September 2018

No Screens on Deck: Students Reflect on a Cell Phone-Free Voyage

September 26th, 2018|

At Call of the Sea, we know students have powerful experiences under sail. Part of this comes from our “no electronics” policy. This summer, students that ventured on our 3- or 5-day overnight voyages aboard schooner Seaward revealed the power of powering down their devices. Technological interfaces often displace human interaction and face-to-face friendships,

Tom Taneyhill created this gorgeous painting of Matthew Turner!

September 10th, 2018|

Tom Taneyhill created this gorgeous painting of Matthew Turner. Now “on demand” prints are available of the painting. Anyone interested can view https://fineartamerica.com/artists/tom+taneyhill That will bring you to Tom's selection of artwork including the ship. One can choose from a variety of print sizes, styles, and frames. Pay with credit card and have your

Summer Voyage Seaward Youth Trips a Success

September 1st, 2018|

During this summer’s “Voyage Seaward” program, a 3- to 5-day overnight sail, youth experienced nature and built self-confidence through the adventure and challenge of learning to sail a tall ship. Students had the life-changing opportunity to live on the bay and to directly experience everything it has to offer – microclimates, wildlife, industry and