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Old Nov 09, 2011, 10:39 PM
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Empire State Model Mariners

EMPIRE STATE MODEL MARINERS



Our club was formed in 1988 and we are located in Whitestone N.Y.
We run boats from April to September at Bowne Park . ( 156 st 29 ave Flushing N.Y. 11357 )
We hosted shows in many different places including on a couple of warships and with other clubs .
We were also on the TV show called Spin City.
Our meetings are in October,November, January, February and March as we prepare for the March show
You can also find us on facebook.
We welcome anyone to run with us or join our club.
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Old Nov 09, 2011, 10:47 PM
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These are one of our member on going projects.
The tug is 62" long.
The other hull is the Shelly Foss.
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Old Nov 09, 2011, 10:53 PM
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This is a show that we put on for a retired tugboat captain.
His son made the background , every building was cut out with a lazer.
We were asked to display our boats in front of it.
At the party there were owners of the Moran tug company.
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Old Nov 09, 2011, 11:00 PM
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Good stuff, Band1!
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Old Nov 09, 2011, 11:18 PM
Taking care of the pond.
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Great pictures, nice boats.
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Old Nov 10, 2011, 08:55 AM
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Nice, Will have to look you guys up when I'm back down to the Merchant Marine Academy, over in Kings Point.
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Old Nov 10, 2011, 09:24 AM
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Looked on Google maps and can't seem to locate where your sailing pond is.
Directions please?
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Old Nov 10, 2011, 10:04 AM
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Some Great Tugs !
Thanks.
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Old Nov 10, 2011, 10:13 AM
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Jerome, our boating season is over but here is the addr:
Bayside Avenue 153 street Flushing NY 11357, that is where the
pond is located. Bowne Park.
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Old Nov 10, 2011, 10:37 AM
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Nice boats Band1! Keep us posted on your show dates and times. I'm out on long island.
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Old Nov 10, 2011, 10:41 AM
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Hi Band1,

WOW very cool! I had no idea that there was a club in th boroughs. Who knew.. I hope to meet up with you all in the near future.

-Rich.
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Old Nov 10, 2011, 10:47 AM
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I will keep you posted for the shows and dates.
Hope to see you all at a show.
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Old Nov 10, 2011, 11:32 AM
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I will keep you posted for the shows and dates.
Hope to see you all at a show.
Thanks! Also, keep us updated with pictures & such from club meets! Lets keep this thread going!
-Rich.
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Old Nov 10, 2011, 02:02 PM
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Have or do you have monthly meetings when your not on the pond?
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Old Nov 10, 2011, 02:59 PM
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We have meetings in October, November, January and February.
Our next meeting will be in January i will let you know the date,
i am making up next year's calender.
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