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UPCOMING - See attached fliers (below) and our TRR St. Louis Calendar (link above) for upcoming events, which include:

• VA Pool Kayaking Sessions held every Tuesday, 8:30-10:30am, at the St Louis VA Medical Center (see location below)-- EXCEPT last Tues. of the month we go to Simpson Lake (see text below). We are so pleased with this collaboration and comply with VA pool rules. Call us before coming for the 1st time. NOTE: when there is a high heat index, the VA closes the gym/pool. If in doubt, call 314-894-6644 to hear a recorded message confirming if the pool is open.
Most of us share lunch afterwards (Dutch treat) at “Cafe Telegraph,” 2650 Telegraph Rd, St Louis, MO 63125, (314) 200-9952 (discount for TRR).

• We will paddle Simpson Lake last Tuesday of the month at 10:00 am (next date is 9/30/14). You must call or e-mail TRR the night before if you want TRR to bring a boat & gear for you. See "Launch Sites" above for directions.

• TRR will go to the St. Francis River as much as possible, water levels & weather dependent. Join our FaceBook page (link above) for short-notice announcements. The best white water in Missouri, is class II-III (or IV after big rain), and mostly happens January - May. Prior experience paddling in Class II+ moving water required. TRR can help dress you for paddling in the cold.

• 9/24-28, 2014, Veterans Outdoor Adventures (VOA), Trout Lodge, Potosi, for veterans with spinal cord injury and their family, organized through VA.

• 9/25-28, 2014 (always last weekend Sept.), travel with MWA trip to NOC's Guest Appreciation Festival (GAF) & SE boating, NC,

DONATIONS - Monetary donations, as well as new or gently used boating gear, for adults and children, gratefully accepted and fully tax-deductible:
boats (kayaks – recreational, white water, and inflatable; and canoes), life jackets / personal flotation devices (PFD) all sizes, paddles, oars, spray skirts, boating helmets, air bags, dry bags, straps (for boat tie down), boating cloths (i.e. neoprene, splash jackets, etc.).
We also welcome donations of snacks / food / drinks for use at our events and help making copies of our fliers.

Primary Contact Information
Tim Pfeil, Chapter Coordinator
TRR Volunteer
Phone (mobile): 
Fax: (personal)
Secondary Contact Information
Sally Haywood, Volunteer Coordinator
TRR Volunteer
Phone (mobile): 
Fax: (personal)


St Louis VA Medical Center - Jefferson Barracks Division
101 Jefferson Drive Building 63 (pool)
St. Louis, MO 63125
United States
Phone: 314-894-6530
38° 29' 43.1952" N, 90° 17' 4.9092" W