June 7, 2011

International Surfing Day – June 20th

The Mendocino County Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation will be hosting a beach clean up and surf paddle out at Big River State Beach on Monday, June 20th to celebrate the 7th Annual International Surfing Day.

Location: Big River (meet at the bottom of the stairs next to the volleyball courts on the beach’s north side

Time: 3 – 7:00 p.m.

Event Details/Activities: Beach clean up, surf paddle out, Taiko drumming, cool prizes for participating. Bring a picnic lunch or dinner and a warm wetsuit if you want to play in the ocean.

Contact: Walt or Jackie @ 707-367-2552 or mendocino@surfrider.org

June 5, 2011

Surfrider Minutes – June 4th, 2011

Meeting place: Walt and Jackie’s

Present: Kim, Kevin, Pam, Mark, Jackie, Walt, Victoria, Dave

Minutes of previous meeting approved.

Treasurer’s report – Jackie – $2578. balance in account. Voted and approved: Jackie to transfer our account to Mendo-Lake Credit Union, to avoid monthly service charge (newly imposed by B of A). If necessary, Jackie is authorized to use our debit card for a small monthly withdrawal until such time as account is transferred.

Membership – Walt for Julie – Currently we have 51 members.

Committee Reports

Blue Water Task Force – Victoria – Water testing has resumed. All tests OK so far.

Smugglers Cove – Walt for John – Statements are being collected from people who use the access.

Chapter Conference delegates – no volunteers at this time. Conference is in Ventura, Aug 26-28

International Surfing Day Monday June 20th – 3:00 to 7:00 at Big River.
Beach cleanup (Walt will organize bags for trash)
Paddle out
Drumming group – Jackie – to begin around 5:00

Suggestion: Beach cleanup at Blues on July 5th – No committee.

NEXT MEETING: Sat., Sept. 10, 4:00, Walt & Jackie’s

June 1, 2011

Surfrider meeting agenda

Surfrider Mtg. and Pot Luck Mixer
Saturday June 4, 2011 @ 4:00 pm

4:00 pm   Welcome /Opening Comments
• Announcements and Correspondence
• Agenda additions & changes

Review /Acceptance last meeting minutes

Organizational Reports
• Treasurer’s report  – Jackie
• Membership – Julie

4:10 Committee Reports
• Blue Water Task Force-Jack C, Rodney, Victoria
• Coastal Access and Enhancement
• Virgin Creek – Bob
• Smugglers Cove-  John W

4:30 Old Business

5:00 New Business
• Authorize bank account activity to avoid service charges – Jackie
• Chapter Conference delegates Ventura August 26-28, 2011- Walt. all
• International Surfing Day  Monday June 20th 2011 – Walt, all
• July 5th Beach Clean Up – Jackie, all

5:30 Open discussion

5:40 Closing Comment
• Schedule next meeting