West Marine BlueFuture® Grants Available

Watsonville, CA,– Starting this spring, West Marine is taking a new approach with its nonprofit BlueFuture program. While the program initially supported initiatives on three fronts — youth boating, sustainable fisheries and marine conservation — the company has opted...

Needed: A Passionate Individual to Serve as Area 5 Commodore

The area covers Western Missouri, Western Iowa, Nebraska and Kansas.

Responsibilities include being the lead contact for Sea Scout Ships in the Area and developing a team to assist the Ships’ efforts to deliver the quality Sea Scout program to our youth.

From the Central Region Commodore – March Edition

Happy Spring!

While other Ships in other Regions have been “on the water” for some time, we in the Central Region have just begun thinking of uncovering the boats, doing our safety checks and needed repairs and deciding when we plan to launch. Spring is a busy time for our Ships.

March 2016 – Venturing and Sea Scout Award Eligibility

This is the first edition of the “Commodore’s Corner”.  CC will come to you about once a month with news and answers to questions from readers.   This is just one feature of the new website at SeaScout.org.  Check out the other parts of the website;...

New Sea Scout Website Is Now Live

IRVING TX – The newly redesigned Sea Scout website went live today. SeaScout.org aims to be the complete Sea Scout resource for Sea Scouts, prospective Sea Scouts, volunteers, professionals, partners, and the public. The new site features new tools such as...

Welcome to the Commodore’s Corner

Welcome to the newly redesigned Sea Scouts, BSA website. We hope you found it sleek, fast, and easy to navigate. The Communications and Technology team of the National Sea Scout Committee has been developing this site over the last year. Input from the Voice of the...

Using Email to Send a Text Message

Did you know you can send text messages from your desktop or laptop email program, or even webmail? It is an easy and convenient way to send meeting reminders to the Sea Scouts, and their parents. Messages are delivered individually, not as group texts. Replies come back to your inbox. And you can maintain your contact info in one place. This is a great way to keep in contact, without the need to try and figure out how to send text messages from your phone.