Best of LA Weekly 2015

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(excerpt from article by Araceli Martinez Ortega) Excited and anxious, seventy fifth graders Rowan Elementary School in East Los Angeles boarded two identical tall ships in the Port of Los Angeles this week. Little did they know that after the five-hour trip surrounded by the Pacific Ocean, they would return with more confidence. “These are…

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TopSail Sheet E-Newsletter, Spring 2015

Click here to read our TopSail Sheet e-Newsletter, Spring 2015 Published quarterly, The TopSail Sheet is chock-full of news about Los Angeles Maritime Institute, TopSail Youth Program and community happenings!

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Spring Membership 2015

Springtime is a time of renewal and we hope you will take a minute to renew your commitment to our extraordinary educational program, TopSail! Our programs are expanding and thriving thanks to our dedicated volunteers and supporters like you. Get LAMI-nated today!  

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STEM Funshop with TopSail

Join us at Banning’s Landing on March 21st for a free family-friendly STEM event sponsored by the Port of Los Angeles.  We’ll be showcasing our TopSail STEM Program – a pilot program that it is in full swing with Wilmington Middle School.  STEM learning has always been part of our TopSail program, but now we’re…

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STEM Waterfront Education

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE REDONDO BEACH, CA – January 28th, 2015 – King Harbor Boating Foundation’s Waterfront Education (WE) is an engaging and interactive form of education which fosters discovery learning utilizing local waters as nature’s classroom. Los Angeles Maritime Institute’s TopSail Youth Program uses hands-on experiences at sea to provide an array of social, education and…

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TopSail Sheet e-Newsletter, Spring 2014

Published quarterly, The TopSail Sheet is chock-full of news about Los Angeles Maritime Institute, TopSail Youth Program & happenings. Click here to read our TopSail Sheet e-Newsletter, Spring 2014

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TopSail Sheet E-Newsletter, Fall 2014

Click here to read our TopSail Sheet e-Newsletter, Fall 2014 Published quarterly, The TopSail Sheet is chock-full of news about Los Angeles Maritime Institute, TopSail Youth Program and community happenings!

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TopSail Youth Program

2014 Annual Appeal

Keep extraordinary at-sea experiences afloat for L.A.’s youth.  Your contribution will be matched dollar for dollar up to $25,000.  Donate now!  Read annual appeal letter

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