call in advance of attending meeting to insure there have been no changes or to learn of specific topic for meeting.
Most meetings will be informal workshop types of meetings with guest speakers approximately every quarter - possibly bi-monthly.
Tentative: On-going Archival Research Sessions at Clerk of Circuit Court's Office (Carroll County, Grayson County, Patrick County, and Wythe County)
to be held day/afternoon of chapter meetings.
For information on the next meeting, please contact: David E. Rotenizer
P.O. Box 737, Moundsville, WV 26041-0737
meets at the Arey Hall, Bridgewater Municipal Building, 201 Green Street, Rockingham County
1st Wednesday of the month at 7:00 pm
contact Cindy Schroer
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!
1st contact Teresa Preston
Telephone (757) 859-9345
2nd contact Ed Bottoms
Telephone (757) 397-4152
meets at Public Libraries in Blacksburg area
4th Wednesday of the month at 7:00 pm
contact Joey Moldenhauer
Telephone (540) 387-3081
5. Northern Shenandoah Valley
805 Fairfax Street, Stephens City, VA
Meets at 7:00pm, the First Monday each Month for LAB
Meets at 7:00pm, the Third Monday each Month for Business Meeting and program/Lab
contact Marcus Lemasters
secondary contact Randy Evans
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
8. COL Howard MacCord
meets at the Virginia Department of Historic Resources, 2801 Kensington Avenue, Richmond
on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 6:30 pm
contact Chas. N. Manson
Telephone (804) 264-5337
or Chandra McPherson (Webmaster): GRAC-ASV
9. 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.
10. Upper James River
meets at The Laboratory of Anthropology, Liberty Hall Farmhouse, Washington and Lee University, Lexington (does not meet during summer months), 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
11. 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
contact May Tabor
Telephone (276) 669-0468
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
14. 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
15. Bansheee Reeks
Meets 3rd Thursday of each month at the Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve,
located south of Leesburg on The Woods Road.
Meetings are at 6pm.
Contact Bob Shuey
Telephone (540) 751-1122
16. 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
or Brad Harris
Telephone (276) 634-4141 ext. 4319
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.