The Annual ACBS Meeting and International Boat Show will include two days of Symposiums on Friday and Saturday, September 8 & 9 in Racine Wisconsin.
Many presentations will be in the Reef Point Brew House at the Marina and others will be in a tent on the Reefpoint Marina grounds. Here is the schedule:
2017 ACBS INTERNATIONAL SHOW SYMPOSIUM SCHEDULE FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 – REEFPOINT BANQUET ROOM TIME TITLE DURATION SPEAKER 9:00 – 10:00am Building the Glen L. Torpedo from Plans 1 Hour Roberta Hegy 10:00 -12:00pm Staining – Varnishing Techniques 2 Hours Mary Richter 12:00 – 1:00pm The Evinrude Story 1 Hour Dennis Evinrude 1:00 – 2:00pm The Racine Heritage Museum 1 Hour Steve Wheeler 2:00 – 3:00pm The Great Lake Shipwreck Archeology 1 Hour Kimm Stabelfeldt FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 – TENT (ON SITE) TIME TITLE DURATION SPEAKER 12:00 – 1:00pm Transom Painting 1 Hour Judi Welch 1:00 – 3:30pm Wood Boat Restoration Refinishing 2 ½ Hours Lars & Olivia Bergersen SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 – TENT (ON SITE) TIME TITLE DURATION SPEAKER 9:00 – 11:00am Fiberglass Restoration 2 Hours Scott McInnes Scott Bruesewitz 11:00 – 1:00pm Engine Disassemble & Assembly 2 Hours Ted Cartner 1:00 – 1:45pm Transmission Adjustments 45 Minutes Ted Cartner
The final Boat Show Day with time to visit all of the vendors and the “Field of Dreams”, too
Saturday, Sept. 9 Boat Show Continues and Celebration Banquet for All
8:00 am – 4:00 pm Registration Area & Ship’s Store: at Reefpoint Marina
8:00 am – 4:00 pm Boat Show – Docks and land displays open to the public until 4:00 pm.
10:00 am – 3:00 pm Symposiums continue – complete schedule will be in registration bag.
6:30 pm ACBS Annual Celebration Banquet – Memorial Hall
6:30 Boat Show Trophies presented. All boat show participants welcome.
7:15 Dinner served – Reservation on registration form required.
- ACBS Awards presented
- Invitation to the 2018 ACBS Annual Meeting and International Boat Show
- Transfer of Leadership