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August 2017 Picnic
NOTE: THE AUGUST 2017 PICNIC WILL BE HELD ON THE 4th Wednesday!
Please join the Finger Lakes Section for our Annual Family Picnic on Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 2:00PM at the Cheerful Valley Campground in Phelps, NY. http://www.cheerfulvalleycampground.com/travel.html Our hosts, Craig and Linda Hutchings have once again offered their hospitality by reserving the pavilion for us. Please bring a dish to pass, place settings, drinks and the meat will be provided. Send your response to Linda, MRSHUTCHSR@aol.com, so we know if you're coming and what dish you're bringing. *****The traditional horseshoe tournament will start as soon as we have enough people gathered.***** BRING: bathing suits if you'd like to use the pool, fishing gear if you want to try your luck in the stream and any fun outdoor toys or games you'd like to share. Be aware that we will take a Group Portrait after dinner so don't leave before that happens.
Remember - Please RSVP to MrsHutchSr@aol.com and let her know what dish you'll be bringing.
NEWS FLASH: The Workshop website has been updated with Instructors for 2018! If you can’t decide which class to take, you can now register online and choose later. Get your deposit in to hold a place for next year. You don’t want to miss it! www.ppsnysworkshop.com
UPCOMING EVENTS: Sunday, August 20: 6:00PM - Milky Way Pot Luck Dinner and Photo Meetup at Hemlock Lake - Elisa Knataitis came up with the idea of an outing to Hemlock Lake to photograph the Milky Way and use the techniques she learned in Joe LeFevre's class at Workshop. After Elisa contacted Jim Hooper, who lives about four minutes from Hemlock Lake, he generously offered to host a pot luck dinner that evening for those who'd like to join us. After dinner we'll all head out to the perfect spot for photographing the Milky Way around 8:30 or so. This date is just before the new moon so it should be really dark and perfect for photographing the stars. We're inviting Finger Lakes members, class members, and only a few guests, to keep the number manageable. If you bring a guest please include just one if possible. BRING: Dish to pass and drinks to share Photographic equipment Jim's address is 4616 Cole Road Hemlock NY firstname.lastname@example.org
om 585-354-3421 is Jim's phone number just in case you get lost. Get directions from google or email Jim. If you'd like to attend the photo session only, you can meet us at the north end of the lake. We can coordinate a time later. We have set up a rain date for Friday, July 25, but let's hope for clear weather!
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