Info

Surfrider Foundation Eastern Long Island Chapter
Phone
203.517.8744
Email
Website
Location

Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton, NY

Date

Aug 01 2018

Time

7:00 pm - 9:35 pm

Cost

$20

Age

All

Surf Movie Night XVI — The Seawolf

The Surfrider Foundation Eastern Long Island Chapter announces Surf Movie Night XVI at Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton, on Wednesday, August 1 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Tickets $20
  • Movie:  THE SEAWOLFand other shorts
  • Hosted by Andy Brosnan
  • Silent Auction and Raffle Prizes
  • Carolyn Munaco designedSurf Movie Night T-Shirts courtesy of Hamptons Surf Company
  • Blue Water Task Force by Mara Dias and Robin Grathwohl, sponsored by Dave Bofill Marina
  • Ocean Friendly Gardens by Tony Piazza/Piazza Horticultural and LVIS
  • Strawless Summer/Rise Above Plastics by Colleen Henn
  • Beach Creatures Touch Tank

Proceeds from the event will benefit the Surfrider Foundation Eastern Long Island Chapter’s Clean Water Programs.  Surf Movie Night XVI sponsors include Bridgehampton National Bank, Bulgin and AssociatesHamptons Surf Company, Reilly Architectural and Dave Bofill Marine.

SURF MOVIE NIGHT XVI will feature THE SEAWOLF, an artistic piece of cinematography about winter surfing, created and directed by Ben Gulliver.  THE SEAWOLF  follows eight surfers on a two-year journey, as they travelled to the furthest corners of the globe including Scotland, Iceland, Norway, Faroe Islands, New Zealand, California, and Canada. Eight surfers are featured on a two-year journey : Balaram Stack, Chippa Wilson, Noah Wegrich, Noah Cohen, Josh Mulcoy, Cam Richards and Oliver Kurtz and the Canadian pro surfer Pete Devries.

Surfrider Foundation’s mission is the protection and enjoyment of oceans, waves and beaches through a powerful activist network. The Eastern Long Island Chapter has been a strong advocate of public access and environmental preservation along our shoreline from Montauk Point to Moriches Inlet for over 15 years. Staffed by a dedicated team of volunteers, the grass roots chapter works with every level of government on resolving many important coastal issues.  In addition, dozens of beach cleanups, educational programs, and dune plantings have been done with local students and community members.

Proceeds from the evening will benefit the Surfrider Foundation Eastern Long Island Chapter’s Clean Water Programs including Ocean Friendly GardensRise Above PlasticsOcean Friendly Restaurants and the Blue Water Task Force water quality-monitoring program which tests and reports on 50 local beach and freshwater sampling sites. The program provides critical data to residents and decision-makers to inform on health and safety issues pertaining to bacteria and other contaminants.

Hosted by Andy Brosnan, the event will feature interactive courtyard exhibits highlighting chapter programs and initiatives, a raffle and silent auction as well as other short surf films.  An all ages event, this is a great family tradition and serves as the primary clean water fundraiser for the chapter.

Tickets, which are $20, are available at Eventbrite and at Guild Hall, 158 Main Street, East Hampton, on the night of the event.

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