In the News
HRMM Launches Fund Drive for YouthBoat Program
Riverport Wooden Boat School Sets Sail This Summer With Various Courses Daily Freeman, 5/14/16
Riverport Wooden Boat School Opens on Kingston Waterfront Hudson Valley Magazine March, 2016
Sign up for Classes at Kingston's Riverport Wooden Boat School Hudson Valley Almanac Weekly 2/14/16
Hudson River Maritime Museum's New Boat Building School in Kingston Ready to Offer First Classes Daily Freeman 1/26/16
Restoring a Hudson River Crusader, Plank by Plank New York Times 12/13/15
Winter Home Port for Wooden Vessels Daily Freeman 12/10/15
Clearwater: Floating the People's Boat Chronogram, 12/1/15
Building on Tradition Boating on the Hudson, November 2015
The Woody Guthrie Arrives in Kingston Daily Freeman, 8/25/15
Ferry sloop to undergo restoration in Kingston Daily Freeman 8/24/15
The Riverport Wooden Boat School needs volunteers for the 2016 season!
We are looking for education volunteers to help mentor teens in our youth programs and workshops and to assist instructors with adult programs.
Fall Adult Classes
Intro to Square Rule Timber Framing - Join RWBS Instructor Wayne Ford in this unique weekend class. Learn the basics of timber framing construction like making trunnels and mortise and tenon joints, plus assemble a timber frame structure! Saturday & Sunday November 12 & 13, 9 am to 5 pm both days. Register online.
Build Your Own Toboggan - Perfect for the holidays, join RWBS Instructor Wayne Ford for this fun weekend class. Each student leaves with a completed toboggan! Saturday & Sunday, November 19 & 20, 9 am to 5 pm both days. Register online.