Southwest Florida (Sarasota) Chapter Updates

September Meeting Report From the Sarasota-Area TCC Chapter

The Southwest Florida (Sarasota) TCC Chapter met for morning coffee on Saturday, Sept. 9, in St. Pete Beach, Florida. Despite the early start, discussion lasted through lunchtime. Members have been busy traveling this summer. Member Tom Kennedy described riding the Tende Rail Line between Nice and Tenda and the Linha do Vouga in Portugal this summer. Northern Canada has been a highlight. Member Anne Taylor shared her experience viewing the beluga whale migration and other arctic animals from an adventure camp 500 miles north of the Arctic Circle on Somerset Island, Nunavut, Canada. Members Merry and Dave Binkley shared their trip to northeastern Canada, including the TCC country of St. Pierre and Miquelon. This archipelago off the coast of Newfoundland is an overseas territory of France. They use the Euro, a passport is required to visit and the electricity is European standard.

June 2022 Meeting Report for the Southwest Florida Chapter

The Southwest Florida TCC Chapter met June 21 at member Catherine Mariani‘s lovely home in Venice, Florida, for lunch and socializing. Many chapter members are traveling or staying in the northern U.S. for the summer, yet the turnout was high and discussion lively. Three members attended for the first time. We welcomed new member Marilyn… Read more »