Put-in-Bay School Sailing Team Trains

Put-in-Bay School SailingTeamPut-in-Bay School Sailing Team ventured out in The Bay this morning to continue their 2018 training.  Alex, Nora, Tali, Kate, Max, Alice, Macy, Emil, Joe, and Hope (students in grades 7 through 11),  handled the 420’s in southerly 10-knot winds and brilliant sunlight.

Put-in-Bay School SailingTeamSafety in sailing is paramount; in addition to life jackets, helmets and layered clothing, team sailors follow the “100 Rule.”  This rule requires the combined water and air temperatures to be at least 100 degrees.  Today’s Put-in-Bay air temperature is 51°F, and the water temperature is 63°F.Put-in-Bay School SailingTeamPut-in-Bay School SailingTeam



Put-in-Bay Panthers Team Apparel Available

SchoolPut in Bay SchoolPut-in-Bay School Athletic Department is offering the Bass Islands community an opportunity to show PANTHER PRIDE!  Purchase and wear sports apparel with Panther logos.  Orders are due no later than Sunday, 14 October 2018.  Items will be shipped to Put-in-Bay School for pick-up.  Individuals should place their own name on the order form where it asks for “student name.”

Visit TEAM SPORTS today and be part of the GRRRRRRRROWL!


Local Holiday Shopping Begins Mid-November

Christmas Bazaar – Thursday, November 15th from 3 to 7pm at Put-in-Bay Town Hall

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Selling creative handmade “sail” bags and other island related creations during a last year’s bazaar is the talented Jill Cooks.

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Working the LEIC table at last year’s bazaar is Kim Miles from Middle Bass, Nancy Welter from Middle Bass, and PiB’s Lisa Brohl.

Mark your calendar for early local holiday shopping!  The Annual Christmas Bazaar is sponsored by the Lake Erie Islands Conservancy and the Lake Erie Islands Nature and Wildlife Center.  The date and time are Thursday, November 15, from 3pm to 7pm at the Town Hall.

Local crafters and artisans are needed, as well as local businesses with Put-in-Bay merchandise.  If you would like to reserve a table or need additional information, please contact Susan Byrnes by email byrnespib “at” frontier.com , or Amy Huston firstislandsonbnd “at” gmail.com.