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VA’s 1st OFG!!!

vabeach   27 October, 2015   No Comments on VA’s 1st OFG!!!

On Saturday, October 10 we teamed up with Seatack Elementary to create Virginia’s first Ocean Friendly Garden! Ocean Friendly Gardens focus on CPR: conservation, permeability and retention. The previous space was overgrown and flooded easily. Now, with the help of students, faculty, staff, parents and the community, there is a pesticide free garden full of local plants!! Stay tuned for… Read more »

Say NO to Offshore Drilling in Virginia!


Please sign our petition asking the Virginia Beach City Council to join local business and community leaders by issuing a formal statement opposing drilling off the Virginia coastline. Offshore oil and gas drilling poses a direct threat to the environment and economy of the City of Virginia Beach. Oil and gas development would require seismic surveys, drilling operations, oil… Read more »

Win this Surfboard!


We will be raffling this surfboard off at the end of summer. This is a custom 9’0” Virginia Beach Surfrider board locally shaped by Steve Morris of Longrider Surf Company. Board bag and fins included! Tickets are available online for $5 each at the link below. You DO NOT have to be present to win! Local pickup is required. We… Read more »

Movie Night on Saturday!


Just a reminder that our next movie night is this Saturday, May 30 at DeWitt Cottage (1113 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach) beginning at 6:00pm!! Bring your beach chairs and blankets along with your family and friends, and watch some surf flicks with us under the stars! This event is FREE and open to ALL AGES! We will have $3 beers,… Read more »