Event Calendar 2011

DECEMBER
Dec 31: New Years Eve Gathering & Night Dive prep will be at Mack’s House
Dec 27: Cold water equipment check dive  at Singer Lake – High Noon
Dec 21: Singer Lake – Cold Water Gear Check Dive – High Noon
Dec 13: First river dive of Dec – Whirlpool river basin

NOVEMBER
Nov 27: Scuba Lecture @ Michigan Maritime Museum in South Haven – 2pm
Nov 26: Turkey Dive – Saint Joseph River in Benton Harbor River View Park at 1300 hrs.  Aerial picture & location of dive sites located on http://mudclub.scubaobsessed.com/dive-sites/rivers
Nov 19: Gull Lake, North Access
Nov 18: Black River in South Haven
Nov 15: MUD Club Meeting Night – Elections
Nov 13: Saint Joseph River, RiverView Street, Benton Harbor
Nov 12: Long Lake (Kalamazoo area)
Nov 05: Bridge Dive, Saint Joseph River – Niles

OCTOBER
Oct 29: Lake 16
Oct 23: Wreck Dive – Lake Michigan
Oct 18: MUD Club Meeting  Night
Oct 08 – 09: Cooper River, SC (Shark Teeth Recovery diving) 🙂

SEPTEMBER
Sep 28: Dive in Lake Michigan (Near the St. Joseph Piers)
Sep 27: Trip to SASS in Battle Creek
Sep 26: Lake 16 Evening dive
Sep 25: Wreck Check Dive – SW Lake Michigan
Sep 24: Wreck Dive – SW Lake Michigan (PS: 4 boats 10 divers participated 🙂
Sep 23: St. Joseph Pier dive 1800 hrs- Meet at Wolf’s (PS:  Turned into a nice night dive)
Sep 24: Niles Area – St. Joseph River
Sep 21: Niles River Dive
Sep 20: MUD Club Meeting  Night
Sep 18: SW Lake Michigan Wreck Dive
Sep 17: SW Lake Michigan Wreck Dives-> Crane & Barge, Fire Boat, other Wreck
Sep 16: Niles River Anchor Recovery Day – Main Street Bridge Area
Sep 15: Niles River Grubbing Continues – Broadway Bridge Area
Sep 14: Niles River Grubbing – Broadway Bridge Area
Sep 13: Niles River Grubbing – Marmont Street Launch
Sep 11: River Grubbing Dive – Niles
Sep 10: SW Lake Michigan Wreck Dive
Sep 09: Cheboygan – Wrecks, Grubbing & U/W Fishing
Sep 08: Mackinaw Wrecks – Cedarville Bow & W.H. Barnum
Sep 07: Mackinaw Wrecks – Cedarville Stern  & M. Stalker
Sep 07: River Grubbing – Park to RR Bridge – Niles
Sep 06: River Grubbing – Berrien Springs
Sep 05: Niles Drift Dive – Up past Broadway & Main St. Bridge to Mid Park
Sep 03: Niles Drift Dive – Maint Street Bridge to RR Bridge
Sep 02: Niles Drift Dive – RR Bridge to Marmount St.
Sep 01: Niles River Dive off Marmount St. – MB 1st River Grubbing Dive

AUGUST
August 31: Lake 16 (Sass)
August 29: Jean Klock Beach Structure Dive
August 28: Hunting in Indian Lake -> 6 Targets = 4 boats +
August 27: Indian Lake – Muddies providing support to Local Rescue Units
August 26: River in Niles – Grubbing
August 25: River in Niles – Grubbing
August 24: Eagle Lake – Augusta (Sass)
August 24: River in Niles – Grubbing
August 21: SW Lake Mich Wreck Diving
August 20: Indian Lake & Niles River (Metal Detecting & Grubbing)
August 18: River Grubbing – Berrien Springs
August 17: Gull Lake – Ross Township (Sass)
August 17: River Grubbing – Berrien Springs
August 17: Evening Wreck Dive- SW Lake Michigan
August 16: MUD Club Meeting  Night
August 15: River Bank Grubbing Week 🙂
August 11: Lake Michigan Wreck Dive
August 10: Lime Lake (Sass)
August 09: Certifification Dives at Gull lake  🙂
August 06:  W Lake MichiganWreck
August 03: Gull Lake  -Praireville (Sass)
August 02: Silver Beach Boat Area – Metal Detecting

JULY
July 31: Lake Michigan Wreck Dive – Minute Men Call Out  (Had a four boat turnout)
July 30: Lake Michigan Wreck Night Dive on the Havana
July 27: Lake Michigan – Wreck diving
July 27: Lee Lake (Sass)
July 23: MUD Club Steak Fry & Dive @ Gull Lake – Ross Twp
July 21: Lake Michigan off Silver Beach & South Pier
July 20: Indian Lake – U/W Metal detecting
July 20: Eagle Lake – Decauter (Sass)
July 19: MUD Club Meeting Night
July 17: Wreck Diving – SW Lake Michigan
July 16: Wreck Diving – SW Lake Michigan
July 13: Gull lake – Ross Township – Afternoon dives  & evening dives w/Sass
July 10: Wreck Diving,  Structure Diving – Lake Michigan, and Magician Lake (pump work)
July 9: Wreck Diving (South)
July 6: Lake 16 (Sass)
July 4: Wreck Buoy Placement completed !
July 3: Sand Wreck Dive  – No Go on buoy placement!
July 2: Dive the Material Service Barge (MSB) & the Tacoma &/Or the “North” Pier.

