General Meetings with Potluck or Dinner 1830 - 2030

4th Tuesday of each month

Visitors always welcome

Meeting held at

Day Island Yacht Club
2120 91st Ave W.
University Place WA   98466



We are America’s Boating Club®

Thinking about boating during the cold dark evenings?

-- Take one or more of our Boating classes.

-- Or better yet, consider Volunteering for urgently needed positions on the Bridge, Board and/or your favorite committee.

-- The Seamanship Class will start on February 20th (rescheduled from the 13th due to weather)
(See ---CLASS SCHEDULE--- below for details.)

-- The 2018 Rendezvous schedule is avalable for 2019 planning. We are looking for hosts and co-hosts.
-- If you plan on cruising this winter and spring you may want to start thinking about making the appropriate reservation and host notifications.

Our General Meetings with Potluck/Dinner are the 4th Tuesday of each month at 1830 – 2030. Visitors are always welcome!


The Seamanship Class will start on February 20th (rescheduled from the 13th due to weather) at Genesis Health Care at 07:00 PM. Genesis is located at 4755 South 48th Street, Tacoma, WA 98409. Lance Williamson will be instructing. This is a great opportunity for those who have done the ABC Class to enhance your boating knowledge offered in the Seamanship Class!

Otto has a list of members that are interested in the Advanced Piloting Class, if you wish to check this out, give him a call or email, Gary Ball would be willing to do an AP Class this spring.

Additional info can be found on our Education Page.

Send Otto an email or call if you are considering any of the classes. Materials need to be ordered a month before it starts. (253)-921-3839 - email-

You can also sign-up for any of the classes online Tacoma Power Squadron Boating Courses


We are looking for volunteers willing to help instruct members and fellow boaters in on the water boat handling. We get requests for instruction in regards to departing, docking and close quarter handling. In general, slow speed boat maneuvering. If you could give us a hand, please let Otto know.

-- VSC - Schedule your safety inspection. Call/email your favorate inspector, or Susan Walker at 253-213-2850 or at You can also schedule a VSC online by selecting the following link Vessel Safety Check!

We are your club!

-- If you have any ideas for activities during our general meetings, other squadron events or education classes, please contact someone on our bridge.

If you know of someone who might be interested in joining TPS, contact Jackie Mattox, (253)732-2264 or at

As always check out your Award Winning Wake Astern for the most current squadron and rendezvous info.