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July/August 2021 Vol. 30 No. 04

FLEET REVIEW WEEKEND

MICSA SWIM FINALS

LADIE'S NIGHT AT THE GAZEBO BAR

GOLF RECIPROCITY

WATER RENTAL PROGRAM

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Grosse Pointe Yacht Club Officers Gary F. Marowske, Commodore Jason J. Grobbel, Vice Commodore Brian L. Fish, Rear Commodore William J. Dillon, Treasurer Robert V. Weiland, Secretary

Directors

Joseph Backer Jr. Peter G. Beauregard Bruce G. Knapp Richard J. Lueders Amy Krueger Malow David M. Schaden Paul Silva

Fleet Officers

Douglas P. Dossin Fleet Captain/Power Dr. Gary G. Bill Fleet Captain/Sail Dr. Brian Hunt Fleet Surgeon Reverend Walter A. Schmidt Fleet Chaplain Mark D. Basile Fleet Measurer Peter T. Gleason Fleet Quartermaster

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Editorial

Information for this publication should be submitted to: Communications Director – Katie Susko ksusko@gpyc.org

Staff Emails

General Manager – Aaron Kessler Wagner awagner@gpyc.org Membership Director – Susan Hughes, CMP shughes@gpyc.org Chief Financial Officer – Jim DeMasse jdemasse@gpyc.org Human Resources – Katie McClelland kmclelland@gpyc.org Food & Beverage Director - Gretchen Meeuws gmeeuws@gpyc.org Catering Director – Alondra Kennedy akennedy@gpyc.org Harbor Master – Alex Turner aturner@gpyc.org Marine Activity Center Director – Emily Simon esimon@gpyc.org Bowling Director – Gordy Woods gwoods@gpyc.org Racquet Sports Director – Dmitri Diakonov tennispro@gpyc.org Front Gate Security – Solomon Corley scorley@gpyc.org Membership Specialist & Grog Shop Manager – Jennifer Benoit jbenoit@gpyc.org Fitness Director – Peter Wendzinski pwendzinski@gpyc.org Day Camp Director - Madeleine Kaiser mkaiser@gpyc.org Swim Coach - Jim Singelyn jsingelyn@gpyc.org

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NOTES FROM THE MANAGER Buzzing with Action!

It seems that with the mass distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine we are finally turning the corner on getting back to the old “normal.” The Club offered the COVID-19 vaccine onsite on several occasions thanks to a local pharmacy and recently eliminated its mask policy to continue to take steps towards that old “normal.” Sports stadiums are filling up again, restaurants are back open for business, and outdoor summer activities are more popular than ever. Boating continues to surge as our Harbor is at a capacity level not seen in years, and the pent-up demand for dining and special events is amazing. Our greatest challenge without question during this pandemic has been staffing and I wanted to share some of the adjustments we have made to continue to serve you at a high level. The Club will continue to serve seven days a week, but we have gotten creative to make that happen. On Mondays and Tuesdays, we are featuring rotating food trucks outside for the pool goers along with grab n’ go options at the Grog Shop (and of course our Gazebo Bar for cocktails). We will continue to introduce new and exciting food trucks and pop-up stations the entire summer. Stop by and check it out! The Binnacle and Binnacle Terrace will be open for lunch and dinner service Wednesdays-Saturdays, and brunch will be served on Sundays. These venues will also be open for dinner WednesdaysSundays. Want an alternative casual meal? Check out the Harborside Grill Wednesdays-Sundays for lunch and dinner. Their menu is always rotating and includes special features. We hope you enjoy these offerings and look forward to serving you and your family. On a fun note, the GPYC has recently partnered with an organization called Bees in the D to support our threatened local honeybee population. We now have two colonies of honeybees on the roof of the Ballroom helping to pollinate the flowers in our area and we hope they will be producing batches of honey for us soon that we will use in cocktails and culinary dishes! Stay tuned as we plan to install live webcams to track their progress. Smooth sailing,

