Skip to main content
Add Me To Your Mailing List

 
     
Space City Ski and Adventure Club  

THANK YOU FOR VISITING OUR NEW WEBSITE
MEMBERS, REMEMBER TO LOGIN !!!


We are a non-profit, member run, Sports and Adventure Club operating in Houston, Texas for 50+ years.  We offer 8 - 12 winter and summer trips per year, all over the world.

Our social, sports, cultural, and charitable events fill the calendar year-round. From September to May we have fun monthly general meetings normally held the 2nd Monday of the month.  Happy Hours are the 4th Thursday of each month, year-round.

Popular local Houston Area activities this year were monthly dance lessons, monthly dinner gatherings, theater outings, and winery/brewery tours.  Activities are run by volunteers, if there is something you are interested in doing, make a suggestion and we will consider offering it.

Initial trip sales generally start in August and sell briskly, so act quickly to avoid landing on a wait-list.  Trip participation requires membership but it is only $40 for an Individual for an entire season.  Have a look around and we hope you decide to Join Us.  If you need some more time to decide, Click "Add Me to your Mailing List" (Top Left Corner)

SPACE CITY NEEDS YOU!


After 15 years, our Auditor Keith Kirkman, has decided to hang up his calculator and retire. We deeply appreciate all he has done over the years and will miss him.

What does the Auditor Committee Chair do?

Each fiscal year, which is May 1st to April 30th, the club’s financial transactions are reviewed for accuracy, reporting, and adherence to club policies. The Auditor attends quarterly Board of Director meetings providing written reviews regarding the current status of the club’s finances.

The Auditor works with the Treasurer throughout the year to ensure corrections are made to the financial records when needed. The Auditor also provides advice on how various transactions should be recorded.

A written review of the annual financial reports and associated tax returns is provided to the Board of Directors at the end of the fiscal year.

Keith is happy to meet with any candidate and will train the new Auditor. Please send your inquires to cob@spacecity.org.

COME TO THE FIRST SCSC GENERAL MEETING OF THE SEASON


Be sure and come to Warehouse 72 for our September General Meeting. Monday Sep 14, 2020. Marq-E Entertainment Center 7620 Katy Freeway, Suite 305, Houston, TX 77024

Warehouse 72 will only be open to us, so there will be plenty of room for social distancing. There will be an abbreviated food and drinks menu (beer, wine & basic cocktails).

Come at 6:30 pm for drinks and visit with your friends and find out what they have been doing. The Business Meeting will start at 7:00 to discuss upcoming Trips and Activities.

CHECK OUT OUR ACTIVITIES AND TRIPS BY CLICKING ON THE LINKS.



Slideshow
Activities Slider




Slideshow
Trip Slider

THE SCSC 2020-21 TRIP SCHEDULE: MARSHA LUTZ VP-TRIPS


Hello fellow travelers (and wanna be travelers!)

 

Below is the current schedule of 2020-2021 trips. The TSC trips to Purgatory and Lake Louise in February and March may occur through participation with another club. The trip survey indicated a lower interest level for these. For Lake Louise it could be because we went to Banff last January. If you are really wanting to go to either of those places please let me know.

 

Of course there is some uncertainty of future travel but the planning must go on and hopefully the trips will as well! Stay tuned for updates. Signup will be in August as always.

Marsha Lutz VP-Trips

 Destinations
 Trip Dates
 Trip
 Coordinator
 TC Email  Full Pkg
 $/pp
(w/air) 

 Land
Pkg 
 $/pp

 Trip Open 
 Date/Status
Zion/GC Natl Parks
9/26/20-9/30/20 Arlen Isham
zion@spacecity.org
N/A
$599
wait list
Vail (maybe)
12/5/20-12/12/20 Kate Clinton
vail@spacecity.org
     
Snowmass 1/16/21-1/23/21 Cindy Moore
snowmass@spacecity.org
     
Breckenridge 1/23/21-1/30/21
Susan Stanley
bridge@spacecity.org
     
Jackson Hole
2/13/21-2/20/21
Rene Reed
renesreed@comcast.net
     
Snowbird 2/27/21-3/6/21 Ann Dorn
snowbird@spacecity.org
     
Bruges to A'dam 5/17/21-5/25/21 RIta Cardenas bike1@spacecity.org  N/A
 Suite=$3516  6 pillows left
Bike & Boat 5/17/21-5/25/21 Leyla Ozkardesh bike2@spacecity.org  N/A Twin=$2937
 16 pillows left
Greek Isle Cruise Aug/Sep 2021 Thuy Rocque
greece@spacecity.org
varies
varies
wait list



 

A MESSAGE FROM OUR PRESIDENT BEVERLY ROBERTS


Hello all from my desk at the dining table. Like everyone, I’ve been socially distanced for what seems like months. I have a comfortable store of TP, paper towels, pounds of beans and pasta. I have my face masks ready for the grocery runs, and my hand washing soap ready for my return. Situation – new normal!!

