By Eric Fischer
Door County Sail and Power Squadron is offering the boaters ABC class June 11-14thh to those wishing to sail this summer. Those wishing to operate a boat on Lake Michigan and/or Green Bay born after January 1st,1989 are required to take a Boaters’ Safety course under Wisconsin DNR requirements. Lieutenant Commander of the Door County Sail and Power Squadron, Lou Pasquesi says the class is also helpful for those who are grandfathered in and don’t need to take the class don’t need to take the class as a refresher on the rules.
The class will take place at NWTC in Sturgeon Bay from 6:30-8:30 pm and costs $20. Pasquesi also strongly recommends boaters to wear a life jacket while on the water, as most deaths on the water are from drowning.