Aaron Wagner General Manager

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COMMODORE’S CORNER July 4th is upon us and masks are gone! Normality seems to be returning for all of us. Aaron Wagner and his great team at the Club are in high gear, make sure to give them a big thank you for all their hard work. At the end of July, the Club will be hosting the MICSA Swim Finals. Our organizing team has been working tirelessly for three years now, including through the ups and downs during COVID. Please thank Jim Boutrous, Steve Beckett, Maureen Gleason and Julie Schuetze for all that they have done for this event. Rendezvous season has begun, so get ready for our Catawba Island Rendezvous and Up North Rendezvous in Charlevoix. We encourage all to come by land or by sea. If you’re interested in attending, contact Alondra Kennedy at akennedy@gpyc.org. In mid-August, we have our annual Fleet Review. This year will have some casual twists to it. Don’t miss dock decorating around your favorite boat-themed TV show or movie. The remodeling of the Spinnaker is moving right along. You can expect an upscale dining experience unlike anything you’ve ever seen at the GPYC. The Board of Directors has also authorized the renovations to continue moving forward with the refurbishment of our Main Dining Room. This includes redecorating and converting it to a larger casual dining area. The jewel of the room will be a multi sided bar where you can sit and eat. To get a feel for this renovation, we have a rendering of the Main Dining Room on display in the Rotunda. Recently you received the brochure defining VISION 2026 with a detailed explanation of the strategic long-term plan designed by your board. The Planned Giving pamphlet described how you can remember the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club and help our club to continue for future generations. All of the many advancements and improvements over the past 4 years have only been achieved because of our generous members giving over $4.2 million. All of our members give forward to ensure that Grosse Pointe Yacht Club will be a place for families, generations into the future. This is simply putting VISION into action. We can do it together. Kathy and I both thank you for this honor to serve! God Bless

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NEWS VISION 2026

VISION 2026 projects are well underway at the Club. The Spinnaker and the Lobby are currently under construction, and progress can be viewed as you come into the Clubhouse each day. For the most up to date information on VISION 2026, visit gpyc.org/vision2026.

Pool Hours*

Sunday – Thursday | 11 a.m. – 8 p.m. Friday – Saturday | 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Lap Swimming

Monday – Friday | 5-7:30 a.m. Throughout the day, there will be 1-2 lanes available for lap swimming.

Splashpad

Everyday | 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. *Pool hours are subject to change

Harbor Hours & Concierge Service

The Harbor is staffed from 7 a.m. – 11 p.m. We have now launched our digital Harbor Concierge Service on the GPYC App. To give our boaters a platinum experience, all boat services can be ordered through the GPYC App, along with food, beer, pop and ice delivery. It's easy to use! Simply download the GPYC App to your smartphone, go to the Harbor Concierge Service tab on the home page and then place your order. Please note that some services are only offered during certain time frames and on certain days. You will be able to schedule boat services same day, or schedule them in advance. Food, beverage and ice delivery can be scheduled for same day.

Water Rental Program

Marine Activities Director Emily Simon has created an exciting new rental program this year to get you and your family out on the water! From paddleboards and kayaks to lily pads and J/22’s, we have something for everyone. Bookings can be made at gpycmacrentals.skedda.com.

Kayaks: $60 per day (8 hours); $30 per half day (4 hours). Available everyday from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Stand Up Paddle Boards: $12 per hours, $60 per day. Available everyday from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Lily Pad Floats: $45 per day. Available everyday from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. J/22 Sailboats: $60 per day (8 hours); $30 per half day (4 hours). Available weekdays from 4 – 7 p.m. and weekends from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Kid’s Klub

Parents – you have the opportunity to enjoy a quiet, relaxing evening at the Club! Drop your kids off at the Kid’s Klub on Fridays and Saturdays from 5:30 – 10 p.m. Children must be three years old and potty trained. $20 for the first child, $15 for each additional child in the family.

the Kitchen. Please note: Now that our dining rooms are open, the Curbside Carryout menu and online ordering will no longer be available.

