Ahoy to All!!
Many of you know the Waterfront Festival is coming soon and AYC plays a great role in the venue. For the last four years we have given free boat rides to the festival visitors. This is the second most enjoyed event at the Festival, the first being the children's boat building.
Folks do come to the Festival for a hands on waterfront experience!!! Last year we gave 366 rides!!!
As always, we need both boats and volunteers:
Festival Dates: Saturday, May 17th, 9am to 6pm
Sunday May 18th, 9am to 5pm
Place: Cap Sante Marina, New Docks C and D. There will be free overnight moorage for the participating boats all weekend.
Volunteers' Barbeque at AYC Clubhouse. sponsored by AYC as a great big thank you as a great big Thank You ---- Saturday,. May 17th at 5pm
The following skippers have volunteered boats as of April 28: Mac Madenwald, Phil Case, Warren Walz, Dave Malsed, Bill Jenkins, Wayne Keuffel, Jerry Hemme, Bill Short and Eric Sorenson. Skippers should let me know by email which day are best for you. Some will both days. Please use my Anacortes email addresss, firstname.lastname@example.org.
We need more boats, first mates, and dock helpers. For the dock helpers, the shifts will be four hours, either day, morning or afternoon. Please contact me as soon as possible as I must put the schedules together and get the details out to all Volunteers. You are a great group to tke this on and we should have another terrific Festival sharing what we enjoy most.
Barbara Ritts, Coordinator: email@example.com.