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NWWB April 16th Meeting Paddle Sports in the Northwest with Haley Rice WA St. Parks & Rec. and others

Also learn about the yearly Northwest Paddlng Festival sponsored by the Northwest Marine Trade Association and hear from some of our paddling members about their activities. Haley Rice, Program Specialist with WA State Parks and Recreation will bring valuable information about … Continue reading

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Classes offered Lifesling at SYC (this Saturday), Navionics App 4/11, Perfect San Juan Cruise 4/12

1. Saturday, April 7, at Seattle Yacht club FREE introduction to the Lifesling man overboard recovery system offered by the Sailing Foundation and Seattle Yacht Club.  This Saturday, April 7, at SYC from 9 AM to noon. 1807 East Hamlin Street Seattle … Continue reading

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Get Into That Engine Room, It Needs You! Tips for Learning About and Spiffing Up.

Thanks, again to Margaret Pommert http://www.seattleonthewater.com for a fun and helpful introduction to our diesel engines. Spring is here and your engine/engine room deserves some spiffing up and it’s a good chance to get busy with Margaret’s tips for familiarizing yourself … Continue reading

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San Francisco Coast Guard member becomes 4th active female surfman

SAN FRANCISCO — A Coast Guard woman became the fourth active female surfman in the service during a ceremony at Coast Guard Station Golden Gate in Sausalito, Friday. During the ceremony, Petty Officer 1st Class Krystyna Duffy, 31, received the surfman designation, the highest … Continue reading

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NWWB Meeting Monday, March 19th How to Make Friends with Your Boat’s Diesel Engine – Cpt. Margaret Pommert

Are you a woman who says, ‘Diesel engines and I just don’t get along’, or ‘I’m not an engine person… at all’? Well, perhaps you just haven’t been properly introduced! For our March meeting on Monday the 19th, Captain Margaret … Continue reading

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March 10th She Tells Sea Tales: A celebration of women in the maritime industry

For the fifth straight year, the Northwest Maritime Center (NWMC) in Port Townsend will play host to “She Tells Sea Tales” — an incredible collaboration of talented women who work and play on the water. She Tells Sea Tales is … Continue reading

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NWWB Meeting Mon. 19th Please RSVP if you can – Enjoy Team Sail Like A Girl About Doing The R2AK

We have a favor to ask…If you plan on coming to the meeting below please take the time to send an RSVP to nwwbviv@gmail.com letting us know. It’s not required but will help us set up the room comfortably. On … Continue reading

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