GPYC Business Center

Tired of working from your house everyday? Or do you just need some peace and quiet, away from your virtuallylearning kids? Reserve a spot in the GPYC Business Center, where you can get your work done overlooking Lake St. Clair! We have converted the Tower Pub into an office space for our members to utilize during these work-from-home times. Our Business Center has everything you need to get your daily work done. Amenities include WiFi, printer, office supplies, coffee machine, snacks and lunch service (Wed-Sat).

To maintain the appropriate staff-to-child ratio, the maximum number of children who can attend Kid’s Klub is 12 children per evening. Reservations are required. The cut-off for reservations is by 4:30 p.m. the day of. To sign your children up, contact the Front Desk at switchboard@ gpyc.org or (313) 884-2500.

The Business Center can be reserved by visiting gpycbusinesscenter.skedda.com. The Business Center can also be reserved for meetings.

Grog Shop Hours

Submissions for THE MAST can be sent to Katie Susko at ksusko@gpyc.org. The deadline is Thursday, August 5.

The Grog Shop is open every day from 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. We are now offering a Concierge Service available through the GPYC App, where you can order snacks, Grab N’ Go food, beer, and much more right to your boat! Back by popular demand, our Fish Fly line has made a reappearance. We worked closely with a local artist, Judy Duffy, to create a unique logo for the GPYC. Last year was the first introduction to the Fish Fly Line, and we sold out of everything. Stop in to get yours today! Place your order in the GPYC App in the Harbor Concierge Service tab.

A La Carte To Go

Our a la carte menu is available to-go Wednesday-Sunday each week. You can place an order by calling the Front Desk at (313) 884-2500, who will transfer you to

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NEWS

Member Spotlight for The Grosse Pointer

Do you or a member of your immediate family have a special accomplishment to share? Professional achievements, philanthropic endeavors, college scholarships, athletic/instrumental/ vocal accomplishments and more are all examples of what is included in the “Member Spotlight” section of The Grosse Pointer magazine. We’d love to hear from you! To send in a submission, please email Communications Director Katie Susko at ksusko@gpyc.org.

GPYC Text Messages

service or closure of outdoor facilities. The text message service is optional, and you may opt out at any time. If you would like to sign up for the service, email Communications Director Katie Susko at ksusko@gpyc.org.

Download the GPYC App

The GPYC app is the best way to get the most up-to-date information about everything happening at the Club. Plus, the Harbor Concierge Service is now available through the GPYC App! This is the place to get the most up-to-date information about events, dining specials, Harbor postings and more. To download the app, search Grosse Pointe Yacht Club in your app store, and login with your member ID and

Sign up for GPYC text messages to make sure you receive key information about Club events and important information, such as last-minute updates to Club

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Catering & Special Events Please contact our Catering Office if you or someone you know is planning to host a social or corporate event. We will be following all COVID -19 related restrictions. We look forward to hearing from you! Alondra Kennedy, Catering Director (313) 640-7012

Cancellation Policy

Members canceling a reservation for Clubsponsored functions with less than 24 hours’ notice, or not attending the function without giving notice, shall be charged the established price for each person involved. Thank you.


EVENTS

drink specials and live music. Celebrate the start to the weekend with us!

Fourth of July Activities

Friday, July 2 Your Generation in Concert: 7p.m. Sunday, July 4 9 a.m.- Pet Parade on the East Lawn 2 p.m.-Pool Games 4:30 p.m.-Fourth of July Barbecue on the East Lawn with a live DJ 9 p.m.- Fireworks at the MAC

Women’s Book Club Wednesday, July 7 & Wednesday, August 4 This group meets on the first Wednesday of each month (unless that falls on a holiday) at the Club. The book of the month is discussed over dinner and cocktails. If you enjoy reading, please join us for a fun evening of conversation and camaraderie. Please contact Mariann Chanel at medievalmd@aol.com if you are not already on the Book Club email list. July Book: Angry Housewives Eating Bon Bons by Lorna Landvik

Ladies Night at the Gazebo Bar Wednesday, July 14 | 7 p.m. Ladies – join us at the Gazebo Bar for drinks with your fellow members.

