Peggy Jo Studio Newsletter
Coming EventsAugust 2, 2004

in this issue

Sailing Singles Flying Scot Classes

Grosse Pointe Yacht Club Regatta 8/7/2004

Parade of Lights and Swim Party 8/7/2004

Small, Small Boat Day 8/8/2004

Cove Marina Rendezvous 8/20-22/2004

Boat Bash 8/14/2004

Larry Chenault Update


Sailing Singles Flying Scot Classes

Every Tuesday and Thursday starting at 6:00 pm, Sailing Singles conducts their Flying Scot classes at Sindbad's. Their well for the two boats is on the river end of the dock. There are benches where spectators can sit and watch the class and/or all of the other river activity.

Just before dark, the class docks the boats, stows the equipment and retires to the restaurant.

Come down and watch and join the class in the restaurant.100 St Clair St S of E Jefferson, E of E Grand on the Detroit River Detroit, Michigan 48214-3627 (313) 822-7817


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  • Grosse Pointe Yacht Club Regatta 8/7/2004
  • Party after the regatta-Live Band and Awards presentation. Moor your boat in the GPYC Harbor- Enjoy the Barbecue and visit our Goslings Rum Tent!

    Parking: All crew and guests should park in the Grosse Pointe North High School Parking Lot where complimentary shuttle serviice will be available

    Get the brochure...
  • Parade of Lights and Swim Party 8/7/2004
  • All Sailing Singles are invited to The North Star Sail Club, on the Clinton River, to view the Parade of Lights which starts just after dark. NSSC is presenting a buffet supper starting at 7:00 pm

    Gloria Gray, who lives 10 minutes from North Star, is inviting all to use her pool prior to the parade starting as early as 11:00 am. She has a large parking lot next door and car pools can be arranged for the trip ti North Star.

    Bring a chair, towel, munchies and the libation of your chioice. For directions or more information call Gloria at 586-790-4765

  • Small, Small Boat Day 8/8/2004
  • COME OUT AND PLAY Small, Small Boat Day on a Small, Small Lake On Sunday August 8, 2004 starting at 11:00 am or when it suits you to come.

    The place is Lake Lansing in Haslett, Mi at 6292 Lake Drive. Water Play: We will have Kayaks, wind surfers, assorted other small water craft(TOYS). Jim Moeller, Mr. Very Good Kayaker, can show us what we're doing! Bring any water toys you'd like to play with and share. Mary Gavin, Ms. Plays Well With Others, said she'd bring some toys to share! (small inflatable boats)

    Game Plan: We'll grill and enjoy potluck at 5:00 pm. Later we can deck dance and PARTY! You are welcome to stay over: bring your sleeping bag

    What to bring: Lawn or sand chair, tofu(or meat) to grill, potluck dish(plates, silverware provided) Beverage of choice (cups, ice provided) Who knows what the Bier Meister will choose?

    Please call Joanne Carlson, 248-852-2535 and let her know that you want to be there. COME OUT AND PLAY WITH US.

    Directions:I-75 North to 69 west. Exit 94 at 2nd light at the end of the exit. Turn South (left) on to Marsh Road for mile to Mack Road, turn East (left) to the first stop sign. Look across the street to the yellow house.. you are there. Carol's phone number is 517-339-4389

  • Cove Marina Rendezvous 8/20-22/2004
  • Cove Marina is at 42 degrees 27 minutes North 82 degrees 20 minutes West. Cove Marina monitors channel 68

    Friday Dinner: On your own. There is a restaurant at the Marina.


    1. Breakfast and Lunch on your own.
    2. 3:00 pm Cocktail Hour Bring an appetizer & BYOB
    3. 6:00 pm Pot Luck Dinner bring your own entree and a dish to pass.(less than 4 on a boat 1 dish; 4or more, 2 dishes) Same criteria if driving. Charcoal will be provided.
    4. 7:30 pm White Elephant. Bring a wrapped gift.


    1. 8:00 am Coffee
    2. 9:00 am Breakfast Pot Luck see criteria outlined for Saturday's Pot Luck.

    Skippers:Boat wells are approximately $1.00 per foot.

    Marina has a Swimming Pool and a new Fitness Center. Contact Pam Busenhart 249-755-9635 or Pat Setter 313-886-1834 The cost for members is $5.00 and $8.00 for guests.

  • Boat Bash 8/14/2004
  • Sailing Singles is invited to Ed Grace's Boat Bash
    Saturday, August 14th - 2pm
    Please BYOB, a dish to pass, your bathing suit & towel, & a chair or blanket.
    Boat well # A73 at the Shore Club 21600 Jefferson @ 9 Mile
    Please RSVP = Ed Grace 248-960-0006
    email =

  • Larry Chenault Update
  • Click on the link below for an update on Larry's progress by Richard Gala

    Click here for details...
  • 1993 Southwind for sale
  • Call Tom Cauley at 586-566-0078 for information.

  • Virago for Sale
  • 1988 Catalina 27, the most fun cruising sailboat on Lake St. Clair. (Scrabble board and Grand Marnier included; viking helmet and lightning bolt negotiable.) Diesel engine/rollar furling jib (new North Sails)/autopilot, etc. Skipper considering relocation. $22,500. Call 313/331-6351 for details.