Kathy Weydig Takes the Helm as the WR Commodore

On October 5, 2020, Captain Kathy Weydig was appointed Western Regional Commodore to fill the vacancy left by WR Commodore Greg Harden. Mr. Harden stepped down to spend more time with family. We wish Greg all the best and thank him for his continued service and look...

Commodore’s Corner: Fall Equinox Edition 2020

There’s a lot going on this fall – here are a few notes to bring you all up to date. Program Notes As we approach the fall equinox, school has started in most places and we are all struggling to figure out how our program is going to work this fall and...

Sea Promise Updated

As you are probably aware, BSA is committed to making sure that all of our programs and related materials are free of anything not inclusive. In Sea Scouts, one significant element that is questionable is the last line of the Sea Promise, which reads “seek to preserve...

Commodore’s Corner: Summer 2020

This has certainly been an interesting and unprecedented summer for Scouting and Sea Scouting in particular. It would be surprising if you have not heard about BSA’s Churchill Plan and the proposals that would have affected Sea Scouts, but at this point, that is...

2020 National Bridge of Honor

Please plan to join us on Wednesday, May 27th at 8pm central time for our first ever Virtual National Bridge of Honor!

Commodore’s Corner: 2020 Flagship and Fleet

You have probably seen the announcement that Ship 198 in Del-Mar-Va Council has been named 2020 National Flagship. I have been able to obtain permission from the new National Flagship and the three National Flagship fleet ships to share their presentations with you.

Commodore’s Corner: Shore Leave is Over

Ok folks, shore leave is over, time to get back underway! Some ships have shut down operations and are waiting for things to return to ‘normal’ and that’s a serious mistake. None of us can see the future, but it seems likely that it is going to be a while before we can get back on the water, yet our Scouting needs to actively continue no matter how long that takes.