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Future Events

February, 2018

Monday
19
Presidents' Day
Tuesday
20
2 hours from DC - out 66, N on I-81, W. on 522, left on 127 to T.O. (Manassas to T.O. = 1 hr 20 min
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meet at T.O. WVa Rte 127 @ 10:45. 800 cfs - dress for cold - possibly meet Manassas or closer in. email RKnipling@aol.com if coming.
Ron‘s cell(on Tues) 703 304-3887
Tuesday
20
Piney Branch Elementary School Pool
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These open pool sessions are for practice only. No instruction is provided. Cost is $20 per session, or $180 for the full season, cash or checks only. Your boat and gear must be clean. A hose is available at the pool. Text Ron for more information.
Saturday
24
Angler's / C&O Canal
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This is a Great Falls Foundation event. Part of the Paddle-the-Potomac Race Series.
Sunday
25
Susan Sherrod's house
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This is an indoor session for new trip coordinators. We also invite old hands to come and talk about their experiences. A pot luck dinner will follow the training session. Bring a dish to share or your favorite beverage.
Monday
26
Clara Barton Community Center
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Call it an evening with Barb Brown. Not only will she run the meeting, but Barb will entertain us with her superb slide show documenting the history of CCA. Come in from the cold and join us. Barb’s photographic talent is always worth seeing.
Tuesday
27
Piney Branch Elementary School Pool
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These open pool sessions are for practice only. No instruction is provided. Cost is $20 per session, or $180 for the full season, cash or checks only. Your boat and gear must be clean. A hose is available at the pool. Text Ron for more information.
Wednesday
28
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Please let Joan Goodbody know if you intend to submit an article, with photos if you have them, and how much space you think you need. It helps her to plan the layout.

March, 2018

Saturday
3
Just ENE of Baltimore, between US 1 and US 40 -
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Below Baltimore‘s Loch Raven Dam - difficult to find with water - Coordinated by Tony Allred - tony.allred@gmail.com(410) 255-2895
Saturday
3
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Sleepy Creek, or something that has water in it. After the paddle we go contra dancing.
Tuesday
6
Piney Branch Elementary School Pool
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These open pool sessions are for practice only. No instruction is provided. Cost is $20 per session, or $180 for the full season, cash or checks only. Your boat and gear must be clean. A hose is available at the pool. Text Ron for more information.
Saturday
10
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Coordinated by the MCC‘s Bob Raab - 301 874-6398
Sunday
11
Daylight Savings Time Begins
Tuesday
13
Piney Branch Elementary School Pool
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These open pool sessions are for practice only. No instruction is provided. Cost is $20 per session, or $180 for the full season, cash or checks only. Your boat and gear must be clean. A hose is available at the pool. Text Ron for more information.
Saturday
17
St Patrick's Day
Saturday
17
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River will depend on cfs. Maury-Goshen Pass, Savage<500cfs, Stonycreek <1000cfs, Upper Big Sandy. Looking for paddlers with subject river experience. Contact Ross Dence: ross.dence@gmail.com or 202 641-6693.
Sunday
18
Susan Sherrod's House
Tuesday
20
Vernal Equinox
Tuesday
20
Piney Branch Elementary School Pool
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These open pool sessions are for practice only. No instruction is provided. Cost is $20 per session, or $180 for the full season, cash or checks only. Your boat and gear must be clean. A hose is available at the pool. Text Ron for more information.
Thursday
22
MANASSAS - off I-66, Rte 234 N - Vandor Lane Cul-de-sac next to Wyndham Garden Hotel.
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See AW MOOREFIELD CANYON
Saturday
24
near Johnstown, Penna
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- on both March 24 & 25 Jim Pruitt - jim.pruitt@gmail.com
Tuesday
27
Piney Branch Elementary School Pool
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These open pool sessions are for practice only. No instruction is provided. Cost is $20 per session, or $180 for the full season, cash or checks only. Your boat and gear must be clean. A hose is available at the pool. Text Ron for more information.
Friday
30
Good Friday
Saturday
31
Passover (1st Day)
Saturday
31
Vandor Lane Cul-de-sac next to Wyndham Garden hotel.
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Class II+ (III) nr Wardensville, WV. Quite likely lack of H2O will send us on to H or M, also II+ (III) runs. Meet at Manassas at 8:00. Pls sign on w/ me - esp. as change of river is in the air.

