The crew of Coast Guard Station Chincoteague is scheduled to hold an open house for the media and the general public, Tuesday, July 26 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Crews will give lectures and information regarding water safety, survival and safety gear requirements for vessels.
There will also be interactive displays regarding maritime electrical safety and communications as well as aids to navigation.
During the open house, the crew will conduct rescue demonstrations, which may include a helicopter hoist with an MH-60 Jayhawk.
The Coast Guard station is located at 3823 Main Street, Chincoteague, VA., 23336