Coast Guard Offers Boating Courses — November 12 & 13 and 19

The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary will offer two courses at Goodwin with discounted registration fees for students and employees. “About Boating Safety” is a two-day course that gives participants the knowledge to obtain a boat license or safety certification. Held in Room 311, One Riverside Drive, on Saturday, November 12, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday, November 13, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Must attend both days. “How to Read and Use a Nautical Chart” teaches the navigator to interpret a chart, plot a course, navigate safely, and return to port. Held in the Community Room, Saturday, November 19, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Discounted $35 fee for Goodwin students and employees with ID. Pre-registration required. Contact or 860-430-2986. Leave name, phone number, and email.