AHOY! SAVE THIS DATE: On Oct. 12 an area-wide Blessing of the Fleet sets sail as part of the City of Vero Beach’s Centennial Celebration wrap up. The Blessing, a centuries old tradition among boating communities worldwide, is sponsored by the Vero Beach Yacht Club and the City Marina. All boaters — small, large, motorized or not — are welcome. For more information visit www.verobeachyachtclub.com and hold open Oct. 11 for the VBYC’s pre-event Captain’s meeting.