The Lavon Yacht Club Newsletter 03.23.15 Special Edition
**SPECIAL CHILI COOK OFF EDITION
Well as Tom Johnson tells it is has been a long time coming. 26 years he has been cooking, experimenting, and plotting for the coveted 1st place price in the Lavon Yacht Club annual Chili Cook Off…. Well Tom has taken the prize this year followed by Dana Sprouse in 2nd behind that masterful chili and Rick in 3rd .. As per tradition we had to name the worst which was engineered by the Coleman’s This year.
Next on the calendar is the Founders Day Regatta and party April 11th. Mark your calendars for sail race and a great party afterword. More details as we get closer.
Sandy Wilkinson’s fundraiser for her choir group is at the Flight of Fancy Frontiers of Flight Museum event with Brave Combo playing music Sat April 18th. Please call Mike about a table, Ticket, or support for the event. 214-215-9162
If you would like to submit suggestions for the new master plan for Lake Lavon that is in process, ask any board member or Dave has the info. you have 30 days.
WATER! the lake is up to less than 6 ft low See the graph here http://lavon.uslakes.info/Level.asp
If you haven’t yet get your dues taken care of at an event with your credit card, or mail to. PO BOX 860744, Plano, TX 75086.
Your 2015 Officers: Dave Christensen, Mike Wilkinson, Larry Kousal, Brian Scarborough, Rick Davis, Dana Sprouse, and Chris Coleman.
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Upcoming Year Summary
The Board has met and locking down the calendar. Please send in your suggestions for events. The final will be published soon.
Freezing should be past and we should have water at the docks by the end of Feb.
We start the year with the dock cleanup and the nippy night raft up. Rubber Duck, Chili Cook Off and general meeting later in the month.
The Founders Regatta and Party, the boat photo shoot and Lakefest Regatta at Texoma. Apr 18-19
Sunfish Regatta on the holiday weekend with a raft up party. Corinthian Heritage Regatta this month.
Full Moon Summer race the first week, and Dallas Race Week during this Month.
July 4th falls on a Saturday this year and we will be rafting up to watch fireworks and racing the sunfishes. A Rum Punch Party and a night Summer Race in July.
The Burning Night Raft up early in the month, and a Summer night race.
Early in the month Holiday weekend Sunfish Regatta and raft up with possible poker run. Expect the movies nights this year to be great. The Margaritaville Regatta and Party late in the month.
Summer night race early in the month, Flat Out Wine Race and the Harvest Moon Regatta this month the 22nd.
Turkey Tanning party and Trot to Ticky Creek
Christmas Party and Elections.