April, 2018

Sunday
1
Easter Sunday
Saturday
7
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Class 3 boating on rivers in western Virginia near Staunton, such as North, Bullpasture, Maury or Irish Creek.
Sat 7 to Sun 8 April
Saturday
7
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Looking for someone to coordinate this Sat and Sunday release - single-day or the whole weekend - please contact Alf Cooley if you can organize this trip.
Saturday
14
Camping at Teeters Campground
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Charlie Duffy will teach ACA Level 4 (up to Class III) Kayaking - most likely on the Dry Fork of the Cheat in WV. Instruction will concentrate on developing strong class III boating skills. Contact Charlie for more information.
Saturday
14
Seneca Landing/Riley's Lock
Sunday
15
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Follow-up from the Intermediate Clinic. Class III/IV.
Saturday
21
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MCC Trip organized by Dean & Lori Geis - tel: (443) 250-0864, lori.dean.geis@gmail.com
Saturday
21
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Looking for someone to coordinate this Sat and Sunday release - single-day or the whole weekend - please contact Alf Cooley if you can organize this trip.
Saturday
21
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River Canoeing (tandem or solo, this class will assume basic flat water skills) / Instruction provided by CKAPCO: Instructor Brendan Fitzpatrick
Saturday
28
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You must have completed a full SWR class prior to taking this refresher course. The class will be all hands on, very little of it on land. Standard boating gear is required. Little Falls is the location.
Monday
30
Clara Barton Community Center
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Steve Taylor we be with us to discuss “Why do Drownings continue from Swimming in the Potomac Gorge?" Steve has been part of our local paddling community since the late 70s. He is a scientist who worked on protecting rivers from hydropower projects.

May, 2018

Saturday
5
Cinco de Mayo
Saturday
5
Myersville McDonald's - consolidate boats at 8:00 and head on by 8:30
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Top Yough or equivalent. Creeking! For advanced boaters only - need to be able to boof.
Saturday
5
Trap Pond State Park Campground
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On Saturday we will paddle in the morning then play in the Ocean in the afternoon. On Sunday we will choose a slightly longer paddling route.
Saturday
5
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Looking for someone to coordinate this Sat and Sunday release - single-day or the whole weekend - please contact Alf Cooley if you can organize this trip.
Saturday
5
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Also Sunday May 6 - Cheat River Festival listed with BRV
Trip looking for a Leader - (11 Jan)
Sunday
6
Trap Pond State Park Campground
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On Saturday we will paddle in the morning then play in the Ocean in the afternoon. On Sunday we will choose a slightly longer paddling route.
Saturday
12
Great Falls C&O Canal NHP
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This is a class II/III whitewater race. It is not suitable for beginners.
Sunday
13
Mother's Day
Saturday
19
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Looking for someone to coordinate this Sat and Sunday release - single-day or the whole weekend - please contact Alf Cooley if you can organize this trip.
Saturday
19
Great Falls National Park
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A Great Falls Foundation event. Part of the Potomac River Celebration.
Saturday
19
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A Great Falls Foundation event. Part of the Potomac River Celebration.
Sunday
20
Seneca Landing/Riley's Lock
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Part of the Potomac River Celebration. No experience is necessary. Bring water, snacks and a change of clothes. You may get wet. Canoes and kayaks will be provided by Calleva. Experienced volunteers are needed to help paddlers and at registration.
Sunday
20
Angler's / C&O Canal
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A Great Falls Foundation event. Part of the Potomac River Celebration.
Friday
25
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BRV Trip - Teeters On The Cheat, Co-led by Courtney Caldwell - through Monday, May 28. Multiple trips - LI through Advanced
Monday
28
Memorial Day

