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The Lavon Yacht Club Newsletter 06.29.15 Edition

Put the 4th of July on your calendar for the activities. A Crawfish Boil, sunfish races, raft up, fireworks watching, music, movies on the sails, WE NEED YOUR RSVP for Crawfish. $15 members and $20 non members. Special pricing for kid’s (cheap). If you commit we need the funds. Crawfish Boil is a deal to put together. This is going to be a blast and we have quite a crew already RSVP”d. Must RSVP by Tuesday…..e-mail or reply. We will have a trampoline and slide for the raft up.

A summer evening race is coming up the 11th. Folks and our fellow club motor boaters grab a spot on the sailboats and join us. Then the Rum Punch Part is coming up the 18th.

The Memorial Day Sunfish Race results are in. Brain Scarborough takes 3rd. Larry Kousal takes 2nd and Dave Christensen takes the top racer for the June 13th make upevent. Racers get ready to defend on the 4th.

WATER! The lake is still at flood pool 503,11.3 ft over full pool . Might Take July to get the level to normal.

*07/04 Full day and night of Activities -12:00
*07/11 Summer race -6:15
*07/18 Rum Punch party -7:00
*08/08 Burning Night Raft Up -7:00

Your 2015 Officers: Dave Christensen, Mike Wilkinson, Larry Kousal, Brian Scarborough, Rick Davis, Dana Sprouse, and Chris Coleman.

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Upcoming Year Summary

The Board has met and locking down the calendar. Please send in your suggestions for events. The final will be published soon.
Freezing should be past and we should have water at the docks by the end of Feb.
We start the year with the dock cleanup and the nippy night raft up. Rubber Duck, Chili Cook Off and general meeting later in the month.
The Founders Regatta and Party, the boat photo shoot and Lakefest Regatta at Texoma. Apr 18-19
Sunfish Regatta on the holiday weekend with a raft up party. Corinthian Heritage Regatta this month.
Full Moon Summer race the first week, and Dallas Race Week during this Month.
July 4th falls on a Saturday this year and we will be rafting up to watch fireworks and racing the sunfishes. A Rum Punch Party and a night Summer Race in July.
The Burning Night Raft up early in the month, and a Summer night race.
Early in the month Holiday weekend Sunfish Regatta and raft up with possible poker run. Expect the movies nights this year to be great. The Margaritaville Regatta and Party late in the month.
Summer night race early in the month, Flat Out Wine Race and the Harvest Moon Regatta this month the 22nd.
Turkey Tanning party and Trot to Ticky Creek
Christmas Party and Elections.

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Located in Collin Park Marina on beautiful Lake Lavon, Texas, just minutes from North Dallas, Lavon Yacht Club is open for membership to all boaters and boating enthusiasts. Not just a “sailing club”, LYC offers a wide range of organized cruising and social events, as well as sailboat racing activities.

Lake Lavon Norm: 492.00 Current: 502.88 Delta: 10.88 Release: 1286 cfs ...Date: 1 JUL 2015

3 thoughts on “Lavon Yacht Club – Wylie Texas

  1. The Board and members of the Texas Mariners Cruising Association(TMCA) would like to extend an invitation to you and your members to join us at the 3rd Annual Spring Fling at Bayland Marina in Baytown, TX. The events will begin on May 17th and run through the 19th. You can access more information about this event at . We have made arrangements with the Quality Inn for discount rates of only $65/ night for those attending this event.There will be food, live music, a trade show, boating seminars and much more. All money raised will be donated to charities (Heart of Sailing and 100 Club). We have many members that live in the metroplex and we’d love to introduce you the great things we’re doing on the gulf coast.

    We hope to see you there,

    TMCA Spring Fling Committee

  2. Steve Owens says:

    Will be sailing my 52 foot sail boat to texas and soon going to captain a crew boat wanting to know if you new a place where you can live on your boat at ankor! where it might be safe and where no won bothering you like the water police??Been living on my sail boat for 20 years 15 years in Honduras Hoping you could help me out with that ////name of harbouer and close ladtude & longtude ???thanks!!

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