August 1st 7pm Water Quality Meeting at SVCA Hall
August 2nd 8am VWP Cleanup at Shamrock Park
August 6th 1-4pm Watercolor Classes with Carolyn
August 7th 5:30pm & 6:45pm Suncoast Humane Society Dog Training Classes
August 11th 7pm SVCA Board Meeting
August 13th 1-4pm Watercolor Classes with Carolyn
August 14th 5:30pm & 6:45pm Suncoast Humane Society Dog Training Classes
August 18th 6pm SPECIAL MONTHLY GENERAL MEETING WITH SARASOTA COUNTY REGARDING SIESTA WATERWAY PROJECT
August 20th 1-4pm Watercolor Classes with Carolyn
August 21st 5:30pm & 6:45pm Suncoast Humane Society Dog Training Classes
August 25th 7pm SVBET Board of Trustee Meeting
August 27th 1-4pm Watercolor Classes with Carolyn
August 28th 5:30pm & 6:45pm Suncoast Humane Society Dog Training Classes
August 28th 7pm CERT at SVCA Hall
Every Sunday at the SVCA Building: Fellowship Bible Church
NOTE: No Friends of the Beach, SVCA Book Club & Garden Club meetings until October
|South Venice Beach Ferry|
PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE SOUTH VENICE FERRY WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL APPROXIMATELY 3PM ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 21ST FOR COMPLETION OF CONSTRUCTION OF FENDER SYSTEM REPLACEMENT. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE.
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 the Ferry House for your convenience.
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 are good for up to 6 people. There are no daily or weekly passes available.
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.