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August: no Dinner Meeting
.  Go Boating

25-30 August - USPS Governing Board Meeting in San Diego
Online Information and Reservations  [link to flyer]

25 August, PILOT Deadline -Please send your articles in 11 point font, Bookman Old Style to editors2thepilot@gmail.com.  Pleases submit an article or a photo.  This is your newsletter.

4-7 September Port Townsend Joint Rendezvous with Everett Squadron.  Slip Reservations need to be submitted to Emma by July 18th.  There is non-refundable reservation fee of $7 to secure a slip.  This reservation fee will be paid by the squadron in one transaction.  Individual Marina Moorage fees for the days reserved will be made directly to the marina.  If cancellations need to be made, the marina must be contacted directly within 48 hours prior to arrival.  Emma is our squadron's point of contact.  Annette Ferguson is Everett contact.  Contact info for Emma Corbilla email: emma98026@gmail.com Cell/text 206-617-8767. 

The following information is required to obtain slip assignment  
Name & Address
Phone #
Vessel name/ ID
Vessel Make
LOA
Beam
Arrival date
Departure date
Slip preferences (starboard or port tie, bow or stern in?)

Mail your reservation fee check for $7.00 to:
Emma Corbilla
8022 230th Street SW
Edmonds, WA 98026

10 September Executive Committee Meeting -19:00- 20:30 Location:McKee Condos; 10042 Main Street, 1st floor club room, Bellevue, WA 98004. Contact Cdr Leslie 206-854-2247 or  lkodish@yahoo.com

24 September Dinner Meeting - QCYC  18:00-19:00 Social Hour 19:00 Dinner and Meeting Guest Speaker: TBD. : RSVP the Sunday prior to squadrondinner@gmail.com or by text or calling Emma at 206-617-8767. (moved to 4th Thursday due to QCYC Entertainment Night)

25 September, PILOT Deadline -Please send your articles in 11 point font, Bookman Old Style to editors2thepilot@gmail.com.  Pleases submit an article or a photo.  This is your newsletter.

25 - 27 September Salmonpalooza! Rendezvous - Port Ludlow Marina, Latitude 47 55.30', Longitude 122 41.10' - details will be posted shortly. http://www.portludlowresort.com/marina  Save the Dates to join us at Port Ludlow.

TBD    September - Roger Upton Race at Emerald Downs Racetrack   *Event needs a host to plan this fun event.  Please volunteer to the board.

29 September SSAPS Nautical Book Club -1830 
Mike and Susan Johnston's: 6727 Dayton Ave N, Seattle 98013
RSVP to johnston.ssaps@gmail.com
Book: The Toilers of the Sea by Victor Hugo (Steve Kodish pick)
Next book selection by Bob and Wendy

6 October – 17 November - ABC (America’s Boating Course)
Tuesdays 7:00 – 9:00pm at Queen City Yacht Club.  Passing the test qualifies you for a Washington State Boaters Card.  Pre-register with Contact Eileen Huggins at svboadicea@comcast.net

8 October  Executive Committee Meeting - 19:00- 20:30 Location: McKee Condos; 10042 Main Street, 1st floor club room, Bellevue, WA 98004. Contact Cdr Leslie 206-854-2247 or  lkodish@yahoo.com

9 October Lunch with Willie at QCYC

12 October – 30 November – Marine Communication Systems.  Mondays 1900 – 2100.  Classes will be held at Absolute Security Alarms, 1715 NW Market Street, Seattle, WA 98107.  For more information and to pre-register for the class, please contact Eileen Huggins, svboadicea@comcast.net.

15 October Potluck Dinner Meeting 15 October Potluck Dinner Meeting QCYC  18:00-19:00 Social Hour 19:00 Dinner and Meeting Guest Speaker: TBD : RSVP the Sunday prior to squadrondinner@gmail.com or by text or calling Emma at 206-617-8767. $6.00 cost for the room, please bring a dish to share.

22 October D/16 Leadership Development 101 Seminar at the Coast Hotel, 625 – 116th Ave NE. Cost $49.  The seminar is open to ALL members, not just officers.  To register, go to Online reservation system   More Info Link

23 - 25 October  D/16 Fall Council & Conference –  Coast Hotel in Bellevue
OcktoberFest, Friday 1700 German Beer Happy Hour & German Buffet Dinner.  Link to registration Form

25 October, PILOT Deadline -Please send your articles in 11 point font, Bookman Old Style to editors2thepilot@gmail.com.  Pleases submit an article or a photo.  This is your newsletter.

04 November – 22 February – Weather  Wednesdays 7:00 - 9:00 pm.  Classes will be held at Seattle Yacht Club Outstation in Elliott Bay.  For more information and to pre-register for the class, please contact Eileen Huggins, svboadicea@comcast.net.

