ClubBuzz: Sign up today for Docktoberfest on Sunday

ClubBuzz: Sign up today for Docktoberfest on Sunday

The Buzz
Newsletter of The Club at Westpoint
Friday, October 13th, 2023

Sign Up for Docktoberfest – Sunday, October 15th at 3:00 pm. Authentic German food, beer, and music. CLICK HERE.

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October through December at The Club

Friday, 13th – Taiga demoing electric Jetskis in the harbor
Saturday, 14th – PYSF Family Fun Night
Saturday, 14th – Dirty Cello in concert at the Club Fox Theater
SUNDAY, 15th – Docktober Fest – Feast, Fun, and Oompah!
Wednesday, 18th – Weekly Jam Session for Member Musicians
Thursday, 19th – Board Meeting
Saturday, 21st – Lunch Bunch at Bistro Vida in Menlo Park at noon
Sunday, 22nd – RC Laser Racing
Wednesday, 25th – Weekly Jam Session for Member Musicians
Friday, 27th – Annual Members Meeting (proposed)

Friday, 3rd
– Pub Quiz
Sunday, 5th – Daylight Savings Ends
Tuesday, 21st – Private Event – 13:00 to 16:00
Thursday, 9th – Board Meeting
Friday, 10th – Craft Beer Night – Ghostwood Ales
Thursday, 23rd – Thanksgiving (Observed) – clubhouse open
Friday, 24th – Day after Thanksgiving (Observed) – clubhouse open

Saturday, 9th
– Lunch Brunch at noon
Friday, 15th – Boat Decorating Contest Judging
Saturday, 16th – Annual Holiday Party
Monday, 25th – Christmas Day observed

Docktoberfest 2023
Sunday, October 15th
3:00 pm

Celebrating in true Bavarian Fashion, join us for Docktoberfest 2023 complete with authentic German food and beer (wine and non-alcoholic beverages too).

The much in demand, Bay Area favorite, Alpine Sound will be providing the music live.

Members and guests $30 per person.

Sign up here.

Music and Food at 3:00 pm.

PYSF Meet and Greet Family Night
Saturday, October 14th
3:00 to 5:00 pm

Please join us on Saturday, October 14 from 3 – 5 PM for a PYSF Meet & Greet Family Night. This is an opportunity to meet fellow members, get to know me and the PY coaches, and learn more about the organization and our general fundraising efforts. Specifically, we will be providing more details on the Amazing Raise and the amazing prizes awaiting your sailors.

Best of all, we’re bringing in a taco truck for some great food and will have boats at the dock for the kids to enjoy.  I look forward to seeing you all on the 14th! –Molly

The Ladies Club Lunch Bunch 
October 21st, Noon at Bistro Vida
641 Santa Cruz Avenue, Menlo Park

Join us at the delightful and authentic French restaurant, Bistro Vida, for lunch on October 21st.

Reservations required so you must sign up on Slipstream and email Diana and Michelle by October 16th. Expect a confirmation email. 

Questions & Reservations: Diana Psyras and Michelle Loftis.
Online signup here.

Join the Discussion
Social Messaging Group for The Club 

A month ago we launched the Social channel and separate Boat Maintenance channel for TCAW members using the Signal app. And it has been a great success! 

As of today, our Social channel supports 34 club members actively discussing the new club house, events, planning, impromptu get togethers, sharing photos and much more! 

Feeling disconnected from your Club and other members? Have questions about the Club or a boat issue??

Hope to see you on Signal—be a part of the discussion, and engage as a member!

Shannon & Patrick

These lists are for members only.

Get connected by following these instructions:

  1. Download the free Signal app from your preferred App Store on your mobile device(s). Signing up in the app is quick, using just your name and mobile number. Next, select the TCAW channel you want to join, either Social or Boat Maintenance, or both! 
  2. On your mobile device, click these links:
  • To join the TCAW Social group, use this link
  • To join the TCAW Boat Maintenance & Repair group, use this link: 

For help, send an email to Shannon Amerman and Patrick McCallum for assistance.

Weekly Jam Session
Tuesday, October 10th
7:00 to 9:00 pm in the clubhouse

Starting this week, we have live music from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. in the clubhouse. Our friends and neighbors in the harbor welcome you to join in the music-making or turn up for listening enjoyment.

Next week the session will move to Wednesdays.

For more details contact Jeff Birdwell.

Dirty Cello in Concert
Saturday, October 14th
8:00 pm at the Fox Club in Redwood City

Dirty Cello at Club Fox  2209 Broadway Street Redwood City, CA 94063

Our friends and frequent performers at The Club, Dirty Cello, are in town this weekend.

From Iceland to Italy, and all over the U.S., San Francisco-based band Dirty Cello brings the world a high energy and unique spin on blues, rock, and Americana. Led by vivacious cross-over cellist, Rebecca Roudman, Dirty Cello is cello like you’ve never heard before. From down-home blues and rock with a wailing cello, to virtuosic stompin’ Americana, Dirty Cello is a band that gets your heart thumping and your toes tapping!

Tickets: $25 at

Draft Cruise-Out Calendar 

First Look: 2024 Cruise Out Calendar
(subject to change)

Jan 12-15 – Ballena Isle
Feb 9-11 – St Francis YC
Mar 8-10 – South Bay Anchor Out
Apr 12-14 – Encinal YC
May 10-12 Clipper Cove
Jun 14-16 – San Francisco YC
Jul 4 – Dingy out to the Fireworks
Aug – Delta YC and Delta
Aug 29 – Sep 2 – Schoonmaker
Oct TBD – Barcelona – Americas Cup
Nov 22-24 – Corinthian YC

Sign Up for Signal – The Club Messaging Group
Join many of our members on the Signal app. This highly secure messaging service allows us to create special interest groups. The messaging is moderated and monitored.

If you would like to join the TCAW Social or TCAW Cruising messaging groups contact Shannon Amerman.

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