WHAT: The leader of the nation’s largest recreational boating organization, BoatUS president Margaret Bonds Podlich, invites all Palmetto State boaters to an informal “Town Hall” discussion to talk boating issues and listen to local boaters’ concerns. Headquartered in Alexandria, VA, Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) offers services such as boat towing, insurance and is the recreational boaters’ advocate on issues such as waterway access, taxes, safety, regulation and hurricane preparedness. South Carolina has over 10,000 BoatUS members. Local TowBoatUS Charleston Captain Steve Little as well as other captains will also be on hand to answer questions. Light refreshments and hors d’oeuvres will be served.
WHEN: Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014, 6:00pm-7:30pm
WHERE: Hall Marine Yacht Center, 142 Sportsman’s Island Drive, Daniel Island, SC 29492
RSVP: By November 5 to: President@BoatUS.com
WHO: The non-partisan Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) is the nation’s leading advocate for recreational boaters providing its over half-million members with government representation, services such as 24-hour dispatch, on water boat towing as well as roadside assistance for boat trailers and tow vehicles, feature-packed boat insurance programs, money-saving benefits including marina and service discounts, and vital information that improves recreational boating. Its member-funded BoatUS Foundation is a national leader promoting safe, clean and responsible boating and offers range of boating safety courses – including the only free online Boating Safety Course approved by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources – that can be found at BoatUS.org/courses.