United States Power Squadrons®
The squadron conducts many activities for its members and the general public.
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 February 14 at Boat US.
The speaker will be our own Claire Wyngaard giving a web presentation "Marine Art You'll Love".
Our Change of Watch gathering will be on March 25 at the Springfield Golf and Country Club.
Watch here for details.
The April membership meeting will be on April 11 with speaker Randy Williamson talking about
"Sailing from Chesapeake Bay to Maine".
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
In years past, NVSPS has sponsored 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