Your Weekly Portland Club Update: January 2, 2023

Dear Member,

We are so excited to start the new year with you! If you’ve set goals and resolutions for yourself in 2023, we hope we can be a part of your journey and support you in achieving those goals. At the Bay Club, we’ve planned more exciting and uplifting classes throughout this week to keep you motivated today, tomorrow and all the days following. Let us help you start the new year on a high note and continue the momentum through the year!

What’s Happening at the Club This Week?

Bay Club Sports Academy: Basketball
Monday and Wednesdays, Starting January 2 | 5:45 pm
Designed to improve skills at all levels. Learn fundamentals in Beginner clinics and techniques for game situations in Advanced. Sign up on Bay Club Connect.

Bay Club Sports Academy: Rock Climbing
Tuesday and Thursdays, Starting January 3 | 5:30 pm
In this sports academy clinic, you will improve your rock climbing, bouldering and balance each week with your friends. All skill levels are welcome. Come climb the walls with us!
Sign up on Bay Club Connect.

ELEVATE: Information Night
Tuesday, January 3 | 6:00 pm
Interested in learning more about our ELEVATE program and everything it has to offer? Join us Tuesday night where we’ll provide all of the details and answer any questions.

Game Night | Board Games
Thursday, January 5 | 5:00 pm–8:00 pm
Head on up for dinner service and enjoy playing some family-friendly board games.

Family Fun Friday | My Neighbor Totoro
Friday, January 6 | 5:00 pm–8:00 pm
Spend your Friday night with us in the Restaurant as we serve a delicious Dinner Buffet and enjoy a family-friendly movie, My Neighbor Totoro. Movie starts at 5:30 pm. Our regular menu items will also be available. $10 for Kids Buffet.

Sokol Blosser Wine Tasting
Now through Sunday, April 30 | Ages 21+
Enjoy a Complimentary Tasting at Sokol Blosser Winery. One tasting per adult member. To make a reservation, visit or call 503.864.2282. Offer expires January 31, 2023.

What’s Happening This Weekend?

Women’s Strength: A Wellness Series
Saturday, January 7 | 9:00 am
Our female-focused, small-group training sessions will help you learn how to build strength and confidence and how to improve your form with Portland’s elite female fitness trainers. Open to all skill levels.

Kids Climb Time
Sunday, January 8 | 11:00 am–2:00 pm
Give your children the experience of climbing. Space is limited. For more information or to register, visit Bay Club Connect under Kids Programming.

Belay Certification Class
Sunday, January 8 | 3:00 pm–5:00 pm
Climbing is the perfect way to add a new dimension to your workouts. Space is limited. For more information or to register, visit Bay Club Connect under Fitness.

ELEVATE: Winter Session
Starts Monday, January 9
Make an investment in your health and wellness with ELEVATE, designed to improve your body composition through strategic exercise and nutrition and provide a community to keep you motivated. We have a dedicated team of fitness professionals who will get you real, measurable results. If you need help in making that change, please come to our Information Night on Tuesday, January 3 at 6:00 pm in the Bay Club conference room. For questions, please email Jason Buhay at or call 503.310.0648.

Save the Dates

Envision Golf
Wednesday, January 11 | 5:30 pm
Join us at Envision Golf for a scramble tournament at a chance to win some fun prizes. To sign up, email Michael Murphy at

Craft Wednesday: Paint & Pinot
Wednesday, January 11 | 6:00 pm–8:00 pm
Enjoy an evening out of the house sipping a glass of wine and painting a serene landscape with the help of our lovely Food and Beverage Manager, Kathy Mackie. Members and guests of all ages are welcome to join. Space is limited. Sign up at the Front Desk.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Camp
Monday, January 16 | 9:00 am–4:00pm
Bring the kiddos by to our MLK Day Camp on Monday, January 16 for a day filled with sports, crafts, fun and more! Sign up on Bay Club Connect.

3rd Thursday
Thursday, January 19 | 6:00 pm
Ring in the new year with our Third Thursday Sparkling Wine Tasting and select appetizers.

CPR AED First Aid Certification
Saturday, January 21 | 9:00 am–12:00 pm
Learn how to properly perform aid and become certified to assist in medical emergencies. Certificate is valid for two years. For ages 11–16. Sign up on Bay Club Connect.

Facilities, Personnel, and Operations Update

Friendly Reminder | Guest Pass Policy
Your guests are always welcome to the Club; however, each guest is limited to up to two visits per month regardless of which member they are a guest of. Remember, your guest must be accompanied by a member. Guest passes are available in your Bay Club Connect account.

–Please allow a few extra minutes when checking into the Club so that your guest may fill out a waiver and provide a photo ID to our Front Desk team. Your guest must have their ID in order to utilize the Club.

Phase 1 Flooring Renovations
Starting Sunday, January 8
We are excited to announce that new flooring renovations will begin in the Group Fitness Studios, Racquetball and Squash Courts, and Kids World. The first phase will consist of the Excite Studio, two Racquetball Courts, and a Squash court. Classes normally held in the Excite Studio will be relocated. We appreciate your patience during this time!

AirFit Upgrade
Starting Monday, January 16
Specialists from Hypoxico will be installing an updated Altitude system in our AirFit Studio and we are looking to have it up and running before the end of the month.

Weekly Club Updates

Interested in finding out what is happening in the other clubs this week? You will find all the weekly updates from our other clubs here.

Club Life Newsletter

Looking for the latest Club news? Learn about upcoming activities and programs in the Club Life newsletter. Click here to see what’s happening at the Club this month.

In health,

Blair Hicks

Vice President / General Manager
Bay Club Portland

Live life happy