Central Florida Chapter

The Surfrider Foundation is a grassroots, non-profit, environmental organization that works to protect our oceans, waves, and beaches. Founded in 1984, Surfrider Foundation’s most important coastal environmental work is carried out by Surfrider Foundation’s 60 chapters located along the East, West, Gulf, Puerto Rican, and Hawaiian coasts. More Details
October 12, 2014

My Beach Art Show

My Beach Art Show

This is the inaugural MY BEACH art show sponsored by the Central Florida Surfrider / CFL Surfrider Foundation and “Vote YES on 1″.

Event Details:

Date and Time: Saturday October 18, 7:00pm

Venue:   Spacebar  2428 E Robinson St, Orlando FL 32803

Artists Heather Renken, Robert Kaplinger, André Greppi (Dres13), Scott Donald, Robert Amoruso, Ross Purvis, Joe Adamson, Pam Treadwell, Maria Bolton-Joubert aka Hurricana Maria, & More.

The show is sponsored by Lagunitas Brewery
Music provided by Dj RED i and Gabe Gomez music

The Central Florida Surfrider / CFL Surfrider Foundation will be selling raffle tickets to win a Surfboard from Shaped by Jim Dunlop winner of the 7th annual Shape Off at Surf Expo. It is a replica of a 1970′s Yancy Spencer board. The drawing we be held at the end of Surf Expo January 2015. Obviously you do not need to be present to win.

We will also be debuting the new original “PLASTIC IS NOT OK” t shirt. Great for wearing to the grocery store.  Mens and Ladies tees available.

T-shirt sales and raffle ticket sales all go to Central Florida Surfrider. No less then 50% of each piece of art sold will got to Surfrider.  Some artists are donating 100%.

All Florida Surfrider Foundation Chapters are backing YES on amendment 1.

The “YES on 1″ after party will be going on until 2 in the morning.

October 8, 2014

October Chapter Meeting (Wednesday 10/08/14 at 6:30pm)

We will be holding our September meeting on Wednesday 10/08/14 at 6:30 pm (details below).

NOTE: This is a new day (Wednesday)  and time (6:30pm)

Open to guests as well as members.  Please come out and hear what we have upcoming.

 

Topics:

  • October 18th – Central Florida Chapter’s first Art Show/Fund Raiser!  The show is titled “My Beach” and will feature local artists, great tunes, and good beer.
  • H.R 1948 – what is happening and what Surfrider is doing about it. Take action to help us defeat a proposed bill that will degrade our water quality.
  • Plus much more.
 

Details:

Date/Time:   Wednesday 10/8/14 at 6:30pm

Location:     Spacebar – 2428 E. Robinson St., Orlando, FL

                    (407) 228-0804

September 2, 2014

Surf Expo (Sep 4 – 6)

Orlando 2014 Surf Expo

http://www.surfexpo.com/

August 5, 2014

August Chapter Meeting 8/8/14 at 7:30pm

 

We will be holding our August meeting on Friday 8/8/14 at 7:30 pm (details below).

Open to guests as well as members.  Please come out and hear what we have upcoming.

 

Topics:

  • We will be discussing our events for the Summer. There will be something for Everyone!
  • H.R 1948 – what is happening and what Surfrider is doing about it. Take action to help us defeat a proposed bill that will degrade our water quality.
  • Plus much more.
 

Details:

Date/Time:   Friday 8/8/14 at 7:30pm

Location:     Spacebar – 2428 E. Robinson St., Orlando, FL

                    (407) 228-0804

The monthly meetings are always on the Second Friday of the each month (same time and place).  So you can mark your calendar.

 

Want to help:

We are always looking for Volunteers!  If you wish to help in any way – big or small, please contact:

  • kaplinger@hotmail.com
  • Kevin Anderson treasurer@centralflorida.surfrider.org
  • Tim Orrange chair@centralflroida.surfrider.org
July 11, 2014

No July Meeting

There will be no July General Meeting

Surfrider Central Florida
We will be taking a break for the month of July. Next meeting is 8/8/14

Any questions/ideas or concenrns, please contact:
 kaplinger@hotmail.com , Kevin Anderson treasurer@centralflorida.surfrider.org or Tim Orrange chair@centralflroida.surfrider.org

H.R 1948 - what is happening and what Surfrider is doing about it. Take action to help us defeat a proposed bill that will degrade our water quality.

