This year: “Jaws”, screening Saturday, August 25 at 8pm
Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water! The Venice Canals Asssociation is screening “Jaws” Saturday, August 25 at the Linnie Canal bridge on Dell. Festivities start at 8pm, with a couple of short features, followed by “Jaws”. Bring your boat or your chair and join in the fun!
The Venice Canals Association would like to thank all of you who purchased rubber duckies & participated in the eighth annual 4th of July festivities and give special recognition to the winners & the many helpers !!!
Thanks … CJ Cole & Maxine Leral, Event Chairs
Ducky Sales – Bonnie Felix, Dave & Toni & Michelle Mannix, John Schacht, James Arnall, Maxine Brooks, Nadine Parkos & her sister Sally, Sandy Berens, Renee Kaplan, Shelby Smith, CJ & Jay Cole
Yacht Club Gear Sales – Bonnie Felix & Diane Tatum
Ducky Numbering – Trudi Puskin, Maxine Brooks, CJ Cole
Decorations & Set-Up – Nadine Parkos & Sally, Irv & Trudi Puskin, Barbara Cooper, Josie & Paul Scibetta, Jody Watt, Bud Felix, Martin Meunier, Michael Towne, Maxine & Murray Leral, Renee Kaplan, Mike Mlikotin, John & Sarah Schacht, Dave Mannix, Michael Laurence, Robert Jaye
Announcement Boat – Steve Slayden & Michael Town
Event MC – George Notaras
Regatta Start – George Notaras, Barbara Cooper & CJ Cole
Race/Regatta Finish – Jay Cole, Renee Kaplan, Alan Kleinman
Duck Retrieval – Alan Kleinman
Cookie Decorating – Maxine Leral
Food – Josie Scibetta & Mike Mlikotin
BBQ – Irv Puskin (cook), Michael Klain (cook & grandson), Barbara Cooper, Trudi Puskin, Laura Klain
Entertainment – Shoo Flies
Crazy Hat Judges – Ed Cherney, Michael Laurence
Clean-Up – Maxine & Murray Leral, Chekka, Renee Kaplan, CJ Cole, Michael Town, Justine Hong, Richard Meddoff, Martin Meunier, George Notaras, Debbie & Larry Kaufman, Shoo Flies band members, Barbara Cooper & Robert Jaye, Diane Tatum
Publicity – CJ Cole
Flyer Distribution – John Schacht & helpers
Photos – Mike Mlikotin
Use of Lot for Storage – Ernie Erickson
… and anyone we may have forgotten !!!
Hundreds gathered along Linnie Canal on Monday, July 4th, to cheer on 528 rubber duckies and 16 Downwind Regatta boats to the finish line at the end of the course at Eastern Canal.
And the winners were …
Linnie Canal Downwind Regatta:
#1 Kids: “Hobie Mirage” – Chris May & Tamayo Auila
Rubber Ducky Race:
#1: Wes Sheer
Crazy Hat Contest:
Craziest Hat: Barbara Nestha