Great Lakes Coast Guard units to host free and open to the public events

CLEVELAND — Several U.S. Coast Guard stations on the Great Lakes are scheduled to host free events for the public this weekend and in the coming weeks.

Some of the events will be open houses and will allow the public to tour the station, learn about the crews, equipment and missions of the Coast Guard on the Great Lakes. These events will coincide with the start of National Safe Boating Week, May 19-25.

On May 18 from 11 a.m. to noon Coast Guard Station Oswego will be assisting Oswego Fire Department at Wrights Landing Marina in Oswego New York. In support of National Safe Boating Week, Coast Guard Station Oswego will attend with Coast Guard Auxiliary 2-4. Everyone is invited to come meet the crew, and hear about the importance of boater safety and proper life jacket use.

Coast Guard Station Fairport will hold an Open House May 19, 2018 – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at at 2 Coast Guard Rd., Fairport, OH 44057

Coast Guard Station Saginaw River will hold an Open House May 19, 2018 – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 2405 Weadock Hwy, Essexville, MI 48732

Coast Guard Station Erie will hold an Open House May 20, 2018 – noon to 4 p.m. at 1 Coast Guard Rd., Erie, PA 16505

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