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Third Annual May 17th, 2014

 

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Our  format is always changing slightly to better fit the needs and preference of our attendees. This year we will have attendees gathering at
8:00am for a full continental breakfast with pastries, yogurt and fruit..

This year's Keynote address will be much longer and give Pam a chance to truly inspire all of us. This is before all of the classes by
internationally acclaimed world cruiser, Pam Wall.

There will be two workshop periods in the morning and two workshop periods in the afternoon with lunch served in-between.  

There will be approximately 20 different workshops from which to choose. Each class is a little longer to fit in even more information. This is
designed to give enough time for your instructor to give a more complete picture of the subject at hand.

The entire group will gather at after classes in the evening, in the Milwaukee Community Sailing Center Windhover Room for a reception,
with a chance to meet and talk with Pam Wall, all of the women attendees, instructors and volunteers.

Classes and meals are included in the $135 Fee.  Maximum attendance is limited to the first 80 paid registrations, 18 years of age and
older. But it could be limited a little more by the choice of classes. Please register early to guarantee your first choice of classes. Please
note that although we have sold out every year, we are limiting the attendence this year to give each attendee more personal attention.

There will also be an incredible silent auction and a raffle going on all day, with VERY special items for you to bid on. Our sponsors
donate some very desireable items.

Complimentary coffee, tea, hot chocolate, water, soda and snacks will be available all day to attendees.

 

 
8:00 - 8:30 Schedule
Check-in and Breakfast
8:00 - 8:30
Introduction, Logistics and Welcome
8:30 -9:45
Keynote Speaker - Pam Wall
9:45 - 10:00
Break
10:00 -11:20
Class Options
Introduction to Sailing Heavy Weather Sailing
Weather using the Web

Making Hardware work for you
Headsail / Mainsail Handling

Off The WInd 202 Symmetrical Spinnakers
AM 1
Jennifer Townsend

Pam Wall
Keynote Speaker

Amy Seeley Charlotte Peterson

Mickey Neilson

11:20 - 11:35
Break
11:35 - 12:55 Class Options Safety on the Water What Works! Red Sky in the Morning Understanding your Onboard Electrical Systems

Off The Wind 201
Assym/ Cruising Spinnakers

AM 2

Amy Cermak

Pam Wall
Keynote Speaker
Amy Seeley Phyllis McDonald Mickey Neilson
12:55 - 2:25
Lunch and Break
Lunch includes: Choice of Sandwich, with Pasta Salad, Fresh Fruit and a Cookie

2:25 - 3:45
Class Options

North Channel in Three Weeks Understanding the Race Committee Docking Theory and Practical Making Hardware Work for You - Winches

Off The Wind 101
Cruising & Symetrical Spinnakers

PM 1

Judy Cook

Cindy Krause

Jan Guthrie
Phyllis McDonald

Charlotte Peterson Mickey Neilson
3:45 - 4:00
Break

4:00 - 5:20
Class Options

Knots for Mariners

The Floating Gourmet
Cooking on the Move

Sail Trim

 

The VHF and Beyond

Advanced Sail Trim
PM 2
Pam Wall
Keynote Speaker
Jean Wolfrum Debbie Bruesewitz Jan Guthrie

Betsy Altman

5:30 - 6:00
Closing "ceremony" and Doorprizes - Just wait to see what you have Won !!
6:00 - 7:30

Reception with Cocktails and Hor Doerves
Seasonal fruits, Wisconsin Cheeses, Assorted crackers
Grilled Vegetables & Cilantro Dip -- A cash Bar will be available
A great opportunity to meet and greet with all of the women sailors at the event.