America's Boating Club®

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District 9

Welcome to Michigan Boating!

America’s Boating Club – District 9 is proud to be a part of America’s Boating Club®, America’s premier boating education organization. District 9 and its member clubs are dedicated to providing you with the ultimate boating experiences. Learn from our experienced boating instructors with in-person classes in your area, or experience our boating education online. Either way, we help you learn boating basics and beyond to make your day on the water safer and more fun. We’re For Boaters, By Boaters®.

Boating is a Family Experience.

And we’re here to help you make your boating experience a safe experience that will build family memories for a lifetime. We are all fellow boaters just like you. We know the great fun a day on the water can be for you and your family. We’re here to help you make your time on the water something that your family remembers for a lifetime.

Join Our Community of Boaters

There is nothing like sharing boating experiences with fellow boaters. When you are off the water, join your fellow boaters for social activities for you and your family with a club in your area. District 9 serves the lower peninsula of Michigan. America’s Boating Club serves areas throughout the United States. Join one of our local clubs and be a part of America’s premier boating organizations. We’re For Boaters, By Boaters®.

D9 Calendar

Events in December 2023

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7:30 pm: Detroit Power Squadron Change of Watch

December 7, 2023

  • General Membership Meeting and Change of Watch:  December 7 @ 1930 at the DYC (Anyone outside of the Detroit Squadron wishing to attend must contact Cdr Cooley /, , to be added to the DYC guest list)
December 8, 2023
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December 11, 2023

6:00 pm: America's Boating Club Grosse Pointe Christmas Party and Elections

December 13, 2023

Buffet: $30pp Grosse Pointe Members and Associates, $40pp for guests

Cash Bar

Attire: Uniform A with a Holiday Tie or Holiday Semi Formal

Grosse Pointe Yacht Club: 788 Lake Shore Rd. Grosse Pointe Shores, MI

RSVP: P/D/C Michael Babiarz 586-215-3919 or



December 15, 2023
December 16, 2023

1:00 pm: Anchor Bay Power Squadron Christmas party

December 17, 2023

Anchor Bay Power Squadron will be having a Christmas party at the Algonac Lions Hall on Sunday December 17. Buffet lunch at 2 pm. 50/50 and raffle baskets.

More information will be provided as the event gets closer.

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