6400 South Promontory Drive | Chicago, IL | 773.684.5522 | www. jacksonparkyachtclub.org
Situated in South Shore, along the southern shores of Lake Michigan in Chicago, Jackson Park Yacht Club is one of the oldest yacht clubs in Chicago. Founded in 1896, shortly after the Chicago World's Fair of 1893, the club was built in the outer harbor across from the old U.S. Coast Guard Station. Primarily, a habor for sailboats, there are powerboats that are harbored here as well.
Call us about our mast-stepping services at 773.684.5522.
Stop by the next time you are in the area, and visit our pleasant surroundings.
JPYC promotes "being green".
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Paul Thompson III, Commodore
Karen Harris, Rear-Commodore
Karen Harris, Membership Secretary
Ricarda Sanders, Recording Secretary
Brenda Murzyn, Treasurer
Immediate Past Commodore
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Janet Hansen, Fleet Captain
Ted Graves, Fleet Chaplain
Lois Bassett, Fleet Surgeon
Brenda Murzyn, Judge Advocate
"If you are a member, you ARE a volunteer!"
Ken Harris, Entertainment
Pam Rice, Foghorn
Deb Farino-Stranc, Galley
Jim Webb, Grounds & Landscape
John Acquino, IT
Karen Harris, Membership
Cherie Parker, Ship Store
Power Boat Fleet
Janet Hansen, Racing
Paul Thompson III, Safety & Security
Johann Hudson, Youth Sailing Committee
Paul Thompson III, Strategic Initiatives
Commodore Paul Thompson III | Vice Commodore James Webb | Rear Commodore Karen Harris
September 2014 ISSUE
From the members of JPYC, our condolences —
It with great sadness to announce the passing of JPYC member, Lauretta Sanders, wife of James Sanders and mother-in-law of Cris Sanders. She passed away on November 20th.
Photo: Beverly Serrell