JOIN US FOR AN EDUCATIONAL CRUISE
ON THE DELAWARE RIVER
Aboard the Benjamin Franklin Yacht
Start Safe Boating Week with
a Buffet Dinner and
Wednesday, 23 May 2018
Rain or Shine
Narrators are R/C
Bill McManimen and P/DEO Jim Heckman from Main Line Power Squadron. Traditional
and electronic methods of navigation will be presented.
During this trip you will
enjoy a delightful, full course dinner on the lower dining deck of the Ben
Franklin. The informative and exciting
narration by Jim and Bill will focus on aids to navigation, piloting, and chart
work using a hand held compass, GPS, and plotting our position on Delaware
River Chart 12312. On the return trip
you will see lighted aids, ranges and navigation lights on the big ships.
Bring your neighbors and friends
reservations by sending a check in the amount of $35.00 for each adult payable
to Delhigh Power Squadron to Michele Ellis, 1229 Vermont Ave, Allentown,
PA 18103 (610-972-1549). List the name of each guest and e-mail
address. ($15.00 for children under 12)
We will have tickets available at the April and May Delhigh
Directions: The Ben Franklins departs from 401 N.
Columbus Blvd. which is just north of the Ben Franklins Bridge. South on I-95: take the right hand lane at exit 22 for
Callowhill St. At the bottom of the off
ramp, turn left on Callowhill St. and go several blocks. Turn left on N. Columbus Blvd. You will almost immediately come upon the
parking lot at #401 where you will find ample parking. Coming north on I-95: use exit #20, turn left
onto Columbus Blvd. Parking lot is just
north of Dave & Buster’s Restaurant.
Sponsored by Delaware River, Delhigh, Kingsway and
Main Line Power Squadrons