Boats and Totes

StaffAll, Girls' Boat Project, Youth Programs

Our first day on the water! It was a nice, sunny day when the Girls Boat Project went for a nice dockside row. Taking turns, each girl got to practice following the newly learned rowing commands. We went through some … Read More

Taking Care of Townshend-Part 3

Nancy IsraelAll, Bravo Team, Youth Programs

Another day of maintenance and Bravo Team knocked it out of the park.  After practicing the Zeppelin Bend knot thoroughly we discussed this as our last day of Townshend maintenance before launching next week.  A continued focus, an awareness of … Read More

Townshend Haulout

Nancy IsraelAll, Bravo Team, Youth Programs

There were lots of moving pieces to create a successful Townshend haulout today and all of those pieces fell into place with a good plan and solid teamwork.  We met in the classroom as we usually do and discussed the … Read More

Getting Hands On

Chrissy McLeanAll, Girls' Boat Project, Youth Programs

Today was the first day of the 2017 Girls Boat Project! It was an exciting time for all of us– making new friends, learning new skills, and moving the Girls Boat Project to its new home at the Northwest Maritime … Read More

Getting Back on the Water

Nancy IsraelAll, Bravo Team, Youth Programs

Today was the first day back from winter break and Bravo Team was eager to get back on the water. We took advantage of the amazing clear weather for one last chance to head out on Townshend before we haul … Read More

Holiday Party

Nancy IsraelAll, Bravo Team, Youth Programs

Today was all about celebrating as a way to close 2016 of Bravo Team classes until our next class on January 5th 2017.  Time flies when you’re having fun. On the agenda today was for the group to make decisions … Read More