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Welcome to Quinte District
 
 The Samson Post

Supporting Squadrons
on the shores of Lake Ontario
and in the Kawartha Lakes since 1959
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Quinte District!
  
Calendar of Events
  
RCAF Trenton Power and Sail Squadron 2017-2018 Course Schedule
All courses are held at CFB Trenton Yacht Club. 
Boating 1 – Boating Basics September 18, 2017 to October 23, 2017
Boating 2 – Beyond Boating Basics October 18, 2017 to January 24, 2018   
Boating 3 – Introduction to Marine Navigation February 5, 2018 to March 26, 2018
Register for any of these courses at http://boatingcourses.ca/cities/Trenton
 
Bay of Quinte Power and Sail Squadron Fall Course Registration
Tuesday September 19, 2017 and Thursday September 21, 2017 from 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., at the Bay of Quinte Yacht
Club in Belleville.
The Squadron is hopeful to offer the following courses for its 2017 Fall sessions:
Boating 1 :Boating Basics Get Your Pleasure Craft Operator Card
Boating 2 :Beyond Boating Basics More Than Your Boating License
Boating 3 :Introduction To Marine Navigation
Boat and Engine Maintenance
Introduction to Weather for Recreational Boaters
Online registration http://boatingcourses.ca/cities/Belleville
 
Peterborough Power and Sail Squadron Boating 2 - Beyond The Basics More Than Your PCOC
The PCOC will get you on the water... let us get you safely home!
Dates: Starts September 19, 2017 and runs until November 7, 2017, 7 weeks, every
Tuesday evening from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
Price: $145 for members; $165 for non-members. NOTE: Price includes one year free membership with the Peterborough Power and Sail Squadron! Have access to our local website, be the first to hear about social events, local news about the Trent-Severn Waterway, and upcoming education opportunities, and be part of a great bunch of people who enjoy boating!
Location: Lakefield District Secondary School, 71 Bridge Street, Lakefield
Online Registration is Now Open at http://www.boatingcourses.ca/cities/Peterborough.
 
Peterborough Power and Sail Squadron Boating 3 - Introduction to Marine Navigation
Dates: Starts November 14, 2017 and runs until December 19, 2017. 6 weeks, every Tuesday evening from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
Price: $160 for members; $180 for non-members
Location: Lakefield District Secondary School, 71 Bridge Street, Lakefield
Online Registration is Now Open at http://www.boatingcourses.ca/cities/Peterborough.
 
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About Us
 
If you are interested in all things boating, visit the Members Section of the CPS-ECP website (log in required) to explore member benefits and other valuable information, have a look at what our neighbours to the south in United States Power Squadrons District 6 are doing or take an Online PCOC Course. You can also find other information of interest through our links.  
 
Quinte District is part of Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons and covers an area bounded in the west by the city of Ajax, in the east by the city of Prince Edward County, in the north by the cities of Peterborough and the City of Kawartha Lakes, and on the south side Lake Ontario.

 
The District Council meets four times a year at the Cobourg Yacht Club. Anyone is welcome to attend a District Council meeting.

We have seven Squadrons in Quinte District that offer boating courses and have a number of special events throughout the year.

To make inquiries about the District or its Squadrons you can contact District Council Officers or the Commanders of the Member Squadrons.