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Calendar listings are for marine-related events that are either free or don't cost much to attend. Email event listings here. The deadline is always the 10th of the month prior to publication.

Latitude 38 January Calendar


Readers — We've included here all of the events that we believe were still on each host's schedule as of December 18, but pandemic-related adjustments continue.
Event organizers — Please send updates to We'll post changes here.

Dec. 31 — New Year's Eve. So long, 2020. Don't let the door hit you on your way out.

Jan. 1 — Happy New Year!

Jan. 6-27 — Wednesday Yachting Luncheon Series, StFYC, 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. All YCs' members welcome. Via YouTube during SIP. Info,

Jan. 18 — Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Jan. 26, 1930 — Olympic medalist Harry 'Buddy' Melges Jr. was born in Elkhorn, WI. He won gold in the Soling in 1972 and bronze in the Flying Dutchman in 1964. Buddy's dad, Harry Sr., founded Melges Sailboats in 1945.

Jan. 27 — Virtual Herring Festival, live, Sausalito Community Boating Center, 6 p.m. Cooking demos, live storytelling, mixology, live sea chantey music by the Fishwives. $25. Info,

Jan. 28 — Full Wolf Moon on a Thursday.

Jan. 28-31 — Seattle Boat Show. 3D virtual show with exhibitors and seminars. Info,

Feb. 2 — Groundhog Day.

Feb. 13-14 — US Sailing Sanctioned International Offshore Safety at Sea Course with Hands-on Training, Bahia Corinthian YC, Corona del Mar. $450. Info,

Feb. 14 — Valentine's Day.

Feb. 15 — Presidents' Day.

Please send your calendar items by the 10th of the month to, or fax them to us at (415) 383-5816. But please, no phone-ins! Calendar listings are for marine-related events that are either free or don’t cost much to attend. The Calendar is not meant to support commercial enterprises.

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