Updated 2021 Rendezvous Schedule

Old Club Dinner Cruise – Thursday, July 1 Chairpersons: Philip & Elyse Trupiano Catawba Rendezvous – Friday, July 9 – Sunday, July 11 Chairperson: Scott Bade Up North Rendezvous at Charlevoix – Sunday, August 1 – Wednesday, August 4 Chairpersons: Com. Gary & Kathy Marowske, Amy Krueger Malow, Paul Silva Milliken Rendezvous – Friday, September 17 – Sunday, September 19 Chairperson: Dr. Kevin O’Brien

Unless otherwise specified, please contact the Front Desk to make reservations for all events and activities: switchboard@gpyc.org or (313) 884-2500. Also, there is no charge for children 3 years of age and under for any event (except for three-year-olds in Kids’ Klub).

Fleet Review Weekend

Thursday, August 19 Family Fun Night, Dive-In Movie, Dock Decorating The 2021 theme is “favorite boating TV show or movie”. Friday, August 20 Dock Parties Band at the Gazebo Bar: 5:30 - 11 p.m. Harbor Lights Dock Parties: 6:30 – 11 p.m. Saturday, August 21 Fleet Review: 3:30 p.m. Fleet Review Dinner: 7 p.m. Sunday, August 22 Bloody Mary & Mimosa Bar at the Gazebo Bar: 10 a.m.

August Book: Fast Girls by Elise Hooper

Whiskey, Bourbon & Cigar Night

Wednesday, July 7 | 6:30 p.m. | $55++ This popular annual event will take place outside on the East Lawn. Attendees will get a taste of a wide variety of whiskeys, bourbons, cigars and hors d'oeuvres. Please RSVP by calling the Front Desk at (313) 884-2500.

Thursday Happy Hour at the Gazebo Bar

Every Thursday from 4-6 p.m. Join us every Thursday this summer at the Gazebo Bar! There will be Thursday-only

MICSA Swim Finals

July 22 – July 25 The MICSA Swim Finals are taking place at the GPYC this year and will affect member access to the pool during scheduled dates. The event will begin at 10 a.m. each day. July 22: BAC, DGC, DYC July 23: Great Oaks, GPYC, Western, Dearborn July 24: CCD, Edgewood, Red Run, Grosse Ile July 25: Lochmoor, Plum Hollow, Oakland Hills For more information, visit micsafinals.com.

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Save the Dates Labor Day BBQ September 6

Fall Auto Show September 26

Lauderdale International Boat Show Rendezvous October 29


MEMBERSHIP Interesting Recruitment Trends

Looking back at recruitment activity over the past year, it is evident that the GPYC is rebounding from the challenges last year. This time last year we recruited 42 new members year-to-date. This year we are at 56 new members. The rate of resignations really slows down during the summer months, so we will now have an opportunity to grow the member count over the next few months. Recent club data shows that the age of members in private clubs has dropped from 58.6 in 2017 to 54.9 in 2020. While the average age of a GPYC member is at 58, the GPYC may be headed in that direction. Over the past year, there has been a 25% increase in recruiting members under the age of 36.

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Club consultants are finding younger people are joining in part due to individuals who watched their parents work well into their 70s and they don’t wish to wait that long before investing in their own health and lifestyles. Another clear reason for our success in recruiting has been largely due to the capital improvements and added amenities. There have been so many more and improved programs and services for members of all ages, particularly young families. Now that pandemic restrictions are lifting, let’s hope for continued success in recruiting candidates for membership.

