to begin in March

COAST GUARD AUXILIARY — The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Division 12, Flotilla 7, will conduct an eight-week Sailing Fundamentals course beginning at 7:15 p.m. Thursday, March 9th, at the Del Rey Yacht Club, 13900 Palawan Way, Marina del Rey.

The class continues on consecutive Thursdays through April 21st. There is a textbook fee of $50.

To enroll or for further information, Michael Thompson, (818) 508-8784 or

FAIRWIND YACHT CLUB — Fairwind Yacht Club will offer a class in Coastal Navigation from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, March 17th, through May 19th, at the Marina Venice Yacht Club, 4333 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey.

The fee is $89, which includes a text, a DVD, a chart and an exam.