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Commodore's Message

Marilyn Guenther

Welcome to the 68th year of our North Lake Yacht Club.  I’m honored to be your Commodore, and I am pleased to have such a talented and committed Board of Directors to represent over 500 members (200 households) in our Yacht Club.  The long-term vision of our past leaders, along with generous donors and the hard work of dedicated members, provided us with an outstanding clubhouse to host sailing events, to gather among friends, and to instruct sailors of all ages and experience levels in our North Lake Sailing School.   

We can show appreciation for their work by putting the facilities to good use, respecting and taking care of the club, and contributing time and effort to NLYC. It is the motivated and hard working volunteers that make our Club a continued success. Join the experience and share with your neighbors to encourage involvement. Together we make it work!

During this coming year, the Board of Directors will work to revive social and sailing activities after a difficult year, reconnect both seasoned members as well as welcome new member families, and strive to continue the leadership that has been the foundation for North Lake Yacht Club since 1953.

See you on the water,
Marilyn Guenther

Upcoming Social Activities

Yoga on the Lake is back for 2021

Yoga on the lake is back for another summer.  Hosted by Peggy Kass (at her Clearwater Drive home), with instructor Kathy Coakley, classes will begin on Friday June 4th at 8:30 AM and will continue through the end of July.  Cost is $10 at each session.  What a great way to relax and enjoy the summer.  Hope to see you there.  No registration is required.

Upcoming Social Events

Summer Fun in upon us!  Join in some of the upcoming social activities.  More details in the club newsletter and the social calendar. 

July Events requiring RSVP are the Happy Hour on July 16th at 6 PM and Christmas in July on the 24th.  Please use the links below to RSVP.

August Events include:

Casino Night on August 13th.

Teen Baseball on August 14th.

Moonlight Sail on August 14th.

Club Happy Hour on August 27th.


RSVP Casino Royale Night on August 13th.

Join us for Blackjack, Craps, Sheepshead and Roulette at the Club. Registration is now open! We can't wait to see you. Volunteers also needed to deal, bartend, set up and take down. Contact Paul Smith if you are interested.

North Lake Sailing School

Know anyone interested in learning how to sail? North Lake Sailing School teaches sailing to kids ages 5 – 16. Students do not need any previous experience and can start for the first time at any age within that range. In fact, they do not need to live on the lake either! Grandchildren, cousins, friends are all welcome to register.

Sailing school is a great way for the kids to enjoy the daily pleasures of lake living. We offer summer long lessons, one week camps, and one-day a week learn-to-sail classes for those kids involved in a number of other summer activities.

Sailing school is scheduled to begin the week of June 14th and online registration is open March 1st. Click on the link below to find out more about our class offerings:

The Independence Day fireworks display soared above North Lake on Sunday, July  4, much to the delight of all out on the lake in boats and those on the shoreline and with many thanks to the very generous donations of members and lakeshore owners who appreciate the show. We are already wondering if it is possible to make 2022 even more memorable. Your donation at any time throughout the year will boost our ability to make July 4, 2022 a wonderful evening. Use the link below to support NLYC 2022 fireworks display!


Donate Online Here