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Tour the historic SSS Odyssey

July 16, 2017 at 12:00 am

Tour the Sea Scout Ship Odyssey which supports a youth-oriented program intended to demonstrate the ideals of the Boy Scouts of America and the operation of a US flag merchant vessel. Although Odyssey generally serves the Tacoma-area community youth have joined the program from as far north as Seattle and as far south as Olympia. When a youth joins, he or she will become part of the Boy Scouts of America family. Goals and Objectives

  • To teach ideals of Sea Scouting
  • To operate vessel year-round for youth training, as a merchant marine vessel
  • To maintain vessel according to federal regulations service, compliance with law, care for a ship, taking responsibility, developing initiative, and achieving leadership
  • To develop skills of youth in areas of sail training, safety, community
  • To improve the quality of the vessel for preservation and skill training
  • To maintain affordability of program to youth and community

Location

Foss Waterway Seaport
705 Dock Street
Tacoma
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