Found styrofoam at a D.C. restaurant, food truck, or takeout place?Report it via the link below and D.C.'s Department of Energy and the Environment will contact the business about complying with the ban. (You are required to submit only the business name and address.) It's mobile friendly, too!
Report styrofoam here: http://doee.dc.gov/node/1087982
Meet the Surfrider Foundation's Environmental Director, Pete Stauffer, at the D.C. Chapter's November meeting this Wednesday. He'll talk about current environmental initiatives around the country and specifically in the Mid-Atlantic, including proposed offshore drilling.
Hear about the chapter's other initiatives regarding the upcoming Styrofoam ban in D.C., recap of the chapter's OBX surf trip, and upcoming plastic bottle and cigarette butt campaigns.
All are welcome to attend, including non-members! We'll grab drinks and snacks after the meeting at a local watering hole.
What: D.C. Chapter's November Meeting
Where: Patagonia Georgetown, 1048 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20007 (Google Map)
When: Wednesday, November 4, 7pm
Who: All are welcome to attend, including non-members!
RSVP on Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/D-C-Surfrider-Chapter/events/226524725/
NEW LOCATION: Patagonia Georgetown!
It's time for the chapter's monthly meeting! All are welcome, whether you're a Surfrider member or not.
We'll be talking about the Fall OBX surf trip, DC's styrofoam ban, and activism opportunities. Come hang with your Surfrider buddies, talk waves, and grab a beer with everyone after the meeting!
RSVP on Meetup: RSVP
Photo credit: Rachel Patterson
TIME CHANGE: we’re now meeting at 8pm.
On Wednesday, September 2nd, join the DC Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation for updates and information about upcoming volunteer opportunities, surf trips, and ways to care for our oceans and waterways. Meeting starts at 7pm on the second floor of the Lululemon store in Georgetown. See you there!
Where: Lululemon Georgetown (Google Maps)
When: Wednesday, September 2, 8pm
Who: open to all, including non-members
Do you surf and live in DC? There’s a rare surf event happening in DC tonight, August 21.
The Surfing Heritage and Culture Center organized a Luau tonight to honor Endless Summer: https://surfingheritage.webconnex.com/SHACCNationalLuau
Lots of surf legends in attendance:
Bruce Brown, Robert August, Mike Hynson, Bob Bagley, Paul Strauch, Joey Cabell, Greg Noll, Fred Hemmings, Tom Morey (inventor of the Morey Bogey Board), PT Townend, Henry Ford, Jerricho Poppler, Mimi Munro,Bill Yerkes, Peter Pan, Dick Catri, Tony Caramanico, and Sean Slater.
Wingnut is the MC! Wingnut!
There is a silent and live auction with lots of boards and a Robert August Costa Rica Experience! Crew from Endless Summer will be on stage chatting about the movie.