July 4th and The Beach…they go together!

fourth0Nothing says Summer quite like the 4th of July holiday – and the beach, of course! Where else can you spend your days in the sun and sand, grilling and refreshing your thirst, laughing with friends and family, and enjoying the sparkle of fireworks when the sun goes down?! Crystal Beach offers all of this fun, and so much more. The weather will be favorable and the crowds will be plenty. The surf will be inviting and

4th of July Trash Bash

Our 4th of July Trash Bash is less than one week away!!! Get registered in the Peninsula Sports Park Litter League so we can order your Finishers Shirt and reserve you a Swag Bag!!! We will meet at Gregory Park at 4pm on July 4, we will provide everyone with Grabbers, cool rags, and water. After cleaning a large area of the beach Around Barrel 86 with Litter Buggies we will return to

PSP Thanks

PSP would like to send out a big Thank You to Todd Kahla for his recent donation of $850. He hosted the 1st Annual PSP Ragball Tournament and generously donated the proceeds to our league. Taking 1st place honors was his team Locally Hated sponsored by The Big Store. Back Row (L-R): Todd Kahla Sr., Rodney Charles, Destinee Kahla, Todd Kahla Jr., Ethan Kahla, Lane Kahla, Mason White, Harley Collier, Leli Lepeheke; Front Row: Millie Kahla, Rusty Garland, Misty Leigh.

BPCF Quarterly Membership Meeting

Come join us for a tour and tasting at the Texas Tail Distillery on Post Office Street in Galveston.
When: July 29, 2022
Where: Texas Tail Distillery
Time: 11:00 am
Cost: $12 ($10 for members)
Dutch lunch is available after the tour.

Light Up Bolivar

You can have fun and help show community pride by purchasing a lighthouse from the Bolivar Peninsula Cultural Foundation (BPCF). Then decorate your lighthouse to enter in the BPCF Lighthouse Decorating Contest. Awards will be given for the best designed lighthouses in each class, 6 ft. and 3 ft. They may be painted, tiled, mosaic or any design you chose. Plaques and monetary prizes

Recreational Boating Safety – Death on the Water-Beating the Odds

Bob CurrieBy Bob Currie, Recreational Boating Safety Specialist
U. S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Base Galveston Flotilla
In 2021 the Coast Guard counted 4,439 accidents that involved 658 deaths, 2,641 injuries, and about $67.5 million dollars of damage to property as a result of recreational boating accidents. The 2021 Recreational Boating Statistics is an 83-page compilation of facts and

Interesting Fact

You can hear rhubarb growing

Permanent reminder of a temporary feeling

Brenda Cannon HenleyBy Brenda Cannon Henley
I saw someone do something really dumb the other day, but it wasn’t my circus and they weren’t my monkeys, so I could not do anything to help other than pray for a decent outcome. The incident reminded me of a line or two in an old Jimmy Buffet song. He sang about “a permanent reminder of a temporary feeling.” How many of us live every day

Miss Bee’s Bolivar Buzz

Shannon WilliamsBy Shannon Williams
In the song, “The Circle Game” by Joni Mitchell, it tells of a child as he moves through the seasons of life. This past week that song came to mind many times, as we again moved my 93 year old mother to “a higher level of care”. In my work that is a term that we use in our HUD paperwork, when a resident can no longer live

Who Brought Money $$

Georgia's Sand BucketBy Georgia Osten
Another glorious day at the beach, if you’re under a canopy or out in the water. I take that back, treading out to the second sand bar is always a little scary if you ask me, I can’t believe I did it all on my own. Afterwards, sitting in the safety of shade of the canopy, looking out at that guy who asked us to “move over.” Watching him bring in a little

Upcoming Events

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Saturday, August 6
2022 Golf Cart Poker Run

Friday-Saturday, August 19-20
2022 PB VFD BBQ Cookoff

Saturday, September 24
2022 BP COC Golf

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