Knik Canoers and
Kayakers will be holding their annual Paddling Safety Meeting on Thursday, April
19th, 2012 from 6:30 until 8:30 PM in the Wilda Marston Theatre of the Z. J.
Loussac Library, 3600 Denali Street, Anchorage, Alaska. The meeting is free of
charge and open to the public. It will consist of presentations on personal
equipment, river hazards and dynamics, sea kayak safety, and trip planning as
well as other information pertaining to paddle sports. This shared insight
provides a great introduction to paddle sport safety for beginners as well as a
reminder for experienced paddlers to always make safety a part their plans.
Sign-ups for KCK’s rafting, sea kayaking, pack-rafting or canoeing classes as
well as a variety of commercial paddling and safety related classes will be
available 5:30 PM till 6:20 PM. Arrive early since these classes are limited and
fill quickly. All persons attending will be eligible for a number of paddle
safety related door prizes to be given away in drawings held at the close of the
meeting. For more information, visit KCK on the web at:

Please help publicize
the meeting by printing and posting flyers at appropriate locations. Download
the flyer at: