2021 Annual BRC Chapter Meeting

We are having our annual BRC chapter meeting Saturday, August 28th, 2021 at the Aristocraft Boat Shop and Museum in Dawsonville Georgia. Aristocraft Boats – Classic Boats 78 Howard Ave, Dawsonville, GA 30534 Phone: 770-475-5455 The Turners are looking forward to hosting us, and Lunch will be provided by the “Big D’s BBQ”. The doors…

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April Heiderich Memorial

We had just attended a moving memorial service for April Heiderich and it struck us how much she had done for the Blue Ridge Chapter of the ACBS. We met April several years ago when we had the ship store in a trailer, (unorganized and in disarray). It was always a challenge to get someone…

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Monty’s Wooden Boat

Monty Cheshire, Lake Sinclair, Ga. June, 2021 “Really? Let’s go look at it!” Isn’t that the typical beginning of most new projects sparked by a mental vision of a perfectly preserved old boat (or car)? In November 2019 I was topping up my boat with gas when Sonny called my name from his new purchase,…

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Presidents Message

The Blueridge chapter is off to a great 2021 boating season. I enjoyed seeing everyone at Lake Lure and look forward to the upcoming shows. Our website is now updated and part of that is our ability to email and quickly update our site to reflect upcoming events.  Blue Ridge Chapter of the ACBS –…

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The Lake Lure boat show May 14-15

What a show we had. What a great time everyone had. For those who were unable to attend this year, now is the time to make your reservations at the 1927 Lake Lure Inn for next year’s show. I know several of us have already booked rooms. The weather could not have nicer, cool in…

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