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Phtograph the Christmas Ship Parade

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  • The Strand

    3 The Strand , Saint Helens, OR (map)

    45.862473 -122.796829

  • Columbia View Park Top of Boat Dock Ramp
  • Maria Swearinger has invited us to go see the Christmas Ships Parade when they leave from St Helens.  Maria is our "sailing" member who took several of us out on the Columbia River last month. 


    Come photograph Christmas Ships Parade. St. Helens at Columbia View Park. This address will get you to the parking lot.

    3 The Strand, St Helens, OR 97051 Saturday,

    December 10th, 2016 @5pm

    Meet at 5pm at the top of the boat dock ramp.

    This will give us an hour to photograph the ships down on the dock before they leave on their parade. I will be there rain or more rain unless parade is canceled. flickr link to last year:

    https://flic.kr/s/aHskrRz1gA

    We may want to go out to dinner after the photographing is finished!  Let research a place!

    Carpooling possibilities to be announced at a later time!

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  • Jennifer W.

    Sorry I will not be able to attend this. Hope we do it again next year!

    2 days ago

  • Betty D.

    Darn, sorry to miss this - will be participating in the Holiday Market Show at Farmington Gardens on the 9th and 10th. Have a wonderful time everyone - looking forward to your pics!

    2 · November 20

  • Theresa M.

    I'm in Woodland would love to carpool anyone from my area need a ride or anyone passing through willing to pick me up?

    November 3

  • christa h.

    I would be interested but would need a ride.

    October 31

  • Maria S.

    Update: At this evenings Christmas Ship Meeting. They confirmed they will have the ships lighted at 5pm. Weather permitting, they will give us a show on the water in front of the St. Helens docks.

    3 · October 19

  • Dana M

    The village inn would comfortably seat everyone, and has a large menu

    1 · October 18

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