The Bilge Pump

Volume 2 Issue 7 August 2005

Message from the President

I hope everyone has it on the calendar to attend our 3rd Annual WBA Rendezvous at Lynn Creek Marina on Joe Pool Lake this SATURDAY (August 13th).  Remember, you don’t have to bring a boat to have a good time!  Call Mark at (214) 403-3851 with any questions.

Our joint WBA/ ACBS Southwest Chapter Lewisville Lake Ride’N Show is also coming up this month.  This will be August 26-28th at Sneaky Pete’s.  Please be sure to send in your reservations for dinner on Friday evening.  Call Dick Peterson at (214) 850-5412 or Bob Van Guilder at (214) 957-3692 with any questions.

Our next meeting will be Thursday, August 18th at 7:30 p.m. Directions to our meeting location can be found on the website

Bob Van Guilder will be presenting a slide show of photos taken at Club Events from the past few years, and Robin McGeorge will be providing refreshments. 

At the meeting we will be seeking volunteers for the Nominations Committee and the Banquet Committee.   So, here’s your chance to “Just Do It Something!”

Upcoming WBA Presentations

Thursday August 18th               Presentation by Bob VanGuilder

                        Thursday September 15th          Presentation by Richard Haug

Upcoming Boating Events          

Saturday, August 13th            -           National Marina Day - 3rd Annual WBA Rendezvous at Lynn Creek Marina on Joe Pool Lake. Launching begins @ 8:00 a.m.


Friday-Sunday, August 26-28th -       WBA/ACBS Southwest Chapter 3rd Annual Lewisville Lake Ride ‘n Show. Contacts:  Dick Peterson & Bob VanGuilder

Monday-Saturday, Sept. 12-17th - 30th International ACBS Annual Meeting & Boat Show. Lake of the Ozarks, MO

Friday-Sunday, Sept. 30th-Oct. 2nd – ACBS Southwest Chapter Austin Area Wooden Boat Show at Lake LBJ. Contact Ed Ueckert @

Monday, October 10th - WBA at the State Fair of Texas. Contact: Walter Hill 

Pre-Meeting Gathering

                                            For a light meal, libation, and tall tales, join us @ 5:30 p.m. at

The Midway Point

12801 Midway Rd., 75244

(SWC Midway & LBJ)