Monthly Archives: April 2020

NWWB Notes: She Sailor Sea Story Event 1 pm PDT TODAY 4/29 Featuring Margaret Pommert

The National Women’s Sailing Association is offering a free event. Quarantine can be lonely, but some of us are used to this. Join as we listen to Captain Margaret Pommert and others tell us one of their amazing tales. Find … Continue reading

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NWWB Note: Join Center for Wooden Boats Online Fundraising Auction

From Member Elsie Hulsizer -You’re Invited! To Center for Wooden Boat’s Virtual Auction, From Inside to Dockside!   Bidding runs from Monday, April 27th through Sunday May 3rd, and they’ll be live streaming each day at Noon plus sharing fun video … Continue reading

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NWWB Note: Message from Canadian Coast Guard Asking Boaters to Avoid Non-essential trips

Member Maggi Murphy passed along this message from the Canadian Coast Guard 23 April, 2020 To my fellow mariners, With the start of boating season in British Columbia now well underway, I know many of you are heading out on … Continue reading

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NWWB Notes: Meeting Mon. Apr. 20th – ZOOM In For An Evening with Nancy Erley

We are all going through a lot right now, facing a lot of unknowns, taking on unfamiliar challenges we didn’t know we had it in us to accomplish, being alone or living in a small space with ‘your crew’ who … Continue reading

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NWWB Notes: Member Seeking Paper Charts for Alaska

Member Toni Jefferies is asking if anyone has paper charts for Alaska that they would be willing to give, loan, or sell for them to use hopefully this year, but maybe next depending on the border opening.  If you have … Continue reading

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NWWB Notes: Meeting Mon. Apr. 20th – ZOOM In For An Evening with Nancy Erley

We are all going through a lot right now, facing a lot of unknowns, taking on unfamiliar challenges we didn’t know we had it in us to accomplish, being alone or living in a small space with ‘your crew’ who … Continue reading

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NWWB Notes: Third Thursday (tonight Apr. 16th) Online Gathering: Emergency Preparedness Through Corinthian Yacht Club with Margaret Pommert

PLEASE NOTE: NWWB Monday April 20th online meeting headlined by Nancy Erley sign-in information will be sent to you later today. Watch your email. If interested…there is an online event on Emergency Preparedness being held tonight, Apr. 16th from 6pm … Continue reading

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NWWB Notes: San Juan Islands Closed To Non-Residents

It is apparent that the San Juan Islands are closed to non-residents.   Check out the following links. The Visitors Bureau is the only one that specifically states that anchorages and mooring bouys are also closed to non-residents.  But the … Continue reading

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NWWB Notes: Renton Sailing Center’s Virtual Fundraising Auction, Lots of Cool Stuff of Interest to Boaters

Member Beth Frisken is on the Board of the Renton Sailing Center. The center makes boat’s available inexpensively. They enable boatless folks to enjoy the sport. Beth doesn’t own a boat and joined for just that reason. Founded in 1965, … Continue reading

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NWWB Note: Theft is Happening on Boats

Word is out, there have been break-ins to even heavily locked and protected marina gates. If you can remove anything you don’t want taken, now is the time. What we’ve heard about being taken, so far, has been just stuff … Continue reading

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