Category Archives: Sail Training

New Volunteer Orientation/Winter Sail Training

This Saturday will be the start of this years Winter Sail Training beginning with a new volunteer Orientation.  If you or anyone else is interested in joining out volunteer crowd come on down.  This is the advertisement that is going … Continue reading

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Collaboration with the Bayfront Center for Maritime Studies

Yesterday was the beginning of a collaboration with BCMS.  The shipwright Bob Arlet gave a demonstration to 15 Erie School District high school students on how to steam bend frames for a boat.  The t’gallant yards were then shouldered and brought over to the Bayfront … Continue reading

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2010 Sailing Schedule

2010 Sailing Schedule Version 3-2-10 So the schedule has been put together as best we can this far in advance.  We wanted to get this out there as soon as possible so people start making plans now.  There is always … Continue reading

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20 New Volunteers

Orientation Day went very well on Saturday.  With minimal advertising we still ended up with 20 new people.  This is very exciting.  The first sail training class is this Saturday.  In other news the Mast is almost ready to go.  We … Continue reading

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New Volunteer Orientation and Sail Training

We’re going to start a new sail training class for anyone looking to become a volunteer on Niagara for the upcoming season.  There is no cost for this class.  The orientation will take place on January 31st, 2009 here at … Continue reading

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The 2009 Sailing Schedule For Niagara is Published!

In 2009, the US Brig Niagara will be sailing out of her home port in Erie, Pennsylvania on several voyages to exciting destinations on the Great Lakes! We will also be flying the flag at home quite a bit in … Continue reading

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