Jericho Sailing Centre "in the wind" July 12, 2007
Ahoy JSCA Members:
Here is what's "in the wind", coming events and items of interest
at the Jericho Sailing Centre, your ocean access community centre, for
July 12-July 18, 2007 and beyond:
NO PARKING AT JERICHO THIS WEEKEND!!!!
That's right, walk, run, cycle, jog, cab it, bus it, fly, levitate,
use a transporter or travel cosmically just don't bring your car and
expect to park it because the annual Jericho Folk Fest is occupying
Jericho Beach Park all weekend and parking spaces will be rarer than
shaved legs at the festival. JSCA Staff and volunteers will be patrolling
the 20 minute loading zone to ensure it is kept clear for users of the
Jericho Sailing Centre to load and of load people & gear---please
do not park in the loading zone or you will be towed.
UBC Sailing Club Beach Party Saturday, July 14 Featuring La
Bigger, better and beachier! UBC Sailing's second Beach Party is this
Saturday, July 14th. Time to get up, jump and move to the music. This
time they're turning up the heat with a Cuban theme featuring the hot
Latin sounds of La Candela. Sexy salsa dance performance at 2130H. Free
beginner salsa lessons at 2200H. Get your tickets through UBC Sailing,
Zulu, Red Cat or Scratch Records. For details visit www.ubcsailing.org.
Doors open at 2000H at the Jericho Sailing Centre. Come party at the
best venue in Vancouver!
Garden Party-Volunteer Workparty
Come help us beautify the Jericho Sailing Centre. Paul Morris and his
collection of green thumb volunteers will be working in the Evergreen
native plant garden between the main entrance and the SW corner of the
compound. Join the crew, help make Jericho more beautiful than it already
is Saturday, July 14 at 1000H.
Jericho Rescue Team Hauls in Big Coverage
The Jericho Rescue Team salvaged Global's Top Story on their July 10
newscast for details go to www.jsca.bc.ca/pub
Locarno Beach Party, Saturday, July 21
Boogie over to www.clublocarno.com for all the harmonious info.
Turn your family and friends into Jericho Junkies!
Introduce your friends, family, neighbours and co-workers to the Jericho
Sailing Centre. Our school programs are filling fast. Windsurfing lessons
from $49, kayaking lessons from $69, dinghy sailing lessons from $230.
Windsurfing season's passes from $199 Kayaking season's passes $330.
Dinghy Sailing season's passes $300.
Weekly Events at the Jericho Sailing Centre
Jericho Folk Club Tuesdays 2000H
Sunday Racing Non-regatta Sundays 1230H
Tuesday Nite Racing Tuesdays 1815H
Ecomarine Thursday Night Paddling Thursdays 1800H
Jericho Galley Patio & Grill
The Jericho Galley Patio & Grill is open 7 days a week 0900H-Sunset
on weekends and 1100H-Sunset on weekdays weather depending.
Upcoming JSCA Meetings:
Safety Committee July 16 @ 1900H
Operations Committee July 18 @ 1900H
Marginal Wharf Committee July 30 @ 1900H
JSCA Office Hours
0900H-2100H Tuesdays- Saturdays. 0900H-1900H Sundays, Mondays &
Holidays. Gates open at 0700H and are locked at Dusk. (approx. 2120H)
Temporary Seasonal Employment Opportunity at the Jericho Sailing
The JSCA is looking for a mature, responsible, qualified person to help
crew the Centre on afternoon shifts 1200-2100H Tuesday through Saturday
evenings. The position runs through Saturday of the Labour Day weekend.
If you are interested reply to this email with your resume attached.
We invite all JSCA members to contribute pictures and articles to "the
Centreboard" portion of our website simply by replying to this
Second Annual Complete Crew BBQ - Saturday, July 21st
You are invited to a community event for all Jericho members. A chance
to get together, swap sea stories and enjoy a BBQ here at the Jericho
Sailing Centre. Meet other club members, kayakers, racers, paddlers,
windsurfers or join in the Stand Paddling Race sponsored by Windsure
Windsurfing. Last year over one hundred members attended and a good
time was had by all. Enjoy a quality day on the water and then let us
do the cooking- Saturday, July 21 @ 1600H. Volunteers wanted, please
reply via return email.
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