June, 2018

Friday
1
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Paddle the Greenbriar with a shuttle via a train pulled by a steam locomotive. The campground we will stay at is right on the river. Participants are responsible for camping fees and train tickets.
Saturday
2
Myersville McDonald's then up to the Savage River Dam above Bloomington
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Looking for someone to coordinate this Sat and Sunday release - single-day or the whole weekend - please contact Alf Cooley if you can organize this trip.
Saturday
2
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Paddle the Greenbriar with a shuttle via a train pulled by a steam locomotive. The campground we will stay at is right on the river. Participants are responsible for camping fees and train tickets.
Sunday
3
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Paddle the Greenbriar with a shuttle via a train pulled by a steam locomotive. The campground we will stay at is right on the river. Participants are responsible for camping fees and train tickets.
Saturday
9
Seneca Landing/Riley's Lock
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This class is for people who have little or no experience paddling a canoe. Canoes, paddles and life jackets will be provided. Bring lunch, water, sturdy shoes and a change of clothes. You may get wet.
Sunday
10
Patuxent Wetland Park - Boat Ramp at End of Road
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Bring your binoculars for some bird watching. This flatwater paddle takes us through part of the Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary with a stop at a museum along the way. After the paddle you have the option of joining us for dinner at a seafood restaurant.
Sunday
17
Father's Day
Thursday
21
Summer Solstice
Monday
25
Clara Barton Community Center
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Continuing our tradition of showcasing our local environmental warriors, we have invited the Potomac Riverkeeper to brief us on our watersheds challenges and what they are doing. Our guest speaker will be Dean Naujoks. Let‘s give him a warm welcome.
Saturday
30
Algonkian Regional Park - Follow signs to Boat Ramp.
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This is a full day of paddling with a leisurely stop on an island for a picnic lunch and a swim. You may want to bring a folding chair for sitting on the beach. I plan to bring a grill. This is a nice family trip.

July, 2018

Sunday
1
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Looking for someone to coordinate this Sat and Sunday release - single-day or the whole weekend - please contact Alf Cooley if you can organize this trip.
Wednesday
4
Independence Day
Saturday
14
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Beginning Whitewater (tandem or solo, builds on river canoeing and flat water classes Mark Wray will be providing in late Spring early Summer) / Instruction provided by CKAPCO: Instructor Brendan Fitzpatrick
Saturday
21
Lock 5 GPS 38.939769, -77.121638
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A Great Falls Foundation event. Part of the Paddle-the-Potomac Race Series.

August, 2018

Saturday
18
Great Falls C&O Canal NHP
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A Potomac Festival Event
Saturday
18
Rockwood Manor Park
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Great Falls Race awards will be presented. Party includes food, drinks, music, displays and events.
Sunday
19
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A Great Falls Foundation event. Part of the Potomac Festival. Time and location have not been set.
Monday
20
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A Great Falls Foundation event. Part of the Potomac River Celebration. Time and location have not been set.
Saturday
25
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Intermediate whitewater (tandem or solo, builds on beginning whitewater) / Instruction provided by CKAPCO: Instructor Jordan Taylor

September, 2018

Monday
3
Labor Day
Friday
7
Cape Henlopen State Park
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Paddle along the shore of Delaware Bay, do a little surf kayaking, hike the nature trails, swim in the ocean or just lay out on the beach. After a day in the sun, evenings can be spent at nearby Rehoboth Beach or you can relax around the campfire.
Saturday
8
Cape Henlopen State Park
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Paddle along the shore of Delaware Bay, do a little surf kayaking, hike the nature trails, swim in the ocean or just lay out on the beach. After a day in the sun, evenings can be spent at nearby Rehoboth Beach or you can relax around the campfire.
Sunday
9
Cape Henlopen State Park
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Paddle along the shore of Delaware Bay, do a little surf kayaking, hike the nature trails, swim in the ocean or just lay out on the beach. After a day in the sun, evenings can be spent at nearby Rehoboth Beach or you can relax around the campfire.
Monday
10
Rosh Hashanah (1st Day)
Wednesday
19
Yom Kippur
Saturday
22
Autumnal Equinox
Sunday
23
Mallows Bay Park - Address is a little off. If using GPS drive a bit further down the road.
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Paddle through the graveyard of over 100 ships dating from the Revolutionary War to Word War I. The afternoon start is so that we can catch the low tide. No shuttle required.
Saturday
29
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Looking for someone to coordinate this Sat and Sunday release - single-day or the whole weekend - please contact Alf Cooley if you can organize this trip. Usually 1,000 cfs down a narrow valley - excellent boat control mandatory.

