Meetings and Events

Meetings and Training

The Mountaineer Area Rescue Group meets on the third Monday of every month.
Meetings are at the American Red Cross offices
Suite 300 White Birch Towers, located at 1299 Pineview Drive, Morgantown, WV.
(Enter the front building from the back elevator/staircase under the walkway between the two buildings. Come to the third floor (only one flight of stairs if walking).)

If you are interested in becoming a member, New Member Orientation starts at 6:00PM.
The general meeting begins at 6:30PM. The business portion of the meeting is about 20 minutes followed by an hour of training.

Field Training

MARG field training is usually held on the weekend following the General Membership meeting.
January through August training is scheduled for Saturday. September through December training will be on Sunday. 
Training varies, usually one-day but occasionally overnight events.

MARG Canine training - check with the dog handlers to confirm the time and place.

Upcoming Events

July 29 Field Training and MARG Picnic
Training starts at 10:00am.
Picnic starts at 12:00 noon.

Location in Cheat Lake area of Morgantown.
email info@wvmarg.org for exact location and telephone number.

Training participants should come dressed to get wet, including water shoes or an old pair of sneakers you can wear in the water.
In-water training will consist of donning a life jacket in the water and throwing & catching rope bags.

Also bring dry clothes to change into for the picnic

email info@wvmarg.org for details.

August 11, 12 & 13 plus 18, 19 & 20 Field Training
NASAR SARTech II course, field training and exam.
Time and location tbd

September 24 Training (note Sunday)
Time and location tbd

October 22 Training (note Sunday)
Time and location tbd

November 26 Training (note Sunday)
Time and location tbd