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TSCA Local Chapters

The Association is international, but provides for local groups (called chapters) which provide a vehicle for face-to-face activities in their areas. Chapters run events, hold meetings, sponsor youth groups, and build boats as a group effort. There are currently 27 active chapters, and several others organizing.

The national Chapter Coordinator is:
John Weiss, (Puget Sound Chapter)
1013 9th Ave S
Edmonds, WA 98020-3909
(425) 361-7758 (Home)
(206) 484-0372 (Cell)

Feel free to contact John or any of the listed chapter contacts via snail mail or e-mail for information on joining or forming a chapter.
Chapter bylaws are available in PDF format for reference as we receive them.

The Adirondack Chapter of TSCA
Contact: Mary Brown
18 Hemlock Lane
Saranac Lake, New York 12983
518 891-2709

Bayfront Maritime Center Chapter
Contact: Richard Eisenberg
40 Holland Street
Erie, Pennsylvania 16507
814-456-4077

Brooklyn Chapter TSCA
Contact: Jim Luton
570 20th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11218
917-971-7544

Buffalo Maritime Center Chapter
Contact: Greg & Naomi Grundtisch
256 Iroquois Ave
Lancaster, NY 14086
716 681 1315

Cape Cod Chapter
Contact: Bill Stirling
11 Naushon Circle
Centerville, MA 02632
508-790-0098
or
Contact: Bob Lister
126 Donegal Circle
Centerville, MA 02632
508-420-1718

Cleveland Amateur Boatbuilding and Boating Society(CABBS)
Contact: Ric Altfather
14695 Cheerful Lane
Strongsville, OH 44136
440-263-7020

Connecticut River Oar and Paddle Club (CROPC)
Contact: Jon Persson
P.O. Box 281
Old Lyme, CT 06371

Crystal River Boat Builders (CRBB)
Contact: Bill Whalen
4539 N Grass Island Ter
Hernando, FL 34442
352-344-5482

Delaware River Chapter
Contact: Tom Shephard
482 Almond Rd
Pittsgrove NJ, 08318
856-691-4053
E-mail forum: TSCA-DelRiver@yahoogroups.com

Downeast Chapter
Contact: Steve Brookman
117 Parker Point Rd
Blue Hill, ME 04614
239-822-1318

Floating The Apple
Contact: Adina Taylor
1225 Park Ave, #10C
New York, NY 10128
212-564-5412

Florida Gulf Coast TSCA
Contact: Michael Jones
4721 16TH Ave N
St Petersburg, FL 33713
Phone: 727-321-6070

Friends of the North Carolina Maritime Museum TSCA
Contact:Brenton Eliot Creelman, Director of Operations
Beaufort, NC 28516
252-728-2762

John Gardner Chapter TSCA
Contact: John Symons or Peter Vermilya
University of Connecticut, Avery Point Campus
1084 Shennecossett Road
Groton, CT 06340
860-535-3623

NOW ORGANIZING:
Green Mountain Chapter

Contact: William Edwards
220 Upper Turnpike Rd
Norwich, VT 05055
802 649-2923

Les Cheneaux Chapter
Contact: Bud McIntire
Cedarville, MI

Lost Coast Chapter
(Northern CA)
Contact: Dusty Dillion
PO Box 1490
Ft. Bragg, CA 95437
707-964-2612

Michigan Maritime Museum Chapter
Contact: Pete Mathews, Secretary
P. O. Box 100
Gobles, MI 49055
269-628-4396

North Shore TSCA
Contact: Nathan Burgess
28 Ronaele Road
Medford, MA
617-717-4954

Oregon Coots Chapter
Contact: John Kohnen
PO Box 24341
Eugene, OR 97402
541-688-2826
E-mail forum: groups.yahoo.com/group/MessaboutW/

Old Bay Club
Contact: Eddie Breeden
Midlothian, VA

Patuxent Small Craft Guild
Contact: Brian Forsyth
13464 Lore Pines Lane
Solomons, MD 20688
(443) 804-6439

Pine Lake Small Craft Association
Contact: Sandy Bryson, Secretary
333 Whitehills Dr.
E. Lansing, MI 48823
517-351-5976

Puget Sound Chapter
Contact: Claire Acord, President
E-mail forum: tsca-puget@yahoogroups.com

Ralph Middleton Munroe Chapter  

Barnacle Historic Park
Coconut Grove, FL
Contact: John Palenchar
7641 SW 65th Place
South Miami, FL 33143
305-666-9588 (h)
305-803-1653 (c)

Sacramento TSCA
Contact: Todd Bloch
122 Bemis Street
San Francisco, CA 94131
415-971-2844
Newsletter publisher: Richard Geiger

Scuzbums
(Southern California)
Contact: Annie Holmes

South Jersey TSCA
Contact: George Loos
53 Beaver Dam Rd
Cape May Courthouse, NJ 08210
609-861-0018

St. Augustine Lighthouse Chapter
Contact: Brendan Burke
81 Lighthouse Avenue
St. Augustine, FL 32080
904-838-8813

Texas Boatcrafters and Messers
Contact: Mack McKinney
159 Albrecht Rd
Center Point, TX 78010
830-370-8488

Thames River Connecticut Chapter
Contact: Russell Smith
6 Drawbridge West
Gales Ferry, CT 06335
860-536-1113

Traditional Small Craft of Raleigh (TSCRaleigh)
Contact: Dean Herring
494 Darius Pearce Rd
Youngsville, NC 27596
912-632-5915

TSCA of Wisconsin
Contact: James R. Kowall
c/o Door County Maritime Museum
120 N. Madison Ave.
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
920-743-4631

TSCRaleigh
Contact: Dean Herring
494 Darius Pearce Rd
Youngsville, NC 27596
919-632-5915

NOW ORGANIZING:
Western Long Island TSCA
Contact: Walter Connolly
14 Jamaica Walk
Breezy Point NY 11697
718-945-5302


Inactive Chapters

Barnegat Bay TSCA
Contact: Patricia H. Burke, Director
Toms River Seaport Society
P.O. Box 1111
Toms River, New Jersey 08754
732-349-9209

Potomac TSCA
if interested in reorganizing, contact
Bob Grove
703-548-3972 (days)
703-549-6746 (nights)

Upper Chesapeake TSCA

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