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Hilton Head Sail and Power Squadron

A unit of United States Power Squadrons ®

Boating is fun, let us show you how!

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Welcome to the Hilton Head Sail and Power Squadron Website!

 

USPS-LogoWe are a unit of the United States Power Squadrons®, which is the world's largest non-profit boating organization. It is often called "America's boating club".

Our members are families who contribute to their communities by promoting safe boating, on the water and in the classroom. Our squadron is located on Hilton Head Island, which is at the South-Eastern corner of South Carolina, at 32º10'33.88" N, 80º46'22.88" W. Many of our members live on Hilton Head, while some reside just over the bridge in Bluffton, SC.

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HHSPS Boating Education


The Hilton Head Sail & Power Squadron offers boating courses and seminars throughout the year.  Our next seminar will be offered on December 10 entitled, "Basic Weather and forecasting."                                               

THIS SEMINAR IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

Seminar Description:  

The safety and comfort of those who venture out-on-the-water have always been weather dependent.  This seminar is a must for boaters who have never taken a weather course. The complex subject of weather is presented in a way that is both understandable and useful.  Each seminar participant receives a waterproof McGraw Hill Captain’s QuickGuide – Onboard Weather Forecasting – designed for onboard and field use. Each participant also receives a full color Student Guide with slide images and complete notes written especially for the seminar.

Topics include:

  Air Masses and Fronts;

  Winds;

  Storms;

  Clouds and Thunderstorms;

  Fog; and

  Forecasting

Instructor:  Certified instructors Barry Moore, P and Smitty Haller, AP

Time and Date:  9:00 – 11:00, December 10, 2016

Location:  Hilton Head Island Senior Center, 70 Shelter Cove Ln, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Cost:  $45 members; $55 for non-members

To register contact:  Peter Dion:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (631.456.9134)

HHSPS Boating Activities

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Hilton Head Sail & Power Squadron offers a wide range of boating activities for our members. There are on-the-water boating programs, including boating cruises and The Magellan Society.

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HHSPS Social Activities

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Social events are a very important part of the Hilton Head Sail & Power Squadron. Our social events range from dinners to boating cruises.

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