The 2017 Great Lakes Cruising Club’s Annual General Meeting & Change of Watch will take place October 20–22 in Port Huron, Mich. (D-1), our official “corporate” home! Friday evening’s gathering will be at the opulent Port Huron Golf Club, for a casual buffet dinner. Saturday’s activities, include our morning Board meetings at the Great Lakes Maritime Center, a morning style show at Suzanne’s with lite hors d’oeuvres, a relaxed café luncheon at the Atrium Café & Ice Cream Parlor, a guided tour of Port Huron Museum’s Carnegie Center, and over at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Port Huron is where our GLCC & GLF Annual Business Meetings are to be held. Please click here to read more.
The combined work of the Township of Leland, Mich., the Township Harbor Commission, and a fundraising campaign titled Dig Deep for Leland Harbor (M-14), brought out the generosity of the public that enabled the harbor to be open this summer, and for many summers to come. Notable among the public donors was the Great Lakes Foundation, with a grant of $10,000. Please click here to read more.
The Sun Will Shine on Beausoleil Island for the 2017 Georgian Bay Rally The 2017 Georgian Bay Rally is returning to Beausoleil Island (GB-25.2), located in the Georgian Bay Islands National Park, August 18–20. Our activities will be at the southeast corner of Beausoleil Island on the Cedar Spring campground, where you can anchor offshore, or tie up at the Tobey dock. For more information, please click here.
While attending last weekend's Lake Ontario Rally, Henry W Williams, Port Captain for Rochester, N.Y., and former recipient of the GLCC Admiral Bayfield Award, received his Burgee recognizing 50 years of membership and dedication to the club. Congratulations Henry!
For more information on the Rally click here and also check the GLCC Facebook page.