The Sailing Angels foundation is a non-profit organization that introduces the joy of sailing to children with cognitive, physical or emotional needs or chronic illnesses, as well as wounded warriors and military veterans. This wonderful agency provides opportunities for education and recreational therapy. Find out more at



On January 14th, Executive Director Shannon Burke was honored to be the very first guest on the weekly United Way radio show which aired on KTOR – The Tornado! K-TOR is Ball High School’s newest online radio station, and every Saturday and Sunday from 10:30am-11:30am the United Way of Galveston features a partner agency in our community. This gives listeners a chance to get more involved with some of the greatest organizations! 


Texas Seaport Museum Announces 2016/2017 Youth Sail Training Program


  • Class 1 – August 13th, 2016
  • Class 2 – September 10th, 2016
  • Class 3 – October 8th, 2016
  • Class 4 – November 12th, 2016
  • Class 5 – December 10th, 2016
  • Class 6 – January 21st, 2017
  • Class 7 – February 4th, 2017
  • Class 8 – February 18th, 2017
  • Class 9 – March 4th, 2017
  • Class 10 – March 11th, 2017
For more information and to register, please contact Susan Vanderford, Coordinator of Maritime Education and Museum programs, at 409-767-1877 ext 1404 or

Local Events

Rosenberg Library Activities 

Galveston Island Ferry Rides – Year ’round

Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast – Year ’round

Kemah Boardwalk – Year ’round

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