September 1, 2014

Surfrider Foundation BROWARD COUNTY CHAPTER Monthly Meeting

Broward County

 

Monthly Meeting,

When: Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Where: Boardroom 3343 NE 32nd St, Fort Lauderdale, Florida (just north of Oakland Park Blvd and A1A, East of Bokampers)

Our chapter meetings are open to everyone so come out and have your voice heard…our oceans, waves and beaches need your help!

We always have a fun, social aspect to our meetings. Arrive a little early for drinks and mingle with your fellow Surfrider enthusiasts. Find out about what’s happening in our chapter and how you can get involved.

You do not need to be a Surfrider Foundation member, but it’s always encouraged. If you plan on attending one of our meetings, please help us stop climate change by reducing your carbon footprint by carpooling, taking public transit, bike, skateboard or walk. Climate change affects us all!

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September 1, 2014

Art on the Slide at General Provision during Fat Village Art Walk 9/27

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Where: General Provision 

525 NW 1st Ave, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

When: Saturday September 27th 7pm till 12am during Fat Village Art Walk

Facebook Event

Muzik

DJ Kulcha Shok Muzik

The Return of Island Hoppers TV Kick Off Party

Movies

front area- surf video: ‘Groove Move’ and Island Hoppers Episodes
back area – skate video: ‘Scumbag ‘10 year anniversary’

wall art

Chris Beeman Slave to the Wave, Rachel DeJohn Surfy Birdy, Ben Hicks Fine Art, Rhee Polhamus, Alain Eagles Art, Thomas Frezza Frezz Art, Ryan Heigel SurfThis, Blair Hess Project, Pay Aponte, Beach Bum Art by Nicole Kinne, Holly Schaefer’s Clay Art

pop up shops

Akela Surf, Chloeos Candles and SoapsGypsies of the Sea, Island Water Sports, Maytin Glass Studio, Salty Sista, SnipteaseThe Clay Cache

Food

Flour Power Food Truck

FrugaVegan Cupcakes

Drinks

Barefoot Wine

Beer

General Provision
 545 NW 1st Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

August 26, 2014

Coastal Cleanup

Protect Florida's OceansBroward County participates in the annual International Coastal Cleanup, sponsored by the Ocean Conservancy. The Cleanup takes place in over 104 countries around the world and typically on the 3rd Saturday of September.

The next event is scheduled for Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 9 a.m. until noon. Please dress appropriately for the weather, either rain or shine, as we will only cancel the Cleanup due to a tropical storm system resulting in a Watch or Warning. Call 954-519-1270 for cancellation information.

To participate, bring a hat, gloves, sunscreen and water to one of the cleanup site locations identified on the map below.

Register

Email coastalcleanup@broward.org to register for this year’s cleanup event. Please include your name, contact information, organization, and number of attendees.

Ocean Conservancy Coastal Cleanup

http://www.broward.org/NATURALRESOURCES/BEACHANDMARINE/Pages/BeachCleanup.aspx

July 20, 2014

A Conversation with Garrett McNamara

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

A Conversation with Garrett McNamara

Art Exhibit – Art on the Slide” Exhibit opens at 6pm
Conversation with Garrett McNamara begins at 7:30pm

 

Bienes Center for the Arts at St. Thomas Aquinas  2801 SW 12th St.

$23.99 (taxes & fees may apply) | 954-513-2270

 Big Wave Surfing World Record Holder Garrett McNamara will provide special insight into the world of chasing big waves. He will discuss what it takes to be physically and mentally prepared and will show never-before-seen video footage of his surfing adventures. His one of a kind Mercedes-Benz designed surfboard will be on display and Garrett will also take questions from the audience.

 The Slave to the Wave “Art on the Slide” art show features surfing art and photography of Chris Beeman (Slave to the Wave), Ben Hicks Fine Art, Rachel DeJohn (Surfy Birdy), Daniel Caldwell (danielcaldwellstudio.com), Alain Eagles Art, Chelsea Wilder & Thomas Frezza (Frezz Art), Patrick Robert Art, Tina Vanzwol (Gypsies of the Sea), Ryan Heigel (SurfThis!) & others.

