Epping forest Yacht and Country Club

Change of Command Welcomes New Commodore, Flag Officers

Change of Command Welcomes New Commodore, Flag Officers

Tradition reigned at the 36th annual Change of Command Ceremony and Dinner at Epping Forest Yacht and Country Club April 5 as leaders, membership and guests reunited along the banks of the St. Johns River to celebrate the raising of the flag – a symbol of the next commodore to rise to command. The executive […]

Elevating Support for the Arts

Elevating Support for the Arts

Support for the arts was in full bloom at Cathedral Arts Project’s Spring for the Arts annual fundraiser, held April 26 at Epping Forest Yacht and Country Club. The evening raised a record-breaking $820,579 in support of arts education and therapeutic programs for children and young adults. Since its inception, the event has generated nearly […]

Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary preps for Celebrity Chefs Luncheon

Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary preps for Celebrity Chefs Luncheon

The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary gathered its members for a preview of its signature fundraiser, Celebrity Chefs – Tasting Luncheon and Silent Auction, which will celebrate its 38th year April 2024. The group of philanthropists met at Epping Forest Yacht and Country Club for their January meeting over breakfast as they enjoyed good company, faith-filled […]

Commodore’s League Celebrates Change of Command

Commodore’s League Celebrates Change of Command

There’s a group of conscientious civic leaders that play host to dignitaries – from sports figures to top military brass, CEO’s, and other potential investors – welcoming them with a unique nautical approach to showcasing the City of Jacksonville. By way of a chartered boat, great food, fuel and generous donations from group members, the […]

Epping Forest celebrates 35th Change of Command

Epping Forest celebrates 35th Change of Command

The riverfront marina, fountains and backyard beauty of Epping Forest Yacht and Country Club set the tone and provided an unbeatable backdrop for a big day in Club history. On Friday, May 19, the 35th Annual Change of Command Ceremony and Dinner welcomed members and guests to join club leadership for the occasion, where cannon […]

Yachting traditions celebrated at Change of Command

Yachting traditions celebrated at Change of Command

Club members, friends, family and the Fleet leadership at the Epping Forest Yacht and Country Club took time to celebrate the passing of the torch, rather, the lowering and raising of the flags to honor the officers who have graciously served the club. The annual Change of Command relieved Annie Tutt as the 25th Commodore […]

Women’s Auxiliary gathers for luncheon, guest speaker appearance

Women’s Auxiliary gathers for luncheon, guest speaker appearance

The Women’s Auxiliary of the local chapter of the Salvation Army were treated to a luncheon by longtime supporter, Marilyn Carpenter, Jan. 24. The group of ladies that gather are supporters, volunteers, and like-minded women that encourage friends to participate in the mission to serve. At the luncheon, Ward Lariscy, one of Jacksonville’s most prolific […]

Epping Forest ushers in new leadership at Change of Command

Epping Forest ushers in new leadership at Change of Command

It was a beautiful Saturday on the St. Johns River in the San Jose area May 14, as leadership and the slate of officers raised one flag, while lowering another for the Commodore post at Epping Forest Yacht and Country Club. Thanks to member Bill Prince, a trumpet sounded the National Anthem during the opening […]

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