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Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Wed Aug 28, 2019 3:36 am
by neel thompson
Come on Tom... Think it over.... No boat required....You can drive to TN with one hand.....You can eat spaghetti with one hand......You can be "The Lead Singer" Saturday night with one hand..….If not, you will be greatly missed. Take Care,,, Neel

Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Wed Aug 28, 2019 5:13 am
by Roberta
Tom. I will bring my guitar and we can sing a duet together. Please be there.

Roberta :D :D :D :D :D

Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Wed Aug 28, 2019 9:54 am
by Bill Edmundson
Tom

I blew out my shoulder one year. I had surgery and I think I was still in a sling. I couldn't bring a boat that year. I don't have a boat ready this year. But, I do have more Pepper Mead! I'll give you a takeout bottle.

Bill

Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Wed Aug 28, 2019 12:34 pm
by Bill Edmundson
Ken

All of these one arm comments apply to you too. Well.... except the singing part!?

Bill

Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Wed Aug 28, 2019 4:32 pm
by kens
Bill Edmundson wrote:
Wed Aug 28, 2019 12:34 pm
Ken

All of these one arm comments apply to you too. Well.... except the singing part!?

Bill
Not just my arm, but money is tight, as well as testing/studying.
I'm declared myself totally OUT of the aircraft maintenance business. I have applied for early social security.
I am currently taking courses for 6-pack USCG Captain/tow endorsement, and likely Inland Master Captain.
Besides all the USCG exams, and a bad arm, I got to :
Get a Merchant Marine physical,
drug test,
TWIC background check,
CPR,
First Aid endorsement,
more classes,
more tests,
Bring the Double Eagle up to fishing/charter/dive boat safety regs.
And the office handling my stuff is in Florida (where the current storm is headed) to put another wrench in the gears.
Sorry, I got a full plate right now.

Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Wed Aug 28, 2019 7:10 pm
by Bill Edmundson
Ken, We understand.

Bill

Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Thu Aug 29, 2019 7:32 am
by Tom J
I just made reservations for floating cabin 14! You all will have to put up with this phantom boat builder for yet another year without a boat. I plan on hitching a boat ride for the Friday run and look forward to seeing everyone and all of the boats I lust over at this gathering. I can't tell you how much I appreciate the experience and knowledge so many of you have offered to me. I will bring my baklava and off tone voice and know that this weekend will recharge the spirit. Looking forward to seeing you!

Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Thu Aug 29, 2019 8:18 am
by Roberta
Super Happy you will be there, Tom.

Roberta :D :D :D

Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Thu Aug 29, 2019 8:22 am
by Bill Edmundson
Tom

Glad you decided to come.

Bill

Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Thu Aug 29, 2019 8:23 am
by Bill Edmundson
We know there are many more. We just have not seen commitments yet. Let us know!

FL #1 Steve Parker
FL #2 Bill and Lauren Edmundson, Bartender 24 (6), 9/12-15
FL #3 Jim Jatho
FL #4
FL #5 Adam and Melody Amundson
FL #6 Dr. Bryan Johnson
FL #7 Roberta & Rich Hegy Torpedo (2), 9/12-15
FL #8 Bob & Katie Brandenstein Malahini (4), 9/12-15
FL #9 Matt Hood & Dad
FL #10
FL #11 Not One
FL #12 Matt and Heather B Malahini (4) 9/12-15
FL #13 Not One
FL #14 Tom Juring
FL #15
FL #16 Not One
FL #17 Chassidy Choate
FL #18 Wheeler

Land
L#1
L#2 Bob Sorci
L#3
L#4
L#5
L#6 Raye Turner, Kevin Brown & Christen Morris
L#7 Neel Thompson & Craig, Damn Glass Boat (4), 9/9-15
L#11
L#12
L#? Taylor Barto and Alisha



RV
Butch & Paula Barto, Tahoe 24 (7), 9/10 - 16
John and Millie Amundson


Likely Someplace:
Mike Maddox and company, Utility
Ray Mackey and wife On Boat, True Grit
Keith McLean On Boat
Curt Gard (No, On the Great Loop)
Bob Maskel and Vickie? , Sea Knight (4)
Bob & Linda Smith? , Hybrid Mahogany (6), 9/13-16
John Holmes, Gentry (2), 9/13-15
Ken & Flor Shotts, Probably out this year. Ken hurt himself and has surgery 9/5.

If you have to cancel, please let us know! Hales Bar has never charged us a cancelation fee. But, we can usually rebook the cabin.

Other Things: Thursday Dinner will probably be on the upper deck of the floating restaurant. Friday lunch will probably be at Big River in Chattanooga after the first half of the boat run. Friday and Saturday dinner will probably be on the floating patio. We'll figure the rest out later.

Bill

Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Fri Aug 30, 2019 1:13 pm
by neel thompson
Great news Tom.... I'm happy you saw the light.... That's the good news, and the bad is that Ken is not coming. Ken, maybe Flor could come without you. We need her to sell raffle tickets to boost the kitty !! We will miss you.

Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Fri Aug 30, 2019 3:38 pm
by Bill Edmundson
I wish we had a like or smile button. :)

Bill

Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Sat Aug 31, 2019 3:12 pm
by gaffrig24
There's a rumor that the restuarant may be closing this weekend. Spaghetti dinner may have to find another location. I'll go by there later for a brew or 12 and try to find out what's going on.

Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Sat Aug 31, 2019 7:07 pm
by gaffrig24
Restaurant is closing tomorrow. Dont know if room will be available. Might want to check with new marina management.

Re: Who's Going and Where

Posted: Sat Aug 31, 2019 8:06 pm
by Bill Edmundson
Thanks Keith. We'll check.

Bill