Spring Festival, Sailing Open House Set for Weekend


The Harbor Bay Intercultural Committee is hosting the 16th annual Spring Festival at Harbor Bay Landing, 3195 Mecartney Road, today (Saturday, March 8) from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The event is free.

At noon, the Lincoln Middle School Marching Band will perform, along with other groups showcasing their talents using Chinese musical instruments. Performers also will highlight multi-cultural dances, martial arts and the lion dance.

There will be booths with snacks for sale, as well as demonstrations of Tai Chi, hand-pulled noodles, fruit carving, Chinese calligraphy, brush painting, and arts and crafts.

Organizers suggest that community members bring along folding chairs to enjoy the performances and fun.

On Sunday, March 8, the Encinal Yacht Club is hosting a free Junior Sailing Open House from 1 to 4 p.m. at 1251 Pacific Marina.

Families are encouraged to attend and meet junior sailors and instructors. They can also take a tour of the club, relax by the pool and check out the boats used in the program.

There will be free sailing rides, refreshments and T-shirts (limited to one per family).

Janet Levaux