Commodore's Scuttlebutt January 4, 2019


January / 4 / 2019





I hope we see you this weekend


     January 5 - Saturday 


    ( pre-register on HIYC website)


January 6 - Sunday  

5:30 PM


HIYC will provide Fried Chicken

bring side dish or dessert


Pot Luck and BYOB




Quarterly Meeting  & 

Change of Watch Ceremony

6:30 pm








If you are unable to attend the meeting on January 6, 2019


Please email secretary Don Kaufman at:



(Write a note stating that) 


I __________________ appoint


 ( a named officer or club member)     as my proxy


to attend the Quarterly meeting being held

Sunday January 6, 2018.


I give them full power to vote and act for me in my absence 






Important Announcement !

Next Week's Friday Blast..


2019 Commodore Carlton will be using a new program to send out our weekly HIYC Friday Scuttlebutt ..expect it from a new source.

(check your spam folder 1st if you did not receive it ) 


If you still did not receive the

Friday, January 11 Scuttlebutt

 Email Bob Carlton at



     From your Race Committee

Jim Doran Race Chairman



Winter 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 :



Especially while the Island Gate is being repaired

Remember to turn the lights out

and lock the Clubhouse doors when you leave 


NEW  HIYC 2019 Gate Code 





All previous HIYC codes will be removed 



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

January 8, 7:00 PM, HIYC Board Meeting

Jan 12, 19, 26 Saturdays - Winter Series

Jan 13, 20, 27 Sundays - Laser FrostBite Series

Member on Call for Club Emergencies in January 
Joe Ballard 615-473-2278





"I appreciate the honor of serving as your 2018 Commodore

See you on the water..." 


 Friendship and Support,


       Gene Lovelace

       2018 Commodore