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SPORTS Up Your Alley

We finally made it through our bowling season, although there were some rough patches along the way. We ended up having around 100 bowlers in the bowling leagues: 30 in the Monday Men’s, 20 in the Thursday Night League and 48 in the 2 Friday Couples leagues. I am predicting a strong comeback for our leagues next year. Our Wednesday Night League and Thursday Morning Ladies leagues will be back, and I am also looking to start another Monday night Men’s league first shift, a 5:30 trio league. The season concluded with the finals in the Men’s and Ladies Club championship. I am happy to report that Kevin O’Brien and Valentina Izzi, both from the Thursday Night League, are the 2021 Club Champions. Vali (as her friends call her) defeated teammate and former champion Marilyn Stephenson in the finals. In the men’s finals, Kevin O’Brien’s 717 series defeated two-time champion John Seago’s 657 and Derek Starks’ 667. The team club champions for 2021 are from the Monday Night Men’s. The team of Chris Izzi, Brad Danna, Gardner Martin, John Seago and Charles Molnar are our champs. Some other award winners: Most improved bowlers: Derek Starks +19 pins; Connie Buffa +18 pins. Club High Average: John Seago – 229; Renee Seago – 142 I am also happy to announce that Chris Izzi is this year’s Bowler of the Year. Chris bowls in 2 leagues each week and is very active in our other bowling programs. Chris was a big part in the remodeling of the bowling alley and has a lot of input into the future of the bowling program. Everyone received their awards at our annual bowling banquet on June 10. If you are interested in joining one of our leagues next fall, send me an email. For new members that want to get involved in our bowling program, I highly recommend one of the Friday Couples leagues. The couples #1 league bowls the first Friday of the month, and the Couples #2 league bowls the third Friday of the month. This

a great way to meet and socialize with other members.

Summer Open Bowling

We are also open this summer for open bowling on Friday Nights. The best way to make sure you have a lane during the Friday Bowling is to buy one of our sixweek packages. The cost is $210, which will guarantee you a lane each Friday. The second batch of 6-week packages begins on August 6 and will run through September 10. If you are interested in any of the bowling programs, send me an email at gwoods@gpyc.org. The BRC is also open for bowling parties during the summer months. The cost is $35 per hour, per lane. If you are interested in hosting a bowling party, contact our Catering Director, Alondra Kennedy, and she can get you started. Thank you and have a safe and fun summer. Gordy Woods, Director of Bowling

Junior Tennis

Junior tennis is in full swing, please see the schedule below. Junior tennis is drop-in style and designed for maximum flexibility. Pee Wee Program Format: The building blocks of tennis taught through fun and engaging games. Monday-Thursday | 12:30-1:30 p.m. Cost: $20/drop-in Ages: 4-7 Challenger & Tour Level Format: Designed for intermediate to advanced children, emphasizing improved footwork, strokes, strategy, and match play. MondayThursday | 1:30-3 p.m. Cost: $28 drop-in

Tennis & Pickleball

Please look for emails regarding upcoming men’s and ladies’ adult interclub tennis matches. I am always looking for players to join us! Adult and junior drills and private lessons continue to roll through the summer, reach out for a copy of the full tennis schedule!

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Pickleball drop-in play continues Monday and Thursday evenings from 5-8pm. Please watch my CourtBits emails for news and updates regarding events in pickle. Looking to schedule an adult private or flex clinic or maybe a pickleball crash course? Need a copy of the full adult tennis schedule and pickleball schedule? Just send an email to tennispro@gpyc.org. The tennis and pickle email blaster is the absolute best way to stay up to date with all the news, events, and activities happening around the Family Activity Center.

