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2015-2016 Hall Rental Information and Rates [PDF]

Our beautifully renovated lodge is great for weddings or other events. It can seat 200 people with huge outdoor decks overlooking the park. We have updated our pricing and information and is effective March 1, 2015.

Feb 24, 2015 | Category: Hall Rental | Comments: none

Dinner Wednesday w/ South Bend Adventure Club

Dinner is Wednesday, February 18 at 6:30.  Cod fillets with sides will be served for $9/person. We will have a special guest speaker from the South Bend Adventure Club. Be sure to come out and support the Ikes! Click above to read the February Newsletter.

Feb 16, 2015 | Category: Newsletters | Comments: none

Largest Ever Archery Event at Izaak

This year’s event was the largest to date with 114 participants across four states. Thanks to all the sponsors for the generous donations that made for great prizes. Click on the link above to see the results (link will download an Excel spreadsheet). Sponsors included: Hoyt Archery, Rinehart Targets, BCY, MJC Archery, First Strings, Hales Archery, […]

Jan 07, 2015 | Category: Events | Comments: none

Take a look at the Christmas Party pictures!

Thank you to everyone who came out to see Santa and all of the volunteers! We had a great turnout for our first annual Christmas Party and the little ones enjoyed all the gifts from Santa and his helpers. Check out the gallery of pictures from the event.

Jan 07, 2015 | Category: Events | Comments: none

Merry Christmas – Santa Is Visiting!

Join us on Wednesday, December 17th from 6:00-8:30 pm for a night by the fire. There will be complimentary hot dogs, french fries, hot chocolate and cider. Santa will also be making a visit and giving gifts to the young ones. All ages, young and old, are welcome to come!

Dec 08, 2014 | Category: Events | Comments: none

Annual Stan Klaybor Environmental Scholarship Award

The St. Joseph County Izaak Walton League is awarding a five hunderd dollar ($500.00) scholarship to a senior graduate attending a St. Joseph County high school in the state of Indiana. The candidate should be pursuing a college degree in the area(s) of environmental management, environmental engineering, wildlife biology, science or management, agriculture, forestry or […]

Dec 06, 2014 | Category: Events | Comments: none

Feather Party – Wed, Nov. 19th @ 6 pm

The 74th Annual Feather Party is being held at the Izaak Walton lodge on Wednesday, Nov. 19th from 6-9pm. The Feather Party is a great time to raffle off donated prizes and enjoy everyone’s company. We are looking for volunteers and donations. Click the link above to find out how you can help!

Nov 06, 2014 | Category: Website Updates | Comments: none

Learn to Shoot Archery!

Join us November 6, 13, and 20th from 6- 8 pm to learn to shoot archery at Izaak Walton. All ages and genders are welcome and equipment will be provided! It’s free to all Izaak Walton Club members and $5 for non-club members. 4-time National Champion Lora Smith, 2-time National Champion Joe Kapp, National Champion […]

Oct 15, 2014 | Category: Events | Comments: none

What are Chestnut Lampreys?

If you have been fishing at Izaak Walton or the St. Joseph River lately, you have noticed a little critter attached to some of the fish. While some may think this is a Sea Lamprey, a damaging invasive species, they are actually Chestnut Lampreys. Chestnut Lampreys are usually harmless to the fish and actually sign […]

Oct 15, 2014 | Category: Website Updates | Comments: none

October Newsletter – The History of Fishing

Be sure to attend the Izaak Walton monthly Chapter dinner Wednesday, Oct 13 starting at 6:30. Mr. Ric Ladonski will deliver a stimulating program on the history of fishing with an emphasis on local fishing manufacturing history including the South Bend Bait Company. Bring your vintage bait and tackle to the program for a free […]

Oct 13, 2014 | Category: Newsletters | Comments: none