Knotmeter - January 10, 2013

Knotmeter - January 10, 2013

Mooring Applications
Mooring Applications are due by January 15th with $200 deposit.
To ensure your mooring please make arrangements to have your application in by then.
If you have not received your application please contact the office immediately.
If you are planning on going on hold or not planning on keeping your mooring please contact the office.

Membership Renewals
Renewals have been sent out. If you have not yet received your renewal form please contact the office. 
If you would like to take advantage of the 2% discount on membership please submit your member renewal form with payment by January 15th.

To Renew Online please go to, login and choose renewal.

Speaker's Series - Peter C. Newman
January 13th - 3:30PM
Partridge Room

*Please note the website calendar had an incorrect start time of 7PM it has been changed to the correct time of 3:30PM.*

Please join us as Peter C. Newman tells tales about the boats he has sailed, the Prime Ministers he has dissected and the Canadian business establishment he invented.

Mr. Newman is the controversial author of 25 books that have sold over 2.5 million copies. Peter has set new standards in Canadian political and business writing and reporting. He was editor in chief of both the Toronto Star and MacLean’s Magazine, has been awarded seven honourary doctorate degrees, including Queen’s University and Royal Military College where he now lectures. Mr. Newman holds a full captain’s rank in the Royal Canadian Navy Reserves and was awarded two Orders of Canada. He has sailed the Caribbean, Mediterranean and Hay Bay. Peter is currently writing a history of the United Empire Loyalists.

Dinner Theater
Wednesday, January 30th

Kings Town Players' Production of
"God of Carnage"
Door open: 1800hrs, dinner :1830hrs
performance: 2000hrs
$34.95++ includes dinner and the play.

To reserve call 613-548-3052 ext 4
or email
Please include number in your party and
any dietary restrictions.

For menu selection and more details click here.

Murder Mystery Dinner Party
The Murder Mystery Dinner Party has been Postponed until the Summer.

Upcoming Events at KYC
Date Event
Jan 11 TGIF - No Boaters
Jan 13 Speaker Series - Peter C. Newman - 3:30PM
Jan 18 TGIF - Queen's Sailing
Jan 19 Murder Mystery Dinner - POSTPONED
Jan 25 TGIF - Offshore
Jan 27 - Feb 10 King's Town Players 
Jan 30 King's Town Players - Dinner Theater
For a complete list of upcoming events please

Orange Bowl Regatta
Robert Davis won the 26 boat Laser class at the 50th annual Orange Bowl regatta last week.
Robert won in a convincing style wining 3 races and never finishing out of the top 6.

KYC was also represented in the 29er and 420 class.

Results can be found here

Kingston Power and Sail Squadron
Kingston Power and Sail Squadron is offering courses. Please click the link below for a detailed course listing.
Course Offerings

Sail Canada Rolex Sailor of the Year Awards Dinner

Saturday, January 19th
 The Carlu, 444 Yonge St., 7th Floor, Toronto, Ontario.
Attire: Business Suit & Tie / Cocktail Dress

This will be a big night for our club as we receive the "Regatta of the Year Award" for the great job we all did hosting the 2012 Shark World Championship. Also, Junior Past Commodore Paul Davis is one of three finalists for the Sail Canada Rolex Sailor of the Year Award and Ali ten Hove will receive the Bill Burke Memorial award.

For more info please see the following links:

Sailor of the Year press release 
Ticket Sales

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Holiday Inn Toronto Downtown Centre
30 Carlton St. Toronto, ON M5B 2E9
Hotel: 416-977-6655 | Fax: 416-977-0502

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