Do You Know? • Why the club was changed from the original design (Cape Cod) of our Clubhouse to the present design? • There was a submarine under the dining room of the clubhouse? When did you join Berkeley Yacht Club? Was it 1992 or before? You are an Old Salt and you have made Berkeley Yacht Club into the club it is today. We recognize members at 25 years, 30 years, 35 years, 40 years and 45 years for their continued participation in the club activities.
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A special thanks to our BYC shoreline cleanup volunteers that included Terry and Wil Hand and Michael and Dylan Whitfield. Our mission was to participate in shoreline cleanups to “Help Keep the Berkeley Shoreline Plastic Free”!
Come for the Waffles and Minosa's and stay for all the other activities BYC has planned for Opening Day on the Bay. Starting at 0800 with BYC's famous Waffles and continuing with Blessing of the BYC Fleet 1000, Dedication of Names 1015, and BYC Fleet Sail Past at 1100. Go out and sail the Bay but be back at the Club by 1600 for Yacht Christening/Re-naming (don't forget to sign up with Patti Brennan) and Music and Supper starting at 1700.
Berkeley Yacht Club is hosting the Pacific Inter-Club Yacht Association of Northern California (PICYA) Delegates Dinner Meeting on Monday, October 5th. As a member of PICYA we receive reciprocal privileges at other associated yacht clubs. PICYA sponsors many yachting activities, opening day on the bay, safety and management seminars, races, and youth programs to name a few. It is an honor for BYC to host the delegates dinner meeting. BYC has two delegates that represent us at the monthly PICYA meetings they are Patti Brennan and Karen Lile.
Come watch the brilliant guitar maestro Jeff McNish and his band of merry musicians that all converge at Berkeley Yacht Club once a month to create the best Salsa music in the Bay Area... and that's tomorrow!
Chef Tom will be preparing a whole bunch of wonderful foods for your delight, all this for.. $7!!
Food starts at 2 - Salsa starts at 4
Jeff McNish, Bob Johns & Fred Johnson - Tomorrow!! Music in the Bar has been building steadily. Good food followed by good music is the routine. Byc's Sunday Jazz Band (Bob Johns & Fred) and Salsa band (Jeff McNish & Fred) combine to bring us a show in the Bar tomorrow night.
Chef Tom's Menu
Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Potatoes, Steamed Veggies and a Tossed Salad
Food starts at 7pm Jazz starts at 8pm
Sunday 15th February in Salsa Sunday! Come and enjoy the buzz of a packed bar of post race midwinters racers followed by the best Salsa Music in the Bay Area
Food starts at 2pm / Music starts at 4pm
The BYC Commodore's Mystery Cruise will start at 10:00am on New Years Day. This is the time the envelopes will be handed out. There will be an option for member/folks to drive to the Mystery location.
****Pre-cruise breakfast buffet will be available from 8:45am!!"""
And don't forget to reserve for the BYC New Years Eve Party!!!
Welcome in the New Year at the BYC. Watch the fireworks from the best place on the Bay or just dance your way into 2015 with our wonderful New Years eve band 'The Gerald Beckett Quartet' featuring Dave Navarro will be performing all the hits from the 70s all the way to current!!!
**Price includes 2 complimentary glasses of Champagne* to toast in the the new year at Midnight! **
(Hot/Warm Non-Alchaholic Cider Drink for Non-Drinkers and Kids)
** Wonderful Food Buffet @ starting at 8PM **
** Live Music & Dancing @ 9PM TO 1:00AM **
$35 with reservations - $40 at the door - Kids 12 and under Free
To RSVP please call 510-843-9292 or Email Manager@Berkeleyyc.org
Please reserve by Tuesday December 30th
Commodore Bob Gray and Betty Gray request the pleasure of your company at the Commodore"s Ball on Saturday, December 6, 2014. Cocktails - 1800 and Dinner - 1900 catered by Skates by the Bay. Dinner will be followed by the changing of the watch and dancing until midnight. Formal invitation have been mail, if you did not receive an invitation please contact the BYC office at 510-843-9292.