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NBBC Open House and Season Kickoff Celebration!

May 18, 2014

| Free admission, $5 for brunch

Everyone’s invited Sunday, May 18th to celebrate the beginning of another great season with the North Brooklyn Boat Club at our Open House & 2014 Season Kickoff Celebration! We’ll have brunch, a camping cook-off competition, public paddling, nautical crafts, Environmental Education Shed activities, garden plot sign-up and compost program info!! A great opportunity to renew your membership for 2014 and get active with NBBC!

Boatyard Brunch! 11am – 1pm Cost: $5
Your choice of Egg-in-a-Hole with bacon or steel-cut oats fancy style with fruit and nuts
We’ll also have coffee, mimosas* and fresh beignets! Once brunch ends we will be grilling hot dogs and selling beer*!

Camp Cook-Off!

The Great Camp Cook-off! 1pm – 2pm
If you’ve got that competitive spirit – bring your best, most delicious camping recipes to the Great Camp Cook-Off!

-Pack your ingredients and camp stove as you would for a camping trip.
-Set up and prepare your dish.
-Our judges will taste for all around deliciousness, originality, and ease of preparation.
-Win prizes!
-Share your love of camping and camp cooking with others.

Space is limited so don’t delay!
To sign-up for the camp cook-off competition contact, Lisa Nett, lmnett@gmail.com

Ongoing Throughout the Day:

-Public Paddling in canoes to the mouth of Newtown Creek
-Nautical Crafts Demos and Activities
-Environmental Ed-Shed Activities
-Garden Plot Sign-Up
-Compost program info
-Membership sign-up and swag for sale

* No consumption of alcohol before participating in the public paddle.


May 18, 2014
Free admission, $5 for brunch


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North Brooklyn Boat Club
49 Ash St.
Brooklyn, NY 11222 United States
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