Piers Park Sailing Center is a diverse community of people who share a common interest in maritime education and recreation. Their programs teach sailing and develop character through the craft of seamanship; provide access to Boston Harbor, its islands, and coastal New England; and are affordable for youth, adults. and people with disabilities. As part of a free youth program, kids between the ages of 10 and 17 work closely with friendly and enthusiastic instructors to learn everything from essential sailing basics to advanced racing, boat maintenance, and navigation. The three programming seasons are Spring After-School, Summer, and Fall After-School.