Month: October 2021

A letter from the Board President

Dear Supporter, We need your help! We are oh-so-close to getting the boat in the water and ready for her trip to her new home in Monterey, California, but there […]

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“Let’s go wide open.”

Susan Shillinglaw, professor of English at San Jose State Univeristy and founding board member of the Western Flyer Foundation, reads her favorite section from the introduction to the Log From […]

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The Western Flyer Foundation’s Community Journal Project

This school year, the Western Flyer Foundation is piloting the Community Journal Project with students in Monterey County. This project focuses on environmental literacy through the integration of art, science, […]

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“All things are one thing, one thing is all things.”

In this episode of Stories, Shorts and Outtakes of the Western Flyer, artist and Western Flyer Foundation advisory board member, Ray Troll, reads from The Log from the Sea of […]

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Introducing Stories, Shorts and Outtakes of the Western Flyer

Chris Chase introduces a new playlist on the Western Flyer Foundation’s YouTube channel, where you can find stories from folks who are involved in the Western Flyer Foundation and the […]

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“A man builds the best of himself into a boat.”

In this episode of Stories, Shorts and Outtakes of the Western Flyer, Dr. William Gilly, a founding board member of the Western Flyer Foundation and professor at Stanford University, reads […]

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Notes from a Visit to the Western Flyer

I had the good fortune to tour the Western Flyer in Port Townsend with Chris Chase on the misty morning of September 9, 2021. This was my first time seeing […]

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