This Week At EYC: A Great Start to EYC Season

What a terrific turnout we had Memorial Day weekend for the work day.  Thanks to members old and new who came out in force to get EYC ready for summer.

Upcoming Events:

Bridge Lessons:  Please note that Bridge Lessons begin the week of Monday, June 8th.  For any questions regarding Bridge, please contact Suzanne Lisle  [email protected].

Racing Season:  EYC’s summer racing series begin Saturday, June 13th with the Flying Scot Saturday Series, following by a Flying Scot Tuning Clinic at 12:00.  For more details about this years racing schedule, please go to  The summer racing series continues through the week of August 3rd.

EYC Sailing Lessons Begin!  Sailing Lessons Begin Monday June 15th!  Session A begins with a 2 week morning only session.  Please go to, and sign up!

First Mates:  Ladies, Don’t miss out on the First Mates coffee Monday, June 15th. This is a great way to catch up with friends old and new and to catch up on events at EYC.  We look forward to seeing you there!

The Spring cleanup was an outstanding success this year on a beautiful day in Ephraim. So much was accomplished by so many helpful volunteers!  Some of the participants were (we sincerely hope we did not miss anyone):

Fred Lewis, Sue Lewis, Rich Bierman, Dick Bierman, Bjorn Hooper, Rob Cowles, Bill Andersen, Heather Andersen,  Gordon Rowley, Kim Miller, Judy Cloninger, Brian Ritter, Deanna Peterson, John Peterson, Isak Peterson, Stefan Peterson, Jodi Hoyerman, Eric Hoyerman, Rick Hoyerman, Steve Sauter, Sibylle Tasker, Skip Tasker, Sophie Tasker, Steven Richter, Sydney Richter, Stephanie Richter ,Eric Richter, Graham Glau, Joy Glau, Rob Moore, Sherry Moore, Christine Bridenhagen, Keith Bridenhagen, Joel Dykman, Ally Dykman, Delaney Dykman, Topher Andersen, George Kraemer, AJ Demarinis, Jay Lott, Mike Callahan, Mike Faugust, Matt Smith, Kirk Brown, Robert Ziegler, Barb Ziegler, Zac Aasen, Laura O’Rourke, Jack O’Rourke

· Mike Maltby and Rex Kahr delivered and installed the motors for the cranes on Friday (every year Mike and Rich take down the motors, store them and put them back up. This work extends the life of our lift motors tremendously).
· Rich Bierman connected the wiring for the crane motors on Monday
· Rich and Karen Bierman donated a vacuum cleaner to the EYC on Friday.
· Jack and Laura O’Rourke purchased the food for Saturday’s cookout
· Joel Dykman cleaned the grills and the most important job of the day- did the cooking.

Fyr Bal weekend is June 19-21st.  Please join the many activities that weekend.

Saturday, June 20th

Fyr Bal Pancake Breakfast, 7:30-10:30

Fyr Bal Regatta 9:00

EYC Open House 1:30-3:30

Fyr Bal Cookout 6:00 pm.  Please come join the fun as we watch bonfires and fireworks.. Bring your own meat and a dish to pass.

What a club of volunteers we have!  Thanks to all who helped out in the last month to get the club ready for summer and sailing!  We look forward to seeing you on the dock or on the water in the near future.