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Upcoming events: 38th Annual Waterway Cleanup February 16, 2015

38th Annual Waterway Cleanup – March 7, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Each year the cleanup attracts thousands of volunteers from many neighborhoods and communities throughout Broward County. People of all ages come out in their boats or waders and work along the shores to remove all kinds of debris from the waterways. Boats involved have numbered in the 70s and the cleanup tally measures in the 18-ton range. www.waterwaycleanup.org

19th Annual Plywood Regatta – On April 11-12, middle and high school students will attempt to build seaworthy vessels in Dania Beach and race them against each other. Proceeds benefit South Florida’s marine industry education programs and the Plywood Regatta Scholarship Fund. For information on becoming a volunteer or sponsor, call 954-524-2733. www.plywoodregatta.org

Save the date! 56th Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show – Nov. 5-9, 2015. Show exhibits range from yacht builders and designers to exotic cars and brokerage yachts. A wide variety of boats and sea vessels will be on display including runabouts, sportfishers, high performance boats, center consoles, cabin cruisers, flats boats, skiffs, express cruisers, sailing yachts, motor yachts, bowriders, catamarans, ski boats, jet boats, trawlers, inflatables, canoes, and extraordinary superyachts. www.showmanagement.com/fort_lauderdale/event/

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Marine Industries Association of South Florida. 221 SW 3rd Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312. Phone: 954.524.2733