River regatta

Nicomekl Rowing Club is hosting a regatta on the river Saturday.

Head of the River 2011 events kick off 10:15 a.m. Sept. 17 at Blackie Spit in Crescent Beach, and spectators are encouraged and welcomed, said Helen Midwood.

“It’s quite fun to come out and watch… as they round the corner,” Midwood said.

For more information, visit www.nico-row.com