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2018 Chesapeake Sailing - Days 4 & 5

DV students experienced "tonging" -- catching oysters the old fashioned way at Saint Michael's on the Eastern shore.

Tonging at St. Michael's



Dinner on the boat before sailing homeward.





It has been a great trip -- chilly and a …

Posted by Lisa Howell in Sailing, ABLE, Chesapeake Bay on Monday October 22, 2018
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2018 Chesapeake Sailing - Day 3

On the way back north . It was a rainy night at the Saint Michael's Maritime Museum, but the rain stopped by morning. Sailing back to Kent Narrows and up the bay as far as possible before the wind …

Posted by Lisa Howell in ABLE, Chesapeake Bay on Saturday October 20, 2018
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2018 Chesapeake Sailing - Day 2

Day 2 started early for some - 1:20 am. A few students needed to help out with some boat maintenance, but once the morning started for everyone, they set off for Rock Hall.

Chesapeake sailing day 2

Natalie, Class of 2019, …

Posted by Lisa Howell in Sailing, ABLE, Chesapeake Bay on Friday October 19, 2018 at 02:21PM
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2018 Chesapeake Sailing - Day 1

DAY 1 -- Chesapeake Bay Sailing Trip

After loading all our food and belongings, we had lunch and set sail. With steady 25 MPH winds gusting to 38 MPH, the crew had a wild sail.



Spent the night in Turner…

Posted by Lisa Howell on Thursday October 18, 2018
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Our Last Day in Florida

The ABLE crew is heading home! As the sun sets on our last night down in the Florida Keys, we are all thankful to have had such a great week and are happy to see our families tomorrow!

farewell florida

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Posted by kelly in Sailing, Florida, ABLE on Friday December 22, 2017
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Hello from Key Largo!

Here's the update from ABLE Director, Ken, from the deck of the Layover:

"It’s been warm today, with very little wind. It's Wednesday 12/20, and day-3 of our adventure. We started off with a nice …

Posted by kelly in Sailing, Florida, ABLE on Thursday December 21, 2017 at 10:49AM
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From the Deck of the Soggy Dollar

Day two of the ABLE Miami Sailing Trip

Today - Tuesday 12/19 - we were underway at 8:45am and snorkeling by 11:30! Most everyone got see a lot of different types of coral and some reef fish as we …

Posted by kelly in Sailing, Florida, ABLE on Wednesday December 20, 2017
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Hello From Florida!

The DVFS Adventure Based Learning Experience (ABLE) Program is on the water in Florida this week for the annual winter break sailing trip! ABLE Director Ken Sinapius and Middle School Teacher Meredith…

Posted by kelly in Sailing, Miami, ABLE on Tuesday December 19, 2017
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ABLE SAILING IN FLORIDA | Day 4

As for today, we sailed all day!

There was some crew switching in the morning, so Chase joined Beneta and Camille on the catamaran, and Christine worked with John and Ryan on the sailboat.

Heading …

Posted by Kens in Sailing, Florida, ABLE on Wednesday December 21, 2016
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ABLE SAILING IN FLORIDA | Day 3

In the words of our captain Ian: "today rocked!"

We started with a morning snorkeling lesson where we saw sea urchins and a spiny Caribbean lobster, and Christine bravely ventured on a swim underneath…

Posted by Kens in Sailing, Florida, ABLE on Tuesday December 20, 2016
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