Take the Family Sailing


By Ryan Nagel

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

Weekly on Friday at 5:30 PM until 9:30 PM from June 3, 2011 until July 8, 2011

Location: Orchard Point Marina, Dock A, Fern Ridge Reservoir

Phone: 541-682-5329

Link: http://www.eugene-or.gov/recenroll

Event Description

The City of Eugene Outdoor Program invites families with children age 8 and older to join a sailing instructor for a sail on evening breezes as the sunlight fades. No sailing experience required. Bring a picnic dinner, place settings and drinks in non-breakable containers and we'll stop for dinner. This is an alcohol-free event.

Meet at Orchard Point Marina, Dock A, Fern Ridge Reservoir.

Family sails are every Friday, 5:30-9:30 p.m., June 3-July 8, July 29, and August 5 and 19. A Family Sail on August 27 is from 5-8:30 p.m.

The cost is $20 per person; $15 for the August 27 sail. Lane County parking fee is $3/day or $30/season. Register online.

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