Flag Raising and Shakedown Cruise attracts 92 participants and 25 boats

From left are Paulette Smithgall, Jean Light, Barbara Maynard and Ellen Clarke modeling their Gilligan’s Island outfits.

The foreboding weather had no impact on the enthusiasm of 92 Indian Creek Yacht and Country Club participants at the annual Flag Raising and Shakedown Cruise.

For the first time, the two events were combined, and with 25 member boats packing the marina, the entire weekend was a success, reported membership director Megan Stephens.

With rain approaching Friday afternoon, the Flag Raising and Blessing of the Fleet—marking the official start of the boating season—was held indoors….[to-view-more]