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Sunday, June 10, 2001

JUNE CALENDAR OF EVENTS
(revised 6/8/01)

5 - MBCAKC membership meeting, 7:00 p.m., Fairhope Yacht Club.

6 - West Florida Canoe Club meeting, 7:30 p.m.

10 - Wine and cheese paddle to McVays Lake and One-Mile Lagoon. Meet at 8:45 at Bruno's in Spanish Fort (Highways 31 and 225). Put-in/take-out at Cloverleaf Landing. Bring lunch. $3 launch fee. Contact: Matt Darring (h) 343-1196 (w) 341-1712.

13 - Roll and rescue class. Meet at 5:30 at the Fairhope Yacht Club. Contact: Tommy Swearingen (h) 334-937-3960 (w) 334-937-FARM (c) 334-610-7410 (f) 334-937-3276. (Notify if you plan to attend!)

20 - Bob's Surprise Paddle. Even he doesn't know where it will be yet, but he will by the Monday before the paddle. Contact: Bob Andrews (h) 344-8664 (w) 344-8118 (c) 367-4144.

24 - The West Florida Canoe Club invites us to join them for their Summer Party on the Pensacola Naval Base Blue Angel Recreation Ares (Pavilion 2) on Perdido Bay. 10:00 a.m. til. One mile east of the Lillian Bridge. Hamburger and paper provided. Bring side dish to share. Information and reservations: Lu at 850-494-2724 or lucanoe@aol.com.

30 - First Annual Pelican Point Triathlon. Help needed in all areas, including kayak safety boats to provide ground support. Contact Jeff Pollock 334-633- 6482 or Chris Hendricks 334-344-3245. Click here for further information.

July events already scheduled:

1 - Escatawpa River Cleanup. 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Meet at Sunshine Canoes' landing, 13 miles west of the entrance light at the Mobile Airport. Bring lunch, sunglasses, sunscreen, gloves, water shoes, and a long-handled crab net if you have one. Contact: Bob Andrews (h) 344-8664 (w) 344-8118 (c) 367-4144 OR Sonya Wood Mahler at the Alabama Cooperative Extension System 334-937-7176.

3 - MBCAKC membership meeting. 7:00 p.m. at the Fairhope Yacht Club.

4 - Independence Day. Family activities at FYC all day, including paddling races. More information to be provided at July meeting.

4 - Fireworks Paddle. Depart Fairhope Yacht Club beach at 7:00 p.m. Paddle along the shoreline to the Fairhope Municipal Pier Marine to view fireworks. Bring flashlight/boat light to use on return. Contact: Gene Booth 928-1107.