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The Lavon Yacht Club Newsletter 03.23.15 Special Edition

tom 26 years 350w**SPECIAL CHILI COOK OFF EDITION
Well as Tom Johnson tells it is has been a long time coming. 26 years he has been cooking, experimenting, and plotting for the coveted 1st place price in the Lavon Yacht Club annual Chili Cook Off…. Well Tom has taken the prize this year followed by Dana Sprouse in 2nd behind that masterful chili and Rick in 3rd .. As per tradition we had to name the worst which was engineered by the Coleman’s This year.

NEXT EVENT:
 Next on the calendar is the Founders Day Regatta and party April 11th. Mark your calendars for sail race and a great party afterword. More details as we get closer.

Sandy Wilkinson’s fundraiser for her choir group is at the Flight of Fancy Frontiers of Flight Museum event with Brave Combo playing music Sat April 18th. Please call Mike about a table, Ticket, or support for the event. 214-215-9162
If you would like to submit suggestions for the new master plan for Lake Lavon that is in process, ask any board member or Dave has the info. you have 30 days.
WATER! the lake is up to less than 6 ft low See the graph here http://lavon.uslakes.info/Level.asp
If you haven’t yet get your dues taken care of at an event with your credit card, or mail to. PO BOX 860744, Plano, TX 75086.

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

**Click here for a printable version of this newsletter. You can always find a copy and all the club information with a full detail calendar of dates at lavonyachtclub.org

Upcoming Year Summary

-January-
The Board has met and locking down the calendar. Please send in your suggestions for events. The final will be published soon.
-February-
Freezing should be past and we should have water at the docks by the end of Feb.
-March-
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.
-April-
The Founders Regatta and Party, the boat photo shoot and Lakefest Regatta at Texoma. Apr 18-19
-May-
Sunfish Regatta on the holiday weekend with a raft up party. Corinthian Heritage Regatta this month.
-June-
Full Moon Summer race the first week, and Dallas Race Week during this Month.
-July-
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.
-August-
The Burning Night Raft up early in the month, and a Summer night race.
-September-
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.
-October-
Summer night race early in the month, Flat Out Wine Race and the Harvest Moon Regatta this month the 22nd.
-November-
Turkey Tanning party and Trot to Ticky Creek
-December-
Christmas Party and Elections.

~Newsletter (printable)~

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: 487.29 Delta: -4.71 Release: 0 cfs ...Date: 27 MAR 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 http://www.tmcaspringfling.com . 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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