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2019 Season - #9 (June 11)

Club calendar:


[Calendar and hours also found in front of 2019 Yearbook/Directory]

Highlights Next 7 Days … (Sara’s Fri/Sat/Sun dinner features: lamb chops, and “Ruby Red trout”)

  • Wed, June 12 – Basket Night and First Ensign Race

  • Thurs, June 13 – No food all day, but bar open 10 a.m. Thursday Night Dinner 6:30 pm. Lake Superior whitefish, provided by Fishmonger’s Wife of Muskegon. Tickets on sale at bar.

  • Sat, June 15 – Oceana County Water Safety Day 11 am-2 pm @ Pentwater Municipal Marina. See


  • Sat, June 15 – PYC Board meeting 8:30 am at Club.

  • Sun, June 16 – Father’s Day “Bloody’s, Bourbon and BBQ.” 11:30 am – 3 pm. RESERVATIONS ENCOURAGED. Buffet (includes brats, chicken, ribs, steak, baked potato bar, salad, sides). $20 ($10 for children 10-and-under). Only this menu available today. Final round of 2019 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach will be on big TV screen in dining room from 3-7 pm. Club open until 7 pm or end of golf.

  • Mon-Thurs, June 17-20 (rain day Fri 6/21) – Learn how to crew on sailboat by attending 4-day Sailboat Crew Development Class. 10 am-1 pm each day. For PYC members/their guests who are beginners/amateurs, age 12-adult. Taught by PYC’s Ensign/Offshore skippers in classroom, dock, and on water sessions. Cost $15.00. Learn sailboat orientation, sailing theory (jib/main sail), boat safety, crew responsibilities, knot tying and use, sail rigging, use of sheets, blocks and winches. Class limited to 20. Each participant must pre-register. Send e-mail – indicating name/age/PYC membership number -- to Bill Walker (513-325-7940) at

  • Mon, June 17 -- Pizza/Salad Monday! 5 pm. Choose from one of Chef Sara’s specialty pizza’s (such as “Pear A Dice,” “Truffle,” “Margarita,” “Vanilla Slice,” “The Fellini,” “PYC Special,” and “Kind of Aebig

  • Deal”), or build your own. Garden or Caesar salad. Inaugural night (June 10) was a hit, so reservations are highly encouraged to assure best service/availability.

  • Tuesday, June 18 – Dinner (Mediterranean dishes featured; reservations encouraged) available beginning 5 pm. At 7:15 pm, presentation by Bill and Judy Stellin, a Grand Rapids couple who spent 8 years sailing the Mediterranean. Come dine before program, or arrive by 7 and grab a drink to enjoy while listening to the Stellin’s.

Highlights On Horizon …

  • Thurs, June 20 – No food during day, but bar open 10 a.m. Thursday Night Dinner 6:30 p.m. German Dinner. Tix on sale at bar June 13.

  • Fri, June 21 – Backwards Kayak Race (paddle backwards to opposite shore, and return forward to Club … race starts 5 pm). Also ”First-Day-of-Summer Deck Party”. 5 pm. More info to follow.

  • Sat, June 22 – Second new member orientation 3:30-4 p.m. To be followed by 4-5 pm cocktail party OPEN TO ALL MEMBERS (come and welcome those joining Club this year!).

  • Mon, June 24 – Nine, Dine & Wine – 3-7 p.m. Limited to 36 players. Sign up at bar now. Shotgun start at Colonial’s 9-hole Heritage course. $15 pp covers golf & cart, plus $2.50 registration fee for prizes. After golf, come back to Club for cookout on new outdoor grill. Prizes to be awarded.

  • Fri, June 28 – Regular dinner menu available inside from 5 pm. Reservations encouraged. “Margaritaville Deck Party” with music by Jeff Steiner 7-9 pm. Grill be hot from 7-9:30 pm for deck diners. Wear your favorite Hawaiian shirt.

  • Sat, June 29 – “Pentwater Boat Parade of Lights.” Decorate your boat and/or yourself to this year’s theme “Adventures Through Books.” Entries line up 9 p.m. All size power/sail/self-propelled vessels welcome. Fee: $20 power/sail, $5 self-propelled. Awards. Questions to 630.606.8301, or send email to Details at


  • Want to amp up your Monday’s? Compete in or watch Soling races (1 meter model sailboats) beginning 3 pm, enjoy Broken Mast Happy Hour 3-5 pm, then stay for Pizza/Salad Monday (reservation encouraged) 5 pm.

  • PLEASE SIGN IN YOUR GUESTS in book at front door. Guest policy posted in House Rules on p. 15 of yearbook.

  • Reminder, still no breakfast feature or lunch on Monday’s due to area-wide shortage of line cooks.

  • Mornings at PYC– Club opens 10 am. Complimentary coffee/tea/cookies available until gone (except Thursday). Daily breakfast feature on Tues/Wed/Fri/Sat/Sun. Lunch 11 am till 5 pm (except Monday’s

  • and Thursday’s). Sat/Sun Bloody Mary Bar 10 am - noon.

Other Summer Hour Highlights: Club opens 10 am daily. Daily services include (except Thursday): (1)

  • Broken Mast Happy Hour 3-5 pm. (2) Bar hours: Mon-Thurs 10 am-10 pm. Fri-Sat 10 am-11 pm. Sun 10 am-7 pm. (3) Kitchen closes: 9 pm on Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri and Sat; and 7 pm on Sun.

  • Thursday Night Dinner volunteer sign-up sheets now posted on bulletin board.

  • For Ensign and Offshore fleets race schedules, see calendar in 2019 Yearbook (p.7).


SEATING IS LIMITED DURING HIGH VOLUME PERIODS, SO RESERVATIONS ARE HIGHLY ENCOURAGED FOR PARTIES OF: (1) ANY SIZE ON PIZZA/SALAD MONDAY, and WEDNESDAY BASKET NIGHT, (2) ANY SIZE ON FRIDAYS AND SATURDAYS BETWEEN 5-7 PM, and (3) 8 OR MORE ON ANY DAY. Call 231.869.8921 as far in advance as possible. Leave voicemail w/your name, requested reservation date and seating time, number in your party, and call-back phone number.

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