The boats are all stored and the doors have been locked for the season.
We finished the work parties on October 25th, and a hand full of Board Members stowed the last few boats away on November 2nd.
Thomas Shaw was a great help this year, always showing up willing to work – he did an outstanding job this fall.
Member Dennis Harrod offered to put his Cape Cod home building skills to use by re-roofing our wishing well, located by the entrance, with cedar shakes. In an e-mail he said he heard, “Some members believe we should scrap the whole well, but I like it, and I think many others identify with it.” Very true, Dennis. That’s what keeps this club a best kept secret!
In the end, we stashed about eight 420’s in the Owahgena room. We couldn’t leave it empty as planned, but it seemed like good karma – that space was made for the sailboats…