Posted: March 6, 2014 | By: [Ballard News-Tribune]
The 86th annual Blessing of the Fleet will take place at Fishermen’s Memorial site at Fishermen’s Terminal March 9 at 2 p.m.
Pastor Laurie Jones of Ballard First Lutheran Church will lead the ceremony and will offer words of hope for the fishing fleet to bring a good fishing harvest, safe travels and that the fleet be good stewards of “the creation.”
“I want to focus a little on the 100 anniversary of fishermen’s Terminal and remember those who did not come back from sea and highlight the people that have been lost.
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