Commodore's Scuttlebutt December 14, 2018


    December / 14  / 2018



     Enjoy the Holidays 





    Bruce Richards celebrates the season with his annual

    yard decoration. Notice his signal flags (JOY)

    Christmas is right around the mark 















     From your Race Committee

    Jim Doran Race Chairman



    Fall Racing at HIYC

    January 5 - Change of Watch Regatta 
    Are you looking for experienced crew for the winter series?
    Do you have room on board to take a new sailor to learn?

    There are sailors and potential sailors ready to join your team. 


    Contact HIYC member Laura Twigs Johnson for details text or call at  309-310-3193  

    Laura Johnson 
    Chief Executive Officer

    contact Jim Doran at 615-972-2619 or  email at :





    Order your 2019 Calendars - Help Sea Scouts
    In September Sea Scout Skipper Andy Griswold traveled to Maine to photograph lighthouses. Andy has put together a 2019 calendar using several of those images. The Sea Scouts are selling these calendars. The cost is only $10 plus $5 shipping  
    You may reserve your copy by emailing Andy at 
    Subject:  Calendar
     Text: Send your name and quantity ordered
    You may also stop by Andy's house located at 545 St. Paul Drive in Hermitage to pay and pick up your calendar. Orders to be shipped will need to include a check for $15 per calendar ( see above address)  as well as the address you want the calendar mailed. 



     Reserve the Club Catalina 22 

      Club Boat Admiral - Tim Parshall



     Call Tim for details on reserving the boat for an afternoon sail   and check out the information on the HIYC website 








    Questions about your HIYC  Dues


    Contact Kim at Tailored Business

    615-883-7811 ext.13









    Looking Ahead ….

       January 5  Change of Watch Regatta
       January 6  Change of Watch Quarterly Meeting and Pot-Luck 
     Dinner at 5:30   Meeting at 6:30
    Member on Call for Club Emergencies in December
    Joe Ballard 615-473-2278





      Friendship and Support,


        Gene Lovelace

        2018 Commodore