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• August, 2009
CALENDAR Non-Race July 30-Aug. 2 — H&S Power & Sailboat Owner Rendezvous at Catalina Island. Register at www.hsyacht.com. Aug. 1 — Flea Market & Maritime Celebration at Galilee Harbor in Sausalito, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Info, (415) 332-8554 or www.galileeharbor.org. Aug. 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 27 — Sail aboard SF Maritime National Historic Park's scow schooner Alma. Learn the Bay's history on this 3-hour voyage, leaving Hyde St. Pier at 1 p.m. $35 adult, $20 kids 6 & up. Info, www.nps.gov/safr. Aug. 2-30 — Free sailing at Pier 40 every Sunday courtesy of BAADS. Info, (415) 281-0212 or www.baads.org. Aug. 5 — Howl at the full moon on a Wednesday night. Aug. 5-26 — Wednesday Yachting Luncheon Series at St. Francis YC, 12-2 p.m., $13.50. Enjoy lunch and a dynamic speaker every Wednesday. All YCs' members welcome. More info under the 'Events' tab at www.stfyc.com. Aug. 6-9 — Beneteau Owners Rendezvous at Catalina's Two Harbors. Info, www.southwesternyachts.com. Aug. 11-Nov. 3 — Sailing Skills and Seamanship course by USCG Auxiliary at Sausalito Cruising Club on Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m. $75 fee includes textbook. Contact Margrit at (415) 324-3739 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Aug. 13 — Single sailors of all skill levels are invited to the Single Sailors Association monthly meeting at Ballena Bay YC, 6:30 p.m. Info, www.singlesailors.org or (510) 233-1064. Aug. 15 — Alameda YC Membership Drive and Open House at Fortman Marina in Alameda, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Complimentary lunch! Info, (510) 522-9080 or www.fortman.com. Aug. 15-16 — A Century of Guarding the Golden Gate event at Angel Island, free. Info, www.angelisland.org. Aug. 16, 30 — Cal Sailing Club's free introductory sails at Berkeley Marina, 1-4 p.m. Info, www.cal-sailing.org. Aug. 21-23 — 22nd Annual Metal Boat Festival in Port Angeles, WA. Info, www.metalboatsociety.org. Aug. 22 — Boating Safety course by USCG Auxiliary at Aeolian YC in Alameda, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. $25 fee, $10 lunch. Info, (510) 523-2586 or email@example.com. Aug. 29 — 19th Annual Vallejo YC Flea Market, starting at 8 a.m. "If it's legal, sell it!" Info, (707) 643-1254. Sept. 7 — The unofficial end of summer — Labor Day. Sept. 9 — Latitude 38's Mexico-Only Crew List Party & Baja Ha-Ha Reunion at Encinal YC, 6-9 p.m. $7 (free for registered 2009 Ha-Ha skippers and first mates). Info, (415) 383-8200 or www.latitude38.com/crewlist/Crew.html. Sept. 11-13 — 33rd Wooden Boat Festival in Port Townsend, WA. "The Woodstock for wooden boat lovers." Info, www.woodenboat.org. Sept. 12-20 — Northern California Fall Boat Show at Jack London Square in Oakland. Info, www.ncma.com. Sept. 16-20 — Lake Union Boats Afloat Show in Seattle. Info, www.boatsafloatshow.com. Sept. 15-Oct. 6 — America's Boating Class by Marin Power & Sail Squadron on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7-9 p.m. Textbook $50. Info, (415) 924-2712. Oct. 25 — Baja Ha-Ha 'Sweet Sixteen' Cruisers Rally starts from San Diego! Racing July 29-Aug. 4 — 2009 Great Pacific Longitude Race, aka 'The LongPac', a qualifier for next summer's Singlehanded TransPac. Info, www.sfbaysss.org. July 31-Aug. 2 — Aldo Alessio Perpetual for IRC, J/120s, J/105s and any other big boat one design class that fields six boats. StFYC, www.stfyc.com. Aug. 1 — South Bay YRA Summer #5. Contact Richard
The August 2009 issue of the West's premier sailing and marine magazine.