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Picnic and Meets – Mark your calendars!

We have some dates for this coming season’s meets and picnic. We’re still working out details on the picnic and 2022 meets, so we’ll announce additional details soon. NCFG Fall Picnic11:00am on Saturday, September 18th, 2021Spencer Jaycees (JC) Shelter at Dan Nicholas Park, Salisbury NChttps://www.rowancountync.gov/Facilities/Facility/Details/-58 NCFG Denton Meet – January 14-16, 2022 at Camp Walter Johnson February NCFG Meet –…

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NAFA/NCFG Apprentice Workshop

Attention aspiring falconers and pre-apprentices! The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will host a falconry apprentice workshop, presented by the North Carolina Falconers Guild and The North American Falconry Association on September 11, 2021, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Centennial Campus Center for Wildlife Education (1751 Varsity Dr.) in Raleigh, NC. The workshop is $40 and preregistration is required:…

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Bill Davis Memorial

Hi NC Falconers and Friends, Bill Davis’s Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, May 15th, 2021 at:Stony Hill Church Community Center7521 Stony Hill Rd, Wake Forest NC 27587Please RSVP and arrive at 10:30 a.m.Bill’s family is catering a BBQ, so they need as accurate a count as possible.RSVP to Aaron Kinkaid (VicePresident@ncfg.org) as soon as possible, or by Friday,…

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NCFG Madison Meet – REVISED DATES (2/19-2/20/21)

Due to this weekend’s weather forecast, the Madison Meet has been moved to next weekend: Friday, February 19th – Saturday, February 20th, 2021. If you couldn’t attend before, but now you can, please RSVP at https://forms.gle/7brmFTPeZ5q29N2A6 so we know to include you in emails about the plans. If you have problems accessing the form, please email the NCFG Secretary at…

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IAF ‘Culture in Falconry’ Zoom Series

Please see the message below from the International Association Falconry (IAF). They will be hosting a series of Zoom talks called SHARING THE KNOWLEDGE, a series of talks on culture in falconry. The first one is today (Sunday, February 7th, 2021) at 11am EST. The leader of IAF’s Culture Working Group, Tony James, will introduce the series and you are…

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Reserve Your Room for the Denton Meet!

Our annual Denton meet and auction will be at Camp Walter Johnson Saturday, January 16th and Sunday, January 17th, 2021. The auction will include a raffle for a giant hood from Mike’s Falconry among many other great items! Rooms at Camp Walter Johnson are now available for a new low price of $75 a night. Please call Lisa at Camp…

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Public Comment Period Open for Sunday Hunting on Game Lands

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s public comment period for the 2021-2022 annual rulemaking cycle is open through Feb. 1, 2021. This annual cycle includes the proposals to allow Sunday hunting on select game lands. To review proposed changes and submit comments, visit the agency’sPublic Comment PortalorProposed Regulations web page, and see Game Land proposals G17-G20.  For background information and agency research on Sunday hunting…

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Request: Falconer Contact Info

Hey NC Hawkers, hope everyone’s season is off to a great start! Periodically, the NCFG receives requests for the contact information of North Carolina falconers. In the past, we have not provided this, since we haven’t asked your permission to do so. While these requests are mostly from pre-apprentices, we also receive inquiries from news organizations, out-of-state falconers, community groups,…

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NCFG Update – August 8th, 2020

NCFG Update – August 8th, 2020 Officer Emails You can now reach me (Heather Freeman) at Secretary@NCFG.org. I’ll do my best to respond within 24-hours, now that I have access, and it looks like the other officer emails are working as well. Paying Dues/Joining on the Website If you’ve been trying to log onto the website to join and pay/renew…

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