Event Calendar 2011

December 31:  New Years Eve Gathering & Night Dive prep will be at Mack’s House.

December 27:  Cold water equipment check dive  at Singer Lake – High Noon

December 21: Singer Lake – Cold Water Gear Check Dive – High Noon

December 13:  First river dive of Dec – Whirlpool river basin

November 27:  Scuba Lecture @ Michigan Maritime Museum in South Haven -2pm 

November 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

November 19: Gull Lake , North Access  

November 18: Black River in South Haven  

November 15:  MUD Club Meeting  Night – Elections

November 13:  Saint Joseph River, RiverView Street, Benton Harbor 

November 12:  Long Lake (Kalamazoo area) 

Nov 5:  Bridge Dive, Saint Joseph River – Niles

October 29:  Lake 16

October 23: Wreck Dive – Lake Michigan

October 18:  MUD Club Meeting  Night

October 8 & 9:  Cooper River, S.C.  for  Shark Teeth Recovery diving 🙂

September 28: Dive in Lake Michigan (Near the St. Joseph Piers)

September 27:  Trip to SASS in Battle Creek

September 26:  Lake 16 Evening dive –

September 25:  Wreck Check Dive – SW Lake Michigan

September 24: Wreck Dive – SW Lake Michigan (PS: 4 boats 10 divers participated 🙂 

September 23: St. Joseph Pier dive 1800 hrs- Meet at Wolf’s (PS:  Turned into a nice night dive)

September 24:  Niles Area – St. Joseph River

September 21:  Niles River Dive

September 20:  MUD Club Meeting  Night

September 18:  SW Lake Michigan Wreck Dive

September 17: SW Lake Michigan Wreck Dives-> Crane & Barge, Fire Boat, other Wreck 

Septerber 16:  Niles River Anchor Recovery Day – Main Street Bridge Area

September 15: Niles River Grubbing Continues – Broadway Bridge Area

September 14:  Niles River Grubbing – Broadway Bridge Area

September 13:  Niles River Grubbing – Marmont Street Launch

September 11:  River Grubbing Dive – Niles

September 10: SW Lake Michigan Wreck Dive 

September 9: Cheboygan – Wrecks, Grubbing & U/W Fishing

September 8: Mackinaw Wrecks – Cedarville Bow & W.H. Barnum 

September 7:  Mackinaw Wrecks – Cedarville Stern  & M. Stalker

September 7: River Grubbing – Park to RR Bridge – Niles

Sepetember 6:  River Grubbing – Berrien Springs

September 5: Niles Drift Dive – Up past Broadway & Main St. Bridge to Mid Park

September 3:  Niles Drift Dive – Maint Street Bridge to RR Bridge

September 2:  Niles Drift Dive – RR Bridge to Marmount St.

September 1:  Niles River Dive off Marmount  St. –  MB 1st River Grubbing Dive

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 9: Certifification Dives at Gull lake  🙂

August 6:  SW Lake MichiganWreck

August 3: Gull Lake  -Praireville (Sass)

August 2: Silver Beach Boat Area – Metal Detecting

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 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 6-5-11)

 June 25: Some dove  the wreck “Muskegon” off Michigan City and 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 8: “Eagle Lake” Fort Custer Recreation Area,  Augusta, mi.  (Sass)

June 7: Little Paw Paw lake – “The Point”

June 5: Wreck Dives: Scow Schooner “Rockaway” & yacht Verano – South Haven

June 4:  Little Paw Paw Lake, Coloma, Mi. 

June 3:  Little Paw Paw lake, Coloma, Mi.

June 2: Lake Michigan- Mowing the Lawn:) 

June 1: Portage Lake (aka: Blue Lake) (Sass)

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 6: Hi Noon dive at PPL-SW (Beachwood Point)

May 5: Hi Noon dive at PPL -E (Fire Lane) 

May 4: Hi Noon dive at PPL-East 

April 30:  2 Windy for Lake M -> dove  PPl-E, Watervliet

April 30: Third Coast Surf Shop Opening Day – Down town Saint Joseph, Mi

April 23:  Paw Paw Lake, Watervliet – Lakefront Park & Pier  [@High Noon]

April 19:  MUD Club Meeting Night

April 17:  Gul lake – MUD Dive

April 15/17:  GLWC Meet N Greet 2011 (Gilboa Quarry) Findlay, Ohio

April 16: “Mysteries and Histories Beneath the Inland Seas” – Holland , Mi

April 14:  Pickup week day dives – Indian Lake – Dump Area grubbing

April 13:  Pickup week day dives – Indian Lake – Ship Wreck & U/W Spring Spotting

April 12:  Pickup week day dives – Little Fish Lake – Grubbing

April 9:  Paw Paw Lake, Watervliet – Off of Forest Beach at the public park & pier

April 1:  Gull lake – Praireville (Friday -> First April Fools Day Dive) SASS

March 26: Paw Paw Lake, Front street Public Pier, Watervliet

March 25 & 26:   Ghost Ships Festival 2011, WI     http://www.ghost-ships.org/

March 19 & 20: Wolf’s Marine – OPEN HOUSE – Show your colors 

March 15:   MUD Club Meeting  – Bring your Polo shirts

March 5: Niles River- Marmont : Water was high & fast current so we did river bank exploring 

March 5:   Great Great Lakes Shipwreck Festival 2011 – WI.     shipwreckfestival.org

Feb 26:   The Chicago Maritime Festival  2011 – Chicago History Museum 

Feb 26:   River dive – Marmont Street Launch – 1500hrs

Feb 19:  MUD Members to Our World Underwater (The 41st),  Rosemont, IL

Feb 15:  MUD Meeting Night

February 5:  Singer Lake Ice Dive – 12:00 PM

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 

1/12-16:    Chicago Boat show at McCormac Place, Chicago

January 1: (Sat) – 2nd Dive of the Year- Holland Channel, Holland, Mi