Annual Holiday Party — Dec. 4

WreathPlease join your fellow members and guests for holiday merriment and cheer at our annual party!

Friday, December 4
Greenwich Boat & Yacht Club

Festivities will begin at 7 pm with food and drink provided by Bridge Officers Jenny deGarmeaux and Bill Vernon. Cost is $20/person for members & guests.

We ask that you RSVP by phone or email no later than Monday, November 30.
Make your checks payable to GSPS and mail to Jenny deGarmeaux, 15 Corrigan Lane, Greenwich, CT 06831. Thank you.

RSVP by phone: 203-629-4424 (Jenny) or 203-561-4776 (Bill)
RSVP by email: jenny@greenwichsps.org

Click here for directions to Greenwich Boat & Yacht Club

November Meeting: Captain Bulldog Thal

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Come to our November Meeting, featuring a presentation by Captain ‘Bulldog’ Thal.

Captain Thal is a Professional Ship’s Master Captain 100 ton. He delivers boats from the Gulf, along the Eastern Seaboard, to the Canadian Maritimes and Great Lakes and does one-on-one training for boat owners on both sail and power yachts.  He will speak of his experiences navigating the Hudson River as well as the Erie Canal. His home port is Greenwich, CT.

This general membership meeting is open to all members of the squadron and guests.  Refreshments will be served.

Wednesday November 18th 7.30 pm
Greenwich Boat & Yacht Club
9 Grass Island Rd, Greenwich, CT 0683

For more info, contact GreenwichSquadron@gmail.com

Photo: “Lock 30, Erie Canal” by Bill Blevins – originally posted to Flickr as Lock 30, Erie Canal. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via Commons


Save the Date!

The Squadron’s Holiday Party
December 4th, 7.00 pm
Greenwich Boat & Yacht Club

November/December Newsletter

Tuesdays on the waterThe November/December issue of our Squadron newsletter has just been published.

Be sure to read about:

  • Which of our members has been nominated for the prestigious Chapman award
  • An amazingly tiny AIS man-overboard tracking device
  • The USPS booth at the Norwalk Boat Show
  • The “Tuesday-on-the-Water” events
  • The Historical Origin of Nautical Events
  • The latest calendar of events
  • And how to get a Squadron name tag

Click here to access the newsletter

Power Squadron Courses: 2015-2016

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Once again, the Greenwich Sail & Power Squadron has joined with its neighboring squadrons to form a Consortium that offers a wide range of Power Squadron courses. Be sure to take advantage of one of these interesting courses on boating.

Currently the Greenwich Squadron is offering a Piloting course. Note that next spring, we will be offering courses on Safe Boating, Weather, and Powerboat Handling on-the-water.

[Updated 11/08/2015]

2015-16 Consortium Schedule Nov 15 with ABC