This Week at the EYC July 21-30 / 16′ daysailer for sale

In addition to the usual sailboat races, bridge, bunco, group sailing lessons, private sailing lessons, cookouts, swimming, and just plain going sailing, here’s what’s happening at the EYC this week:

EYC YOGA begins on Tuesday, July 24 and will also take place on July 31 and August 7.  Yoga will again be led by EYC member Lisa Giffords.  Yoga will be held Olga Dana Park, across the street from the EYC, the use of which has been generously provided by its owner, the Ephraim Historical Foundation.  A level 1-2 class will be held from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM and a gentle class will be held from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM.  There is no required fee to participate, but participants may choose to make a donation to help fund EYC sailing scholarships.

The WEDNESDAY JUNIOR ACTIVITY on July 25 will be EYC Idol / EYC’s Got Talent.  Join friends and fellow junior sailors to show off your talents!  Juniors will gather and team up at the yacht club to create skits, perform for their peers, and have loads of fun as our very own EYC staff judges the contestants.  Drop off at EYC at 6:30 PM and pick up at 8:00 PM.  No dinner served this week, and no charge.  EYC junior activies are open to EYC members and guests who have at least completed first grade.  Sign up on the poster at the EYC.  For more information contact EYC junior activities co-chairs Betsy Steele jeffbetsysteele@aol.com or Duska Pearson duskapearson@mac.com.

The THURSDAY TEEN ACTIVITY on July 26 will be a barbeque at the EYC followed by open gym at the YMCA.  Cost $5, plus bring a dessert to share.  Sign up on the poster at the EYC.  Teen activities are open to EYC members and guests who have at least completed 8th grade.  If you have questions or want to volunteer to drive, contact EYC Teen Activities chair Heather Andersen heather@brecklodge.com.

The DEADLINE TO ENROLL IN SESSION E SAILING LESSONS is noon on Sunday, July 29.  Session E group sailing lessons start Monday, July 30 and run through Friday, August 10.  Sessions C and D set EYC enrollment records, and space is limited in Session E, so enroll now before your preferred lesson level and time are full!  For more information about sailing lessons at the EYC, and to enroll, go to www.eyc.org/lessons.

The DEADLINE FOR QUALIFIED EYC MEMBERS TO ENTER THE DRAWING TO SKIPPER AN EYC-OWNED FLYING SCOT in the Women’s Regatta is 3:00 PM on Monday, July 30.  The Women’s Regatta is the evening of Wednesday, August 1.  Qualified members can enter the drawing by sending an e-mail to director@eyc.org stating your name and that you wish to be in the Women’s Regatta drawing.  For more information on the Women’s Regatta see the Notice of Race at www.eyc.org/racing.

THE EYC IS SELLING A USED 16-FOOT SAILBOAT, a daysailer-style Rebel Rampage, in good working condition.  The price of only $500 includes everything you need to sail the boat, including sails, running rigging, and a trailer.  This would be a perfect boat for a family with a shore home who want a sailboat for kids to bash around in, or for family daysails.  It has eight drinkholders!  For more information and to see pictures, contact dockside@eyc.org.