|Upcoming KSPS Events
|Meetings - Second Tuesday of the Month
Except July - No meeting in July
|6:30 social time / 7 pm dinner;
For General meetings speaker or presentation follow dinner.
For Executive Committee meetings - business meeting after dinner.
RSVP if indicated. Be sure to check this month's location. Addreses at bottom.
|Public welcome at KSPS monthly meetings on the
second Tuesday of the month -
To RSVP (when requested) or for details contact
Lyn Bleyer email@example.com
Phone: (269) 731-5601
Free Vessel Safety Checks
call any KSPS Vessel Examiner for your free boat inspection
We check all required safety equipment.
Details and VE phone numbers on our VSC page
Can be done at your dock, in your driveway, on your trailer.
KSPS Monthly Meetings
January 9 . . . . . . Change of Watch . . . . Beacon Club, Kal.
February 13 . . . . . . General Meeting . . . . Moonraker West, BC
March 13 . . . . . .Executive Committee . Brewsters, Kal.
April 10. . . . . . . General Meeting . . . . Moonraker West
May 8 . . . . General Meeting . . . . Moonraker West
June 12 . . . . Executive Committee . . Brewsters
July . . . . . No Meeting
August 14 . . . Executive Committee . . Brewsters
September 11. . General Meeting . . . . Moonraker West
October 9. . . .Executive Committee . . Brewsters
November 13 . . General Meeting . . . . Moonraker West
December 7. . . Annual Holiday Party. . Martell’s, Kal.
December 11 . . Executive Committee . . Moonraker West
AMERICA’S BOATING COURSE
ABC Class is 5 weeks + optional week 6 for Michigan Boater’s test
ABC in Kalamazoo County at Portage Central
8107 Mustang Dr (Westnedge/Centre) Room 1135
Mondays March 12 - April 23 Time: 7 - 8:30 pm
No class April 2
ABC Materials $35 + $12 facility fee = $47 total.
Family discount if sharing materials.
ABC at Emmett Twp Hall 621 Cliff St, Battle Creek MI
Thursdays March 15 - April 19 Time: 6:30 - 8:30 pm
ABC Materials $35.
Family discount if sharing materials.
District 9 Spring Conference
Center Pointe Marriott in Pontiac, MI
7-8 April Friday-Saturday Theme: TV Sit Coms
May is Membership Renewal
for over half our members !!!
If you do not want to pay dues to USPS online,
print off your invoice or include your certificate number.
Family dues $144, Single Member $95, Teens $12
1st yr only-add $20 USPS joining fee: Family = $164, Single = $115, Teen = $12
Portage Family Fishing Fair
3rd Saturday in May 19
Ramona Park, 8600 S. Sprinkle Rd, Portage
Activities for children and families
Volunteers report by 9 am, open to public at 10 am
Kicks off safe boating week – the week before Memorial Day.
Over 300 children and their parents come through event areas.
Those getting a participation stamp from 6 events, earn a fishing pole.
1) We teach children & parents proper selection and fit for life jackets
2) Also teach children & parents how to reach - not go in - for water rescue
3) National Safe Boating Council Wear-It PFD Awareness Photo
Boats and Brats and VSC's
Tentatively - Saturday 23 June
Brats with all the fixings 11 am - 1 pm
Vessel Safety Checks 9:30am – 3pm
Black River Yacht Clubhouse, bottom of Oak St, South Haven MI
JULY - No squadron meeting
but watch your email for KSPS summer potluck details
First Fri. 3 August District 9 Potluck - Muskegon
Sat. 4 August - USCG Parade - Grand Haven MI
District 9 Fall Conference
Registration & Sat. Seminar details
available soon at the D9 website
January 8. . . Change of Watch . . . . . Beacon Club
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5315 Portage Rd,
left at first light south of
(Former Hunt Club)
544 W Columbia Ave,
Black River Yacht
End of Oak Street
to the right
South Haven MI
5830 Portage Rd
about 2 miles south of I-94
about a mile south of airport
3501 Greenleaf Blvd
Oakland Drive Exit, north
right or east on
Turn into Parkview Hills
8600 S. Sprinkle Rd
for frequently used
meeting and event