Social & Community Events
The Lake Forest Yacht Club offers many social and community functions for all members to participate and enjoy.
We encourage all of the members to get involved in the various committees and attend Club meetings.
Lake Forest Yacht Club is committed to serving its members but the success of the events and functions depends on the member's participation and volunteerism.
Responsibilities: Beach, Galley and Tennis
The $2500.00 Lake Forest Yacht Club Scholarship
Application period starts in less than 30 days!
We are one month away from the start of the 2021 LFYC Scholarship application period. We want to remind all of our members who are 2021 graduating seniors to consider applying for this scholarship which will help you get started on your higher education.
The scholarship will award up to $2,500 to help toward an applicant’s higher education endeavor. The candidate must be a Lake Forest Yacht Club member in good standing as well as a 2021 graduating high school senior. Each applicant will write an essay explaining why they are the ideal candidate to be the recipient of the LFYC Scholarship as well as provide three (3) letters of recommendation. Complete details of the application criteria will be found on the LFYC Scholarship Application available starting on March 1st on our website or your high school guidance office.
Scholarship applications should be addressed to the LFYC Scholarship Committee and be mailed or e-mailed to the LFYC with a postmark or e-mail delivery date no later than April 15th, 2021. The five members of the 2021 LFYC Scholarship Committee will evaluate all applications and make a decision on who will be the recipient of the 2021 LFYC Scholarship. The recipient will be notified on or before May 1st, 2021.
2021 Season Dock Rental Information
The club office has mailed out the 2021 dock slip rental invoices and rental agreements to all members who rented dock slips in 2020. The 2021 dock rental fee for members is $550.00. If you plan on renewing for the upcoming season, please return the completed and signed rental agreement along with a copy of your boat registration and payment by March 15th 2021. Also, please indicate if there is any repair issue that you feel needs to be tended to regarding your slip.
If you have no intention to renew your dock slip for the 2021 season, please contact the club office so that we may reassign the slip to another member. We already have several members requesting available dock slips this season
We will limit dock rentals to one slip per member family until March 18th to accommodate as many members as possible. As is club policy, dock slips will only be rented to members whose: financial obligations to the club are current, have completed a signed rental agreement and provide a copy of the boat registration indicating member ownership of the boat. All of the above criteria will be required before LFYC approval of dock slip rental or renewal.
For new members or members renting for the first time, we will have at least ten open dock slips for the 2021 season. If you’d like to rent a dock slip this season, please contact the club office at 973-663-0158 to request a dock rental agreement. The open dock slips will be reserved on a first come first served basis for members who meet the above rental criteria. Actual slip assignments for new renters will be determined starting March 18th, after member dock renewals are confirmed.
Members who would like to rent a second dock slip may do so after March 18th. On April 1st, remaining open dock slips will be made available to member guests, with a member referral, at a rental fee of $1,575.