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ANNUAL Meeting


October 11, 2014

Pelican Isle Yacht Club

410 Dockside Drive

Naples, FL 34110




Each member should make an effort to attend at least 1 Regional District 8 meeting a year. The experience is very rewarding.


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ANNUAL Meeting and Change of Watch


October 11, 2014

The 2014 Annual Meeting will be hosted by Pelican Isle Yacht Club.


Schedule of Events and Registration Forms are now available...

Click to download your Annual Meeting forms:

Schedule of Events & Hotel Information


Dress of the Day & Menus


Registration Forms


One of the newest Chapters in the District, the Pelican Isle Yacht Club, will be our host on October 11, 2014. 

PIYC is carefully situated just five minutes from the open waters of the Gulf of Mexico at Wiggins Pass on the Cocohatchee River.

It is easily accessible by boat or
car. The uniquely elegant setting
affords remarkable water views
from every vantage point.

Pelican Isle Yacht Club members
are looking forward to hosting our
District 8 Annual Meeting.


The May 2014 Gulf Stream Newsletter

Is Now Available...




Click here to go to the Newsletters & Bulletins page of this web site.



[From Bylaws of District 8] To encourage and promote the continuing interest and service of qualified and proven Past Commodores to their own yacht club and its activities without in any way usurping the authorities and responsibilities of the incumbent Officers, for the best interests of the Club.

Identify and share information on the many activities and sponsorships by the different District 8 Chapters

Develop and conduct a survey of District 8 Chapters, then communicate the results to all District 8 Chapters, active and in-active with the hope of inspiring Chapters to find new ways to be of service to their Clubs.

Summary – Many Chapters are involved in traditional activities, such as, Change of Watch and Fleet Review. A number of Chapters sponsor some interesting social events and fund raising events for Club projects.

To view the results of the entire survey, click here...

Chapters communicate any and all activities and ideas they are involved in to:
PC Bill Pittman, District 8 President Elect at jbnapleswi@aol.com