United States Power Squadrons®
The squadron conducts many activities for its members and the general public.
NVSPS will get a special tour of the U.S. Coast Guard Eagle on Saturday April 8 at 10:00 am in Baltimore, MD.
Those interested in this tall ship tour should contact Gale Alls at 703-569-1511.
Details are in the Tars&Terns newsletter (see menu at left)
NVSPS will get a special tour of the observatory at Turner Farm in Great Falls, VA in late April or early May.
Details are in Tars&Terns newsletter. Contact Gale Alls if interested, 703-569-1511.
P/C Alan Hart has received his 50th merit mark and becomes a member of the Governing Board, emeritus! See a photo here of Alan receiving his award from the Chief Commander.
Evelyn Alls became a Life Member this year. See the group photo
here (Evelyn is at the far right in the front row).
This squadron maintains an activities calendar that
lists local Power Squadron related events, meetings, and deadlines. If you have updates for the calendar,
please contact the Secretary via email at
Our District 5 maintains an activities
calendar that lists events at nearby squadrons. Any NVSPS member is welcome to participate in these activities.
Meetings & Minutes
The next membership meeting will be on April 12 at BoatUS at 1900 hours.
Mary Loose Deviney of the Virginia Dept of Game and Inland Fisheries (in Richmond) will share what's
new at the DGIF for 2017. She'll highlight the changes in boating regulations and requirements.
The D5 Spring Conference is coming...see details here.
The minutes of recent membership meetings may be found in our
Rendezvous & Cruises
During the boating season, the squadron participates in on-water events, such as cruises and rendezvous.
Details of these upcoming events are usually available in the
NVSPS newsletter. Click on Newsletter, in the menu to the left, to see the current and past issues.
Squadron members enjoy seasonal outings, such as the winter holiday party and the spring fling picnic.
These events are great fun and build comradery among members.
As social events are scheduled, links to the details will appear in this section.
Click on Pictures, in the menu to the left, to see pictures of our latest events.
Wounded Warrior Cruise
Each year NVSPS sponsors a Wounded Warrior Cruise to provide a day on the water
for our wounded veterans from local military hospitals. Look to our Pictures section
for photos of past cruises.
Details regarding NOAA and NVSPS Co-Operative Charting activities are found
You may also contact the Co-Operative Charting Chairperson using email to