OC Ski Club

Info Below

How to Join the OC Ski Club
Guests are always welcome

Please come and see what we are all about.
You do not have to be a member to attend OC Club meetings, Happy Hours, social events, or day ski buses.
The meetings are a very casual social gathering to meet new people and the PCC ( Polish Community Center ) has a lounge area to relax in next to the meeting area.

Meeting Location
The Polish Community Center
225 Washington Ave Ext.
Albany, N. Y. 12203
Meeting Dates & Times

Winter Schedule, October - April:
   8:00 PM every Thursday night, except holidays.

Summer Schedule, May - September:
   8:00 PM the first Thursday of each month.
   8:00 PM the third Wednesday of each month.

How To Join

  • You can join at any Club meeting, on a ski bus, or by mail
  • You must be 21 years old or older (proof of age required)
  • Fill out an applicant form
  • Pay a $40.00 application fee

If you join on a ski bus you will receive the member bus rate for that trip.

Join by Mail or Bus

  • Print and fill out this Applicant Form and bring to the bus (with ID) or mail it to:
    • Applicant Chair
    • Out of Control Ski Club
    • P. O. Box 13901
    • Albany, NY 12212-3901

  • A check payable to the OC Ski Club for the applicant fee listed above.
  • A copy of a photo ID that has your name, address and birth date on it. You can blacken out any ID number on the card.
  • You can pick your card up at any meeting or if you want your Applicant card mailed back to you, include a self-addressed stamped envelope, and allow 2 - 3 weeks for delivery. Please note that you cannot receive bus discounts or sign up for trips until you have your Applicant card.

Applicants are asked to participate in a minimum number of activities and volunteer 3 times to become regular members.

Regular members pay $5 less in dues and get the additional benefits of voting and first option on ski trips.

Questions? Contact: applicant at ocskiclub.org

To Become a Member

  • Attend 3 ski club business meetings.
  • Volunteer 3 times for some club activity or help one of the many committees.
  • Go skiing with the club 3 times on one of our ski buses or ski trips.
  • Complete the above during one fiscal year - June 1st to May 31st

  • When you complete all of the above, you will become a member in good standing of one of the greatest ski clubs in the area.
  • To remain a member in good standing, just pay your annual dues at the beginning of each fiscal year (June 1 to May 31).
  • Membership dues are currently $35.00 per year.
  • A mailed subscription to the club's monthly newsletter, the Liftline, is $10 per year.
  • The Liftline is free on the web; click 'Social & News' on the menu above.