United States Power Squadrons  

District 12

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Schedule Information

District 12 Squadrons conduct classes and seminars throughout the year, for both members and the general public. Unless otherwise noted, Pre-registration is required to allow for course materials to be ordered.

District 12 covers the Greater Boston area, extending west to Worcester, north to Cape Ann, south to Brockton, and east to the Cape Cod Canal. For educational offerings elsewhere in New England, check out the appropriate District web site:

  • District 14 — Rhode Island and southeast Massachusetts (including Cape Cod).
  • District 1 — Connecticut and western Rhode Island.
  • District 19 — Maine, Vermont and New Hampshire.

USPS Seminars

As of October 20th, 2018

USPS Seminars are targeted at specific topics, for a range of boaters and types of boating. In addition to the course flyer, general information on individual seminars can be found at the USPS web site

 Date & TimeLocationCostContact
Knots, Bends and Hitches
 2018-09-25
07:09 PM
Westwood Council of Aging Building
60 Nahatan St
Westwood, MA
Public:  $20
Donald S. Johnstone
phone: 781-828-3484
email:
Knots, Whipping and Splicing Workshop
 2018-09-25
7 - 9 pm
Westwood Council on Aging
60 Nahatan St
Westwood, MA
Public:  $20
Register
More info
Joe Kelliher
phone: 508-668-8149
Winterize Your Boat Seminar
 2018-09-18
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Westwood Senior Center
60 Nahatan St
Westwood, MA
Public:  $$20
Register
More info
Gordon Talley
phone: 617-497-7490

USPS Courses

As of October 20th, 2018

USPS courses cover a range of topics from the introductory through advanced level. Each course title below provides a link to a more complete course description. Some courses may require prerequisite course work to be completed prior to enrollment. See the course info and registration information sheet for details.

 Start DateTimeDurationLocationContact
America's Boating Course 3rd Ed.Create ABC flyer
 2018-09-2507:00 PMBass Haven Yacht Club
10 Mcpherson Dr
Beverly, MA
Robert Sant Fournier
phone: 978-922-2232
email:
 2018-09-2507:30 PMNewton North High School
457 Walnut Street
Newton, MA
Thomas Gonsiorowski
phone: 617-877-3276
email:
 2018-10-0907:00 PMBass Haven Yacht Club
10 Mc Pherson Dr
Beverly, MA
Robert Sant Fournier
phone: 978-922-2232
email:
Chartplotter Study Group
 2018-10-117:00 - 9:00 pm4 SessionsWestwood Senior Center
60 Nahatan St
Westwood, MA
Register
More info
Gordon Talley
phone: 6174977490
Cruise Planning
 2018-10-1007:00 PMMinuteman Community Center
39 Marrett Road
Lexington, MA
Thomas Gonsiorowski
phone: 617-877-3276
email:
 2019-01-0907:00 PMMinuteman Community Center
39 Marrett Road
Lexington, MA
Thomas Gonsiorowski
phone: 617-877-3276
email:
Engine Maintenance
 2018-09-2507:00 PMJubilee Yacht Club
127 Water Street
Beverly, MA
Louis Schoenthal
phone: 978-304-6285
email:
 2018-10-0907:00 PMJubilee Yacht Club
127 Water Street
Beverly, MA
Louis Schoenthal
phone: 978-304-6285
email:
Piloting
 2018-10-1107:00 PMMinuteman Community Center
39 Marrett Road
Lexington, MA
Thomas Gonsiorowski
phone: 617-877-3276
email:
 2019-01-1007:00 PMMinuteman Community Center
39 Marrett Road
Lexington, MA
Thomas Gonsiorowski
phone: 617-877-3276
email:
Seamanship
 2018-09-2407:00 PMJubilee Yacht Club
127 Water Street
Beverly, MA
Alex Pszenny
phone: 978-764-4663
email:
 2018-11-0506:30 PMHanson Fire Station
1155 Main St
Hanson, MA
John C. Gardner
phone: 508-378-7928
email: