Celebrate Earth Day 2012 with Assemblymember Jerry Hill Saturday, April 21, in Pacifica
Earth Day activities abound in San Mateo County
with a roster that includes beach cleanups, restoration projects and an
afternoon of celebration in Pacifica. Assemblymember Jerry Hill will be
on hand to welcome participants at Linda Mar Beach.
Here’s information about how you can join the fun:
Pacifica’s Earth Day 2012 Celebration
Assemblymember Hill joins the Pacific Beach Coalition, U.S.
Congresswoman Jackie Speier, San Mateo County Supervisor Don Horsley,
Pacifica Mayor Pete DeJarnatt, noted sea turtle experts Dr. Wallace J.
Nichols and Dr. Chris Pincetich, and more at Linda Mar Beach. Pacifica’s
Earth Day 2012 Celebration, called “Be Turtley Cool, Take Action,” is
dedicated to the sea turtle. When: 9 - 11:30 a.m. The day’s activities begin with beach cleanups and restoration work at 9 a.m. Visit the Pacific Beach Coalition’s website (www.pacificabeachcoalition.org/) for information about registration, specific locations and tips for volunteers.
a.m. - 3:30 p.m. The celebration begins at 11:30 a.m. Welcome by
Assemblymember Hill at 11:45 a.m. Other highlights include the
presentation of Earth Hero Awards by Congresswoman Speier, music by Jim
Ocean, Ian and the Humpbacks and Haunted by Heroes. Participants are
asked to bring a reusable cup or water bottle to the celebration, which
is a zero-waste event.
Where: Pacifica State Beach, (Linda Mar Beach), Highway 1 at Linda Mar Boulevard.
San Mateo County Department of Parks’ Earth Day Activities
San Mateo County Parks celebrates Earth Day with seven events this coming weekend. Visit the department’s Earth Day 2012
page for more information including registration requirements, specific
locations, meeting times and places for volunteers, and other tips on
what to wear and what to bring. Saturday, April 21
Mirada Surf, West: 9 a.m. - noon
San Pedro Valley County Park: 9 a.m. - noon
Edgewood County Park and Natural Preserve: 9 a.m. - noon
San Bruno Mountain Park: 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Huddart County Park: 8:30 am - 3 pm
Edgewood Park and Natural Preserve: 9 a.m. to noon
Sunday, April 22Coyote Point Recreation Area:10:30 a.m. Bay land cleanup
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