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Wednesday, July 04, 2001

July 2001 Calendar of Events

[I'm in NYC so I didn't attend the meeting last night, and the calendar I received via e-mail was in an unknown file format, but I think most of the following is more or less correct. However, PLEASE CONFIRM ALL INFO WITH THE APPROPRIATE TRIP COORDINATOR. E-mail me if I've got something wrong: jrobber@worldnet.att.net. And please stay tuned to this web page for further information and updates. Happy paddling!]

4 - Independence Day family (children & adult) activities at FYC 10:30 paddle races, kayak club invited, grill lunch, possible short noon paddle to Red Bluff/Rock Creek; Fireworks Paddle departs FYC beach around 6:00 p.m., paddle south 1/2 way to the Fairhope Mun. Pier, then to Marina. Gene Boothe 928-1107

5 - 1:30 p.m. Governor Don Siegelman and Commissioner Riley Boykin Smith will be at Meaher State Park to make a major announcement pertaining to the Mobile Bay Causeway. Contact Thomas by phone at (251) 626-0042 or e-mail. Phillip Hinesley ADCNR Coastal Programs Manager (Karen reports that this may have been cancelled.)

5 - Full Moon Paddle 6:00 p.m. meet at Tensaw Eco Tours, on causeway, east of Bluegill, paddle Whiskey ditch, possibly to Apalachee River to King's Point, view Lotus; bring flashlight; eat afterwards. Call Bob Andrews H = (334) 344-8664 W = (334) 344-8118 C= (334) 367-4144

14 - Forest Gump Tour Paddle Bayou la Batre (EASY); possible additions: 1. extended Bayou la Batre; 2. Isle Aux Herbes; 3. Bayou Coden; Coordinator: Tom Fink 457-0325; tomjfink@home.com

19 - LST 325 Paddle & The Alligator (Night) Tour Coordinator: Tom Fink 457-0325; tomjfink@home.com

22 - Six Bits Creek, 8:00 a.m. Meet at Brunos in Sp. Fort; Put-in at Hurricane landing; Bring lunch, water; not for beginners (12-14 mi., crossing Tensaw R.); coordinator: Matt Darring, 343-1196, jama@backpacker.com RSVP

25 - Rice Cr. Platform Moonlight Paddle; meet 6:00 p.m. at Stagecoach Inn in Stockton; Rice Cr. put-in; bring refreshments (usually substantial here); night swim; Coordinator: Paul Morgan H 471-2104 W 432-1212 RSVP