12 November Executive Committee Meeting - 19:00- 20:30 Location: McKee Condos; 10042 Main Street, 1st floor club room, Bellevue, WA 98004. Contact Cdr Leslie 206-854-2247 or lkodish@yahoo.com

19 November Dinner Meeting  QCYC  18:00-19:00 Social Hour 19:00 Dinner and Meeting Guest Speaker: TBD. : RSVP the Sunday prior to squadrondinner@gmail.com or by text or calling Emma at 206-617-8767

23 November  - 22 February - Seamanship class
Mondays  7:00 - 9:00pm at Puget Sound Yacht Club.  Pre-Register with Eileen Huggins at svbodicea@comcast.net.   There will be no classes during the holidays.

25 November, PILOT Deadline -Please send your articles in 11 point font, Bookman Old Style to editors2thepilot@gmail.com.  Pleases submit an article or a photo.  This is your newsletter.

10 December Executive Committee Meeting - 19:00- 20:30 Location:McKee Condos; 10042 Main Street, 1st floor club room, Bellevue, WA 98004. Contact Cdr Leslie 206-854-2247 or lkodish@yahoo.com

19 – December (Saturday) - SSAPS Holiday Party (No Business Meeting) QCYC 18:00 – 23:00 Cash Bar - Catered Dinner, Dancing (Music by Mai Santell and the House Blend Band  http://www.maiasantell.com.  $30 prepayment and reservations required. Festive Dress

December there is no regular dinner meeting.

25 December, PILOT Deadline -Please send your articles in 11 point font, Bookman Old Style to editors2thepilot@gmail.com.  Pleases submit an article or a photo.  This is your newsletter.

2016 (Next Year)

14 January Executive Committee Meeting - 19:00- 20:30 Location: McKee Condos; 10042 Main Street, 1st floor club room, Bellevue, WA 98004. Contact Cdr Leslie 206-854-2247 or lkodish@yahoo.com

21 January Potluck Dinner Meeting QCYC  18:00-19:00 Social Hour 19:00 Dinner and Meeting Guest Speaker: TBD : RSVP the Sunday prior to squadrondinner@gmail.com or by text or calling Emma at 206-617-8767. $6.00 cost for the room, please bring a dish to share.

25 January, PILOT Deadline -Please send your articles in 11 point font, Bookman Old Style to editors2thepilot@gmail.com.  Pleases submit an article or a photo.  This is your newsletter.

11 February Executive Committee Meeting - 19:00- 20:30 Location: McKee Condos; 10042 Main Street, 1st floor club room, Bellevue, WA 98004. Contact Cdr Leslie 206-854-2247 or lkodish@yahoo.com

14- 21 February USPS Annual Meeting – Orlando, FL
To register, go to Online Registration System

18 February Dinner Meeting QCYC  18:00-19:00 Social Hour 19:00 Dinner and Meeting Guest Speaker: TBD. : RSVP the Sunday prior to squadrondinner@gmail.com or by text or calling Emma at 206-617-8767

21-28 February 2016: Exclusive Sale for the USPS Cruise [see flyer]
Haven't joined our group of 180-plus yet? Don't miss out on the special USPS cruise sale from 15–20 June. Book your stateroom with a $100 per person deposit and receive a $350 onboard value booklet! Join your fellow members on a 7-day Western Caribbean cruise 21–28 Feb. 2016, immediately following the 2016 Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida.
Group transportation from the Rosen Centre in Orlando to the Port in Tampa will be available for a nominal fee. The cruise departs 21 Feb. from Tampa on Holland America's ms Veendam and visits Key West; Banana Coast, Honduras; Santo Tomas de Castilla, Guatemala; and Costa Maya, Mexico.
Exclusive group pricing is available from $799 and up. Price does not include government fees and taxes of $131.57 per person. Travel protection and transfers are additional. Final payment is due 6 Dec. 2015.
Book now to reserve the best stateroom location available as the ship is filling quickly! To be included in the USPS group, members and friends MUST book with me for group benefits and group events. Email me or call 727-403-0406 to join us on this exotic cruise! Email: Dawn M. Eckhart at dawnstraveldeals@gmail.com

25 February, PILOT Deadline -Please send your articles in 11 point font, Bookman Old Style to editors2thepilot@gmail.com.  Pleases submit an article or a photo.  This is your newsletter.

10 March Executive Committee Meeting - 19:00- 20:30 Location: McKee Condos; 10042 Main Street, 1st floor club room, Bellevue, WA 98004. Contact Cdr Leslie 206-854-2247 or lkodish@yahoo.com

17 March Dinner Meeting QCYC  18:00-19:00 Social Hour 19:00 Dinner and Meeting.  Membership Appreciation Dinner.  Free to all current members.  Guests $18: RSVP the Sunday prior to squadrondinner@gmail.com or by text or calling Emma at 206-617-8767
 
14 April Executive Committee Meeting - 19:00- 20:30 Location: McKee Condos; 10042 Main Street, 1st floor club room, Bellevue, WA 98004. Contact Cdr Leslie 206-854-2247 or lkodish@yahoo.com

April Change of Watch: being planned.

19 May Dinner Meeting QCYC  18:00-19:00 Social Hour 19:00 Dinner and Meeting Guest Speaker: TBD. : RSVP the Sunday prior to squadrondinner@gmail.com or by text or calling tbd