Blessing of the Fleet

Left – The Lynn Yacht Club and the Volunteer Yacht Club held its Annual Blessing of the Fleet Sunday. Shown at the ceremony are (from

left) the Rev. William Simpson of Central Congregational Church,

Volunteer Yacht Club Commodore Bob Brady, Lynn Yacht Club


Jose Carvalho, and the Rev. Gregorio Mercurio of Holy Family Church. The ceremony is held annually on the last Sunday of June. The clergymen wished the VYC and LYC members good health and safe sailing during the 2010 boating season.

Right – Lynn Yacht Club Fleet Captain Rick Perrier and Volunteer Yacht Club Captain Ed Herland hold the memorial wreath in tribute to the deceased members of the club.

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