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Old 06-24-2019, 09:05 PM   #1
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Default Lighting Bug Paddle, Friday, June 28th, Lake Newport, Mill Creek Park



***Park is asking for registrations by Wednesday the 26th. Please call 330.740.7114 ext. 282.

Lighting Bug Paddle-Hosted by Mill Creek Metro Parks
Our Trip Leader is Ray Novotny
When-Friday June 28th
Rain Date of Saturday June 29th
Where- East Newport Boat Launch: East Newport Dr. Boardman OH 44512 ( no actual number given for launch)
GPS-41.060138, -80.674542
This paddle is in cooperation with Mill Creek MetroParks and is also advertised to the general public via this description:

Lightning Bug BYOK Kayak
Friday, June 28 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Bring your own kayaks (BYOK) and enjoy an evening on the water with our friends from Trumbull Canoe Trails. Hopefully lightning bugs will help light the way. Not for first-time kayakers. Participants must be at least 18 and sign a waiver. Weather dependent. Free, but please register by June 26th at Wick Recreation Area, call 330.740.7114 ext. 282.
We will meet at 8 pm at East Newport Boat Launch, located on the opposite side of the lake from the Boating Center. From Google Maps: 41°03'43.7"N 80°40'34.0"W
We do hope for lightning bugs, but don’t forget to bring your lights and glow sticks!
Questions?
Contact: raynovotny@yahoo.com

Directions to Launch-
Depending were you are coming from find Shields Rd in Boardman, OH.
-Once on Shields Rd head toward Mill Creek Metro Park.
-Look for East Newport Drive.
-From the Corner of Shields and East Newport Dr.
-Follow East Newport Dr. 1.5 Miles North.
-The Launch will be on your left
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Old 06-25-2019, 09:43 AM   #2
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I'm in. I'll call today. I've never paddled in Mill Creek Park. This should be interesting.
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Old 06-25-2019, 03:02 PM   #3
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Jessica and I will be there we called and made the reservation
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Lin B. and Bob K. will be there. Reservations made.
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i'm also in. Mill Creek has me on their "Watch for" list.
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i left a message this evening that Fred and I would be doing this! Hope to see you all!
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To all paddlers please be at launch area by 8 to sign there form.
Thanks mike
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