Club Meeting Details

Join us for an in person club meeting and program.  Meeting is Tuesday, 8/9/2022.  Social time starts at 7:00PM, Business meeting and program at 7:30PM EDT.  We will also include a ZOOM meeting for those not able to be with us in person.  Meetings are open to members and non-members.

In Person Meeting location details:
Roosters (formerly the Chop House)
2640 Richmond Rd.  [there are 3 Roosters locations in Lexington, this is the former Chop House restaurant location]
Lexington, KY 40509
– We will meet in their back event room.
– There will be snacks provided at the meeting.
– Full food and beverage service is available.
– Come early and have supper.

Program: History of the Bluegrass Dive Club
Our program for the meeting will be a trip down memory lane, guided by Billy Forbess, a founding club member, on the history of our Bluegrass Dive Club.  For those that know Billy, you know that time in his company and stories will be entertaining.  For those that don’t, here is your chance to be a part of an evening to remember.  Celebrating 50+ years of supporting the love of diving with the Bluegrass Dive Club.

Join Zoom Meeting
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Passcode: 790610

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Put it on your calendar.  Hope to see you in person at Roosters or on ZOOM.

Update on the 11/12-19/2022 club trip to Compass Point, Grand Cayman

Club deadline to release unreserved rooms is Friday, August 12, 2022.

You must be fully registered and your $100 per person deposit and membership dues paid by 8/12/2022 to be guaranteed a room.

The club will release any unreserved rooms on 8/12/2022.  The club is contractually bound to pay 100% of any reserved rooms after that date. 

Any trip registrations and deposits received after 8/12/2022 are subject to room availability.

Registered for the trip as of 8/8/2022

Alex Fassas & Kathryn Bowers
Gavin Gerondale & Terri Anderson

Noel Hall 
Randy & Susan Dague  (friends of Noel Hall)
(looking for a 4th or more in a 2 bedroom condo)

Alan Stubbs & Tracey Combs

Those saying they are going but still need to register as of 8/8/2022

John Geddes & Leigh Ann Bowe-Geddes

Bart & Sandra Bertetto  (Bart is probably going to need ankle surgery, timing unsure for trip)

Jump on this trip and let’s go diving!

 

Join us as we return to in person club meetings and program.  Meeting is Tuesday, 6/14/2022.  Social time starts at 7:00PM, Business meeting and program at 7:30PM EDT.  We will also include a ZOOM meeting for those not able to be with us in person.  Meetings are open to members and non-members.

In Person Meeting location details:
Roosters (formerly the Chop House)
2640 Richmond Rd.
Lexington, KY 40509
– We will meet in their back event room.
– There will be snacks provided at the meeting.
– Full food and beverage service is available.
– Come early and have supper.

Program: CONFIRMED
Our program for the meeting will be a presentation by Beth VanPelt, Store Manager of Diventure Dive Center, in Lexington, KY.  She will share what Diventures and our local dive center have going on.  Come feel the excitement for what is planned for the Lexington diver community.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88213559721?pwd=cEx2bFd5djEzTzY3ZGs0S3RlR25MUT09

Meeting ID: 882 1355 9721
Passcode: 790610

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+13017158592,,88213559721#,,,,*790610# US 

Dial by your location
+1 301 715 8592 US
Meeting ID: 882 1355 9721
Passcode: 790610

Put it on your calendar.  Hope to see you in person at Roosters or on ZOOM.

Club Pig Roast, hold the date Saturday, July 9th, 2022.  More info coming soon.

Join us via Zoom for our meeting and program.  Meeting is Tuesday, 4/12/2022 via ZOOM only.  Social time starts at 7:00PM, Business meeting and program at 7:30PM EDT.  Bring your own snacks and beverage.

We are hoping to have a program for our meeting on 4/12/2022 from Beth VanPelt, Store Manager of New Horizons/Diventure Dive Center, in Lexington, KY.  She will share what Diventures and our local dive center have going on.  

If our program from New Horizons/Diventure does not materialize our backup program is a professionally produced video of SCUBA Diving the Egypt Red Sea.

We are looking for suggestions for a location to host in-person club meetings in the future.  Host venue would need to be open until 9:00PM.  Beverages and some food would be a plus.  Send suggestions to Kris Harn, club Vice President via our Contact Us | Bluegrass Dive Club, or email to vicepresident@bluegrassdiveclub.com, or call her at (859) 333-6911.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88213559721?pwd=cEx2bFd5djEzTzY3ZGs0S3RlR25MUT09

Meeting ID: 882 1355 9721
Passcode: 790610

One tap mobile
+13017158592,,88213559721#,,,,*790610# US 

Dial by your location
+1 301 715 8592 US
Meeting ID: 882 1355 9721
Passcode: 790610

Put it on your calendar.  Hope to see you on ZOOM.

We are pleased to announce that our program for our meeting on 2/8/2022 is a Report on Grand Cayman Reopening from Tom Shropshire, Off The Wall Divers, based in Grand Cayman.  Many in the club know Tom because of his Kentucky roots.  Join us via Zoom for our first meeting and program of 2022.

Details and Zoom link for the meeting can be found at: https://bluegrassdiveclub.com/event/regular-club-meeting-2022-zoom-only-2/
Social time starts at 7:00PM, Business meeting and program at 7:30PM EST.

January 2022 edition of the Undercurrents newsletter is available here.

In this months edition:

  • Group Photo from Club Belize Aggressor IV August 2021 Trip
  • Photos from BVI October 2021 sailing trip by several club members
  • 2022 Club Officers listed
  • 2022 Only Revised Dues are $10
  • February 8th meeting Location & Program: TBA
  • ILADSFT – Boat Diving Review

Index to previous Undercurrents newsletters is available here .

The regular meeting of the Bluegrass Dive Club has been rescheduled Tuesday, October 12, 2021.  Social begins at 7:00PM EDT, Business meeting & program begins at 7:30PM.  The meeting program will be the Club Belize Trip Video from August 2021.

This is a ZOOM Only meeting.  The full information for the meeting and Zoom link can be found here:
https://bluegrassdiveclub.com/event/regular-club-meeting-10-12-21-zoom-only-program-club-belize-trip-video/2021-10-12/

Your club needs a few good members to step up in service as nominees for our 2022 club officers.  Please email the club Vice President or use our web Contact Us form to let us know or nominate someone else.

September 2021 edition of the Undercurrents newsletter is available here.

In this months edition:

Index to previous Undercurrents newsletters is available here .

Your Bluegrass Dive Club is returning to in person meetings beginning July 27, 2021.  The meeting will be held outdoors at the home of Charlie & Helen Denham.  We will include a Zoom meeting so as to include those joining us remotely. 

The program will be Return to Travel – Countries that are open & what it takes to travel there.

Full meeting details can be found here.

Topic: Bluegrass Dive Club Regular Meeting
Program:  Presentation on the Stoney Coral Tissue Loss Disease (SCTLD) Response Project in the Cayman Islands, by Tammi Warrender with the Cayman Islands Dept. of Environment
Time: May 25, 2021 Social 07:00 PM, Meeting 07:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Continue reading “Club Meeting 5/25/21 – Zoom only – presentation on SCTLD Response Project”