Swim Team Schedule

For more information about the GPYC Sailfish, contact Head Coach Jim Singelyn at jsingelyn@gpyc.org. July 1: BAC – Home July 8: DGC – Away July 13: CCD – Home July 22 – 25: MISCA Finals – Home July 28: Swim Team Splashdown & Awards Pool Party


GPYC Fitness It seems everywhere you look these days there is a new health food store popping up that claims its products are the best way to help you reach your fitness goals. With an abundance of smoothie shops in the area, the one that I recommend to my clients. They are located across the street from Grosse Pointe South, on Fisher. “We try to do things differently at JHouse-that means no added sugars, ice, or other sneaky stuff in our juices, smoothies, and food. Everything we serve is delicious, organic, whole food,” said Emma Kruse, coowner of JHouse. GPYC Fitness has partnered with JHouse since opening in 2019. The gym is consistently stocked with kombucha, juices, and protein cookies provided by JHouse. In April we offered a juice cleanse through their store that was very well received by our members. Member Jim Comer who participated in the cleanse said, “I really enjoyed the quality and variety of the juices and the vegan foods. It was much easier than I thought it would be,

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and I felt great. Energized, invigorated, and would recommend JHouse to friends.”

“Everything we can we make in-house at our store, so we know exactly what goes into our milks, dressings, flours, and products,” Emma also added. With so many places to choose from, consumers need to be aware of the downside of certain stores which advertise healthy foods and drinks. There is a smoothie shop in the area which offers a smoothie that contains Lucky Charms, marshmallows, sprinkles, and Rice Krispies on top, and claim to contain less sugar than a banana. This may be true, but many of these low sugar smoothies contain artificial sweeteners and include many ingredients that many people would find hard to pronounce, let alone know what its function is. This same nutrition store uses controversial "health supplements", which have been under worldwide scrutiny in the past for using highly processed ingredients such as protein isolates, gums, and synthetic vitamins.

Conversely, there are several shops in the area which offer smoothies that are loaded with added sugar. The American Heart Association recommends no more than 36 grams of added sugar per day. Americans on average consume more than twice that amount. Added sugars include sucrose, dextrose, table sugar, syrups, soft drinks, candy, desserts, honey, and sugars from concentrated fruit or vegetable juices. Added sugars are added during the processing of packaged foods and do not provide any nutritional benefits. On the other hand, natural sugars are naturally occurring in whole foods like fruit that come with added health benefits like fiber and antioxidants. Please be cognizant of what you put in your bodies, as they are the greatest instruments you will ever own. We look forward to our relationship with JHouse, and you will be sure to see their products by the pool bar this summer. Best in health, Peter Wendzinski Fitness Director

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HARBOR

With summer in full swing, Harbor Master Alex Turner and his team are working hard to keep the Harbor clean and safe.

As a courtesy to our members and to the Harbor staff, please use the improved Harbor Concierge Service on the GPYC App to order services like fuel, food, ice, beer, pump outs and more as this makes it easier for the staff to schedule services needed. Schedule an in well pump out during non-peak times, Monday – Thursday to minimize the congestion at our fuel docks during the busy weekend. Harbor postings have been sent out and returned. Our Harbor is full! You can see the latest posting on the GPYC website. The Rendezvous schedule is on the events calendar on both the website and the GPYC App. If you have not signed up for a rendezvous, please call Alondra Kennedy to reserve your spot. It is a great way to meet fellow boating members, see our

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beautiful state from the water and to visit other harbors along the way. Please advise the Harbor office of a float plan if you are planning on any extended travel. The Harbor Committee would like to remind you of a few key Harbor etiquette items: 1. Vessels leaving the Harbor have the right of way 2. Swimming is not permitted in the Harbor at any time due to Electrical Shock Drowning 3. Fishing is not permitted in the Harbor. It is permitted over the outer East Wall and South Wall areas. Remember to clean your area when finished. 4. When leaving or entering the Harbor, vessels MUST remain inside the NO WAKE navigational buoys. 5. Vessels have the right of way at the Draw Bridge and Swing Bridge traffic.

