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Purposes:

                Education - Study and learn more about butterflies and moths.  Raise the general consciousness of the survival problems of butterflies and moths through publicity, programs and activities for both adults and children.

                Conservation   - Promote butterfly and moth conservation, including conservation of habitat and host and nectar gardens. 

               Gardening - Encourage the planting of butterfly and moth host and nectar plants in home and public gardens. 

               Volunteering  - Support the butterfly gardens and programs of the Norfolk Botanical Garden and other appropriate organizations throughout the State.

The Butterfly Society of Virginia,   Inc.

Officers and Board

President Steve/Karen McCurdy (18-20)
Vice President Maurice Cullen
Secretary Tracy Nelson
Treasurer Robert Kielbowicz (1st term)
Directors (1 year)

Lauren Tafoyaa (1st term)

Paul Oettel (1st term)

Directors (2 years)

Russell Halvorsen (1st term)

Delma Ambrose (1st term)

E-mail newsletter/bulletin Melissa Sheffield
Circulation Chairperson

Paul Oettel

B.J. Taylor

Field Trip Coordinators Vacant
Historian Vacant
Membership Chairperson Sue Barton Harris
Publicity Manager Vacant
Refreshment Chairperson Paul Oettel

Butterfly Boutique Manager

Marie Thierjung

Educational Coordinator Vacant
Volunteer Coordinator Sue Barton Harris
Social Media/Website Manager  
Technology Intern John Kielbowicz
The Butterfly Society of Virginia is a tax exempt 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.   Our main purpose is to raise the general consciousness of our members and the public regarding the survival problems of butterflies and moths through publicity, programs and activities for both adults and children.  We also promote butterfly and moth conservation, including conservation of butterfly habitats.

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