a) The membership quota of this Club shall be set annually by the
Board of Directors at the February meeting.
b) Application for Regular and Junior membership in the Club is
based on sponsorship. Applicants must be personally known by their sponsor, who shall be a Regular
Member in good standing at the time of submittal. If applying for Regular Membership the initiation
fee and prorated annual dues shall be included in the application and the application shall be
complete and legible.
The Membership Committee shall determine if the application meets
all requirements. If the application is approved by the Committee, they shall the submit the
application to the Board at the next scheduled Board meeting for a vote to accept the new member,
request additional information from the Membership Committee, or reject the application.
c) Applicants which are rejected by a vote by the
Board may not reapply within twelve months of the Board's action. Applicants who were rejected by
the Membership Committee may revise their application for further consideration by the
a) Regular Member’s annual dues shall be set by the Board of
Directors, and if not paid on or before the first Board meeting in March, a penalty may be
b) Regular Members may be ejected for dues in arrears by vote of
the Board of Directors, after serving the member thirty days’ notice by mail or return receipt
email or other means, when such delinquency is over three months duration. Ejected members shall not be reinstated until all arrearage has been paid
in full, or as determined by the Board of Directors.
Notice of General Membership and called meetings shall be sent to
all members either by inclusion in the Club Roster book, mail, or email at least seven days prior
to the meeting.
A yacht owned wholly or in part by a member of the Club may be
registered in the Club Fleet records by serving notice to the Secretary. A yacht must be registered
to exercise the privileges of Fleet membership. Registered yachts owned by Inactive Members retain
the right to exercise the privileges of Fleet membership.
Regular Members who are in arrears in their dues shall not be
entitled to the use of Club facilities, voting rights, participation in Club sailing events unless
flying a different Club Flag, and other benefits of membership.
These Bylaws may be amended by the unanimous vote of the Club
Officers at a Board Meeting, or by petition by any Regular Member who may submit an amendment for a
vote by the Regular Members at the next General Meeting. A quorum shall be present and the
amendment shall pass by a two thirds majority. Mail, email and proxy ballots shall be