Vessels are to hail the Harbor office via V.H.F. Channel 9 or call 313-640-7000 to open or close either bridge. The always fun Independence Day Fireworks this year will be July 4 as usual, with a rain date of July 5 by appointment. If you have any comments or concerns regarding the Harbor, email me at cizzi@ utsitech.com. Respectfully, Christopher Izzi GPYC Harbor Chair 2021 Harbor Committee

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These dates are accurate as of the printing of this MAST. However, if state regulations change, the Club may add new events or change the format of currently scheduled events and activities. Please stay tuned to The Weekly Buzz, eblasts and text messages for updates. Soup Subscription Pickup – Every Sunday (Orders due Thursday before)

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Women’s Book Club

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CCD vs GPYC Swim Meet

Food Truck

Food Truck

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19

Ladies Night at the Gazebo

20

Happy Hour

14

15

21

Food Truck

26

MICSA Swim Finals

Mondays at the MAC

SUNDAY

MONDAY

1 Charlevoix Rendezvous

Charlevoix Rendezvous

TUESDAY

2

Mondays at the MAC

WEDNESDAY

3

Charlevoix Rendezvous

Food Truck

8

Mondays at the MAC

10

11

Food Truck

16 Food Truck

Fleet Review Morning After

17

Food Truck

24

25

Food Truck

30 Food Truck

18

Food Truck

23

29

THURSDAY

Happy Hour

MICSA Swim Finals

30

31

Summer Open Bowling

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

5

12 Happy Hour

Food Truck

22

Happy Hour

24

6

7

13

14

Summer Open Bowling

Women’s Book Club

9

15

Summer Open Bowling

29

4

Charlevoix Rendezvous Junior Sailing Awards Banquet

Food Truck

Happy Hour

Swim Team Splashdown + Awards

Food Truck

17

MICSA 22 23 Swim Finals MICSA Swim Finals

28

Food Truck

16 Summer Open Bowling

New Member Candidate Reception

27

Catawba Rendezvous

Summer Open Bowling

Happy Hour

Food Truck

25

Catawba Rendezvous

Summer Open Bowling

Mondays at the MAC Boater's Safety Course Boater's Safety Course Boater's Safety Course

8

GPYC @ DGC Swim Meet

Happy Hour19

Food Truck

16

Dock Parties

20

Fleet Review Boat Decorating

Band at Gazebo Bar

Dive-In Movie Family Fun Night

Summer Open Bowling

26 Happy Hour

31

Summer Open Bowling

27 Summer Open Bowling

Fleet Review

AUGUST

Pet Parade 4 Pool Games Fourth of July BBQ Fireworks at the MAC

21

Fleet Review Dinner

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DISCLAIMER: Hours are accurate as of the printing of this newsletter. However, due to the current situation surrounding COVID-19 and continued changes to the state’s executive orders, please stay tuned for any changes. We will communicate any changes in The Weekly Buzz, eblasts and text messages.

ATTIRE POLICY The dress code is viewed as important and was established by you, the members of the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club, to compliment the excellence and standards of our Club. The GPYC attire policy is club casual. Dress denims are permitted throughout the Clubhouse.

DINING HOURS Brunch Main Dining Room Sun | 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Lunch Binnacle & Terrace Wed- Sat | 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Dinner Spinnaker (Opening Date TBA) Main Dining Room & The Binnacle Wed, Thurs & Sun | 5 - 9 p.m. Fri and Sat | 5 - 10 p.m. Harborside Grill Gazebo Bar

Wed- Sun | 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Mon – Thurs | 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Fri – Sun | 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Cathy W. Champion

abr, crb, crs, e-pro, gri, sfr Associate Broker GPYC Member

Office: Cell: Fax: Email: Web:

Jennifer Frustaci Adlhoch, Realtor

19515 Mack Avenue Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236 313-506-3721 cell 313-882-5200 office

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(313) 884-6400, Ext. 140 (313) 549-0036 (313) 672-6793 cathy@cchampion.com www.cchampion.com


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Grosse Pointe Yacht Club Member Doug Nadolski

PLYMOUTH: 42173 Ann Arbor Rd Plymouth, MI 48170 *GRAND OPENING

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