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25th Annual Wooden Boat Festival, Aug.23-26

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 Afloat and ashore, there will be a floating exhibition of wooden boats, displays, hands-on boatbuilding and demonstrations, including knot tying and marlinspike seamanship. Hear some sea shanties (and sing along) or join in the workshops, listen to maritime storytellers, explore our replica of an 18th century Spanish long boat, check out the exquisite kayaks or join in the races on Saturday and Sunday.
25th Annual Wooden Boat Festival

Family fun will include the ever-popular Kid’s boatbuilding and Family Boatbuilding where families & youth groups will build 12-foot boats. The launch will take place on Sunday, August 26 at approximately 1430 hours.

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Volunteers  Needed

Gain important work experience or just become involved in the Wooden Boat Society by volunteering to help set up and participating in our festival. To view a list of available positions: Select Here

To become involved or obtain more information e-mail Dale Gagne

Thursday, August 23 – Sunday, August 26, 2012, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Granville Island, Vancouver, BC (map)

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