The seminar deals with such varied topics as special navigation rules for rivers, the inland waters system of buoys and marks, river currents, "reading" a river, jetties and wing dams, the intricacies of locking through, and communicating with lock masters and bridge tenders.
The seminar runs from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Northeast State Community College library, Room L-106. Pre-registration is not required. There is a nominal fee of $20 for nonmembers of the JCSPS.
For more information, call (423) 218-9906 or email email@example.com.
Northeast State is located at 2425 Highway 75, Blountville.
Visit the Tri-Cities Boating Club website to learn more about the organization.
(Information from the Johnson City Sail & Power Squadron)