Bill Scanlon, founder of Mass Bay Sailors and Past Commodore of both Massachusetts Boating & Yacht Clubs Association (MBYCA) and Winthrop Yacht Club will be speaking at the open, public meeting of the Pelagic Sailing Club next Thursday, September 28th.
Bill is closely involved in many aspects recreational boating. His talk will be covering topics including Boston Harbor Islands, yacht clubs, commercial marinas and public access for private boaters. He will touch on controversial political actions and fun behind the scenes stories.
Join us and learn some inside information on the boating world and what it takes to become a 100-ton Captain.
-Boston Harbor Island access for sailors
-What it takes to get a 100 ton vessel license
-Current legislative issues affecting boaters
-Benefits of the Massachusetts Bay Yacht Club Association for Pelagic sailors
Public Meeting SCHEDULE
-5:30 Socialize in bar, deck or upper deck
-Meet fellow sailors and Pelagic Club Members
-Share summer adventures on the water
-Get help on problems with your boat
-Find hauling and decommissioning help
-Learn how to become a Pelagic Member
Pelagic Sailing Club public meetings are open to the public and are hosted monthly from April through November, hosted by:
Savin Hill Yacht Club, 400 Morrissey Blvd., Dorchester, MA 02125
Latitude: 42.309292, Longitude: -71.044234
April through Oct: … 4th Thursday
November: …………… 3rd Thursday
General Meetings begin at 6:30 pm (local time) with a brief social among boat owners, skippers, crew, applicants, and guests. Following a brief business meeting, a noted speaker presents an interesting topic relevant to sailing and seamanship.
Send inquiries about speaking at Pelagic Sailing Club general meetings to: CorrespondenceSecretary@pelagicsailingclub.org.