July 2020 First Watch

July 2020 First Watch
  Hi ACBS Adirondack Chapter members! I hope this monthly First Watch finds you and yours safe and healthy and you can get out on your boat to enjoy the weather while social distancing. Sally & I launched Shooting Star last week for her 90th summer on Lake George. After a few […]

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June 2020 First Watch

Hi Members,
I hope this finds many of you preparing your boats for a social distancing cruise on the water! We are all blessed to be able to escape the tensions in our lives surrounding the Corona pandemic by spending time in, on, or around our boats.
As you are aware from the May First Watch, all […]

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May First Watch

May 2020 First Watch
Happy Spring fellow Adirondack Members!
~Thank you to Tom Carmel for putting together our recent Fourth Watch newsletter, which was emailed due to the Corona pandemic. If you did not receive that, please let me know and I will send you a copy. Also, you can find it on our chapter website https://acbs-adc.org/newsletter/  […]

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April First Watch

April First Watch 2020
 Hello fellow Adirondack chapter members,
We are all being impacted in many ways by the Corona pandemic. Like many of you,  I have lived through several wars, gas shortages and price gouging, interest rates above 16%, the dot com bubble burst, an enemy attack on our soil 9/11, the 2008 financial crisis and […]

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March First Watch

ACBS Adirondack Chapter First Watch March 2020

Hello fellow members,
I hope you all are having an enjoyable Winter. I’m sure you join me in looking forward to a great boating season this summer! By now you would have received our “Save the Date” postcard with 16 events to consider attending. Be sure to check our website’s […]

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2020 Calendar of Chapter Events

Save the Date
Feb 8         Tumblehome Boatshop Winter WorkshopMarch 1   BOD Meeting open to all members via ZoomApril 25   POSTPONED DUE TO THE CORONA PANDEMIC HackerCraft Boats Spring Workshop New date TBAJune 1      BOD Meeting open to all members via ZoomJune 6     POSTPONED DUE TO THE CORONA PANDEMIC […]

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Lake George Rendezvous – Friday Events

We lucked out with really great weather for the boat show weekend.  On Friday, there was a lake tour of the southern basin.  About ten boats gathered at the Lake George Village docks to participate, one of the best turnouts we have had in years.

A number of boats took off on their own during the […]

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Our 2018 Season Schedule

Be sure to check our calendar page for all upcoming events


Event / Activity





June 20

Keels or Wheels

Blue Water Manor Bolton Landing, NY

Ed & Jennifer Scheiber



 July 13-14

Fulton Chain Rendezvous

 Old Forge, NY

Robert Kidd



July 18

Keels or Wheels

The Algonquin     Bolton Landing, NY

Ed & Jennifer Scheiber



 Aug 2-5

 The Antique Boat Museum Show Trip

 Clayton, NY

Ed & Jennifer Scheiber



Aug 15

Keels or […]

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Calling All Volunteers!

The Adirondack chapter of the ACBS is hosting the 45th annual Lake George Rendezvous on August 24th/25th. Come join us 12 noon at the Algonquin on June 23rd for a brief informal meeting if you’re interested in helping out. This year all volunteers will receive a first edition ACBS embroidered hat as a thank you […]

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Attention Chapter Members

ATTENTION:  Chapter Members

Do we have your correct e-mail address?

We are trying to limit our expenses for printing and postage; if you do not receive e-mails from us already, please send an e-mail note to ACBS Headquarters hqs@acbs.org and copy our Membership Chairman, Ray Hull: rayhull@aol.com

We will gladly add your address to our list and welcome any questions, suggestions, editorial […]

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