Next meeting: Wed, Dec 31 1969
Next beach dive: :-(
Next wreck dive: :-(
March minutes for 2012
The Dive Club Minutes – March 6, 2012 President June Dawson opened the meeting at 8:15 pm. The minutes from the February meeting read and accepted. June introduced the new Beach Committee Chair Phil Mazzella who discussed the beach dives planned for the first half of the dive season. There will be two beach dives per month, spaced around the planned one wreck dive per month. The exact dates, times and locations will be included in the upcoming newsletters and on the web page once the dates are finalized with the Wreck Diving Committee. June asked the membership for suggestions for beach and wreck dives that they would like to participate in. Guy Zummo and Vinny Radziul discussed the July 6-7 Dutch Springs dive and onsite camping. More info will follow upcoming newsletters. LIDA/Historical Diving Society – Steve Burke, Bob Auteri and Bob Rusnak discussed the upcoming BTS show. Also discussed was the free Ponquogue Bridge parking pass to LIDA members. LIDA will notify members of this pass through emails and on their web page. LIDA renewals will be accepted at BTS and will run for a calendar year. The Second Annual Scuba Flea Market will be held at the Knights of Columbus on Broadway in Lindenhurst on April 28, from 8:30 am to 4:30, and will feature scuba, boating, fishing and paint ball items. Nick Sarro introduced the meeting’s presenter, Mark Smith. Mark has been a bottle collector for 40 years and a presenter for 30 years. Mark discussed the history of local bottles, their distinguishing marks and displayed numerous bottles collected locally. Mark recommended antiquebottles.net as a good source for bottle identification. Thank you Mark for an informative and interesting presentation. Minutes recorded by Guy Zummo