Category Archives: General

General communications from the Commodore and Executive

Winterized

Photo credit: Andrew Phinney.   I had inquired how it was going with getting the moorings done.     I read about the breakdowns and weather issues.    Andrew sent me this.    Great Shot.     We have not … Continue reading

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Last general meeting of the year on Tuesday Oct 16 at 7:30, clubhouse

Last general meeting of the year will be held at the clubhouse on Tuesday at 7:30. All members welcomed.

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Website updates

The website has been updated to provide information on mooring tags, winterization and mooring standards. Check it out under the menu choice “info for members/mooring standards” at http://www.renforthboatclub.com/activities/mooring-standards/

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Mooring tagging and winterization is here!

Please check your email (or junk folders) for specific emails relating to: 1. Mooring winterization 2. Mooring Tags Very important that you adhere to standards… save lots of frustration in the spring. Thanks

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Maintenance is in motion – help needed

See your email for help requests on the following: rail system maintenance workboat decommissioning when we help each other anything is possible

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RBC Exec meeting Sep 18 at 7:30

main agenda item is schedule of events now into earlier Nov about haulouts, mooring, winterizing

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Eric and Val’s (Phinney) travels

If you would like to keep up on the travels of Eric and Val Phinney you will find information: on their blog at http://tevah.renforth.net/ and travel detail at www.marinetraffic.com (and search on vessel TEVAH).

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Corn Boil is re-scheduled for Friday Sept 7 not Saturday as originally planned

Corn Boil is re-scheduled for Friday Sept 7, not Saturday as originally planned.

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RBC Annual Corn Boil set for Saturday Sep 8

Watch  for details in an email to follow

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Saint John Dragon Boat Festival Aug 25 work has begun.

You will see lots of buoys spread around the boat yard in the next number of days as RBC is doing its annual support of the SJ Dragon Boat Festival.  In the next few days we have to put buoys … Continue reading

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The next ArbySea, new work boat

RBC has purchased (and launched) a new work boat, the ArbySea. RBC Gallows has been relocated to provide better accesses to the RBC docks More details in a newsletter.

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Gallows Work party for Monday July 9 18:30

Lots of hands on deck to move boat bunks around. check your email.

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Can these boats float?

As you can see the water is still rising each date.    This graph is from 0825 this morning.    I took the pictures yesterday.      There is a significant amount of debris floating under our boats.     … Continue reading

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Kevin Wright

With sadness we must announce the passing of another long time member.   Kevin Wright passed away today.   We will post the arrangements as soon as we know them.

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Dorothy Walker

Dorothy Walker passed away early this morning.   George and family are making arrangements through Brenans for a funeral service on Wednesday at 11:00am at St James the Less Church.    Reception to follow in the church hall.

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