United States Power Squadrons  

District 12

Come for the Boating Education...Stay for the Friends℠


Come for the Boating Education...Stay for the Friends℠

Welcome to the United States Power Squadrons District 12 Website. The United States Power Squadrons (USPS) is the world's largest private and fraternal membership organization dedicated to the education of sail and power boaters. District 12 includes cities and towns in Greater Boston, North to Cape Ann, West to Worcester, South to Brockton, and East to the Cape Cod Canal. District 12 provides many maritime-oriented educational programs for members and the general boating public.

District 12 News & Announcements


3 District Fall Confererence

October 26-28, 2018
DoubleTree by Hilton
Hyannis, MA

Sign up now and join District's 12, 14 and 19 at their fall conference October 26-28 in Hyannis, MA. Planned activities include educational seminars, guest speakers, District council meetings and opportunities for sightseeing on Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. Program includes:

  • Seminar - Weather for Sailors
  • Seminar - Small Boat Handling
  • Guest Speaker Tim Gigl, staff historian and curriculum director, Whydah Pirate Museum
  • Guest Speaker Martin Sandler, author of The Whydah: A Pirate Ship Feared, Wrecked, and Found

For details, please see the Conference flyer

The Registration Form contains lodging info and registration details.

  Boating Education courses and seminars will be taught throughout District 12 in 2018. See the Course and Seminar schedules for details.