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Heal the Bay Supersizes Earth Day

Join thousands of Earth-minded Angelenos this weekend (April 21-22) for beach clean ups and family-friendly activities organized by Heal the Bay.

Seeking to show the Earth some love this Earth Day? Join thousands of Earth-minded Angelenos this weekend (April 21-22) for beach clean ups and family-friendly activities organized by Heal the Bay.

  • Santa Monica Beach, Nothin’ But Sand Cleanup April 21, 10 a.m.-noon Ian Somerhalder, star of The Vampire Diaries, will be joining the cleanup in collaboration with the California Coastal Commission, Heal the Bay and Whole Foods Market on the “Get Dirty Where You Live, Work & Play” Earth Day 2012 Initiative.
  • Surfrider Beach, Malibu, Kayak and Beach Cleanup April 22, 9-11 a.m. Representatives from REI will be leading the kayak cleanup and offering kayaking tips, while Heal the Bay will manage the beach cleanup.
  • Santa Monica Pier Aquarium, April 21-22, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. The weekend-long festivities feature special Earth Day presentations and activities for all ages and an offer of free admission to everyone who cleans the beach.

MORE: To view a map of event sites throughout Southern California, visit www.healthebay.org/earth-day

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Elizabeth April 18, 2012 at 11:25 PM
I agree... But I do welcome them... So we can try to educate them on our stance. I'm betting most of the people who show up for the clean up have no idea what heal the bay is supporting. Let's take the opportunity this event offers to try to bring them to our side! http://www.facebook.com/events/208893969221600/
Elizabeth April 18, 2012 at 11:28 PM
Pleaded join us at malibu on Sunday at 9 am to protest the bulldozing of the malibu lagoon. Help us save the lagoon ... There is no better way to spend earth day then saving this special place! http://www.facebook.com/events/208893969221600/
hellwood April 19, 2012 at 03:19 AM
@David Thanks for posting these very important FACTS that people here in Malibu need to be aware of.
David Armstead April 19, 2012 at 03:43 AM
Thank you Jessica, The Why Support Heal the Bay was not directed at the Patch it was a question for the people who read the patch and support Heal the Bay. The Patch is a wonderful place for interactive news, information, and exchange of differing views.
David W. Steinman April 25, 2012 at 04:38 AM
Dave While I generally support Heal the Bay, I think they are wrong when it comes to the Malibu Lagoon. I will support you in your efforts and hope you will support me as well in my quest to become first Green in Congress. I would be happy to talk to you more about this issue. You can reach me at steinman2012@gmail.com!

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