Public Affairs Events

September 10, 2016
 CRESA BoothPA Booth at the CRESA Community Expo


August 16, 2016
The Division 7 Booth at the Oregon International Air Show at the Hillsboro Airport  Air Show Booth


July 18, 2016
 Serving FoodServicing food at Central Park Place in Vancouver, WA


June 25, 2016
 Ramp BlitzVSC Blitz at the Marine Park Boat Launch 



June 9, 2016
Conducting Tours on the USCGC  Fir during Rose Festival Conducting Tours


June 4, 2016
 Fire Dist 6 Open HouseBooth at Clark County Fire District 6 Open House


May 25, 2016
 Community Resource Fair in Vancouver, WA


May 23, 2016
 Ramp Painting

Painting Ramps at Port of Camas-Washougal and Marine Park




May 7, 2016

Flotilla 78 held a PA/VE event at Marine Park in early May.  Boat at Marine Park 
 PA Booth at Marine Park Our booth was stocked with coffee, donuts, water, and lot of information on Boating Safety. 

April 02, 2016

PA at Sportsman's Warehouse 

 Flotilla 78 held a PA Event at Sportsman's Warehouse in April.

 February 10, 2016

Members of Division 7 (including Flotilla 78) stand watch at the USCG Auxiliary booth at the 2016 Sportsman's Show held at the Portland Expo Center in February.

January 13, 2016

Members of Division 7 (including Flotilla 78) stand watch at the USCG Auxiliary booth at the 2016 Portland Boat Show held at the Portland Expo Center in January.


November 7, 2015

Veterans Parade 

Flotilla 78 participates in the 2015 Lough Legacy Vancouver Veterans Parade at Fort Vancouver.

January 9, 2015

Members of Flotilla 78 work the USCG Auxiliary booth at the 2015 Portland Boat Show held at the Portland Expo Center in January.

October 10, 2015

West Marine Booth 

Flotilla 78 set up at West Marine in Jantzen Beach promoting our About Boating Safely Class and providing information on Recreational Boating Safety.


September 19, 2015


Flotilla 78 joined in September's National Preparedness Month by participating in PrepareAthon activities at Esther Short Park.


September 12, 2015


Flotilla 78 participated in the 12 Sept 2015 CRESA Community Expo

 Sheriff's Boat
Flotilla 78 teamed up with the Clark County Marine Patrol to present water safety information and to speak with the public about safe boating practices.

August 30, 2015

SUP Salmon Classic

  Flotilla 78 at the SUP Salmon Classic in Washougal, WA

June 6, 2015

  Flotilla 78 at a Boating Safety Booth at the Clark County Fire District 6 Open House

 May 18, 2015

Flotilla 78 uses a stencil to paint "Life Jacket Zone" at the boat ramp in Camas, WA.  

April 23, 2015

Three members of Flotilla 78 worked the display at the Take Your Child to Work Day Career Fair Career Day


October 18, 2014 

A joint exercise was conducted on Saturday at the Marine Park Boat Launch in Vancouver, WA. Members of Flotilla 130-07-08 were present to perform Vessel Examinations for recreational boaters. They were joined by the Clark County Sheriff’s Marine Unit. The Sheriff’s Public Affairs Trailer was brought to the ramp so safety information could be shared with the boating public.

Sheriff's Trailer 

August 20, 2014

Flotilla 7-8 promoted water safety at Overlook Park for the 11th Annual Port of Ridgefield Commissioners' Ice Cream Social!



Flotilla members at the USCG

Auxiliary booth.






 August 8, 2014

Members of USCG-AUX. FL130-7-8 conducted a PA event on August 8, 2014.
LIFE JACKET ZONE stencils were used to paint the tarmac of the Vancouver Marine Park boat launch. Members of a Clark College communications class assisted in this project for credit.



Flotilla  members supervise painting.







       One of the finished products.





July 26, 2014

On June 26th Flotilla 7-8 members promoted water safety at the UNITED PARCEL facility on N. Basin Avenue.




Flotilla members set up the Auxiliary booth.