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  • US Coast Guard Auxiliary

    We had the pleasure of meeting Peter Graham at our last meeting. He has discussed some of the great things the auxiliary is doing and what services they offer.  The two biggest and FREE services are: Safety Classes Boat Inspections Safety classes are for both kids and adults.  Normal classes are 8 hours on a Saturday and include a free lunch. Boat inspections are free and can be done on and off the water.  If you want, you can schedule a visit to your home for the Auxiliary to [...]

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    Broken Dam in Rockford

    Our Fordam dam is broken, please see the following website: http://www.brokendamrockford.com

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    Village of Machesney Park does not want to fund the Latham gage which helps regulate the Rock River.  If you live in Machesney Park, please contact your trustee to let them know they should fund the gage!

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    March 1st, 2018 Meeting

    We will have a special meeting at TADs Bar and Grill on Thursday March 1st at 6:30pm

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    There seems to be heavy rains coming for the next few days. With the frozen ground and warm weather, they are expecting flooding and ice jams! Be safe!

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    Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

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    Next Meeting

    September 23, 2017

    Our next meeting will be held at TADs at 6:30pm on October 17, 2017

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    The river is low and we still see some debris from the flooding in the water, please be safe.

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    As of Friday, July 7th, the sheriff has announced the river is open. Please see the sheriff's Facebook page or call the hotline for more updates.

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    High Water

    June 29, 2017

    Warning,  did to the rain last night the water levels are high. Please check your boats and items at the water. They may float away!

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