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Mike Claxton, president of the Victoria Model Shipbuilding Society makes sure his tugboat is sea worthy before putting it into Harrison Model Yacht Pond on Dallas Road.  - Sharon Tiffin/News staff
Mike Claxton, president of the Victoria Model Shipbuilding Society makes sure his tugboat is sea worthy before putting it into Harrison Model Yacht Pond on Dallas Road.
— image credit: Sharon Tiffin/News staff

The model ship builders can be found at Harrison Model Yacht Pond most Sundays between 9:30 and 11 a.m. enjoying a relaxing free sail. Visitors are welcome to watch and ask questions about the model boats. The club that was incorporated in 1978 by ship modellers who wanted to share ideas and experiences and to enjoy the company of others in the hobby. New member are welcome. Individual memberships are $35 per calendar year. Junior members are 12 through 16 years old, and membership is $15. In addition, a family membership is available at $50. For more information, check their website http://www.vmss.ca.

 

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