Access to our Adult Learn-to-Sail, Intro to Kayaking and basic SUP lessons, skills development classes and
workshops, led by our US Sailing and ACA Certified Instructors. In addition, NSYC offers several special skills
workshops at no charge to members. The cost of membership and lessons can be found here: What does Membership cost?
Use of the North Shore Yacht Club owned watercraft including Sailboats, Kayaks, and SUPs. Members may use
club owned watercraft after successfully completing NSYC Sail, Kayak and/or SUP lessons and/or passing the
appropriate Skills, Water Safety and Swim assessment.
Optional participation in club organized group boating activities such as weekly Sailboat Racing, Full Moon
Paddles, weekly Paddle Groups, our Annual Sailboat Regatta and the Midwest Paddle Fest.
Social and volunteer events are open to all members, including monthly parties, live music, Committees, our
Annual Cardboard Boat Regatta – all in good fun!
The NSYC is a not-for-profit all-volunteer organization and membership is open to all adults and families.
Members actively serve to run our organization.
Members have access to boating buddies with like watercraft interests and skill levels.