Monthly Archives: June 2016

June 26 Board/Member Meeting and BBQ

We had a great turnout for our meetings and BBQ at the Town of Carrabassett Valley Town Park. We had a great turnout of 10 board members and 16 members-at-large for the BBQ and board meeting; members are always welcome at our meetings. On Sunday morning, Betsy Chapman led her Adventure Committee at a meeting about upcoming events, what other …

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South Bristol Cove Day, July 16th

What more could you ask for? The traffic coming and going wasn’t bad, the weather was perfect, the water warm (so to speak), the waves minimal for paddling (unless you were John Morey and ventured outside the island protection) and the food as always outstanding – and too much of it. Several people came early to enjoy a morning of …

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Golf at Lac Megantic, June 25, 2016

REPORT ON A GREAT DAY! As twelve CVOA golfers crossed the border into Canada Saturday morning June 25 to play golf at Club de Golf du Lac Megantic, the Canadian Customs officer told us to expect a great day since the course was in terrific shape. And he was right. Jim Myatt won both closest to the pin on holes #2 …

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CVOA 'Take a Hike' Guide Book… Ever popular…..

Ever popular….. We have guides on hand at the range; members can purchase them at a discounted price: $10.00 plus tax. They are also available at many local businesses for $15.00 plus tax. ~ Peg Bickford

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Welcome Pat McBrien!

  Patrick and Tiffany Our new Webmaster…. After three years of diligent attention to our web site, Cliff George has moved on to other projects. We are very fortunate to have found a talented and enthusiastic webmaster to continue what Cliff has developed. Pat McBrien joined CVOA and the Range last year, and although he lives in Winthrop, Massachusetts, he …

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Montreal Bike Trip Gets Rave Reviews!

The twenty nine members who ventured to Montreal last weekend were blessed with amazingly warm sunny weather all four days. We explored the city by bike on curbed bike trails right along busy streets, and paved bike paths along canals, bridges, city parks, and onto islands in the Saint Lawrence. Lachine Canal, Atwater Market, The Botanical Gardens, Olympic Stadium, a …

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Route 27 Valley Pre Marathon Cleanup Went Extremely Well

Route 27 Valley Cleanup Saturday, May 14th   Pre-Marathon Cleanup Spurred by CVOA   Like they have for over 15 years now, members of CVOA bent their backs and lent their time to help clean up the 13 miles of Rt. 27 in Carrabassett Valley that is part of the Sugarloaf Marathon route.  It’s estimated that the combined efforts of …

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Memorial Weekend Shoot and Fundraiser brought in $153

      CVOA Range Memorial Weekend Shoot and Fundraiser brought in $153 for the Stratton and Eustis Foodbank along with a variety of foodstuffs.  The shoot started at 9am and went beyond our scheduled end time to accommodate all the shooters!  There were many familiar faces and some new members and guests.  Though the weather was overcast, the temps …

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