 

The exhibit will be on display in the Bienes Center lobby starting at 6pm.
Seating in the theater will begin at 7pm and the conversation with Garrett McNamara
will begin at 7:30pm in the Bienes Center Theater.   
Sponsored by: Body Glove, Slave to the Wave, Surfrider Foundation Broward Chapter
Kulcha Shok Music, SurfSkate Industries and others!
There will also be Prizes and Giveaways from our sponsors!!

CLICK HERE to purchase tickets to A Conversation with Garrett McNamara

use the discount code for 20 % off ticket pricing:  surfrider

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June 22, 2014

Meeting and Elections – Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 7:00 PM – New Location

 

surfrider meeting

4:30 Boardroom Bar will be our new meeting spot,

starting with this months meeting which is THIS WEDNESDAY at 7pm!

We will be holding elections. Please email us for more info if interested in a position and attend the meeting .

Boardroom Bar

3343 NE 32nd St
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
(727) 466-7149
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
June 10, 2014

Celebrate International Surfing Day with Surfrider Foundation Broward Chapter

isdCelebrate International Surfing Day

with Surfrider Foundation Broward Chapter

Day: Friday, June 20, 2014

Time: 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Place: Boardroom Bar

3343 NE 32nd St  Fort Lauderdale, Florida 
(727) 466-7149

Surf Movie, Raffle, Surfboard Raffle, 1/2 price drinks

International Surfing Day began in 2005 by the efforts of Surfing Magazine and Surfrider Foundation to give surfers from around the world a day to celebrate their sport and give back to the oceans and beaches.

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May 29, 2014

Barefoot Beach Cleanup & Celebration June 28th!

Join us on June 28th for the Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project!

WHAT: The Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project, now in its eighth year, helps keep beaches, rivers and lakes across America “barefoot friendly.” In 2014, Barefoot Wine and the Surfrider Foundation, along with community volunteers, are embarking on a tour of 15 cleanups nationwide, stopping in Lauderdale by the Sea, FL.

Following the cleanup, volunteers 21+ are invited to attend a Surfrider-hosted celebration featuring Barefoot Wine and surf-inspired fare.

WHO: Barefoot Wine, fun, flavorful and affordable wines and bubblies Broward County Surfrider Chapter, a nonprofit organization focusing on the Hold On To Your Butt campaign aimed at eliminating cigarette butt litter and pollution because of the impact on beaches and the ocean

When: Saturday, June 28, 2014

Beach Cleanup: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Celebration: 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

WHERE: Outside Aruba’s Beach Cafe
1 Commercial Blvd.
Lauderdale by the Sea, FL                             
Look for the Surfrider tent!                                                              

EVENT COST: Free and open to the public!

Click here to RSVP!!

 

February 23, 2014

March Meeting – Wednesday, March 26, 2014 7:00 PM

 We have plenty of fun and exciting events, outreach plans and campaigns coming up so please come join us!

Join us every third Wednesday of each month for Broward County Surfrider Chapter Meeting / Social

Day: Third  Wednesday of the Month

Date: March 26, 2014

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Pompano

THE HOG

147 S Cypress Rd, Pompano Beach FL 33060

(At SW 1st Ct)

(954) 590-8342

Directions

 

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December 10, 2013

Flash Mob Beach Cleanup!

Flash mob beach cleanup in Broward County coming to your local beach! Leave a comment on our Facebook page or tweet #flashmobbeachclean for the hookup!

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August 30, 2013

We need YOU!

The Broward Chapter is on the lookout for new volunteers! We are seeking a Volunteer Coordinator and CORE volunteers. CORE Volunteers help keep our chapter kicking- they table events, pick up trash, coordinate events, solicit donations, recruit new members and much more! To find out how you can get involved, email Chair Chelsea Wilder today!!

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