CLAYTON, New York (May 31, 2013) – The Antique Boat Museum (ABM), North America’s premier freshwater nautical museum based in Clayton, New York, has announced its 2013 Education Program Calendar for the summer months.
The ABM will again host a full slate of educational programs with courses ranging from boat building to boater safety and youth-focused classes and activities, including Camp ABM, Teen Nights, and sailing.
Registration for all education programs is now open and space in select classes/courses is limited.
2013 Education Calendar (June – August)
June 3-4 Boater Safety Course
June 13 Introduction to Boat building
June 22 Boater Safety Course
June 24 Sailing Classes Begin
June 25 through August 13 FREE Tuesday Night Sailing & Rowing Begins (weekly)
June 27 Teen Night with Save The River
June 28 Tool Sharpening Class
July 1 Camp ABM Begins
July 8-12 Family Boat building Course
July 8-19 Adult and Advanced Sailing Courses
July 16-17 Boater Safety Course
July 18 Decorative Knot-tying Class
July 20 Inspecting & Surveying Boat building Class
July 22-26 Teen Kayak Building Course
July 22-August 1 Teen Sailing Course
August 5-16 Comet Sailing Course
August 8 Decorative Knot-tying Class
August 10 Boater Safety Course
August 15 Teen Night with TILT
August 20-22 Boater Safety Course
August 28 Introduction to Woodworking
To register for an education program at the ABM, contact Julie Broadbent at 315-686-4104 x235.
Located on the St. Lawrence River in the 1000 Islands, the Antique Boat Museum features a collection of over 300 antique and classic boats among thousands of recreational boating artifacts. The Museum also offers visitors a number of unique opportunities each summer to get out on the water and experience the St. Lawrence River aboard speedboats, skiffs, and sailboats. For more information, please visit the Museum’s website at ABM.org.