Rec. department to host maritime programs for youth
The Jamestown Recreation Department and Teen Center will offer a series of afterschool classes for kids ages 7 to 15.
Classes will be held at Brandaris Maritime at 39 Ocean Ave. in Wickford and all materials needed are included in the program cost.
• Boat Building Regatta will be offered Mondays, Sept. 21 through Oct. 19 (no class Oct. 12), or Oct. 26 through Nov. 16, from 4 to 6 p.m. for $90.
• Fishing Adventures will be offered Tuesdays, Sept. 22 through Oct. 13, or Oct. 20 through Nov. 10, from 4 to 6 p.m. for $90.
• Model Boat Building will be offered Wednesdays, Sept. 23 through Oct. 14, or Oct. 21 through Nov. 18 (no class Nov. 11), from 4 to 6 p.m. for $115.
• Disaster Readiness Training will be offered Thursdays, Sept. 24 through Oct. 15, or Oct. 22 through Nov. 12, from 4 to 6 p.m. for $90.
• Simple Machines will be offered Fridays, Sept. 25 through Oct.16, or Oct. 23 through Nov. 13, for $90.
Space is limited so sign up early. Checks can be made payable to the Jamestown Recreation Department.
To register for programs, call Debbie Tungett, teen coordinator, at 423-7261 or email jamestownteens@ yahoo.com.
For more information on course topics, contact Doug Somers at Brandaris Maritime at 294-9098 or 294-1481.