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Learn to sail on beautiful Lake Charlevoix in a safe and well supervised program. Over 450 student-sailors participated during last year's Sailing School.

Ages: 8-19 years old

Two weeks in Boyne City @ City Marina
Six weeks in Charlevoix @ Depot Beach

Two each day - Morning and Afternoon

To Register:
Print the Registration and Permission to Participate Form
Brochure for this year

Students must have the ability to swim efficiently.
Shirts, swimsuits and shoes are to be worn at all times
PFD (Personal Flotation Device) shall be worn always while on the water - bring your own PFD or one will be provided.

Is of utmost importance at the 4-H Youth Sailing School!
US Coast Guard approved PDF's are used.
Power safety boats are always out on the water.
Communications are via on-board VHF radios.

Our instructors are trained and certified by US Sailing. They also each hold American Red Cross and/or American Heart Association First Aid and CPR Certifications.

Sailing achievement award will be given following the successful completion of a week's class session.

Registration Fees 2015
Out of County Students: $100.00
Charlevoix County Students:* $75.00 (Public, private or home schooled)
Race Class: $45

*Our Charlevoix County area businesses donate funds to help underwrite some of the registration costs for local students.

Scholarships are also available for low income households. Please call the Charlevoix County MSU Extension office at 231-582-6232 for eligibility questions.

There is a 4-H $7 Participation Fee per child. This fee is paid only once per year and entitles your child access to all 4-H programs.

 Boyne City Classes 2015
Date Session Time 
 June 15-19* 1
Racing 1
9:30am to 12:15pm
1:15pm to 4:00pm
4:30pm to 6:30pm
  June 19


6:00 pm
  June 22-26


9:30am to 12:15pm
1:15pm to 4:00pm
Charlevoix Classes 2015
 Date  Session Time
 July 6-10 5
9:30am to 12:15pm
1:15pm to 4:00pm
 July 13-17
Racing 2
9:30am to 12:15pm
1:15pm to 4:00pm
4:30pm to 6:30pm
 July 20-24
No Tuesday classes 
Jr. Venetian Regatta
9:30am to 12:15pm
1:15pm to 4:00pm 
9:00 registration
 July 27 - 31 11
Racing 3
9:30am to 12:15pm
1:15pm to 4:00pm 
4:30pm to 6:30pm
 Aug 3-7* 13
Racing 4
9:30am to 12:15pm
1:15pm to 4:00pm
4:30pm to 6:30pm
 Aug 10-14 15
9:30am to 12:15pm
1:15pm to 4:00pm
* August 7  Picnic   6 p.m.
August 8 Boat Auction  
Lake Charlevoix Mariners • Michigan State University Extension Charlevoix County • 319B North Lake Street • Boyne City, MI 49712
Phone: 231-582-6232 • email: msue15@msu.edu • website by jbr graphics
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