June 2015

FREE YOGA FOR CANCER PATIENTS CONTINUES ON WEDNESDAY MORNINGS AT 9AM AND SATURDAY MORNINGS AT 10AM AT THE JACKSONVILLE BEACH LOCATION!  Please RSVP each week to sallie@jaxinthepink.net which sessions you will attend as a courtesy to our instructors.  They donate their time.

Congratulations to Marty Millard, the Head Coach of our Jacksonville Dragon Boat Club for being chosen for  the USA DRAGON BOAT TEAM!!   Marty will be on the Senior B (Over 50) Mixed Team.  This is a huge accomplishment.  We are very proud of you and will be cheering for you in the World Dragon Boat Festival in Welland, Canada in August! 

If you are interested in learning to paddle, join the Jacksonville Dragon Boat Club!  We have teams for everyone, regardless of age or fitness level.  Call Marty Millard at 904-536-3475 or for more information, visit www.jacksonvilledragonboatclub.com.  Stop by the new Jacksonville Dragon Boat Training Center at Beach Marine to see the new facility.  It is in the building just east of Nipper’s Grille.  Get bit by the dragon!

In the Pink’s Jax Beach location will be closed on May 5th and 6th to install new windows throughout the house.  We are excited to be sprucing up the place.  Sorry for the inconvenience.

June 7th:  Celebrate National Cancer Survivors Day!

June 13th:  Sisters & Survivors…A Day of Fun in the Sun will take place at 9:30am at 8th Avenue North in Jacksonville Beach.  This event is hosted by Sisters of the Sea & Saltwater Cowgirls.  Let’s come together to honor and support those touched by cancer in our community.  The day will include free surf lessons for cancer survivors, a family-style brunch, and lots of fun.  “Luv Surf” hats will be given to all participants and Marlin Moon is offering 20% off a meal after the event for mentioning Sisters of the Sea.  To reserve your spot, email SaltwaterCowgirls@gmail.com.  For questions, contact Samantha Ryan at 233-6119.  Celebrate Women & Learn to Surf!

June 13th:  Citi Volunteers will be providing a great service to In the Pink from 3-6 pm by cleaning the entire inside of the house for us.  We love our Citi Volunteers!

June 20th:  Take part in the Fishing Tournament hosted by Monkey’s Uncle to benefit In the Pink!  For information, call 241-4178.

Looking Forward.  Save these dates!

August 1, 2015:  One Musical Note tribute to cancer survivors.  The Jacksonville Landing.  10am-2pm.

September 26, 2015:  Third Annual Fidelity Investments Jacksonville Dragon Boat Festival at the Jacksonville Landing from 8am-5pm.  For more information, www.jacksonvilledragonboatfestival.com .  Form a team or join one of ours!