Welcome!  We are the Hempstead Bay Power Squadron a unit of District 3 of the United States Sail and Power Squadrons, the largest boating organization in the US.  We are a volunteer organization interested in promoting skillful boating and fun through educational programs to the public and our membership.

Our member are sailors, paddlers and power boaters.  We are made up of folks yet to own their first boat, to folks having trailerable vessels, to those owning long distance cruisers.  Meetings and classes are usually held in the Valley Stream area and people from all areas of Long Island attend these classes and our events.