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Women in Wind! with Greater Burlington Women’s Forum

August 16 @ 5:15 pm - 7:30 pm

 

Community Sailing Center

| $10 – $20

JOIN US for the GBWF’s 5th annual summer evening event: Women in Wind, in partnership with the Lake Champlain Community Sailing Centerand sponsored by Malia Paddling & Dragon Boat Racing ClubHalyard Brewing, and Honey Road.

–  Jump on board a sailboat, paddle board, canoe, dragon boat, or kayak and take a cruise around Burlington Bay

– Come see the new Community Sailing Center building!

–  Enjoy light fare & beverages, including ginger beer from Halyard Brewing (naturally fermented, organic, fair trade and gluten free), whileoverlooking beautiful Lake Champlain and network with women in our community

GBWF is committed to helping women connect. In the spirit of networking and mentoring, please consider inviting a young woman in your life to join you on the water.

We’ll have lots of boats and paddleboards on hand. Activities will be in two sessions: 5:30 to 6:10pm & 6:15 to 6:55pm. Snacks; drinks; and networking until 7:30pm.

Arrive at 5:15pm to sign up— first come, first served.

No need to print out the Eventbrite ticket as we’ll have your name on a list.

All activities will take place outdoors. The weather can be variable, so come prepared! Dress is active-casual (yoga pants, swim wear, comfortable clothes!).

Register today! This is one of our most popular events! $10-$20 suggested donation.

Parking. In the skate park lot, along Lake St., or at the public lot at the bottom of College St. (a 5 minute walk). There is also a new lot just outside of the new Sailing Center location just past the skate park lot. Bike or carpool if possible!

Because this is our rain date, if it rains on this day we will simply have to cancel. We will cancel in the case of a forecast of rain or severe thunderstorms. We’ll send an email to registered attendees either the day before or by noon of the day of the event as well as post it on Facebook. Please check your email and/or Facebook if there is inclement weather.

Special thanks to event partner Lake Champlain Community Sailing Center and event sponsors Malia Paddling & Dragon Boat Racing Club, providing Dragon Boats; Halyard Brewing, serving ginger beer; and Honey Road, providing light fare and wine. 

Our Founding Business Supporter is the legal firm of PRIMMER PIPER EGGLESTON & CRAMER PC, and our Community Supporter is DUNKIEL SAUNDERS, Our fiscal agent, Mercy Connections, provides fiscal oversight and tax-exempt status.

Details

Date:
August 16
Time:
5:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
$10 – $20
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/women-in-wind-tuesday-816-on-the-waterfront-registration-48095158915

Organizer

Greater Burlington Women’s Forum
Email:
btvwomen@gmail.com
Website:
http://www.btvwomen.org/

Venue

Community Sailing Center
505 Lake St
Burlington, VT 05401 United States
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Phone:
8028642499
Website:
http://communitysailingcenter.org/