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Updated 2 September 2014


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2014 Rendezvous Schedule - Link to PDF

04 September - SSAPS Host - D16 Fall Conference Planning Committee Meeting. 18:00 - 19:45.  Seattle Public Library - Ballard Branch 5614 22nd Ave. NW 98107

09 September - 17 November - Advanced Piloting Class - Prerequisite: Piloting. Tuesdays 19:00 - 21:00 Absolute Security 1715 NW Market St. Ballard. Pre-register with Al Keim (206) 779-5346 or 

18 September - SSAPS Executive Board Meeting - 19:00- 20:30 Absolute Security Alarms 1715 NW Market St.  Seattle, WA 98107 Contact Cdr Matt 360-588-2120

September 19-21 - Salmonpalooza! Rendezvous at Port Ludlow has been Canceled -- fishing fleet moving to Texas

20 Sept ABC Saturday class - Class at Seattle Yacht Club.
Boating class for new boaters and/or people who need their WA boaters card (ages 12 to 59).  8 am to 5 pm at Seattle YC.  Space limited.  Pre-registration required, please contact Janet Ray at 206-300-8559 or

25 September - SSAPS Dinner Meeting  QCYC  18:00 - 19:00 Social Hour 19:00 Dinner and Meeting Guest Speaker: Chuck Perry - Kenmore Air "The Kenmore Air Story"  A short overview of the origins and continuing innovations of the largest seaplane airline in the USA, in continuous operation since 1946.

29 Sept - 15 December - Seamanship class -- Mondays 7 to 9 pm at Puget Sound YC to 15 December except 1 December.  Register for books with P/C Al Keim, JN at 206-779-5346 or e-mail

31 October - 01 November - D16 Fall Conference -  Hosted by SSAPS Make your hotel reservations early:   DoubleTree Suites, 16500 Southcenter Parkway,Seattle, Washington 98188  206-575-822 Use Group Code: SSP.
For more info contact Cdr Matthew Lombardi, S - Lt/C Pamela Lombardi, S  206-2571951 or 
Conference Registration Form

05 November - NEW CLASS! - Marine Navigation Systems - Patterned after the Canadian Power Squadrons course. Will meet on Wednesdays 17:00 - 19:00. Course length is not yet Elliot Bay Outstation of Seattle Yacht Club.

5 November - Marine Weather class - Wednesdays 7 to 9 pm at Elliot Bay SYC Outstation to 25 February with holiday breaks.  General weather class plus what's unique about the Pacific NW and visit to NOAA at Sand Point. Register for books with P/C Al Keim, JN at 206-779-5346 or e-mail

Sail class taught on the water by a world class contraband runner is starting in the spring.  Exact dates are being arranged over NSA free links.  Class is limited to six to ease disposal in the event of discovery