Boat Auction to benefit YMCA in Rockport

Posted May 20, 2011, at 10:22 p.m.

ROCKPORT — The Penobscot Bay YMCA 14th annual Boat Auction will be held 9 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, June 11, at the YMCA, 116 Union St. Registration begins at 9 a.m. and bidding begins at 10 a.m.

Since the first auction in 1998, the event has provided support for the YMCA Scholarship Program. The auction also will help YMCA Summer Camp children and families, as well as program participants. Membership and programs are open to everyone regardless of ethnicity, religion, age, place of residence or financial capacity.

Auction inventory includes a 30-foot Sea Ray Weekender, 1976 USCG Motor Whale Boat, two wood-framed Klepper kayaks, 16-foot Cuddy Cabin Daysailer and more. In addition, there are dinghies and sailboats of every size and powerboats. To see an inventory of boats, visit For more information, call Marcia Roberts, development and marketing director, at 236-3375. printed on April 28, 2017