Art Show to Benefit PAPHA

The Watercolor Gang Paints the Coastal Bend
Port Aransas Community Center
Saturday, August 20th

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Youth Boat Building Camps
June 7-10
June 21-24

Build a Pygmy Kayak
September 5-11

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Latest News

Building the Rudder & Horn Timber

April 13th, 2016|Comments Off on Building the Rudder & Horn Timber

The rudder for the schooner is massive!  It is built of long-leaf pine sheathed in marine plywood with a fiberglass skin set in epoxy.  The horn timber and tiller are also constructed out of long-leaf [...]

Spring Break Family Boat Building

March 16th, 2016|Comments Off on Spring Break Family Boat Building

Our Spring Break Family Boat Building class was a lot of fun!  Four families (including 2 with grandkids working with grandparents) each built a 13-ft rowing skiff under the guidance of the fabulous Farley Boat [...]

Centerboard Installed in Lydia Ann

February 21st, 2016|Comments Off on Centerboard Installed in Lydia Ann

The Schooner Team successfully installed the centerboard in the centerboard trunk on Monday, February 8th.  PAPHA President Greg Smith deftly operated the backhoe as the rest of the team guided the massive board into the [...]