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Beach Cleanup & Lunch and Learn – Stand Up to Trash

June 12 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

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What would happen if everyone picked up at least one piece of trash?

Join us for a day of fun on the water, beach and surrounding areas to cleanup our natural world.

Sunday June 12, 2022

Beach Cleanup & Lunch and Learn

9-11 am

10:30 Free Environmental Education Lunch and Learn

On the wharf at Ocean Institute

Theme: World Oceans Day!

Speaker: Nancy Caruso aka The Kelp Lady

About: Nancy is a marine biologist and the founder of Get Inspired!, a program that performs kelp restoration in California.

11:00 – Lunch Provided by Subway Lantern District

H20 Protectors (Kaylani Kristjanson) will be there inviting Jr. Ocean Defenders to the club!

There are 2 Places to Register / Check in

(if you’re pre-registered)  & Weigh in

  • Baby Beach and Ocean Institute

1- Register at Baby Beach

Bags and grabbers will be provided, reusable gloves encouraged!

Fresh coffee, hot chocolate and donuts provided by Coffee Importers (participants are encouraged to bring their own reusable cup!)

-Arrive early (9am) to use a (single or double) kayak or stand up paddle board for an “on the water” cleanup provided by Westwind Sailing!

2- Register at Ocean Institute

Bags, buckets and grabbers will be provided, reusable gloves encouraged!

Weigh in  at any spot for a chance to win in one of the 3 categories

-The Biggest Catch

-The Smallest Catch (think micro plastics)

-The Most Unusual

Prizes donated by Killer Dana Surf Shop and Captain Dave’s Whale Watching.

Try your environmental knowledge with our spin wheel at the new Education Station!

We encourage the “BYOB” (bring your own bucket or reusable bag, gloves, reusable water bottle and coffee cup) philosophy to help reduce any additional waste!

Follow us on socials, take lots of pics and tag us in your stories and posts using @StandUpToTrash and #StandUpToTrash #DontPassItUpPickItUp

Or if you’d like to share it with us go ahead and send us an email: [email protected]

We’ll see you then!

Plan to have fun and stay for Lunch and Learn!

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