Posts for February 2019

Young Adults Announce 2019 Events Schedule

Blake Kimbrough on

Social Events

The Young Adult Members Committee is pleased to announce its action-packed schedule for 2019. This year's highlights include a pre-season bowling night March 23rd in Richmond; an enhanced "Last Friday of the Month" movie night series, which was clearly a family-favorite for kicking the weekend; a fully loaded Memorial Day weekend; several unique cruise-in-company excursions; three different themed cookouts; and, of course, our penultimate annual corn hole tournament over Labor Day weekend. As a reminder, YAM events are open to all members, guests and accompanied prospective members...so come one, come all...this will be our best year of all! Click here to see full schedule!

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Thank You, East Dock Donors!

David Lennarz on

Club News

We would like to recognize the generous donors who supported the new East Dock project by identifying all who contributed on a plaque that will be unveiled in the main Club House on Opening Day on April 13, 2019.  Please review the list below and notify me of any corrections as soon as possible (no later than February 28th) at dlennarz@gmail.com.

Thank you,

David Lennarz

In Grateful Recognition of the Donors to the Fishing Bay Yacht Club East Dock Fund - 2017-2018

 

Chesapeake Benefactors

Ted & Myra Bennett

Glenn & Rebecca Doncaster

Waddy & Connie Garrett

David & Alison Lennarz

Christopher Lindbloom & Nancy Glinn Powell

Strother & Evie Scott

Piankatank Benefactors

Doug & Jennifer Bendura

George & Lyons ...

FBYC Winter Program Presents Sailor Charlie Enright: Wednesday, February 27 6:30 PM Richmond's Omni Hotel (ONE WEEK AWAY)

Brian Ankrom on

Social Events

Come join us as Charlie Enright shares his amazing journey--from "movie star" in Disney's Morning Light to skipper in the Volvo Ocean Race - the longest and toughest professional sporting event in the world.  This program has something for everyone, including racers, juniors, cruisers, parents, grandparents, and fans of sailing.

As a part of a special effort to attract new members, you can invite prospective members for free!  We have allocated ten tickets that you can offer to friends you would like to join the club.  Simply email Karen Soule (karen.soule@gmail.com) with the names and email addresses of the people you'd like to invite.

Any member can invite up to two people.  The first FBYC members to email ...

Weekly Update

Brian Ankrom on

Clubhouse News

Schedule of Upcoming Events:
Sat, Feb 23 - One Day Club Race Management Seminar (Training)
Wed, Feb 27 - Presenting Charlie Enright, Volvo Ocean Racer (Social)
Sat, Mar 30 - Bermuda High Party (Social)
Sat, Apr 6 - Offshore Training Day (Offshore)
Sat, Apr 13 - Opening Day

This Week’s Update:
- Registration is open for all Cruising events and Junior programs.  Also, Winter programs are coming up.  Sign up now to for an Evening with Charlie Enright (registration deadline is Feb 22) and the Bermuda High Party.  You can see all events on the Club Event Page by clicking here.
- The Clubhouse Foyer and Loft will be unavailable throughout February.  The stairwells and second floor Loft will be closed until March 1 for floor ...

FBYC Winter Program Presents Sailor Charlie Enright: Wednesday, February 27 6:30 PM Richmond's Omni Hotel

Karen Soule on

Social Events

Come join us as Charlie Enright shares his amazing journey--from "movie star" in Disney's Morning Light to skipper in the Volvo Ocean Race - the longest and toughest professional sporting event in the world.  This program has something for everyone, including racers, juniors, cruisers, parents, grandparents, and fans of sailing.

As a part of a special effort to attract new members, you can invite prospective members for free!  We have allocated ten tickets that you can offer to friends you would like to join the club.  Simply email Karen Soule (karen.soule@gmail.com) with the names and email addresses of the people you'd like to invite.

Any member can invite up to two people.  The first FBYC members to email ...

Website Server now updated

Strother Scott on

Club News

We were able to update the web server on Monday, February 11, 2019.   It has resulted in a few inevitable glitches, and we are fixing them as fast as they are being discovered.  Most functions, including the important online Event Registration processes, are working fine.  Please let Strother know if you run across any issues. 

Turner Lecture Series Deltaville Maritime Museum

Richard Rodgers on

Social Events

I thought the following would be of interest to our members. The Deltaville Maritime Museum is having a lecture series known as the Turner Lecture Series.

The first program will be Sunday March 10th at 2 PM. The speakers will be our own Rick and Julie Palm. In 1990 they began their 2 year voyage around the world on "Sojourner" their 52 foot Tayana sailboat. their sailing resume includes Atlantic crossings, dozens of passages to ther caribbean and decades of coastal cruising from Nova Scotia to Florida.

Our next program will be on Sunday April 14th at 2 PM. The speaker will be Jack Yunker who will present a program on the Liberty Ships that played a major role in ...

Website server update

Strother Scott on

Club News

We plan a server update this weekend for www.fbyc.net and it is possible there might be an hour or 2 on Friday night or Saturday morning when the site is down. 

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