Coast Guard Sector Charleston to hold open house, observe kickoff to National Safe Boating Week

Coast Guard Sector Charleston to hold open house, observe kickoff to National Safe Boating Week
CHARLESTON, S.C. ─ Members of Coast Guard Sector Charleston, along with port partners, are scheduled to host an open house Saturday, May 20 to observe the kickoff for National Safe Boating Week. The open house is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. During the event, the public will have an opportunity to learn about life-saving equipment for boating, kayaking, and canoeing. Coast Guard and Coast Guard...

Coast Guard Station Oregon Inlet to host open house Saturday

Coast Guard Station Oregon Inlet to host open house Saturday
NAGS HEAD, N.C. — The Coast Guard is inviting the public to attend an open house scheduled at Coast Guard Station Oregon Inlet in Nags Head, Saturday. The gate is scheduled to be open to the public from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. to tour Coast Guard facilities and meet the Coast Guard men and women who work there, along with other federal, state and local agencies located on or near the Outer Banks. Parking...

New Haven Coast Guard to Host Open House Event

New Haven Coast Guard to Host Open House Event
USCG File photo from the 2014 Open House NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound will be hosting their annual open house event Saturday, at the Coast Guard base in New Haven. The public is invited to attend a free event that includes a tour of various Coast Guard and local partner agency’s assets, a flare demonstration and several interactive booths. Local police and fire departments...

Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia visits Saipan, open for tours

Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia visits Saipan, open for tours
APRA HARBOR, Guam — The Coast Guard Cutter Sequoia, homeported in Apra Harbor, Guam, is scheduled to arrive today, for a port visit before continuing aids to navigation operations in Western Oceania. The Sequoia will be open to the public for tours Sunday from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., at the Port of Saipan in Tanapag Harbor. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Pets are not allowed aboard the...

Sector Lake Michigan Coast Guard units to host free public open houses to promote National Safe Boating Week

Sector Lake Michigan Coast Guard units to host free public open houses to promote National Safe Boating Week
CLEVELAND — U.S. Coast Guard units across Sector Lake Michigan, based in Milwaukee, are scheduled to host free public open houses in support of National Safe Boating Week, which runs from May 21 to May 28. National Safe Boating Week marks the launch of the 2016 North American Safe Boating Campaign. Throughout the week, Coast Guard stations will be participating in various events to promote safe...

Coast Guard to kick-off boating season in Southeastern New England with numerous safety events

Coast Guard to kick-off boating season in Southeastern New England with numerous safety events
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is scheduled to host multiple safe boating events in Southeastern New England as part of National Safe Boating Week, which runs from May 21-27. Free vessel safety checks offered throughout the week by the Coast Guard Auxiliary ensure boats fully comply with all Federal and State boating safety laws and can help owners identify discrepancies with their safety gear. Citations...

Coast Guard Cutter Healy crew invites public to open house in Juneau, Alaska

Coast Guard Cutter Healy crew invites public to open house in Juneau, Alaska
JUNEAU, Alaska — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Healy is hosting a free open house for the public Friday, October 23, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the South Franklin Pier. The tour of the Healy is free to the public. All children must be accompanied by an adult and no pets are allowed aboard the cutter. Coast Guard crewmembers will be available to answer questions about the cutter and their unique...

Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg, Fla. hosts annual safe boating open house

Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg, Fla. hosts annual safe boating open house
Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg, Fla., crew members hosted their annual safe boating open house, Saturday, May 16, 2015.  (U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary photo by George Papabais) St. Petersburg, Fla.— Coast Guard Sector St. Petersburg crewmembers hosted an open house for the community, and launched a new Coast Guard app for smartphones, Saturday. The open house kicked off National Safe Boating Week...

Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound to host Open House Event

Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound to host Open House Event
NEW HAVEN, Conn. − Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound is scheduled to host its annual open house event in New Haven, Saturday Saturday, May 16th 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, the governor of Connecticut, has designated this year’s summer as “Connecticut’s Coast Guard Summer” in honor of the Coast Guard’s 225 year lifesaving legacy. Saturday, also marks the beginning of National...