Jan. 25-Feb. 2 — Seattle Boat Show, Centurylink Center & South Lake Union & Bell Harbor Marina. Free shuttle between the three locations. Info, www.seattleboatshow.com.
Feb. 1-3 — North U S.O.D.A. Youth Clinic with Dave Perry in J/22s, San Diego. SDYC, www.sdyc.org/soda.
Feb. 1-Mar. 18 — Tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain will be in Oxnard 1/30-2/11 (HC only); Ventura 2/13-3/4; and Monterey 2/28-3/18. Info/tickets, (800) 200-5239 or www.historicalseaport.org.
Feb. 2 — Sailing Convention for Women, Bahia Corinthian YC, Corona del Mar, 8:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. $200-$250. Gail, (951) 677-8121 or www.sailingconventionforwomen.com.
Feb. 2, 9 — Trekking the Bay Model, Sausalito, 1:30-2:30 p.m. A free guided tour. Info, (415) 332-3871.
Feb. 2, Mar. 2 — Chantey Sing aboard Eureka, Hyde Street Pier, San Francisco, 8-10 p.m. Dress warmly and bring a mug for hot cider. Free, but RSVP to Peter, (415) 561-7171.
Feb. 2-23 — Small Boat Sailing, 9:30 a.m., and sailing for veterans and their families, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. every Saturday with BAADS at South Beach Harbor in San Francisco. Free. Info, (415) 281-0212 or www.baads.org.
Feb. 3-24 — Keelboat Sail, noon-4 p.m., every Sunday with BAADS at South Beach Harbor in San Francisco. Free. Info, (415) 281-0212 or www.baads.org.
Feb. 4 — PICYA Delegates' Meeting, Sequoia YC, Redwood City, 6-10 p.m. Info, www.picya.org.
Feb. 6-27 — Wednesday Yachting Luncheon Series, StFYC, 11:45-1:30 p.m. Lunch and a dynamic speaker each week for about $25. All YCs’ members welcome. Info, www.stfyc.com.
Feb. 9 — The Bay Model Wants You! Sausalito, 10-11 a.m. Volunteer orientation. Ranger Joanne Jarvis, (415) 289-3027.
Feb. 9 — Ship Operations in the Bay, Bay Model, Sausalito, 1-2 p.m. With Captain Craig Thomas of Agile Marine. Info, (415) 332-3871.
Feb. 9-10 — Sweetheart Sails aboard Californian and San Salvador, San Diego. $59-$99 includes champagne and chocolates. San Diego Maritime Museum, 10:30 a.m. or 12:45 p.m. $20-$30. Info/tickets, (619) 432-2314 or www.sdmaritime.org.
Feb. 10 — North U Sail Trim Seminar, Sequoia YC, Redwood City, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Taught by Andrew Kerr. $50-$125. Info, www.northu.com/product/trim-seminar-redwood-city-ca.
Feb. 14 — Take your Valentine for a sail.
Feb. 14 — US Sailing Safety at Sea, Marshall/Luepke Center, Vancouver, WA. Classroom & hands-on seminar. $237.50-$475. Info, www.thesailingfoundation.org.
Feb. 14, Mar. 14 — Single Sailors Association meeting and dinner, Ballena Bay YC, Alameda, 6:30 p.m. Guests welcome. Info, www.singlesailors.org.
Feb. 18 — Presidents' Day.
Feb. 19 — Sail under the full moon on a Tuesday.
Feb. 23 — North U Sail Trim Seminar, Berkeley YC, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Taught by Andrew Kerr. $60-$135 includes lunch. Info, https://northu.com/product/san-francisco-ca.
Feb. 23 — Sail a Small Boat Day, Richmond YC, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Try out all sorts of small boats. Bring a wetsuit & PFD if you have them and a change of clothes. Free and open to all; free hot dog lunch. Info, www.richmondyc.org.
Feb. 23 — YRA Race Committee Workshop Part 1, Encinal YC, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Classroom & on-water instruction with Jeff Zarwell. Lunch available to purchase at EYC. $20 covers Parts 1 & 2 (Part 2 will be during the Lightship Race on 4/27). YRA, (415) 771-9500 or www.yra.org.
Feb. 23 — Marine Electrical Workshop with Clark Beek, Spaulding Marine Center, Sausalito, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. $50 includes coffee and lunch. Info, www.spauldingcenter.org.
Feb. 23 — Winter Viper Clinic #1, ABYC, Long Beach, noon. Info, www.viper640.org.
Feb. 23 — The Bay Model: a Bay Oracle, Sausalito, 1-2 p.m. Part of Engineer Week. Free. Info, (415) 332-3871.
Feb. 23-27 — Tall Ships America annual conference, Doubletree Hilton Hotel, Via Cabrillo Marina, San Pedro. Info, www.tallshipsconference.com or (401) 846-1775.
Feb. 26 — Keiko's Legacy: What We Learned from the True Story of Free Willy, Sausalito, 7-9 p.m. With Charles Vinick, Whale Sanctuary Project. $10 general, $5 students. Info, (415) 332-3871.
Feb. 28 — South Pacific Bon Voyage Party, Country Inn & Suites, Amador, Panama (Pacific side), 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Co-hosted by Balboa YC, the Pacific Puddle Jump and the South Pacific Sailing Network. Andy, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mar. 1 — South Pacific Bon Voyage Party, Shelter Bay Marina, Panama (Caribbean side), 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Co-hosted by the Pacific Puddle Jump and the South Pacific Sailing Network. Andy, email@example.com.
Mar. 1 — Movie Night at Spaulding Marine Center, Sausalito. Doors open at 6:30; movie starts at 7 p.m. Screening Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, 2003, starring Russell Crowe. Please do not park in Clipper Harbor's lot. Free. Info, www.spauldingcenter.org.
Mar. 1-3 — BAYS Youth Match-Racing Clinic with Dave Perry in J/22s. SFYC, www.sfyc.org/youth.
Mar. 3 — TISC Volunteer Orientation Day, Treasure Island, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Training, event sign-ups, rewards program intro, free sailboat checkouts, BBQ. Space is limited; RSVP at https://app.tisailing.org/event/1903.
Mar. 4 — South Pacific Bon Voyage Party & Pacific Puddle Jump Sendoff, Vallarta YC, Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico, 2-6 p.m. Co-hosted by Latitude 38. Andy, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mar. 7 — Latitude 38's Spring Crew List Party, Golden Gate YC, San Francisco, 6-9 p.m. Social networking event connecting skippers and crew. Munchies buffet, door-prize drawing, color-coded name tags, sailing slide show, guest experts. GGYC's bar will sell drinks. $10 cash at the door; $5 for 25 & under. Info, www.latitude38.com/crew-party.
Mar. 10 — Spring forward for Daylight Saving Time.
Mar. 10 — Open House, Cal Sailing Club, Berkeley, 1-4 p.m. Free introductory sailboat rides in keelboats and dinghies. Info, www.cal-sailing.org.
Mar. 16 — YRA Safety at Sea Seminar at Berkeley YC. Info, www.yra.org.
Mar. 17 — St. Patrick's Day.
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