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

Saturday, June 22, 2019

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

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.

Register online.

You may attend either the first lecture on Saturday, June 22 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., or the makeup lecture on Wednesday, June 26 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 

The second lecture is scheduled for Saturday, July 20 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., or the makeup lecture on Wednesday, July 24 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 

Your series of six on-the-water classes will begin the week of June 29.  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, and classroom instruction.

Event Organizer

TASCA (The American Small Craft Association)

Contact Number

(718) 699-1951

Contact Email


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