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The Captain’s Mess

By |December 5th, 2019

Our Restaurant Review features “The Boat shed” a new bistro located at the old Ambleside Concession site.

The Boat shed features a new, more seaside-friendly menu and Spirits selection at Ambleside Park’s iconic dining site.

Our intrepid sea-side restaurant reviewer arranged for the Hollyburn Sailing Club Christmas “thank-you dinner” for the Executive to be […]

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HSC Tree at the Forest of Miracles

By |December 3rd, 2019

Thank you to all who helped decorate our tree this year.

Our decorations arrive.

Our first two decorators work quickly.

More club members arrive to decorate the tree.

Still lots of decorations left to put on.

The last steps are to put down the blue sea and add the sailboats and messages in a bottle.

The crew is almost done.

A […]

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Dundarave Festival of Lights Christmas tree decorating

By |November 21st, 2019

Join us to decorate the 2019 HSC tree at the Forest of Miracles at Dundarave Pier. The tree decorating party on Dundarave Beach starts at noon on November 30th and goes to dusk when the trees are lit. Join us for an afternoon of free concerts and […]

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Hi Everyone………………it is that time of year again, and the NSAG Winter Art Show and Sale is coming up on Saturday 16th Nov., so if you have a spare hour or two it should be well worth a visit. The Artists’ Guild has two main events a year – and this is one of them – the other being the Spring Sale usually held in West Vancouver. Our member Denise has three paintings in this WAS, … Denise would love to see you there. If you do go ….. ENJOY!

By |November 10th, 2019

Comments Off on Hi Everyone………………it is that time of year again, and the NSAG Winter Art Show and Sale is coming up on Saturday 16th Nov., so if you have a spare hour or two it should be well worth a visit. The Artists’ Guild has two main events a year – and this is one of them – the other being the Spring Sale usually held in West Vancouver. Our member Denise has three paintings in this WAS, … Denise would love to see you there. If you do go ….. ENJOY!

Senior race team takes The Vision out this windy Friday(pro-d Day), in 29 knots!

By |November 9th, 2019

Big Winds, Big Waves…

Challenging Launch

…Big Smiles!

Great day sailing

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Heritage Clubs win WV Heritage Award.

By |November 8th, 2019

The Hollyburn Sailing Club, the West Vancouver Lawn Bowling Club and the West Vancouver Tennis Club win a Heritage Award from the District of West Vancouver.

Special thanks from the Sailing Club to our instructors Erika Molby, Braxton Reimer, Cole Wunder and volunteer Hanna McDonald who made our events (especially the bailing challenge) the […]

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Brilliant Fall Clean-up Day!

By |November 5th, 2019

“Pedal-pusher” Members arrive for the 2019 Hollyburn Sailing Club Clean-up. Our day begins with signing up for a clean-up job on the white board downstairs.

Member signing up for a job from the job board.

A little double-tasking touching up the interior Paint.

Cleaning up the View. […]

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Restricted Operator’s Certificate (Maritime) “ROC(M)” Course

By |September 14th, 2019

The Restricted Operator’s Certificate (Maritime) – ROC(M) (also called the VHF Radio licence) is issued on behalf of the Government of Canada to those who take and pass the exam. It is issued to a person, is good for life and there is no annual fee. Most candidates take a short preparatory course. […]

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HSC Wooden Boat Show

By |September 3rd, 2019

Sunday, September 8th, 2019

Kid’s boat building

Free Hot dogs,

Club Open House,

Wooden Boats!!!

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The West Vancouver Historical Society invites members to their annual BBQ.

By |September 2nd, 2019

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