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June 2022 Newsletter

Commodore’s Message As Commodore, I am fortunate to be looped in to most of the SWYC’s interest group activities. Things are happening as we all shake off the last of our winter doldrums to get back out on the water. At our home, our kayak has tasted salt several times this month as weather improved, […]

May 2022 Newsletter

Commodore’s Message May is looking like it will be packed solid with all sorts of fun activities.  Enjoy reading through all of the groups and the events that are being planned.  I look forward to meeting and visiting with everyone at the Opening Day ceremony on the 7th.  If we have not met, please make […]

April Newsletter

Commodore’s Message Spring has officially arrived, heralding longer and warmer days.  My guess is our household is not much different than others as we eagerly swapped out the winter toys for our summer ones. Looking at the SWYC calendar, it’s exciting to see activities for young and old and everyone in between – vessel ownership […]

March Newsletter

Commodore’s Message Spring is on its way! As the days grow longer, my thoughts turn towards getting all of our water toys ready for the coming season. Opening day is two short months away. With that in mind I went to check on our boat to make sure all was well after another cold snap. […]

February 2022 Newsletter

  Commodore’s Message Greetings.  I cannot speak for others but I am becoming excited about getting back out on the water.  We had some friends visiting us on their way to HI from MN this past week.  Barb and I took them up to Anacortes thinking that there might be a possibility to go for […]

January 2022 Newsletter

Commodore’s Message Happy New Year 2022! I do not know about others but Barb and I are spent from the frantic pace of holiday preparations and activities. We are also so very grateful. After months and months of limited gatherings, it seems that friends and families were drawn together in thoughtful ways to celebrate friendships, […]


WHIDBEY ISLAND ANGELS 1689 Main Street Freeland Tues – Sat 10am-4pm   The charity for this year’s support of a local non-profit is Whidbey Island Angels. You will be able to learn about Whidbey Island Angels at this year’s Holiday Party December 15 at the Greenback Progressive Club or online at the SWYC website. Cindy […]

December 2021 Newsletter

Commodore’s Message The Holidays are on us – a time of celebration, for reminiscence about meaningful events in our lives over the past year and for looking forward to the promise of a new year.  As the new Commodore I look forward to growing into the role with the assistance of our current and past […]

November Newsletter 2021

Commodore’s Message This is my last monthly message to the South Whidbey Yacht Club, and it has been an honor to serve the Club as your Commodore for the past two years.  The Covid-19 pandemic certainly changed things and has challenged all of us individually and collectively as members of SWYC.  All activities came to […]

December 2019 Newsletter

SWYC COMMODORE’S DECEMBER 2019 NEWSLETTER MESSAGE I hope all of you had a great Thanksgiving and are looking forward to the upcoming Christmas season. SWYC’s annual Christmas party is Wednesday, December 18, and I am looking forward to celebrating the Holidays with you. Each year at the Christmas party, our club accepts donations for a […]