Membership - American Sail Training Association

Society of Professional Sailing Ship Masters

Announcing The Next Meeting of the Society of Professional Sailing Ship Masters (SPSSM)

Friday, April 8, 2011     1400-1700

Morgan Suites above Latitude 41° Restaurant
(formerly the Seamen's Inne), Mystic Seaport
75 Greenmanville Avenue, Mystic, CT 06355

You are cordially invited to join a group of your peers for a gathering of conversation, discussion, and camaraderie during the Spring 2011 Meeting of the Society of Professional Sailing Ship Masters (SPSSM). Take the opportunity to join with colleagues and friends and exchange ideas, commiserate, tell stories, etc. Agenda to be determined by the group and by all means come with something to discuss if you've got something on your chest. 1400-1700 with dinner at a local watering hole to follow. The dinner is open to guests, but the meeting is not. Attendance is limited to persons with a minimum of both a 100 ton master in sail AND one year's command time in sail.

  • Membership AND attendance are limited to those with a minimum of a 100 ton Master (sail endorsed) AND ONE YEARS TIME IN COMMAND.
  • Also welcome: “post-active” or retired sailing ship masters
  • There is no fee to attend.  The evening portion will include a "dutch treat" dinner and cash bar.

Directions to the meeting:
Park at the North Lot and walk across the street toward the North Entrance. Morgan Suites are on the 2nd floor of the Latitude 41° restaurant.

Directions to the Riverwalk Restaurant:
1730-2100- Dutch Treat Dinner and Socializing
Riverwalk Restaurant
14 Holmes Street
Mystic, CT 06355 

From RI:
South on 95. Take exit 90. Take a left at the end of the ramp onto Route 27 going south. Follow Route 27 to the third stop light. Turn right onto Holmes Street. The RiverWalk is on the left.
From New Haven/New London:
North on 95: Take exit 89 (Allyn St.) turn right at the end of the exit, follow Allyn St. throught the blinking light. The next stop light turn left onto Main St. Follow Main St. through downtown Mystic. Proceed over the drawbridge and turn left at the flagpole onto Holmes St. The RiverWalk is on the right at the end of the first block.


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