Boating course offered
The Charleston Sail and Power Squadron will offer a free basic boating course to teenagers on Aug. 10 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 1376 Orange Grove Road in Charleston.
The course covers such topics as rules of the road, required safety equipment, communications afloat, and personal watercraft safety. Participants will earn the DNR card required for boat operators under 16 years of age.
For information or to register, contact Dick Howells at firstname.lastname@example.org or (843) 437-6241. The course is available to adults as well for a small fee.