VIMS RAFT-UP AT FBYC
MAY 8-9, 2004
There will be a full day of activities provided by the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS). Plan to join in the fun, and raft-up for the night in Fishing Bay. Reception 5 PM, Dinner 6 PM with exhibits during the afternoon and evening on Saturday. Entertainment by "Zion Wave". Breakfast Sunday 8-10 AM.
Check on the VIMS website for further details, www.vims.edu , FBYC website, www.fbyc.net, or Tony Sakowski, 804 285-3347, firstname.lastname@example.org for the latest information on this event at our club.
Reservations required by April 30 -
Full new release at http://www.vims.edu/events/
VIMS FIRST ANNUAL
RAFT UP RENDEZVOUS!!
MAY 8th and 9th, 2004
Fishing Bay Yacht Club
JOIN US FOR EDUCATION, DINNER AND ENTERTAINMENT
VIMS mission is to provide research, education and advisory service to promote sustainability of marine resources in Virginia and the world. Boaters, too, are interested in sustaining these resources that are so important to the quality of life on and around Virginia's waters. Join us at the Raft Up to learn more about VIMS and meet other boaters who share an interest in the marine environment.
2:00 p.m. - View VIMS exhibits and talk with staff about research projects
5:00 p.m. - Enjoy beer, wine, and soft drinks
6:00 p.m. - Savor seafood dinner by Toby's
7:30 p.m. - Silent Auction of Ecotour items such as Sonar Treasure Hunt and a fishing trip for Tuna, Dolphin, and Marlin, both conducted by VIMS-renowned researchers
Enjoy music by "Zion Wave" Saturday evening.
Meet VIMS incoming Dean and Director, Dr. John Wells (see press release)
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. - Coffee, juice, and light breakfast.
Early-bird Sponsors Include:
Chesapeake Yacht Sales; Peter Clay; Bill Hudgins Pontiac, GMC, Inc.; Kanawha Land Sales; Pirate's Cove Marina; SunTrust Bank.