Lake Harriet Yacht Club, MinneapolisLake Harriet Yacht Club, Minneapolis
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Sailing / Yacht Club
Lake Harriet Yacht Club started in 1941 and on May 1, 1947 was formed as a non-profit corporation 'under and pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 309, Minnesota Statutes of 1945'. The PURPOSE of the Yacht Club (to quote from the Articles of Incorporation) is 'to promote the physical and mental culture and the social interests of its members, to advance their interest in aquatic and other recreational sports'. It proposes to accomplish this end by 'encouraging sports, particularly that of yachting, and in connection therewith to promote the science of seamanship and navigation and to conduct races and regattas'.