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2023 Winter Programs 

During the off season, the MYC Program Committee invites experts to present boating topics such as chartering, engine maintenance, cruising, and safety.  All programs are free and open to MYC members and the general public.  These programs offer a great way to learn something new, meet fellow boaters, and stay engaged with the Club during the off-season.  All programs are Wednesday evening at the MYC starting at 7pm - doors open at 6:45pm. 

Winter Program 2023 Schedule:

Jan 25, 2023          Boat and Seascape Photography Tips - Bruce Durkee

Feb 15, 2023         Marblehead Myths, Legends and Lore - Pam Peterson

Mar 15, 2023         Marblehead Yacht Club and Shipyard History - John Murray

April 5, 2023         A Special Journey, The Triangle Loop - Peter Evans

Apr 26, 2023        Getting the Most out of your Sails, Tips on Sail Trim - Stan Schreyer

Upcoming Events

  • Marblehead Myths, Legends and Lore, Presented by Pam Peterson, Author
    Feb 15, 7:00 PM
    Marblehead, Marblehead Yacht Club Clubhouse, 4 Cliff St, Marblehead, MA 01945, USA
    Pam will recount the oral and written accounts over the past 400 years from Marblehead which she documented in her book 'Marblehead Myths, Legends and Lore'. She will share a diverse sampling of tales from Marblehead's past including stories of magic and witches, sailors, pirates, shipwrecks & more!
  • Marblehead Yacht Club and Shipyard Waterfront History, presented by John Murray MYC History Committee Chair
    Mar 15, 7:00 PM
    Marblehead, Marblehead Yacht Club Clubhouse, 4 Cliff St, Marblehead, MA 01945, USA
    After 3 years of research and writing, MYC history committee have released their book of the MYC and Shipyard Waterfront history. Learn about the felon-founders during the temperance movement. Learn why gambling & rowing races dominated the harbor before sailing. MYC history will amaze you!
  • A Special Journey, the Triangle Loop, presented by Peter Evans
    Apr 05, 7:00 PM
    Marblehead, Marblehead Yacht Club Clubhouse, 4 Cliff St, Marblehead, MA 01945, USA
    Please join Pete and Pam Evans as they detail their 67-day Triangle Loop journey on their 31’ Duffy, Brew-HaHa. The journey started in Marblehead and took them 1,800 miles to NYC, Hudson River, Erie Canal, Lake Ontario, Ottawa, Montreal, Lake Champlain and back to NYC and home.
  • Getting the Most out of your Sails - Tips on Sail Trim, presented by Stan Schreyer, North Sails
    Apr 26, 7:00 PM
    Marblehead, Marblehead Yacht Club Clubhouse, 4 Cliff St, Marblehead, MA 01945, USA
    Stan will present tips on better sail trim for both cruising and racing boats. Whether you are a day-sailor, racer or cruiser you will learn tricks to help the boat sail better. Starting with the setting the rig, he will explain how using halyards, lines, sheets will help sail shape.
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