HRL River Rats General Meeting

Our next meeting will be on Thursday, June 1, at Mark & Susie’s. We will eat at 6:30 & the meeting will start at 7:30. Please bring an appetizer, side dish or a dessert & as always BYOB!

Email for the meeting address if you don’t know where to go.

Membership dues for 2023 were due last December! Please see our membership chairperson, Mary Anne, at our next meeting to re-up or you can print a form on this site & mail it in with your dues!

Either way, we’d love to have you back!


Go to the Past Events page to view pics of all the fun the River Rats have had over the years!


We improved the quality of life for many families & for 140 children in Davidson County in 2022!

2023 Calendar:

We’ve got a lot of FUN planned for this year! Don’t miss out!

June 3 – Treasure Hunt on High Rock Lake (Starts at HIGH noon at Slim Miller’s pier)

July 14 & 15 – Poker Run on High Rock Lake (Draw first card at Alive after 5 on Friday. Remaining cards drawn at piers on HRL on Saturday) Tickets are available now! Contact Joel Lewis at 336-596-3868 to get your poker run tickets!

Sept. 30 – Golf Tournament at Lexington Golf Club

Oct. 14 – Casino Night at T-n-T’s (6-10pm)

Oct. 28 – Lexington BBQ Festival Parking at the ABC on N. Main St. (Starting at 7am)

Nov. 4 – Christmas Benefit at RCR (6-10pm)

Dec. 4 – Lexington Christmas Parade (Decorate boat at 4pm, parade starts at 6pm)

Dec. 9 – Christmas Dinner/Meeting at T-n-T’s (5-6pm is social hour, eat at 6, meeting to follow)

We are going to give away (4) 4 year, $2,000/year scholarships this year, (2) at SDHS & (2) at CDHS! We are also giving away (2) 1 year, $2,000 scholarships, to a community college, (1) at SDHS & (1) at CDHS! If you are a senior at either school, then please see your Guidance Counselor to get an application for the River Rats’ Scholarship ASAP.

If you enjoy having fun and contributing to a great cause, please consider becoming a River Rat. The River Rats have improved the quality of life for thousands of children and hundreds of families in our community since 1987 and we continue to be…


                Executive Committee:

    • President – Kevin Hicks
    • Vice President –Rene Meyer
    • Treasurer – Susie Everhart
    • Secretary – Kerrie Owen
    • Board Member – Joel Lewis
    • Board Member –Julia Euliss
    • Board Member – Mary Anne Sloop
    • Board Member – Shannon McNeill
    • Board Member – Tammy Sherman
    • Consultant – Richard Freund