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Members and Volunteers Appreciation Luncheon 2017

On Saturday, June 10, 2017, the Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation held an event in appreciation of its members and volunteers. The buffet lunch was prepared by the Navy Greenhouse at Port Canaveral and was attended by nearly 100 members and … Continue reading

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Rocky Johnson – President CCLF

Angels and Lighthouses Dear Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Supporters: Did you know that there are angels at the Cape Canaveral Lighthouse? Well, there are, and we are in desperate need of more! Please consider this month’s request: “Wanted: More Angels for … Continue reading

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June 2017 Newsletter

The latest edition of the Canaveral Beacon is now available now. It includes an article about the Members and Volunteers Appreciation Luncheon held on June 10, 2017. The article includes an accounting and photos of the festivities. The Foundation will … Continue reading

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Eagle Scout Project Provides A Walking Tour for Lighthouse Visitors

A visit to the Cape Canaveral Lighthouse is truly a visit through the past. From the unique first floor door to the 151’ spiral staircase, you learn what life must have been like for the Lighthouse Keepers. Now, while waiting … Continue reading

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Florida Lighthouse Association (FLA)

A Few Words about the Florida Lighthouse Association (FLA) Bob Merrilees Former President, Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation The Florida Lighthouse Association is a nonprofit group of citizen activists dedicated to the preservation of the 30 remaining historic lighthouses that line … Continue reading

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Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation Announces Opening of New Gift Shop

Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation announced today the new gift shop (Keeper’s Closet) will open December 2.  The Keeper’s Closet is located on the grounds of the Cape Canaveral Lighthouse. The Foundation raised funds with a $6,000 grant from the Florida … Continue reading

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Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation Membership

A Few Words about CCLF Membership from Bob Merrilees, President, Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation As I mentioned in our last newsletter, we are making great strides with our tours on Friday and Saturday, each week in educating our community and out-of-town visitors … Continue reading

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Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation’s Continued Quest

A Few Words from Bob Merrilees President, Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation The Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation continues its quest to rebuild the Lighthouse Keepers’ Cottages and to increase access to the Lighthouse. The Air Force and other regulatory and environmental … Continue reading

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Foundation Appreciation for Local Business Support

The Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation is grateful for the continued support from the following businesses that provided door prizes for the Membership/Volunteer Appreciation Event: Andrei’s Restaurant Applebee’s Baja Chowder & Seafood Bonefish Grill Brano’s Italian Grill CCLF Keeper’s Closet Cocoa Village Playhouse … Continue reading

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Keeper’s Closet Manager Update

Keeper’s Closet Manager Our Keeper’s Closet is currently being managed, on an interim basis, by Bev Merrilees. Profits from the Keeper’s Closet continually support the Lighthouse and our goal of rebuilding the keepers homes and the Lighthouse community as it … Continue reading

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