Enrichment Programs



American Boating Course

Learn the essential information to operate a boat including,
boat handling, seamanship, necessary equipment, boat trailering, and much more. This course exceeds educational requirements in all states and a test is given at the conclusion of the course to qualify you for a boating education certificate. Bring a sack lunch. Fee includes textbook and all materials. Students are responsible for picking up supplies. Instructor: Poverty Bay Power Squadron.

Sat         Ages 12–Adult     Public Works & Parks Service Ctr.
Jun 16   8am–4pm                                                     $40

Adult Sailing Day

Designed for anyone age 16 and older to gain on-the-water experience and sailing etiquette. All are welcome, no matter their sailing knowledge. Instructors accompany participants with a chase boat.

Adult Sailing (Ages 16+)
Sat Jul 14 10am-4pm
Sat Aug 11 10am-4pm

Cost for Adults: $20

Sailing Day Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers needed to assist with ALL SESSIONS of Youth AND Adult sailing! Experience not required, but volunteers must know how to swim and should be comfortable on boats. Sign up for multiple sessions, or just one! Email jesmannard@gmail.com 

For other questions email instructor and program manager jesmannard@gmail.com or call the Marina office!

Dog Obedience

Love your dog but all the chewing, jumping, barking and little “accidents” testing you? Dog obedience should turn your little “terror” into a well-behaved pet. Proof of vaccination is required at first class. Instructor: Jan Magnuson, Animal Control Officer, Champion Trainer.

Dogs 4+ months                           Field House         R/NR
Wed                    Jun 6–Jul 18*    7:15–8:15pm $95/$105
Wed                    Sep 5–Oct 10    7:15–8:15pm $95/$105
*No class July 4


NOTE—Classes are cancelled  one week ahead  if there are not enough registrants to cover the instructor and course costs so please register at least one week in advance for our classes. Thank you.

Alcohol Ink on Glass

Learn the technique of using special inks to paint
glass items. You can’t make a mistake when using this technique! Use different tools to create a variety of affects such as straws to blow the ink around, paintbrushes, and dobbing tools. Come create a special piece of artwork for you or a friend. Supplies are included. Instructor: Debi and Debbi.

Fri                                                                 Activity Center
Jun 29              9–11am                                              $25

Paint & Sip

There is an artist hidden in all of us! Enjoy coffee and tea while
you create a beautiful  scenic view step by step! Receive easy instructions and guidance to paint your first masterpiece. No art skills are required! Supplies included. Instructor: Linda Upshaw

Thu                                                           Activity Center
Jul 12               1:30–3:30pm                                     $30

Dragon Eggs

Create a one of a kind dragon egg with over 200 thumb tacks and paint! Supplies are included. Instructor: Debi and Debbi.
Fri Activity Center
Jul 27 9-11am $30

AARP Smart Drivers Course

Discover how to be more aware in today’s traffic. Reinforce
your good habits and iron out the bad habits that have crept into your driving pattern. Upon completion of the course your certificate will get you a discount on your auto insurance as required by state law. Lunch break provides an opportunity to take advantage of the Nutrition Lunch Program. Payment collected on first day of class in either check or money order form. Adults Age 50+

Tue/Wed                                                   Activity Center
Aug 14 & 15     10am–2:30pm   $15AARP Member/$20AARP NM

Paint for Your Life

Linda Upshaw creates a relaxing and flowing environment to inspire your creative juices. Music, poetry, and movement will be used to expand your mind and open you up to new artistic expression. Creative materials will be supplied to bring depth to your canvas. Please feel free to bring your own art material as well such as magazines, buttons, etc. 
Thu Activity Center
Aug 23               1:30–3:30pm                                     $30