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Friday, December 18, 2015

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

It's Party Time!

Who's ready for the RRPA Christmas Party tomorrow night (Thursday, Dec 17th starting around 5:30ish)? Don't forget to bring a Steal from your Neighbor gift ($5 photography related) and wear the ugliest sweater that you can! Members bring a side dish and/or dessert for about 30 people. If you have questions, please feel free to call Dan at 225 6593

Monday, November 30, 2015

It's Christmas Time!

The annual RRPA Christmas Party is scheduled for December 17th beginning around 5-5:30pm in the Oscar Hirsch Room of the Cape Girardeau Public Library. This event is open to members, family and friends, so bring your spouse, kids and/or friends. The club will provide meat and cheese trays, with the members bringing a dish and/or dessert for each person attending. We will be doing a Steal From Your Neighbor game and will be having an Ugly Sweater contest. If you have questions, contact Dan at 225-6593 (call or text), through PM on Facebook or via email at . If you have not indicated that you are planning on attending on our Facebook page, please let me know that you are planning to come, how many folks with you and type of dish that you are planning on bringing.

Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Update on New Madrid event this Saturday

From Niala about the New Madrid event this Saturday:

John wanted me to let you know that you can tell them the boat is here till noon.  Also after the boat is gone we will do a hayride for everyone.

Monday, November 2, 2015

New Madrid event this Saturday

If you are interested in attending the New Madrid event this Saturday please reply by email to Dan at or text at 225 6593 so that I can let them know how many people to plan for.

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Special Event Announcement

We are pleased to announce that the RRPA has been invited to New Madrid to tour the sites and visit the Hart-Steppe House on Saturday, November 7th.. There will be a riverboat docked there that morning, so there is plenty to see.The boat docks around 8:00 on the 7th. They will have the Gallery open at 7:00 am with coffee and donuts for everyone. There is the New Madrid Historical Museum and the Higgerson Landing that are downtown to visit. A discount ticket to both is $7.00 and through them if you wanted to tour the Hunter Dawson Home, you can also get a discount ticket for $4.00. This is for those wanting to see these venues. There is also the River Walk and the gallery which of course are free. More fun places to see can be drummed up. Please let me know if you are interested in going so that I can advise Niala and John how many to expect. Dan  225-6593 dbuckenmyer@mindspring .com

Saturday, October 3, 2015

4th Annual RRPA Photo Contest Winners

Category Artist Title Prize $ #Chosen
Best in Show David Williamson Madison Courthouse $50 4
Alternate Best In Show Linda Cope Golden Afternoon at Trillium Lake $30 4

1st Rheanna Wolk Princess $20 3
2nd David Williamson Homeless Writer $15
3rd  Larry Braun Mingo Adventure $10 3
1st Honorable Mention David Williamson Crowing
2nd Honorable Mention Dan Buckenmyer Nature's Highlites

1st Linda Cope Majestic Times Two $20
2nd Kent Nelson Spring Flight $15 4
3rd  Laura Bennett Morning Ray $10 1
1st Honorable Mention Rheanna Wolk Welcome Home
2nd Honorable Mention Rheanna Wolk Morning Light

1st Linda Cope Crater Lake Preview $20
2nd Jane Nicholas The Lake $15 1
3rd  Dan Buckenmyer Smoky Mountain Morning $10 4
1st Honorable Mention Larry Braun Smooth Sailing
2nd Honorable Mention Pat Eftink Foggy Crescent Beach 1
OTHER = 20

1st Kent Nelson White Out $20
2nd Larry Braun Stay Focused $15
3rd  Laura Holmburg Imagine The Rush $10 1
1st Honorable Mention Dan Buckenmyer Glowing Sea Grape Leaf
2nd Honorable Mention David Williamson People Brushes

1st Dan Buckenmyer High Hill Chapel Sunset $20
2nd Linda Cope Preserving The Past $15
3rd  Kent Nelson During the Phall $10
1st Honorable Mention Kent Nelson Robinson Ritz
2nd Honorable Mention Bill Nace City Market Staircase 1

1st Martha Haertling Bright Bird $20 2
2nd Martha Haertling Sammy's Loving The Sand $15