JUNE
June 29: Gull Lake (Prairieville Park) Night Dive – First stop is at Bella Sorelle for dinner at 6:30pm with diving to follow at 8:30pm. (SASS)
June 29: Structure Diving then diving the South Pier (St. Joseph) off Silver Beach
June 28: Paw Paw Lake – Coloma Side (FYI-> PPL Weed treatment completed 06-05-11)
June 25: Some dove the wreck “Muskegon” off Michigan City. Others dove Lake Michigan Structures (Off Jean Klock beach, Benton Harbor)
June 23: Lake Michigan Structure Dive & then the  North Saint Joseph Pier
June 22: Lake Cora – Groups at the West & East dive points (Sass)
June 21: MUD Club Meeting  Night
June 19: combo dive: Lake Michigan Wreck & Intake structures
June 15: Gull Lake – Ross Township (Sass)
June 12: Wreck Dives: Ann Arbor No. 5 : -> Good Try- Not successful
June 11: Little Paw Paw Lake
June 08: “Eagle Lake” Fort Custer Recreation Area, Augusta, MI (Sass)
June 07: Little Paw Paw Lake – “The Point”
June 05: Wreck Dives: Scow Schooner “Rockaway” & yacht Verano – South Haven
June 04: Little Paw Paw Lake, Coloma, Mi.
June 03: Little Paw Paw lake, Coloma, Mi.
June 02: Lake Michigan- Mowing the Lawn:)
June 01: Portage Lake (aka: Blue Lake) (Sass)

MAY
May 30: Ironsides & the New Old Wreck dives
May 25: Campbell Lake at Robert Morris Park, Comstock, Kazoo (Sass)
May 24: Clay Banks off of PPLYC (Coloma)
May 23: Clay Banks off of PPLYC (Coloma)
May 21: Paw Paw Lake (Coloma) – Elinee Bay – Rainey Day Dive
May 20: Paw Paw Lake (Coloma) – Elinee Bay – Sunny Day Dive
May 18: Barron Lake , Niles Mi  and then Gull Lake – Ross Township (Sass)
May 17: MUD Club Meeting Night  then meet at Roma’s in Berrien Springs
May 14: Diamond Lake -(weathered out for the Rockway & Verano)
May 13: Indian Lake – Wreck Hunting & Grubbing
May 11: Indian Lake – Grubbing (afternoon) & an evening dive at “Ramona Park”  (Sass)
May 7 : Wreck dive completed in Lake Michigan  and a Grubbing dive in Paw Paw Lake (East)
May 06: High Noon dive at PPL-SW (Beachwood Point)
May 05: High Noon dive at PPL-E (Fire Lane)
May 04: High Noon dive at PPL-East

APRIL
Apr 30: 2 Windy for Lake M -> dove  PPl-E, Watervliet
Apr 30: Third Coast Surf Shop Opening Day – Down town Saint Joseph, Mi
Apr 23: Paw Paw Lake, Watervliet – Lakefront Park & Pier  [@High Noon]
Apr 19: MUD Club Meeting Night
Apr 17: Gull Lake – MUD Dive
Apr 15/17: GLWC Meet N Greet 2011 (Gilboa Quarry) Findlay, Ohio
Apr 16: “Mysteries and Histories Beneath the Inland Seas” – Holland , Mi
Apr 14: Pickup week day dives – Indian Lake – Dump Area grubbing
Apr 13: Pickup week day dives – Indian Lake – Ship Wreck & U/W Spring Spotting
Apr 12: Pickup week day dives – Little Fish Lake – Grubbing
Apr 09: Paw Paw Lake, Watervliet – Off of Forest Beach at the public park & pier
Apr 01: Gull lake – Praireville (Friday -> First April Fools Day Dive) SASS

MARCH
Mar 26: Paw Paw Lake, Front street Public Pier, Watervliet
Mar 25 – 26: Ghost Ships Festival 2011, WI http://www.ghost-ships.org/
Mar 19 – 20: Wolf’s Marine – OPEN HOUSE – Show your colors
Mar 15: MUD Club Meeting  – Bring your Polo shirts
Mar 05: Niles River – Marmont (Water was high & fast current so we did river bank exploring)
Mar 05: Great Great Lakes Shipwreck Festival 2011 – WI (www.shipwreckfestival.org)

FEBRUARY
Feb 26: The Chicago Maritime Festival  2011 – Chicago History Museum
Feb 26: River dive – Marmont Street Launch – 1500 hrs
Feb 19: MUD Members to Our World Underwater (The 41st), Rosemont, IL
Feb 15: MUD Meeting Night
Feb 05: Singer Lake Ice Dive – 12:00 PM

JANUARY
Jan 23:  Ice Dive Lake 16 – Martin, Mi.  Good Dive- you missed a good one 🙂
Jan 18: MUD Club 1st Meeting of the New Year
Jan 12 – 16: Chicago Boat show at McCormac Place, Chicago, IL
Jan 01: (Sat) 2nd Dive of the Year- Holland Channel, Holland, MI