To be grateful is to recognize the love of God in everything He has given us -- and He has given us everything. Every breath we draw is a gift of His love, every moment of existence is a grace, for it brings with it immense graces from Him.
- Thomas Merton
| Adaptive Water Recreation Event|
Participants from around North Dakota and their families and friends come for this opportunity to discover the thrill and excitement of water skiing, enjoy leisurely pontoon rides on Nelson Lake and socialize with friends old and new.
This 20th Escape to the Lake will include lunch for registered participants and their families in Sporting Chanceâ??s new Nelson Lake shelter, plus an acrobatic performance ski show starting around 1 p.m. featuring the Aqua Addicts, who provide the skiing boats and side-skiing safety support for all Escape participants.
Nelson Lake is northwest of Bismarck and Mandan, in Oliver County. The lake is about five miles east and three miles south of the town of Center. Registration for participants begins at 10 am June 21. The event is free. For more information, call (800) 532-NDAD.