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Oswald West Action Day

Saturday, April 27, 2019, 5:00 PM


Join us for a morning filled with community service to give back to our beautiful Oregon coast. We will be hosting a beach cleanup along with some restoration projects - open to everyone of all ages! We are partnering with the Cape Falcon Marine Reserve, Oregon State Parks, and Trailkeepers of Oregon.  What to expect Where/When: We'll meet at the Oswald West State Park parking lot - arrive a few minutes before 10 for early check in! Please rsvp so we can get an estimate on food.  Learn: before we work we will have a debriefing on the importance of Marine Reserves Volunteer: we'll spend about 2 hours doing community service projects on the beach/throughout the park **see below for a list of projects** Food and Drink: Stay afterwards for a Surfrider sponsored BBQ (for omnivores and herbivores!) and beer/kombucha  Raffle Prizes: a pair of Zeal Optics plant based sunglasses (a $150 value!), a $50 Leeward Surf gift card, and more! Bring: work clothes, reusable water bottle, some friends, and a surfboard if you'd like to ride some waves afterwards! (**note: we will have a few reusable plates/cups but we may not have enough so if possible bring your reusable serviceware as well! Thank you) Need a ride? Want to offer a ride? Contact Sarah (volunteercoordinator@portland.surfrider.org) for carpool setup. **Those who offer to drive to and from Portland will be given Surfrider SWAG as a thank you** Community Service Projects Volunteers will be asked to choose one of the following projects to work on: Blocking of user trails and trail raking Driftwood cleanup Beach cleanup/mircoplastic sifting *Projects are subject to change based on park needs About Surfrider Portland: The Portland Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation’s work is focused keeping it clean upstream through our programs including #DitchTheStrawPDX, Ocean Friendly Restaurants, Green Streets, Hold On To Your Butt programs and our Blue Water Task Force water quality monitoring program out on the north coast. Chapter meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month beginning at 7:00 PM. The meetings are open to the public and family friendly.

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