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Learn to Sail with TASCA's Basic Sailing Program: Summer Session

Saturday, June 23, 2018

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.

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Learn to sail on Flushing Meadows Corona Park’s scenic Meadow Lake with the help of The American Small Craft Association, or TASCA.  This comprehensive program includes lectures and on-the-water classes.  Participants will learn to tie knots, rig a boat, and understand using the wind (as your engine) to sail the boat.

You may attend the first lecture on either Saturday, June 23, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. or Wednesday, June 27, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  The second lecture is scheduled for either Wednesday, July 18, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m or Saturday, July 21, from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.  Your series of six on-the-water classes will begin the week of July 9.  You may choose between evening (6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.) classes on Mondays, Tuesdays, or Thursdays, or a morning class (10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.) on Saturdays.


Location Details:
There is free parking in the Meadow Lake parking lot


$300 includes six (6) on-the-water classes, books and materials, classroom instruction, and swim test.

Event Organizer

TASCA (The American Small Craft Association)

Contact Number

(718) 699-1951

Contact Email


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