2017 Cruising Calendar
Cruise Planning Meeting #1 if Friday, 1/13/17 at 7:00 PM during the Friday Night Bites event.
Cruise Planning Meeting #2 is scheduled for Saturday, 02/04/17 at 6:00 PM. The bar will be open for Frosbite Sailing.
Please contact your Fleet Captain, Chris Bjerregaard, with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org
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|8||- Cruise Meeting|
January 8: First Cruise meeting. We'll decide the ports of call for the Memorial Day, Summer, and Labor Day Cruises. Bring your ideas!
The crew from Geronimo will share their educational voyage to the Med... Captain Dawson and Ted Bjerregaard will present.
Join us for one or more...
|29||- Winter Speaker Series:Team Racing and Cruise Meeting||Stay tuned for description of the team racing presentation. Meanwhile, there will be a short Cruise Meeting following the speaker(s). The subcommittee will present a proposed itinerary for the Memorial Day as well as the Summer Cruise. Don't miss it!|
|11||- Cross-Atlantic Voyage||Tegan Mortimer will describe her scientific voyage across the Atlantic: exploring the unseen problem of plastic pollution in the world’s oceans.|
|27||- Memorial Day "Cruise" 2016 Dinner||Join your fellow cruisers for cocktails and dinner for Memorial Day weekend kickoff.|
|27||- Memorial Day Cruise - Newport||The BYC Memorial Day Cruise sails first to Newport on Friday, May 27.|
|28||- Memorial Day Cruise: East Greenwich|
The fleet wil sail to East Greenwhich on Saturday, and be hosted by the East Greenwich Yacht Club. The EGYC bar and deck will be open to us. You may register and pay in advance for a mooring ($40) or a slip ($2.50 per foot). When you f...
|29||- Memorial Day Cruise: Potter Cove||The cruising fleet will anchor at Potter Cove near the BYC moorings and enjoy an informal BYO* picnic on shore at the Dana Rice property at 1300 on Sunday afternoon. *BYO means Bring Your Own food, drink, and lawn chair. No need to register in advance|
|8||- Summer Cruise: Payment Due||Cruise Fees and payments for Cruise Tee Shirts are due Wednesday, June 15. In addition to making this payment, you must also register your boat for the cruise.|
|15||- Summer Cruise - Dutch Harbor||For those who can get an early start. Rent a mooring from Dutch Harbor Boatyard or anchor. Gather at Dutch Harbor Boatyard for shared hors d’oeuvres.|
|16||- Summer Cruise - Point Judith Pond||A pleasant backwater stop with good swimming, birdwatching, and quiet anchorage. Islands to explore, and good protection from most winds and waves.|
|17||- Summer Cruise - Noank||Noank Village Boatyard at the mouth of the Mystic River provides slips or moorings near a quaint village with an ice-crew shop and Abbott’s Lobster in the Rough (where you share your meal with the gulls).|
|18||- Summer Cruise - Shelter Island Yacht Club||The Shelter Island Yacht Club offers us guest moorings with launch service, a pleasant clubhouse, bar, and restaurant in a sheltered harbor. Ferry service to Greenport. Much to do.|
|19||- Summer Cruise - Shelter Island Yacht Club||The Shelter Island Yacht Club offers us guest moorings with launch service, a pleasant clubhouse, bar, and restaurant in a sheltered harbor. Ferry service to Greenport. Much to do.|
|20||- Summer Cruise - Coecles Harbor||A short sail to a large protected cove on the other side of Shelter Island. Coecles Harbor Marina offers both seasonal and transient moorings and slips in a stress-free atmosphere and, scenic paradise, and a pool.|
|21||- Summer Cruise -Stonington||Dodson's Boatyard offers moorings, and the Stonington Harbor Yacht Club offers hospitality in this quintessential New England village of shops and eateries.|
|22||- Summer Cruise - Jamestown||Jamestown Boat Yard and Clark’s Marina will accommodate us, with beach, protected moorings, and restaurants nearby.|
|20||- Hog Island Rendezvous||Join your fellow BYC Islanders and Mainlanders for an afternoon of good food and fun. Pot Luck, BYOB. First Farnham Ferry at 1345. Return trips starting at 4:30.|
|18||- Navigation Workshop: Hands On|
For beginners, this hands-on workshop develops skills in basic coastal navigation using both paper charts and mobile GPS devices. You learn how to plot a course, how to determine your location, how to set a course while underway...