\r\nALEXANDRIA, VA - Warm weather is coming! Prepare for an accident-free boating season by taking one of the Boating Safety classes offered by U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 25-08 on the following Saturdays: March 16, April 13, May 18, June 15 and July 20 at the United Methodist Church, 3921 Old Mill Road, Alexandria, VA 22309. 7:30 am - 5:00 pm.\r\nRegister with Jeff Burt at email@example.com; telephone (703) 307-6482. Learn about boat handling and regulations, nautical \u201crules of the road,\u201d trailering, required gear and more - knowledge that can prevent boating mishaps.\r\nVirginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia have varying requirements for boaters before they may legally operate certain motorized vessels on their respective waterways. Each jurisdiction has some requirement for a safe boating class.\r\nAlso explore the Coast Guard Auxiliary\u2019s Welcome to the Recreational Boating Safety Outreach Web Site to obtain free boating safety tools and materials.