Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

Volunteer to win Jack Johnson tickets

Posted by admin on July 23rd, 2014 under Art & Music, Beach Preservation, Events, Features  •  No Comments

Aloha Friends,

We are excited to announce two great opportunities for you to help us achieve our mission of protecting the North Shore while also giving yourself the chance to win two free tickets to Jack Johnson’s upcoming concerts at the Waikiki Shell on August 1st and 2nd.

Pūpūkea Paumalū Community Stewardship:
Please join us on July [...]

Join our Sandy Beach Cleanup on Saturday, July 19 at 10:00am - 12:00pm

Posted by admin on July 14th, 2014 under Beach Cleanups, Events, Hawaii, beach cleanup  •  No Comments

Join Surfrider Foundation Oahu Chapter, RevoluSun, and Hawaii Ecotourism Association this Saturday for a Sandy Beach Cleanup. Sign-ins beginning at 9:45 with awesome tshirts (see profile picture for design) going out to the first 100 volunteers. Spread the word, bring a group, and help us educate and reduce plastic use in Hawai`i!

Check out our Ocean Friendly Gardens Program & partnership with Permablitz!

Posted by admin on July 8th, 2014 under Events, Features  •  No Comments

Aloha Surfriders, we are excited to announce that our Ocean Friendly Gardens (OFG) program is joining forces with Permablitz. This amazing partnership will address pertinent issues of stormwater runoff, urban sustainability, and local food security. We are looking to sponsor a dedicated surfrider veteran for the upcoming Permaculture workshop from late July through early August [...]

Support Bill 40 & Please submit testimony

Posted by admin on June 5th, 2014 under Events, Features, Hawaii, Rise Above Plastics  •  No Comments

Pass Bill 40, which bans disposable polystyrene foam food containers and requires vendors to use compostable material, SIGN THE PETITION
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JUNE 21st - INTERNATIONAL SURFING DAY

Posted by admin on June 1st, 2014 under Beach Cleanups, Events, Hawaii  •  No Comments

INTERNATIONAL SURFING DAY BEACH CLEANUP ON JUNE 21st
In celebration of International Surfing Day (ISD), Surfrider Oahu Chapter will kick off the summer by hosting a beach cleanup at Diamond Head with First Hawaiian Bank, on Saturday, June 21st, 9:30am-11:30am.  Lunch, prizes and entertainment will be provided afterward at Kapiolani Park from 12:00-1:00pm.
Founded by the Surfrider Foundation and SURFING Magazine, ISD unites wave-riders [...]

Happy Independence Day!

Posted by admin on May 11th, 2014 under Beach Cleanups, Beach Preservation, Events, Hawaii  •  No Comments

A Tale of Two Futures:
The Choice Is Ours

As we celebrate Independence Day this weekend, we hope you will support our Two Futures campaign to move our state toward more energy independence.  Hawaii is at a crossroads, and we have a choice to determine what kind of energy future we want.
Do we stick with the status [...]

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, 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 [...]

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! Join us on Wednesday, June 4th at Paki Hale, 6:30pm-8:30pm

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

Get involved with Surfrider Oahu! Join us this Wednesday, June 4th at Paki Hale, from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.  The Paki Hale is located at  3840 Paki Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96815.  We will be reviewing our upcoming events, beach cleanups, and upcoming legislative efforts.
This month, our special guest is Dolan Eversole, he is NOAA’s Sea Grant Coastal [...]