Calling all boaters: sailors, paddlers, rowers, cruisers, racers, and fishermen!

The boating season is about to officially begin and the Coast Guard is coming to town. Lieutenant Commander Robert Walls, Chief, Joint Harbor Operations Command (JHOC) Seattle will speak at 7:00 PM Tuesday, April 19 at the Port Townsend Yacht Club, sponsored by the Point Wilson Sail and Power Squadron. He will speak about areas of interest to all whether out on the water, or watching from shore. Topics will include search and rescue, transit of large vessels through the sound, submarines and security, and tsunami response.

Linda Newland