Events

Green Lake Sail

2018 Sailing Schedule Bill Bushnell You have joined the waiting list for this event
Booked: 12 | Free Seats: 0

Ahoy Green Lake Sailors;

It is time to make your reservation for the Green Lake Sail.  Below is our schedule of events:
Thursday August 16  -  Travel to Green Lake. Rig and launch boats
 
Friday  August 17 - Sail from the Green Lake Conference Center to the Heidel House for lunch on the patio.  Dinner at the Conference Center. 
 
Saturday August 18 - Sail from the Green Lake Conference Center to to the town of Green Lake for lunch in Deacon Mills park.  Dinner at my house (W2938 Butternut Lane, Green Lake).
 
Sunday August 19 - Retrieve boats and travel home. 
 
To make hotel reservations call the Green Lake Conference Center 920-294-3323.  To reserve a slip call Pierless Boat Rental  920-229-0732.  (They operate the marina at the Conference Center).
 
Please let me know if you plan to participate and when you plan to arrive. 
 
Bill Bushnell
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Thursday, 16. August 2018 until Sunday, 19. August 2018 17:00 - 10:00

Air and Water Show sail on August 18th

2018 Sailing Schedule Mike Saavedra
Booked: 8 | Free Seats: 4

Mike Saavedra, Cruise Captain

Saturday August 18th is the first official day for the 2018 Chicago Air and Water Show (the club will not be going out on Sunday). The show will feature the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds as well as the Blue Angels and the Golden Knights. The show is at North Ave. Beach from 10am to 3 pm.  
Saturday, 18. August 2018 - 10:00 until 17:00

NWSA Club Meeting

Monthly Meetings Peggy Draver
Booked: 0 | Free Seats: 100

All are welcome to join us for the NorthWest Sailing Association’s monthly club meeting. The meetings are held from 7:30pm to 9:30pm at the Arlington Heights Historical Society in the aft Meeting Room located at 110 W Fremont Street in Arlington Heights.

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Monday, 20. August 2018 - 19:30 until 21:30

Montrose/Monroe II sail

2018 Sailing Schedule Lorraine Klabunde
Booked: 10 | Free Seats: 2

Anyone with a boat in ANY Chicago harbor can easily participate in this sail. Times are estimated, more details coming.

Saturday, 25. August 2018 - 10:00 until 17:00

Labor Day Overnight Sail

2018 Sailing Schedule Ed Morosky
Booked: 7 | Free Seats: 5

Departure : From Montrose Harbor, Frday August 31st. 7pm.  Sail straight across until we arrive at South Haven. Please contact by phone or internet to reserve your slip asap. Phone number: 269-637-3171.  They monitor channel 9, so when you are in the channel, give them a shout for your slip assignment. Once there, it will depend on how quickly we cross, if we will sleep or go to breakfast.TBD   Departure will depend on the weather.                                                     More info to follow: Update...If you are a crew member and wish to stay on land, it would be best to make arrangements now. I do not know of anything in town, so uber or lyft would be needed. If we are delayed by weather and you need to get home, there is an Amtrak station 8 miles away from South Haven, with service to Chicago. Once we all get settled, we can arrange dinner. South haven has alot of restaurants to offer, so bring your taste buds.

Departure from Waukegan, Peter Scheck is leaving betweem 8/10 pm,, so they may make arrangements with peter. His information is in our directory.

Sailors should make lodging arrangements in South Haven and have a contingency plan for return travel if delayed by weather. For example, there is an Amtrak station about 8 miles from South Haven with service to Chicago.

My contact info: Ed Morosky       630-272-3418.       This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Friday, 31. August 2018 until Monday, 03. September 2018 19:00 - 12:00

Monroe Evening Sail

2018 Sailing Schedule Richard Reed
Booked: 6 | Free Seats: 6

The Monroe Harbor Evening Sail on September 8, 2018, will begin with an early evening sail out of Monroe Harbor, This will give us an opportunity to view the raising of the lights on the beautiful Chicago Skyline,  

We will then return to Monroe Harbor for a pot luck or a wine & cheese event on board our boats. We will finish the evening by watching the spectatcular firework display from Navy Pier.
 
The Monroe Tender Service will provide transportation to and from our boats.

Saturday, 08. September 2018 - 10:00 until 17:00

Lake Mendota Fall sail

2018 Sailing Schedule John Morris
Booked: 0 | Free Seats: 12

2 days of sailing in Wisconsin 8-9 Sep. There is a slight possibility this sail gets moved to September 15-16. More details to follow.

Saturday, 08. September 2018 until Sunday, 09. September 2018 10:00 - 17:00

NWSA Board Meeting

Monthly Meetings Administrator
Booked: 0 | Free Seats: Unlimited

Board members please attend the NorthWest Sailing Association’s monthly board meeting. The meetings are held from 7:00pm to 8:45pm. NWSA members are invited to observe your board in action as we debate, discuss and vote on topics that serve and improve our club.

Monday, 10. September 2018 - 19:00 until 20:45

Kenosha III sail

2018 Sailing Schedule George Andersson
Booked: 7 | Free Seats: 5

Third 2018 Kenosha sail. Lots of boats available. After sailing we’ll drive to Racine for the Shrimp Boil.

Saturday, 15. September 2018 - 10:00 until 17:00

NWSA Club Meeting

Monthly Meetings Peggy Draver
Booked: 0 | Free Seats: 100

All are welcome to join us for the NorthWest Sailing Association’s monthly club meeting. The meetings are held from 7:30pm to 9:30pm at the Arlington Heights Historical Society in the aft Meeting Room located at 110 W Fremont Street in Arlington Heights.

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Monday, 17. September 2018 - 19:30 until 21:30

Lake Geneva Frost Bite Sail

2018 Sailing Schedule Joe Rittner
Booked: 0 | Free Seats: 12

I know we're still enjoying our summertime and this will be a Fun October 1-day trailer sail. You’ll have the lake to yourselves!!!

Saturday, 06. October 2018 - 10:00 until 16:00

NWSA Board Meeting

Monthly Meetings Administrator
Booked: 0 | Free Seats: Unlimited

Board members please attend the NorthWest Sailing Association’s monthly board meeting. The meetings are held from 7:00pm to 8:45pm. NWSA members are invited to observe your board in action as we debate, discuss and vote on topics that serve and improve our club.

Monday, 08. October 2018 - 19:00 until 20:45

NWSA Club Meeting

Monthly Meetings Peggy Draver
Booked: 0 | Free Seats: 100

All are welcome to join us for the NorthWest Sailing Association’s monthly club meeting. The meetings are held from 7:30pm to 9:30pm at the Arlington Heights Historical Society in the aft Meeting Room located at 110 W Fremont Street in Arlington Heights.

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Monday, 15. October 2018 - 19:30 until 21:30

Lake Geneva Fall Colors sail

2018 Sailing Schedule Marc Holdwick
Booked: 0 | Free Seats: 12

This is a big traditional sail on Lake Geneva. It is October, so dress warmly and come see the leaves!!! Leaf peeping is always the best out on the water.

Saturday, 20. October 2018 - 10:00 until 16:00
 
 
 

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