Archive for the ‘Hawaii’ Category

A huge Mahalo to all the volunteers who attended our Kahuku Beach Cleanup in partnership with Sustainable Coastlines & Kupu

Posted by admin on April 6th, 2014 under Beach Cleanups, Events, Features, Hawaii, beach cleanup  •  No Comments

Join the Surfrider Foundation Oahu Chapter as we partner with Kupu, Sustainable Coastlines and Ki’ele for an Earth Day Mauka to Makai Cleanup 2014.  We will be cleaning Kahuku Beach on April 19th, 2014 from 9am to 11:30am.  Please park at Kahuku High School, cross the highway and walk to Puulana St. (as you follow [...]

Hooray! HB 2554 has been deferred

Posted by admin on March 27th, 2014 under Beach Preservation, Features, Hawaii, Protecting Special Places  •  No Comments

We have great news from our friends at the Save our Kaka’ako Coalition.  Please read below for their email blast :

Horray!, HB 2554 has been deferred by the Senate Hawaiian Affairs committee. I believe it was because of strong, and at times, passionate testimony. Friends of Kewalos placed a 12 inch stack of petitions from 2006 till now, right [...]

Join us on March 22nd from 10am to 12pm at Kailua Beach Park for a World Water Day Beach Cleanup!

Posted by admin on March 11th, 2014 under Beach Cleanups, Events, Hawaii, beach cleanup  •  No Comments

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Attend our Rain Garden Workshop on Thursday, February 27th from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the Capitol One 360 Cafe in Waikiki & Rain Garden Build on Saturday March 1st

Posted by admin on February 1st, 2014 under Events, Hawaii, Uncategorized  •  No Comments

Hui o Koolaupoko and Surfrider Foundation will be presenting a Rain Garden Workshop on Thursday, February 27th from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the Capitol One 360 Cafe in Waikiki (1958 Kalakaua Ave.) followed by a rain garden build on Saturday, March 1st from 9:00 am - noonish in Kailua.
The workshop will cover all aspects of [...]

Get involved with Surfrider Oahu! Every first Wednesday of the month at Paki Hale, 6:30pm

Posted by admin on February 1st, 2014 under Events, Features, Hawaii, Meeting, Uncategorized  •  No Comments

Come get involved with the Surfrider Foundation!  Join us every first WEDNESDAY, for the monthly Oahu Chapter General Meeting from 6:30pm - 8:30pm at Paki Hale, 3840 Paki Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96815.
We will be going over all of our upcoming events and look to see you there.  All are welcome! Also, please carpool as parking is [...]

Support for HB 325, Hawai’i State Smoking Ban, needed now!

Posted by admin on January 20th, 2014 under Beach Preservation, Features, Hawaii, Uncategorized  •  No Comments

Surfrider Foundation, Oahu Chapter Would Like to Wish You A Happy New Year!

Posted by admin on January 2nd, 2014 under Features, Hawaii, News, Uncategorized  •  No Comments

Happy New Year to our Surfrider ohana - all our members, volunteers and partners. We are so grateful for all that you do to support Surfrider and we want to send a big Mahalo to all those that contributed to our many causes this year. We had some incredible successes and many memorable [...]

SAVE LANIAKEA (LANI’S): STOP THE BARRICADE! Come join our Save Lani’s Rally on Sun., 12/1, from 10-2 and help stop the barricades! No one should block off beach access!

Posted by admin on October 26th, 2013 under Beach Access, Hawaii, Uncategorized  •  No Comments

Come join our Save Lani’s Rally on Sun., 12/8, from 10-2 and help stop the barricades! No one should block off beach access!
SAVE LANIAKEA (LANI’S): STOP THE BARRICADE !

The problem: In a misguided effort to reduce traffic, the Hawaii Dep’t of Transportation (DOT) is planning to barricade the Laniakea Support Park, preventing all parking on [...]

New documentary “Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch,” at Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF) on Thursday., 10/17, at 6:00 pm - Dole Cannery Theaters

Posted by admin on October 11th, 2013 under Art & Music, Events, Hawaii, Parties  •  No Comments

As part of Surfrider’s Rise Above Plastics month, we are pleased to support the new documentary “Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch,” which premiers at the Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF) on Thur., 10/17, at Dole Cannery Theaters at6:00pm.  Surfrider will be doing a Q&A with the director Angela Sun right after the film and hosting [...]

Sand Island Beach Bleanup - Saturday September 21st, 9:30am to noon

Posted by admin on September 13th, 2013 under Beach Cleanups, Events, Hawaii, beach cleanup  •  No Comments