Around-the-Island race Sunday
The Conanicut Yacht Club will host its annual Around-the-Island Race on Sunday, Aug. 31, starting with the small boats at 11 a.m.
There will be an informal barbeque and awards ceremony for sailors and their guests following the race at 6 p.m. Tickets are $20, payable by cash or check, at the door.
Registrations are required by 5 p.m. today — Thursday, Aug. 28.
For more information or race rules, visit the CYC Web site at www.conanicutyachtclub.org.