LAKE WYLIE The US Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 26-02 is offering the following free vessel safety checks:
• 9 a.m.-1 p.m. July 5 at Tega Cay Marina. Find out if you have all the required equipment on board.
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• 1-4 p.m. July 7 at River Hills Marina.
• Vessel safety checks also will be held the first Sunday of the month all summer at the marina.
Call 704-576-0821 for more information.
Boater safety course July 20
LAKE WYLIE US Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 26-02 is offering the About Boating Safely Course from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 20 at River Hills Marina.
Cost is $35 for first family member and $10 for each addition member from the same family.
This course is being offered every third Saturday of the month throughout the year, except for December.
For more information, call 704-576-0821.
Covekeepers meet monthly
LAKE WYLIE The Covekeepers, volunteers who work with Catawba Riverkeeper, meet the second Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. at T-Bones on the Lake.
The public is invited. For more information or to report water issue concerns, visit catawbariverkeeper.org.
Water emergency team needs volunteers
YORK COUNTY The York County Emergency Response Team is seeking volunteers to join the team.
The team does water-related search, rescue and recovery, swift water rescue, low-angle rope rescue and search for missing people.
Scuba divers and non-divers are needed. Visit yorkcountyert.com to find out more.
For more information, call 803-372-7593.
Marine group meets monthly throughout area
LAKE WYLIE Lake Wylie Marine Commission meets at 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of the month at various locations in York, Gaston and Mecklenburg counties.
The public is invited.
For more information and meeting location, visit lakewyliemarinecommission.com.
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