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Come Sail Away

Come Sail Away

April 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

. If the standard sailing club is all about getting out on the water, there’s a club in Queens that is not so typical.  At The American Small Craft Association (TASCA) Boating Club in Queens, there’s an underlying emphasis on altruism. As learning to sail in an urban area can be a difficult task, TASCA […]

Join Up and Clean Up with Operation SPLASH

Join Up and Clean Up with Operation SPLASH

December 7, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

.   An old sea captain named Al Grover and his daughter Joanne, fresh out of college, wanted to improve the world. That grand vision became one of the largest volunteer organizations in the United States as the Grovers and a few other volunteers in an ole’ leaky Garvey began Operation SPLASH (Stop Pollution Litter […]

Harbor History Museum

Harbor History Museum

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

In the beautiful city of Gig Harbor, Washington, is a museum dedicated to preserving and showcasing the history of the harbor’s peninsula and its artifacts. When a history club was started by the members of the American Association of University Women in 1964, the community got together to share photographs and other memorabilia. It wasn’t […]

Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre

Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

The Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre (ASGT) is entering its 50th season and they are celebrating with the public with three different musicals through September 6! ASGT is an outdoor community theater, run only by volunteers, that puts on three musicals each summer on the historic site formerly known as Shaw’s Blacksmith Shop, located at 143 […]

Surf For All

Surf For All

August 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Izzy Paskowitz of California was visiting his friend, James Mulvaney, in New York. It was 2002, and Paskowitz was part of a group called Surfer’s Healing, which teaches special needs children how to surf.  During his visit, they went to Rockaway, where he taught five children on the autism spectrum (including Mulvaney’s son) how to […]

The Waterfront Center in Oyster Bay

The Waterfront Center in Oyster Bay

November 1, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

The Waterfront Center in Oyster Bay