After more than 3 years of work thecomplete restoration of the Sloop Woody Guthrie is finally completed and we look forward to serving the public once again. We will once again provide free sailing on the Hudson River to people from all over the world. Please help support the mission that for so many of you has been a wonderful tradition. Click here to donate
Building Committee Work Party PostponedDue to issues with the weather the work party to replace the north roof of the clubhouse planned for this weekend has been rescheduled for May 26, 9:00 am. Please come out and help!
Sun., June 10, Noon - 5pm (rain/shine) The BSC Annual Strawberry Festival. Fresh strawberry shortcake, two music stages, environmental speakers and many free activities for children. Free sailing on the Woody Guthrie Sloop. Food & Craft vendors. For vendor info contact Rosemary firstname.lastname@example.org 845 463-4660
The Beacon Sloop Club's pride & joy is the "WOODY GUTHRIE" , a wooden replica of a Hudson River Ferry Sloop. These boats, styled after Dutch designs, plied the Hudson throughout the 18th & 19th centuries.
Launched in 1978, her purpose is to promote the beauty and wonder of the Hudson River by offering free sails to the public and sail training to volunteers. Only by experiencing the power, serenity and sheer glory of this American treasure will we as a people be inspired to cherish and protect it, and thereby ourselves.
NY Times article on the BSC
Strawberry Festival Click here