Yearly Archives: 2018

Lunch and railways talk

Date:  Friday 23rd February.

Time:  12.00 for 12.30

Speaker:  Roger Silsbury, Photographic Archivist, I.W. Steam Railway, will talk on “50 Years of Railway Preservation on the Isle of Wight”.

Menu:  Creamy Chicken & Bacon Pasta, Garlic Bread;  Raspberry Meringue Roulade;  Coffee or Tea.

Price:  £10 a head.

To book:  Please contact Sue Tribe (01983 754494, suetribe2@gmail.com).

Fitting Out Supper with sailing-related vignettes by members.

Our annual Fitting Out Supper (7.00 for 7.30 p.m.) will be interspersed with short vignettes of sailing-related incidents.

Any member who has a story to tell in this vein who would like to be included is asked to contact Sue Tribe (01983 754494).

Simply Sailing Get-Together

Those interested in the Simply Sailing Group are invited to join their comrades at the club on Friday 23rd March at 18.30 for a relaxed, informal get-together.

RYA First Aid Course

Date:  Saturday 24th March 2018.

Times:  0900 – 1700

Cost:  £45 (YSC members), £65 (non-members).  This includes a First Aid manual.

The course is valid for 3 years and satisfies the First Aid requirement for canoeists, canal boaters, dinghy sailors, windsurfers, powerboat and safety boat drivers and those who go up to 60 miles offshore in yachts and motor cruisers.

If you are interested and would like to apply to go on this course, please contact Liz Mead (liz@walnuttreecottage.info, 01983 760161).

March Book Club

March’s Book of the Month is The Other Side of the Bridge by Mary Lawson.    Meet at 12.30.  Bring lunch to share.   Hot drinks available and the bar will be open.

For more information contact Shirley Peters – 01983 755392, shirleypeters_1@msn.com.

First Race of the Season

Our first race will start at 11.00 on Friday 30th March.  It is the first race in the Easter Series, all four races of which take place over the Easter weekend.