Check-in begins about 2:00 PM and ends at 7:00 PM. Check in will be at the main gate at the Round the Bend site. ACC Member Alan Davis and his employer, Tyson Foods will serving a free meal of burgers, hot dogs and chips Friday evening. Donations accepted for this meal with proceeds to the ACC Instructor Education Fund.
The school officially begins at 7:00 PM Friday at the Round the Bend pavilion with a meeting of the whole school. Afterward, students will break into classes and meet with instructors and fellow participants.
The Central Chapter will be cooking an optional group breakfast of scrambled eggs, sausage, toast and fruit.
Students will have instruction on both land and on the water during the day. Instructors will set the meeting time and place for Saturday morning.
Saturday evening, the Northwest Chapter will hold it's traditional catfish fry. We will be entertained by the Little Buffalo River Band. Afterward, we'll have our General ACC Meeting. All dues paying ACC members are asked to attend and vote at this meeting. We will be electing and/or re-electing officers among other business. Later Saturday evening, we will have an epic "bonfire" near the pavilion. You won't want to miss this.
The River Valley Chapter will get us fueled for another big day with a pancake breakfast. Students will then have on water instruction until mid to late afternoon. The school will be over when the last class arrives back at camp. That is usually around 4 or 5 PM. Early departures are highly discouraged and for logistical and safety reasons, may require you to skip on water activities on Sunday.