Olympia Harbor Days and The Seafarer Collective Present:


Have you ever been interested in a maritime career? Curious about what a day in the life looks like onboard a working vessel?

Olympia Harbor Days and The Seafarer Collective invite you to join us for a 90-minute youth-focused introductory workshop to learn more about the exciting professional opportunities on the water today, and share resources that will prepare participants for entry-level positions in the industry. This event will provide an overview of the types of vessels that mariners can work onboard, potential career pathways to explore, and the skills needed to be successful in the workplace. Participants will be invited to tour the Steamer Virginia V at the conclusion of the workshop and are encouraged to explore the other vessels that will be present at Olympia Harbor Days.

Workshop Logistics: 

When: Saturday, August 31, 2019. 9:30 a.m. start time.

Where: Participants will gather at the Port Plaza Water Tower (adjacent to Anthony’s). After introductions, the group will travel to the vessel Virginia V for the remainder of the workshop. 

Who: Intro to Working on the Water is a youth-focused event for 12-18-year-old participants. 25 spots are available and registration is on a first come first serve basis. Register online by clicking the button below.

Cost: Free admission!

Where to Stay: Overnight accommodations are available for the duration of Olympia Harbor Days, click here for more information.

Additional Details: Students under 16 years old require an adult to be present. 

Questions? Contact info@harbordays.com or call (360) 556-0498.

Learn more about The Seafarer Collective by clicking here.

Header Image Credit: Aly Nicklas