Fishing tournament taking place this weekend
The Exchange Club of Indian River Foundation will hold its 37th annual Blue Water Open Dolphin Mania Charity Fishing Tournament on Saturday, May 18, at 6:30 am.
The fish weigh-in takes place by 4:30 p.m. at Fort Pierce City Marina, where awards will be presented at 5 p.m. The Treasure Coast-wide dolphin-only event is one of the area's oldest tournaments. First prize for the largest dolphin weighed in is $5,000, second prize is $2,000, and third prize is $1,000. Five "Bounty Booty Winners" will receive $400 each.
The mandatory Captains' Meeting will be held Friday, May 17, from 6 to 7:30 pm at the Marina's bleachers. The weather date is Sunday, May 19.
Speaker to address healthcare
Are you a business owner who doesn't quite understand The Affordable Health Care Act and its impact on your business? If so, be sure to mark your calendar for Thursday, May 23 when Former Congressman and practicing physician Dave Weldon will present the facts about what has already been implemented and the changes still to come in healthcare reform during the monthly luncheon of the Vero Beach Christian Business Association.
The luncheon is at 11:30 a.m. and will be at The Plaza, 884 17th Street, Vero Beach. The cost is $15 if RSVPs are made by Monday, May 20th or $17 after that date. The cost includes a full buffet including salad, entrees, sides, dessert and beverages provided by Culinary Capers. RSVPs should be emailed to email@example.com.
VBCBA luncheons are open to members and non-members.
For more information visit www.vbcba.org.