PLEASE NOTE: THE EVENTS LISTED BELOW FOR SMBC HAVE BEEN CANCELLED TILL FURTHER NOTICE.
Events later in the year such as the model boat show may take place, All dates have been left here for reference.
SMBC run a few events through the year including the regular Club 500 races at the lake. We also help with / attend other club events.
Dates for 2020 will appear on the website as the year progresses...watch this space!
SMBC have close ties with the Luton Model Boat Club, and similarly the Welwyn Club.
At the St Albans Model Engineering show each September, we help to organise the Model Boat section, where as well as the displays, there is a 'pop-up' boat pond to see some of the models in action. It's a good place to find boats and bits for sale.
SMBC usually have a stand at the International Model Boat Show held at the Warwick Exhibition Centre during November, and recently have exhibited at Stotfold, Letchworth, Biggleswade & Hoddesdon.
11-12 Jan Chiltern Model Railway Ex. Stevenage Leisure Centre. A large show, £10 entry
Details here : Chiltern Model Rail Show
17-19 Jan London Model Engineering Exhibition - The South’s Major Showcase of Modelling... Not to be Missed!
SMBC are not exhibiting there, but an interesting event.
16th February Shuttleworth Scale Model Exhibition - located at Old Warden. Details Here: Shuttleworth Scale Model Ex
18th April Hitchin Market - SMBC & Luton MBC display and scale sailing 10am - 4pm
19th April Club 500 racing starts... Round 1 - All Club 500 races will start at 11 a.m.
26th April Sunday afternoon extra - Scale & Sail 2-4pm
26th April Welwyn Garden City SME Kingfisher event - Scale or Straight running boats welcome. 11am - 4pm Details
2nd May, (Saturday), Stevenage walking festival in Fairlands valley. SBC wish to show the park in all its glory so we have been asked to be there, 10.00 am to 4.00 pm. Another sailing day. More details to follow.
Stotfold Steam Fair and Country Show. SMBC are planning a stall there. Dates TBA
16th May Hitchin Market - SMBC display and scale sailing 10am - 4pm
17th May Club 500 racing... Round 2 - All Club 500 races will start at 11 a.m
23 - 24th May Wicksteed Park weekend - SMBC may be there. See last year's visit on Youtube
31st May Sunday afternoon extra - Scale & Sail 2-4pm
14th June RNLI Open Day at SMBC. 10am - 4pm. Bring along a model lifeboat to sail if you have one, or other boats. See 2019 event here
20th June Hitchin Market - Luton + District MBC display and scale sailing 10am - 4pm
21st June Club 500 racing... Round 3 - All Club 500 races will start at 11 a.m
28th June Sunday afternoon extra - Scale & Sail 2-4pm
27-28th June Northampton MBC Open Day. More details to follow
Northampton & District MBC...
Pitches for caravan / camping,
Sailing on the pond
Trophies for participants boats
5th July SMBC Open Day. 10am - 4pm. All sorts of craft on the water, Have a go with our 'Come & Try' boats. Last year's event video
11th July Hoddesden MRC exhibition at the Robert Barclay Academy... details TBA
18th July Hitchin Market - SMBC display and scale sailing 10am - 4pm
19th July Club 500 racing - Round 4
26th July Sunday afternoon extra - Scale & Sail 2-4pm
15th August Hitchin Market - Luton + District MBC display and scale sailing 10am - 4pm
6h Sept Club 500 racing - Round 5
13th Sept IPMS show Biggleswade
13th Sept Welwyn Garden City SME - 50th Anniversary Fun day 11am - 4pm Details
19th September Hitchin Market - SMBC & Luton MBC display and scale sailing 10am - 4pm
26-27th Sept St Albans & District Model Engineering Society Club Exhibition & Open day. SMBC will have a stand there.
11th Oct Club 500 racing - Round 6... the final opportunity to gain points!
15-18th Oct Midlands Model Engineering Exhibition details HERE
17th – 18th October Blackpool Model Show - Some details from their website here: Blackpool Show
7th - 8th Nov - International Model Boat Show. Warwick Exhibition Centre. Details.
STEVENAGE MODEL BOAT CLUB
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Time: 9.00 – 1.00 pm (meeting starts at 10.00am - Video review of the year will be screening at 09.30 )
1. Apologies for Absence.
2. Minutes of the 2018 AGM and matters arising. (Subscriptions).
4. Presentation of Awards
5. Election of Club Officers and Section Leaders for 2020
6. Events – 2020
7. Any Other Business ( Other items can be notified prior to the start of the meeting)
8. Close Meeting
Tea and Coffee
Bring and Buy
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