Adult and youth sailing lessons offered; meeting tonight in city

Jamestown Community College’s North County Center and the Dunkirk Yacht Club will offer adult and youth sailing lessons July 22-26.

Participants will learn to sail 14-foot Pintail sailboats under the instruction of Henry and Julie Danielson at the yacht club on Lake Shore Drive in Dunkirk. The Dan-ielsons are U.S. Power Squadron members and have sailed on all of the Great Lakes and the Atlantic coast of Spain, the Medit-erranean, and other waters.

Lessons for youth ages 10-16 are given between noon and 4 p.m. while adult lessons are provided from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuition, which includes a sailing textbook, is $175.

A meeting for all participants will be held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. today at the yacht club.

A mandatory swimming evaluation session will be conducted for all participants on July 22. Participants must have a well-fitting Coast Guard approved life jacket and be able to tread water and swim wearing a life jacket and clothing.

To register, or for more information, call the JCC North County Center, 363-6500.