Buy a Book in Support of SICC

Dr DoBook Cover of Savior of the Child by Don N. Bacchusn N Bacchus, club member, Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Licensed School Psychologist, parent, grandparent, and author of Beyond Psychotherapy, Savior of the Child, and several published professional articles, has generously donated 50 signed copies of his book — Savior of the Child — to Sarasota International Cricket Club (SICC) to be sold for $30 at the upcoming Six-a-Side Cricket Festival. All proceeds will go to SICC.

The book is an easy read– 333 pages and 169 topics. It is a book for parents, educators, and anyone involved in raising and guiding children.

Dr. Bachus (Donny) will be setting up a stand at the upcoming Six-a-Side Cricket Festival at SICC on November 25-27, 2016. Get an author-signed copy of his book and help SICC achieve its mission in the process.

Buy a Book – Support SICC – Take home a wealth of ideas for a lifetime of benefit!

About the authorDr. Don N. Bacchus

Dr. Don N. Bacchus is a psychologist with over 37 years of experience. He has published many professional articles and is the author of Beyond Psychotherapy—123 Life-Changing Ideas. Dr. Bacchus and his wife of 45 years live in Florida and have two children. His wife is a teacher; his daughter is a doctor of pediatric medicine; and his son is a doctor of clinical psychology. Dr. Bacchus has two grandsons, Joshua and Aaron, to whom this book is dedicated.

Less than 100 Days to Go: Book Your Rooms Now at LWR Holiday Inn

Logo of Holiday Inn, Lakewood Ranch

Last week the day counter on our count-down clock shifted to 2 digits indicating that the start of our 2016 Six-a-Side Festival is drawing ever closer.

Time to make room reservations!

Sarasota International Cricket Club is pleased to announce a partnership with the Lakewood Ranch Holiday Inn hotel for our 2016 Six-a-Side Tournament.

We have negotiated a special group rate of $109 a night (Double Occupancy) including a HOT breakfast which shall be served .  Guests can book their rooms directly by calling the hotel at 941-782-4400 or online at Holiday Inn Sarasota-Lakewood Ranch

If calling the hotel directly, please mention group code SCC

The special rate is valid for reservations made by November 1, 2016.  After this date, the hotel will release the blocked rooms and the prevailing winter rates shall apply.  Please be mindful of this deadline when planning the logistics of your trip.Should you have difficulties with the reservations, please contact our coordinator directly at

The hotel is a new property with a full service restaurant and bar on site.  There is an excellent seafood joint, The Lucky Pelican, right across the parking lot.  The brand new UTC mall is 1.0 mile from the property.  There are over a dozen restaurants ranging from casual to fine dining at the mall and many more in the area.  Lakewood Ranch Main Street is 2 miles from the hotel and is home to McAllister’s Scottish Pub & Restaurant along with various other dining outlets.

Parry Field, home of SICC, is 5 minutes down the road from the hotel – a huge PLUS for those early morning fixtures!

Please see this hotel brochure for more information.

See you all soon at the Festival.