Become a Sponsor WSS 2016

Summer 2016

Dear Valued Sponsor,

Island Yacht Club, a non-profit all volunteer organization, is excited to once again host the Northern California Women’s Sailing Seminar, now in it’s 24th year. Upward of 130 women participants and instructors are expected to gather for this two day seminar held September 24-25, 2016.

Classes are […]

Roy Bookbinder House Concert June 24 8pm

IYC Music Sessions at Island Yacht Club will be presenting an intimate house concert featuring Legendary Ragtime and Blues Entertainer Roy BookBinder, on Friday June 24, 2016. Doors open at 7 pm, show at 8pm, Sliding scale, suggested donation $15-20 per person at the door.

All money goes directly to the performer.

Roy is a […]

March 21st Dinner – Irish Food and Live Music!!

Don’t miss our March 21st St. Patrick’ s Day themed dinner featuring live music from Celtic trio “Dance Around Molly”. A traditional St. Patrick’s Day Feast will be served featuring:

Corned Beef & Cabbage

Roast Potatoes &Vegetables

Colcannon Pie (vegetarian)

Cottage Pie ( meat & vegetarian versions)

Homemade Irish Soda Bread

special desserts

Dinner will […]

February 2015 “Mainsheet” Newsletter

The “Mainsheet” is back!! Here’s the February 2015 edition. PDF’s of the current year Mainsheets and archived copies from past years can be found on the “Mainsheet” page

February 21st Dinner & presentation by boat builder Simon Watts

Please join us on Saturday, February 21st for our monthly club dinner featuring a presentation by acclaimed boat builder, furniture maker, teacher and author Simon Watts. Mr. Watts’ after dinner presentation will focus on his building of a replica of the 1935 I-14 racing dinghy , “Alarm”. “Alarm” was one of the innovative planing hull […]

New Years Day at IYC – Round the Island Cruise

Happy New Year to all our members and friends! Island Yacht Club will be open to all those participating in the traditional Round the Island Cruise, Jan 1, 2015. Breakfast and mimosas will be served at the club starting at 8am, New Years Day. Hope to see you all at our clubhouse.

2015 Crab Feed – Jan 17th -purchase your tickets now!


Happy Holidays Everyone!!

We’re wrapping up another successful year here at Island Yacht Club. We’ve had many great events in 2014, and welcomed many new members aboard. We’re looking forward to 2015 and […]

December Events at IYC

We’re not done yet! Celebrate the holiday season at Island Yacht Club. This Saturday December 6th is the 38th annual Lighted Yacht Parade on the Alameda Estuary. Club member Joel Sailer will be donating the use of his boat again this year for our parade entry. Come to the club during the day on Dec […]

2015 Member Dues Renewal Reminder

IYC Members,

It’s that time of year again. Just a friendly reminder that your 2015 membership renewal is due by January 1, 2015. Island Yacht Club’s dues are still only $375/year for regular memberships and $187.50/year for cruising memberships. You still won’t find a better value in Yacht Clubs anywhere in the Bay Area. If […]

2014 Change of Watch Party Saturday Nov 15th

Don’t forget the 2014 Change of Watch Party is this Saturday November 15th starting at 6pm. We’ve received RSVP’s from many of you already, but there are still a few seats available if you’re still thinking about attending. This is one of the few times a year when we have most of the club members […]