LBC Ocean Cruise 2017

Norwegian Cruise Line aboard the Norwegian Epic

February 4 to 11, 2017

Depart from Port Canaveral


Itinerary:    St. Thomas (U.S. Virgin Islands)

        Tortola (British Virgin Islands)

        Great Stirrup Cay (Bahamas)

Go to the events page for details.



LBC April Newsletter


When the LBC or Tiki are rented please refrain from visiting the club & Tiki during these rentals.


Remember that only members may obtain beer and wine from the Tiki.

If you have guests, you will have to get their drinks for them.

Don’t forget to make your donation to keep the taps flowing!


Everything in the Tiki is funded by your donations.

Place your donations for beer & wine in the black box on the wall behind the kegs.

This includes the Deckhand Refrigerator which stores soft drinks & water.

The Donation Box is on the wall behind the Deckhand Refrigerator.


No Smoking in the LBC Clubhouse or Tiki area.

Smoking is allowed on the dock.



Please remember to use the Recycle Bins, with the Yellow Lids, for your recycle items.


LBC dues for 2016

The membership dues are due on April 1, 2016

They will be past due on May 1, 2016

2016 Family Membership dues are $250.00

2016 Single Membership dues are $175.00

Leesburg Boating Club, INC.

PO Box 491043

Leesburg, FL  34749-1043


Installation of Officers Dinner

Sunday, April 10th at 5:30

Pulled Pork & BBQ Chicken will be provided by the LBC

Members bring sides and desserts

Please reply to this email if you plan to attend so we can order enough meat.

2016-2017 LBC Officers

Commodore: Steve Knowles
Vice- Commodore: Tom Grizzard
Rear Commodore: Fred O’Brien
Treasurer: Bill Wonus
Recording Secretary: Dianne Boyd
Corresponding Secretary: Karen O’Brien
Director of Maintenance: Tom Jones
Director of Events (Adult): Jean VanMeter
Directors of Events (Deckhands: Jenn Boliek, Brenda Cliburn, Kim Pauling
Director of Budget/ Audit: Jen Herlong
Dockmaster: Martin Boyd


Happy April Birthday to our LBC Members

4th. Lynne Winkler

4th. Bob Clements

5th. Lee Tatro

6th. Jean VanMeter

7th. Rose Bowersox

11th. Steve Strong

12th. Maen Hussein

12th. Martin Boyd

13th. Cathy Kupke

14th. Judy Coon

14th. Al Moffett

14th. Rhonda Gray

16th. Lee Kemp

16th. Rebecca Grohler

21st. Jeff Binneveld

22nd. Rick Vihlen

22nd. Wendy Breeden

24th. Susan Morrison

25th. Lee Woods

27th. Michelle Shaw

27th. Ron Wilkins

27th. Sharon Bowersox

28th. Jack Sergio

29th. Joey Kimmel


Happy April Anniversary to our LBC Members

I do not have the year of your wedding for a lot of our members.

If you would like me to include the number of years you have been married

please reply to this email. Thank you. Karen

1st. Doug Duerr & Diana Mullins

2nd. Doug & Crista Moffett will celebrate their 22nd. anniversary.

3rd.  Rich & Amanda Kelley will celebrate their 1st. anniversary.

5th. James & Wendy Breeden

9th. Donald & Sue Parsons

10th. Jimmie & Alice Weekley

12th. Bill & Sue Marshall

12th.  Jugle & Dianne Smith

14th.  Rick & Amy Newman

18th. Tom & Linda Grizzard

20th. Ron & Sharon Wiltjar

21st. David & Cherie Knowles will celebrate their 37th anniversary.

23rd. Andrew & Shelly Logan

25th. Edward & Susan James will celebrate their 29th. anniversary.

28th. Jen & Peggy Herlong will celebrate their 43rd. anniversary.

30th. Bill & Joni Schultz will celebrate their 29th. anniversary.


Happy April Birthday to our Deckhands 

The LBC Deckhands are the children 15 years old and under of LBC members.

11th. Caleb Leware will be 14 years old.

28th. Kannon Paulling will be 12 years old.   


Save the Date

Sunday, April 10, Installation of Officers Pot Luck Dinner. Meat provided. Members bring sides and desserts.

Sunday, May 1  “Cinco De Mayo” Pot Luck of Mexican Food

Thursday, May 5 Members Appreciation Day at the Tiki

Sunday, May 15 Progressive Mystery Dinner on the Water

FridaySunday, May 20-22 Cruise-in Weekend to Casey Key

Friday, June 3  Steak on the Lake Date Night

Monday, July 4th  Party at the LBC

Thursday, July 7  Members Appreciation Day at the Tiki

FridaySunday, July 15-17 Scalloping Trip to Homosassa Riverside Resort

FridaySunday, August 26-28 Cruise-in to St. Augustine Departing from Daytona

Monday, September 5 Labor Day BBQ  Hosts and chefs TBA

Thursday, September 8  Members Appreciation Day at the Tiki

Friday, September 16 Fish Fry hosted and prepare by the Grizzard Family

Sunday, September 18 Cruise-in to Puddle Jumpers then swimming at sandbar on Lake Dora at 2:00

Sunday, October 2  Octoberfest at the Tiki. Members bring German food to share

Friday, October 7 Low Country Boil. Hosted by LBC members

Saturday, October 29 Halloween Party hosted by Vic & Pam Donahey

Sunday, November 6 Cruise-in to JB Boondocks at 2:00

Sunday, December 4 “Toys for Tots” and “Leesburg Christmas on the Water”

Saturday, December 31 New Year’s Eve Party  (We need volunteers to help plan this event)

Saturday, February 4-11  LBC Cruise.


Remember to check us out on facebook

and our website www.leesburgboatclub.com


Karen O’Brien

LBC Corresponding Secretary

“In God We Trust”

Watch the Superbowl on the BIG SCREEN!

Sunday, February 7th at 5:30 at the TIKI

Bring an appetizer to share.

You can also bring something to grill if you would like.

Fred will have the projector set up so you can see your favorite team players lifesize!


We had a wonderful Commodore’s Fireside Chat on Sunday evening. There are a lot of exciting events planned for the LBC this year.

The LBC Board voted on 1/6/16 to discount the LBC Membership Dues if paid by April 1st“.


2016-2017 LBC Membership Dues


Family Membership (a family membership includes all children in the home 19 and under)

If paid by April 1st the dues will be $225.00. If paid between April 1st  and May 1st you will pay $250.00.

This was the original dues increase voted by the LBC Board in November.

If paid between May 1st and June 1st you will pay $275.00


Single Membership Dues

If paid by April 1st the dues will be $175.00

If paid between May 1st and June 1st you will pay $200.00.


Those not paid by June 1st will be added to the list of past members and may re-apply if our membership numbers are not at capacity.


As you all know and I hope you understand that there are a lot of improvements that need to be done at the LBC.

Commodore Steve, our Building & Grounds Director, Tom Jones and Dock Master Martin Boyd spoke at the meeting on Sunday of these improvements. We all want to make this club a better place to meet and enjoy the company our fellow members.


Leesburg Boating Club, INC.

PO Box 491043

Leesburg, FL  34749-1043


If you have already paid your dues you will be given a credit of $25.00 toward the purchase of any tickets for our future events.

 Thank You.