HRL River Rats General Meeting

Our next meeting will be on Thursday, September 1, at Mark & Susie’s house. We will be serving chicken & dumplings for dinner. Please bring an appetizer, side dish or a dessert & as always, BYOB. We’ll eat at 6:30 & the meeting will be at 7:30.

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

We’re already in the planning stages for our biggest event of the year, our River Rats Christmas Benefit! Please come to our next meeting to see how you too can be a part of such an amazing & heartwarming event!

Membership dues for 2022 are due now! If you didn’t re-up last December for 2022, please see Mur at the 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!


Congratulations to the first High Rock Lake River Rat’s Scholarship winners!
Haley Ball – 4 year scholarship of $2,000/year, graduated from South Davidson HS & will be attending Lenoir-Rhyne University, presented by Jeff Swing.
Carson Cameron – 4 year scholarship of $2,000/year, graduated from Central Davidson HS & will be attending NC State University, presented by Shannon McNeill.
Hunter Koontz – 1 year scholarship of $2,000, graduated from Central Davidson HS & will be attending Surry County Community College, presented by Tim Sherman.
The River Rats are glad we could help make your dreams come true!
The River Rats donated $11,000 to Davidson County Schools/Social Services to help improve the quality of life for children less fortunate. Kim Hendrick, Davidson County Social Worker, accepts the donation on their behalf.



October 1 – Casino Night

November 5 – Annual Christmas Benefit at RCR Banquet Hall – More info to follow

December 10 – Christmas Dinner – More info to follow

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 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