Galveston Regional Chamber Cuts Ribbon at Galveston Community Sailing Center at Public Celebration on July 18
Learn About Community Sailing – Enjoy Food, Refreshments, Boat Tours, Activities, Fireworks and More!
GALVESTON, TX June 15, 2015 – The Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce will cut the official ribbon of the Galveston Community Sailing Center (GCSC) at a fun-filled, family day on Saturday, July 18 from 5 – 10 p.m. The Chamber will cut the ribbon at 5 p.m. and the public is invited to visit the center and learn more about the affordable sailing programs it has to offer. Participants can tours the boats and facilities, swim, enjoy hot dogs and refreshments and play games. The evening will conclude with firework viewing from the docks of the sailing center.
Galveston Community Sailing Center is a US Sailing-sanctioned Community Sailing center offering memberships for individuals and families. GCSC places special emphasis on teaching youth and disabled individuals the art of sailing. The adaptive sailing program provides instruction for sailors of all levels with a variety of disabilities, and is integrated with the Sea Scout Program for Disability Awareness training.
All instructors are US Sailing Certified licensed captains. Nautical skills are taught and practiced during weekly US Sailing classes, Open Sail Saturdays, and Schooner Sundays. GCYSC invites Galveston Island to enjoy a wonderful and affordable opportunity to share a love of the ocean across generations through true community sailing.
“There’s a place for everyone here from the novice with no experience to Bareboat Certifications,” remarked Capt. Mike Janota, Community Sailing Director. “GCSC is offering this Island something it has missed for a long time; true community sailing.”
GCSC is located at 7509 Broadway, Galveston, Texas 77554 and can be reached by calling 409-572-2562 Ext. 1008 or emailing email@example.com. For more information, please visit www.ssbgalveston.org.