NOTE: Starting in April, the monthly meeting will moved from the first Friday of the month to the Second Friday of the month.

Next Meeting is 8/8/14@ 7:30
at
Spacebar - 2428 E. Robinson St., Orlando, FL.

(407) 228-0804

June 12, 2014

June Meeting

Surfrider Central Florida

We will be holding our June meeting Friday 6/13/14. Please come out and hear what we have upcoming.

We will be discussing our events for the Summer. There will be something for Everyone!

We will be screening the movie Cycle of Insanity – come learn how you can protect Central Florida’s vital waterways.

Volunteers are needed!

please contact kaplinger@hotmail.com , Kevin Anderson treasurer@centralflorida.surfrider.org or Tim Orrange chair@centralflroida.surfrider.org

H.R 1948 – what is happening and what Surfrider is doing about it. Take action to help us defeat a proposed bill that will degrade our water quality.

Plus much more.
We are going to have a busy May and need your help planning.

NOTE: Starting in April, the monthly meeting will moved from the first Friday of the month to the Second Friday of the month.

Meeting is 6/13/14@ 7:30
at
Spacebar – 2428 E. Robinson St., Orlando, FL.

(407) 228-0804

 

May 10, 2014

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April 25, 2014

Trash Bash 2014

Come join Central Florida Surfrider  Foundation, Keep Brevard Beautiful  &  A Day Away Kayak tours….. We are going to be cleaning up at Haul Over Canal at the Canaveral National Seashore this Saturday April 26th 2014. 
The way this works is, Saturday Morning you come on out to Haul Over Canal, you can check in at the Bairs Cove Boat Ramp. There you will receive a bucket and a picker and given an area to clean up … once that is done you then come on over to the other side of the canal, check in with Central Florida Surfider Foundation and A Day Away Kayak tours, complete your waiver and safety briefing then you can ride in pairs to clean up on the canal from the kayaks!!!! This event is from 8 AM to Noon…and the kayaks rides are free… *note we encourage family’s to participate!
If you want to know more about taking kayak tours with family , friends  and maybe as a team building activity  contact our friends at A Day Away Kayak Tours … they have all kinds of great tours and great prices to!
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April 16, 2014

Come see us at the 9th annual Central Florida Earth Day!

The 9th annual Central Florida Earth Day!
Presented by Vegetarians of Central Florida

Central Florida Earth Day 2014
Saturday, April 19, 2014 • 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Lake Eola Park (east side)

195 N. Rosalind Avenue
Orlando, FL 32801

Please join us for the 9th annual Central Florida Earth Day, the largest
and longest-running Earth Day festival in Central Florida!

April 9, 2014

April Meeting Friday 4/11/14

April Meeting Friday 4/11/14

Surfrider Central Florida will be holding our April meeting Friday 4/11/14. Please come out and hear what we have upcoming. 

We will be discussing our new direction in efforts to help keep Orlando’s restaurants greencome hear how you can make an impact in the area just by urging your favorite restaurants to think about their practices.
 
Volunteers are needed for the 
2014 Indian River Festival. We need some Volunteers this weekend for tabling event and free kayak rider and kayak clean up on the inter coastal at Sand Point Park in Titusville!!! *note Sunday is their annual Rubber Duck race as well and plenty of SEAFOOD!

please contact 
kaplinger@hotmail.com to volunteer

H.R 1948 - what is happening and what Surfrider is doing about it. Take action to help us defeat a proposed bill that will degrade our water quality.

Plus much more. We are going to have a busy April to commemorate Earth Day and need your help planning.

NOTE: Starting in April, the monthly meeting will move from the first Friday of the month to the Second Friday of the month.

Meeting is 4/11/14@ 7:30
at
Spacebar - 2428 E. Robinson St., Orlando, FL.

(407) 228-0804

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