The Conclave Of Richmond Pipe Smokers (C.O.R.P.S.) is a non-profit fraternal organization that encourages the enjoyment, education and continuance of the ancient and honorable art and sport of pipe smoking and all positive aspects thereof.
The C.O.R.P.S. was formed for its members in 1984 in Richmond, VA and has been hosting monthly meetings since that time. In addition, the C.O.R.P.S. hosts an Annual Gathering of Pipe Smokers that connects tobacconists, pipe collectors, pipe smokers, and enthusiasts from all over the world.
Announcement for the very 1st meeting of the Conclave of Richmond Pipe Smokers (1984)