What's Happening At The Club

Last Update: Tuesday, May 23, 2017
 

Summer Fun Guide 2017 Summer Fun Guide
Click here to view this Summer’s Fun Guide.

NEW this Summer…
Online Program Registration! Click here to enroll your child(ren) today!
Memorial Weekend ActivitiesMemorial Weekend Activities
Fishing Rodeo
Saturday, May 27 at 8 a.m.

Bring your own bait. Contact Fred Michalik at(313) 640-7013 if you have any questions.
Memorial Weekend ActivitiesMemorial Weekend Activities
Bocce Tournament
Sunday, May 28 at 1 p.m.

Guests are welcome.
Memorial Weekend ActivitiesMemorial Weekend Activities
Pool Games at 2 p.m.
Monday, May 29
Memorial Weekend ActivitiesMemorial Weekend Activities
Monday, May 29
Blessing of the Fleet at 4:30 p.m.

All members are encouraged to join in on this traditional and brief ceremony. It will be held at the front of the clubhouse.
BBQ & DJ on East Lawn at 4:30 p.m.
Adults: $27.95++, Children 10 & under: $14.95++.
Children three and under are free.
Mates’ Boat Handling Course Mates’ Boat Handling Course
Tuesday, June 6 from 9 – 10:30 a.m.

This complimentary class is intended for those looking to learn the rules of the road for boating this summer and to get hands-on experience handling vessels on the water. There will be emphasis on vessel safety as well. The first portion of the course will feature classroom instruction from 9 - 10:30 a.m. The remainder of the course will feature on-the-water boat handling, courtesy of our volunteer members from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Lunch will be provided. For more information and to register for the class, please contact Robert Galeota, Jr. at rdgaleota@att.net or 313-999-5181.
The GPYC at The Old Club The GPYC at The Old Club
June 23 – 25

Commodore Klenow and Commodore Martino-DiCicco of the Old Club have planned a joint club event for June 23- 25. This fun weekend will begin with GPYC’s annual Old Club Dinner Cruise with live music and dancing on Friday, June 23, beginning at 6:00 PM. GPYC members can extend their stay at The Old Club where a block of rooms has been reserved for them and their guests. A limited number of boat wells will also be available for overnight stay. The weekend will include dinner on Saturday, putting contests, trap shooting and so much more. To reserve a boat well, call the GPYC Front Desk no later than June 1, 2017. To reserve a room for overnight stay, contact The Old Club Office at theoldcluboffice@comcast.net or 810-748-9934. Space is limited.
GPYC Weekend at Catawba Island Club GPYC Weekend at Catawba Island Club
July 14 - 16

The Catawba Island Club will be welcoming members of the GPYC for the weekend of July 14-16, 2017. Boat well reservations can be made by contacting the GPYC Front Desk. Please make your reservations by June 23.
CIC is also offering GPYC members access to on-site activities such as golf, pickle ball, and tennis. Space is limited. If you’re interested in golf, please mention this to the GPYC Front Desk and the GPYC staff will check availability for you. Other activities are first come, first served. All dining reservations should be made by calling CIC at (419) 797-4424.
2017 Up North Rendezvous 2017 Up North Rendezvous
July 30 - August 2
Mackinaw City Straits Marina

This year’s Up North Rendezvous will be held from July 30 – August 2 at the Straits State Harbor in Mackinaw City. Whether by land or by sea, all members are encouraged to participate in the Up North Rendezvous. Those who plan to attend the rendezvous should make reservations through the Front Desk.
2017 Boating Season Events 2017 Boating Season Events
Please click here to view the 2017 Boating Season Events.
William Milliken Park Rendezvous William Milliken Park Rendezvous
September 15-17, 2017

All Club members are invited to help us wrap-up the boating season with the last rendezvous of the year at William Milliken Park Marina.
Questions? Contact: Julie Storen - storen6@comcast.net or Maureen Gleason - mbgleason@ameritech.net.
For more information, please click here.
The Spirit of Kentucky The Spirit of Kentucky
Fall Weekend Trip
September 29 – October 1

Join fellow members for a fun-packed weekend in Louisville, Kentucky.
Please also contact Lorraine Thomas at (313) 640-7003 or lthomas@gpyc.org to confirm your participation. A non-refundable deposit of $100 per person is required. For further information, please click here.
Fall is a busy time on the Bourbon Trail. In order to guarantee the scheduled distillery tours for GPYC, your reservations are needed by May 12.
Harbor PostingsHarbor Postings
The 3rd set of postings and results from the 2nd posting are now available.
For further information, please click here.
Women's BookclubGPYC Women's Book Club
This group meets on the first Wednesday of each month. Meetings start at 6 p.m., and the book of the month is discussed over dinner and/or cocktails. If you enjoy reading, please join us for a fun evening of conversation and camaraderie. If you have questions, please contact Dr. Mariann Channell at MedievalMD@aol.com . To make your reservation, please call the Front Desk at (313) 884-2500.
 
The 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared
by Jonas Jonasson.
Wednesday, June 7
Breakfast on the Weekends Breakfast on the Weekends
Saturdays

Breakfast is back in the Spinnaker beginning Saturday, from 8-11 a.m. Casual Attire. Open Saturdays for remainder of Summer.
GPYC Catering & Events News GPYC Catering & Events News
Hot 2017 summer dates are still available...Please be sure to contact our Catering & Events department if you or someone you know is planning to host a social or corporate event. We look forward to hearing from you! (Space available for events up to 400)
Mariann DenBaas, Director of Catering, (313) 640-7007
Barb Walkowski, Catering Sales & Events Coordinator, (313) 640-7006
Kid's KlubKids' Klub
May 26 - Outdoor Play

$15 for the first child,
$10 for each additional child in the same family.

Click here to make your reservations now.
Important DatesImportant Upcoming Dates:
 
Fishing Rodeo   May 27
Bocce Tournament   May 28
Memorial Weekend Activities   May 29
Mates’ Boat Handling Course   June 6
The GPYC at The Old Club   July 23 - 28
GPYC Weekend at Catawba Island Club   July 14 - 16
2017 Up North Rendezvous   July 30
William Milliken Park Rendezvous   September 15
The Spirit of Kentucky   September 29
 

Weekly Dining Specials

Wednesday
Burger Night

Thursday
Fajitas

Saturday
Prime Rib

Sunday
Home-style Turkey Dinner

GPYC Dining Hours

Mini Brunch
Main Dining Room
or Binnacle
Sun. 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Lunch
Spinnaker
Wed. - Sat. 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Main Dining Room
or Binnacle

Sun. 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Dinner
Binnacle
Fri.– Sat. 5 – 10 p.m.

Spinnaker
Wed.– Sat. 5 – 10 p.m.

Main Dining Room
or Binnacle

Sun. 5 – 8 p.m.

Bars
Bowling Alley
Mon. 5 – 11 p.m.

Binnacle
Fri.– Sat. 5 – 10 p.m.

Spinnaker
Wed.– Sat. 5 – Midnight

Spinnaker
Sun. Noon – 8 p.m.

Tower Pub
Fri.– Sat. 6 p.m. – Close