It is with deep sadness that I share with you the passing of one of our members, Steve Towne. The gathering at TSS for the family and the Flotilla for Steve Townes is Saturday the 28th. boats leave the dock at 10:00am. Saturday. Ed Allen is the fleet captain for the Flotilla. Contact Ed Allen Flotilla Captain 813-245-1725 if you are going on your boat and/or can take others.
Jeannie Troost will be setting up for the membership gathering for Steve at the clubhouse and will be there at 10:00am on Saturday.
Susan Bishop is helping her with setting up and serving along with Bill Centron. Come if you can. We will have everything ready for the family and friends of Steve and the club house ready before the boats return. TSS Sunshine asks membership to bring appetizers and or deserts to the club house Fridayevening or Saturday before the luncheon. Contact Jeanie Irwin Troost by email or text if your attending or sending an item for the luncheon. See you there.
Jeanie Irwin Troost
ANNUAL APOLLO BEACH LIGHTED BOAT PARADE
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12 th, 2015, 6:30 p.m. (Sunset)
TAMPA SAILING SQUADRON
Time to get you boat decorated and plan your party as the annual lighted boat parade is under a month away
The public is invited to come watch The Annual Lighted Boat Parade, Saturday December 12 th on the new docks of The Tampa Sailing Squadron, located on Apollo Beach Boulevard. The event is free. All boaters in the surrounding communities are invited to participate. Any size boat, power or sail, is invited to join in the event. The Parade route will begin at the South channel and proceed towards Lands End Marina before winding around Lake Sunrise Basin, back out and around Bal Harbor and then up Flamingo Canal. The route will return on Flamingo Canal and go around Dolphin House (currently an empty lot) at the end of Grand Kaymen Drive, then back out Flamingo Canal, across the front of Symphony Isles Beach and into Symphony Isles, down the canal between Chipaway Drive and Allegro Lane and then back to finish at the south channel.
The Boat Parade will be judged and multiple awards will be presented in all classes of entry. This year 1 st place overall will receive dinner for two courtesy of the Yacht StarShip Dining Cruises. Come and meet the members of The Tampa Sailing Squadron. Hamburgers, Hot Dogs and soft drinks will be available for purchase with all proceeds going to the TSS Youth Sailing Program.
There will be a required Captain’s Meeting on Saturday, December 12 at 9 a.m. at the Squadron’s club house 1250 Apollo Beach Blvd, Apollo Beach FL 33572. The Captain of each boat that is participating in the Lighted Boat Parade must attend this mandatory meeting. All boats will be registered at this meeting and boat numbers for judging will be assigned.
Every boat participating will receive a commemorative 2015 Apollo Beach Lighted Boat Parade Gift.
For more information contact: Anthony Landi at 203-449-7035 or email@example.com
Rumgatta pictures are up on the TSS site http:WWW.TSSflics.Shutterfly.com
Everyone can buy prints there, download (thru the edit tab) or if they want higher res for posters, etc. they can contact me. Bill Fishbourne at firstname.lastname@example.org
TOWN HALL MEETING
Thursday, November 12, 2015 @ 7:00 P.M.
CENTURY 21 APOLLO BEACH OFFICE
ON HWY 41
Learn the latest on the AB channel dredging project!!!
Learn the latest on the channel dredging project!!!
Len Berkstresser – President of ABWIG:
Will update project’s recent developments, donations and finances
Sandra Murman – Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners:
Will provide an update on South Shore activities and initiatives
Greg Horwedel – Deputy County Administrator, HCBOCC:
Will discuss the “partnership” agreement between the county and ABWIG as
well as the dredging procurement process and timeline
Ross Dickerson - Environmental Lands Manager, Conservation and Environmental Lands Management Department Hillsborough County BOCC:
Will provide an update on A.B. Nature Park shoreline restoration plans and erosion control techniques
Question and Answer Period to Follow
BE SURE TO ATTEND! IT’S IN YOUR COMMUNITY’S INTEREST! SEE YOU THERE.