NYC AGM 2018

January 30, 2018 – The NYC Annual General Meeting will be held at the club on Sunday February 25, 2018 at 2:00PM.  The full Notice of Meeting may be found here.

Flag Officers Presentation of Burgees

August 15, 2017 – NYC Flag officers were recently presented with burgees to signify their respective positions within the organization. Left to right: Past Commodore Dave Buis; Vice Commodore Dean Baldwin; Commodore Walter Pelley; and Rear Commodore John Astephen.

NYC Flag Officers for 2017

NYC Job Posting for Club Manager

December 12, 2016 – The NYC is seeking a full-time Manager to oversee operations of the Club.  The manager works closely with the Club Executive and is responsible for the profitable and professional operation of the Northern Yacht Club.  A full job description is available here. Applications are being accepted until Monday December 19, 2016.

Junior Sailing Program Seeks Child & Youth Coordinator

June 20, 2016 – The NYC Junior Sailing Association is accepting applications for the position of Child & Youth Coordinator.  The coordinator will provide childcare support and programming and will be responsible for the physical, social, emotional and intellectual development of the children in the program.  The coordinator will be the liaison with families and other Junior Sail employees to provide a safe, efficient and welcoming environment for children and youth.  Full job description is available here. Applications close for submission at 5:00pm on June 24, 2016.

Entertainment Committee Seeks Volunteers

April 17, 2016 – The chairman of the NYC Entertainment Committee is looking for volunteers to work on the committee and give assistance with upcoming and any new events. Any suggestions and/or ideas for events will be given full consideration.
Any time or ideas you may want to share would be greatly appreciated. Please contact Entertainment Chair, Terry Dinham at 902-794-4944. If he is unavailable please leave name, number and a message.

Notice of NYC Annual General Meeting

March 2, 2016 – The Annual General Meeting of NYC will be held March 13, 2016 at 14:00 hrs in the main clubhouse. All members wishing to vote at this meeting must have dues paid in-full. Financial statements will be made available, to read only, at the bar a few days before the meeting.


2016 NYC Executive Nominations

Jan 5, 2016 – The NYC Nominating Committee is presently accepting nominations for the following positions on the 2016 Executive:

  • Commodore
  • Vice-Commodore
  • Rear Commodore
  • Secretary Treasurer
  • Recording Treasurer
  • Chair – Building and Grounds
  • Chair – Wharves and Slipways
  • Chair – Race Committee
  • Chair – Entertainment
  • Director of Junior Sailing

The 2016 NYC Executive will be elected at the 2016 AGM tentatively scheduled for January 2016.  Any senior member in good standing with dues paid is eligible to serve on the NYC Executive.

Any senior member wishing to offer to serve on the 2016 NYC Executive should submit their name in writing, indicating the Executive position they wish to offer for, at the bar in a sealed envelope addressed to “Chair – Nominating Committee” or by contacting any member of the Nominating Committee comprised of:

  • Ken MacLeod – Chair
  • Dave Buis
  • Gary Brooks
  • Mike Astephen
  • John Anderson



NYC Annual Regatta – June 26-28, 2015

Our annual regatta will be upon us very shortly and a full weekend of activities are planned.  Of course, there’s racing on all three days:  Friday at 4:00pm, Saturday and Sunday at 1:00pm.  If you plan to be on the water be sure to check out the Sailing Instructions and Notice of Race under the Racing Tab.

There’s also lots of food and fun planned as well.  On Friday and Sunday there will be a BBQ hosted by the NYC Junior Sailing Program.  On Saturday, it’s a Pot Luck.  It’s being coordinated by Sandra & Morrison so check in with them if you’d like to bring something.  Cryil and the entertainment committee has also arranged some entertainment for Saturday night.  The video below captures a tune by Mark Boutilier who will be on the NYC Stage Saturday evening.