I have pandemic skills and scars. Skills include lots of new recipes, an elementary but growing understanding of Zoom, and an inventory of YouTube workouts.  Scars include my poor foot when I dropped a landscape rock on it.  How about you?  I think it would be fun to share our Covid chaos and conquests.

Hopefully, we will soon be inching toward a less restrictive lifestyle. Lynn has had a remarkable response to the reinstatement of the monthly dinners. We will let everyone know when we have information around resuming monthly meetings, and what those will look like. In the meantime, Lynn and Bil have come up with some fun games and activities for our weekly Zoom happy hours. Please join us – we have had a steady, and growing participation.  Stay safe and look for the blessings. 

Beverly President

ACTIVITY NEWS WITH LYNN BURCH-VP ACTIVITIES

Check the website often, as I will be adding new activities often. If you keep signing up, we will keep on adding more.
Lynn Burch VP-Activities




Check out these photos from some of our past events!
SCSC Dinners

SCSC Happy Hours
Holiday Galas

Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events

MEMBER NEWS

We are all living life fully and there’s always something going on with our members. We would like to start this new feature of Members News to recognize and acknowledge the important happenings in the lives of our members. Let us know if there is something we should let everyone know about.

We want to give condolences to Rowena Roche, whose mother passed away on Thursday night, June 4th. She was 91 years old.



CLICK ON THE IMAGE BELOW TO SEE THIS MONTH'S SITZMARKE!




Sponsor our monthly digital Sitzmarke to reach this target audience. 


Contact Bil Cusack about being a Newsletter sponsor

Member of the Texas Ski Council (TSC), a non-profit social club.  The all volunteer organization consisting of clubs throughout the state of Texas and Tulsa, OK.  

SCSC SITZMARKE WAYBACK HOTTUB TIME MACHINE



Slideshow
Sitzmarke Slider

You don't need H.G. Wells to go into the past! Browse through our Sitzmarke Archive!

Relive you past ski trips and activities! Check out how your friends looked 30 years ago!

Have you ever been on a Sitzmarke cover? Who's been on the MOST covers?

Remember those Day-Glo ski outfits? Wooden skis 7 feet long? Leather ski boots? You'll see them all HERE.

OUR SPONSORS


THANKS TO ALL OF OUR 2019-2020 VOLUNTEERS!


Space City Ski & Adventure Club is so fortunate to have a group of volunteers willing to give up their time to keep the club running. Please take the time to thank these people!

Debbie Abadie
Leslie Cashio
David Gresko
Marsha Lutz
Beverly Roberts
Marilyn Swanson
Alice Allbritton
Leesa Clements
Diane Gresko
Joan McAuliffe
Larry Robinson
Anne Thomas
Dale Allbritton
Robert Clements
Evan Howell
Kay McKeough
Rowena Roche
Stuart Traver
Ross Baker
Kate Clinton
Melinda Hughes
Cindy Moore
Thuy Rocque
Marti Turner
Jo Barrie
Bil Cusack
Arlen Isham
Debbie Moser
Ann Rogers
Joan Waddill
Melody Bohlmann
Betty Donellan
Tami Kawasugi
Pat Musemeche
Robert Rowley
Karen Wisniewski
Bill Bomberger
Bob Donellan
Keith Kirkman
Tammie Nadell
George Sargent
Jo Ann Zemlicka
Mary Jane Boon
Ann Dorn
Hyo Knebel
Jill Nanney
Derek Shoobridge

Lynn Burch
Linda Erdman
Maria Koteras
Leyla Ozkardesh
Sharon Simandl

Craig Campbell
Jan Ferrell
Linda Kuper
Chuck Pena
Beth Slaughter

Rita Cardenas
Karen Gertz
Stan Kuper
Ali Pethick
Jim Slaughter

Barbara Carlson
Sarah Granbery
Karen Leeson
Rene Reed
David Stotz

Laura Carmin
Terry Gray
Bruce Lowther
Kasia Rezmer
Diane Stotz


If you are not on this list and believe that you should be, please contact Lynn Burch at activities@spacecity.org

VARIOUS OTHER SKIING RELATED WEBSITES