March 1st 8am WVP Cleanup at Shamrock Park
March 3rd 7pm Friends of the Beach Committee Meeting at SVCA Hall
March 5th 1-4pm Watercolor Classes with Carolyn
March 6th 10am Venice Area Garden Club Meeting
March 6th 5:30pm & 6:45pm Suncoast Humane Society Dog Training Classes
MARCH 7th - 7pm DINNER WITH KEN McBRIDE - Advanced Tix only $20 per person
MARCH 9th - Daylight Savings Time
March 10th 1pm South Venice Garden Club Meeting at SVCA Hall
March 10th 7pm SVCA Board Meeting
March 12th 1-4pm Watercolor Classes with Carolyn
March13th 5:30pm & 6:45pm Suncoast Humane Society Dog Training Classes
March 17th 7pm SVCA General Meeting - General Speaker Lourdes Ramirez - CONA
March 18th 3-4:30pm SVCA Book Club at SVCA Hall
March 19th 1-4pm Watercolor Classes with Carolyn
March 20th 5:30pm & 6:45pm Suncoast Humane Society Dog Training Classes
MARCH 22ND 8am GREAT AMERICAN CLEAN UP AT SHAMROCK PARK
March 24th 7pm SVBET Trustee Meeting
March 26th 1-4pm Watercolor Classes with Carolyn
March 27th 5:30pm & 6:45pm Suncoast Humane Society Dog Training Classes
March 27th 7pm CERT Meeting at SVCA Hall
MARCH 29th - 9am-2pm YARD SALE AT THE SVCA
|South Venice Beach Ferry|
NEW FERRY UPDATE
The construction of the ferry has been completed and is now awaiting two (2) U.S. Coast Guard inspections. The schedule for inspections are set by the U.S. Coast Guard directly. We are all very excited for the arrival of the New South Venice Ferry and look forward to it's delivery.
The Ferry Captain will meet you at the landing located at 4800 Lemon Bay Drive. The Ferry leaves every half hour beginning at 9:30am, everyday but Wednesday, when the Captain takes a day of rest and volunteers make boat repairs and upkeep.
Hours of operation are as follows:
• May 1 through October 31 - 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Mon and Tues, and 9:30 a.m. to sunset on Thurs, Fri, Sat & Sun. Sunset hours are posted every day at
Don't forget to show your valid Family Ferry Pass each time you board the Ferry. Passes are available either in Yearly or Monthly increments. Yearly passes may be purchased in November and will be honored for passage on the ferry upon purchase. Otherwise, Yearly Ferry Passes are valid from January 1st to December 31st.
Passes can be purchased at the Landing Dock directly from our Captains or at our Administration Office located at 720 Alligator Drive, South Venice. Purchases at the Landing Dock may be purchased with cash or check only. (Please make checks payable to SVBET. Checks must be drawn on US Banks only. Thank you.) US BANK Debit/Credit cards (VISA/MasterCard/Discover & American Express) are accepted at the Administration Office only. Hours of operation for Administration Office is: Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 9am-1pm.
2014 Yearly Ferry passes = $95.00
2014 Monthly passes = $45.00
Meet Your Captains!
Click here for a write up from the Venice Gondolier at http://scv.eed.sunnewspapers.net/olive/ode/venice_gondolier/LandingPage/LandingPage.aspx?href=U0NWLzIwMDkvMDgvMDU.&pageno=MTM.&entity=QXIwMTMwMA..&view=ZW50aXR5
Come visit your own piece of paradise! Pristine beaches, natural landscape, and quiet surroundings are what you will find on your own private beach. Please keep our beaches clean. What you bring with you, take home with you. Let our nature stay beautiful.