Boating Courses from the Consortium

 This fall, the Greenwich Squadron will join six other coastal squadrons to offer a wide variety of boating courses. From West to East, the members of this consortium are: Westchester, Greenwich, Stamford, Darien, Norwalk, Saugatuck, and Penfield. Any questions?  Contact Susan Ryan, JN, – 203-698-0441.

To obtain a PDF file listing all of the courses being offered, click the following link:

Consortium Schedule 2014-2015

The Consortium has a goal of presenting ALL USPS courses to members of these squadrons. Courses are open to any member of any squadron.

Lobster Party – July 13

IMG_2192.JPGThe Greenwich Sail and Power Squadron will host its annual Lobster Party at Greenwich Point on Sunday, July 13 at 4 pm. The main course will be provided by Captain John’s and will be accompanied by appetizers, sides and desserts as well as wine, beer, soda and water.

Reservations must be received no later than Sunday, June 29th.

For more details, click here.

Greenwich Proclaims Safe Boating Week

wear it logoOn Friday. May 9, Town of Greenwich First Selectman Peter Tesei proclaimed the week of May 17 as Safe Boating Week. This proclamation is part of a nationwide campaign to increase awareness of the need for safe boating practices. For more information, click the link for the National Safe Boating Council or sign up for one of our Squadron’s safe-boating classes.

2014-Town-Proc-Friend-Tesei-Napolean-PoliceAbove are Squadron member George Friend, First Selectman Peter Tesei, Squadron member Leslie Napoleon, Greenwich Chief of Police Jim Heavey and two members of the Greenwich Marine Police.

To see more photos, click here.