Schedule Of Events

Bicki and Dave Howell, ex-Nellie D. 37VT63, are hosting the 2023 East Coast LNVT Rendezvous in Church Creek, MD, 19-21 May. Tugs are invited to arrive earlier and stay later. Church Creek is just 30 miles southeast of Annapolis. After the rendezvous there's a possibility of a cruise out.

Photos from the event can be seen here:

Balla Shannon Marina [the Howell's]
1705 Brannocks Neck Road
Cambridge, MD 21613

Balla Shannon Marina
• Providing an informal, make yourself at home atmosphere.
• Features 420 linear feet of fixed dock.
Daily dockage rates are $0/ft. Electricity is $0 for 15 amp service - sharing among boats will need to be arranged. Water is $0/day.
• Has four bathrooms in the guest house, three with showers.
• Ice is available 24/7 in the fully equipped kitcken.
• A loaner car will be available.
• Trailers and RVs spaces are available $0 fee - electric sites near the main house and non-electric along the water.

Don't forget those items to donate to the silent auction! All proceeds help pay for this event and add to the general LNVT Association fund.

Snacks, wine, beer, water & ice will be available throughout the day at the house. [Please consider bringing some extra wine and/or beer to share.]

Exciting News! Jim Backus, LNVT Naval Architect, will be joining us Friday afternoon through Saturday.

Thursday, 18 May
Early Arrivals
Breakfast and lunch on your own
1730 Docktails & snacks
1900 Pot luck dinner. Chicken main dish will be provided. [Please bring a side dish or dessert to share.]

Friday, 19 May
Breakfast and lunch on your own
1600 Silent auction opens - located on front porch (Auction closes Saturday after dinner).
1730 Docktails & snacks
1900 Dinner - Meat & veggie lasagna, salad, & bread.
2030 Bonfire [Weather permitting]

Saturday, 20 May
0800 Coffee & tea with continental breakfast goodies
Special self serve Bloody Mary and Mimosas bar
1130 Tug Talk with Jim Backus, LNVT's Naval Architect
1300 Lunch - Pepperoni & plain cheese pizzas plus sloppy joes
1400 - 1900 Free time to look at the tugs, go tour the local area, or visit a few local shops.
1730 Docktails & snacks
1900 Dinner - Taco night with all the fixings!
2000 Silent auction closes after dinner
[Payments accepted in cash, check, Zelle, credit card or paypal.]
2030 Bonfire [Weather permitting]

Sunday, 21 May
0800 Coffee and continental breakfast goodies

Contact Bicki at (321) 804-1705 or moc.liamg|llewohikcib#moc.liamg|llewohikcib to RSVP.
Jeanne Niccols at moc.liamg|slloccinaj#moc.liamg|slloccinaj will be contacting attendees regarding appitizers and dessert contributions.

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