October, 2018

Monday
8
Columbus Day
Saturday
13
Mason Neck State Park
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Bring your binoculars for some bird watching. You may spot a few Bald Eagles! A small park entrance will be charged.
Wednesday
31
Halloween

November, 2018

Sunday
4
Daylight Savings Time Ends
Tuesday
6
Election Day
Sunday
11
Veterans Day / Remembrance Day
Thursday
22
Thanksgiving

December, 2018

Monday
3
Hanukkah (1st Day)
Friday
7
Clara Barton Community Center
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Bring your gear to sell or swap. Bring a dish to share. CCA will provide drinks. Bring your friends. All are welcome.
Friday
21
Winter Solstice
Tuesday
25
Christmas
Wednesday
26
Kwanzaa (1st Day)

January, 2019

Tuesday
1
New Years Day
Monday
21
Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday

February, 2019

Thursday
14
Valentine's Day
Monday
18
Presidents' Day

March, 2019

Sunday
10
Daylight Savings Time Starts
Sunday
17
St Patrick's Day
Wednesday
20
Vernal Equinox

April, 2019

Friday
19
Good Friday
Saturday
20
Passover (1st Day)
Sunday
21
Easter Sunday

May, 2019

Sunday
5
Cinco de Mayo
Sunday
12
Mother's Day
Monday
27
Memorial Day

June, 2019

Sunday
16
Father's Day
Friday
21
Summer Solstice

July, 2019

Thursday
4
Independence Day

September, 2019

Monday
2
Labor Day
Monday
23
Autumnal Equinox
Monday
30
Rosh Hashanah (1st Day)

October, 2019

Wednesday
9
Yom Kippur
Monday
14
Columbus Day
Thursday
31
Halloween

November, 2019

Sunday
3
Daylight Savings Time Ends
Monday
11
Veterans Day / Remembrance Day
Thursday
28
Thanksgiving

December, 2019

Saturday
21
Winter Solstice
Monday
23
Hanukkah (1st Day)
Wednesday
25
Christmas
Thursday
26
Kwanzaa (1st Day)

January, 2020

Wednesday
1
New Years Day
Monday
20
Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday

February, 2020

Friday
14
Valentine's Day
Monday
17
Presidents' Day

March, 2020

Sunday
8
Daylight Savings Time Begins
Tuesday
17
St Patrick's Day
Thursday
19
Vernal Equinox

April, 2020

Thursday
9
Passover (1st Day)
Friday
10
Good Friday
Sunday
12
Easter Sunday

May, 2020

Tuesday
5
Cinco de Mayo
Sunday
10
Mother's Day
Monday
25
Memorial Day

June, 2020

Saturday
20
Summer Solstice
Sunday
21
Father's Day

July, 2020

Saturday
4
Independence Day

September, 2020

Monday
7
Labor Day
Saturday
19
Rosh Hashanah (1st Day)
Tuesday
22
Autumnal Equinox
Monday
28
Yom Kippur

October, 2020

Monday
12
Columbus Day
Saturday
31
Halloween

November, 2020

Sunday
1
Daylight Savings Time Ends
Tuesday
3
Election Day
Wednesday
11
Veterans Day / Remembrance Day
Thursday
26
Thanksgiving

December, 2020

Friday
11
Hanukkah (1st Day)
Monday
21
Winter Solstice
Friday
25
Christmas
Saturday
26
Kwanzaa (1st Day)

January, 2021

Friday
1
New Years Day