Romancing the Creek 2013

Once again, our biggest event of the season is almost upon us!

February 23 is the date of the cleanup, so be sure to stop by Peninsula Yacht Club at 10:00 AM and join in!

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Spring Cleanup Flyer

Below you can find a flyer for Redwood City’s ┬áSpring Cleanup. which is coming up on Sunday, April 20.

Don’t forget to meet us there and join us for our cleanup at the same time!

Spring Cleanup

 

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Romancing the Creek Aftermath

Romancing the Creek went over wonderfully this past weekend, 100+ people showed up, and we netted almost a ton of garbage from the creek!

There was also press there, and we got published in both the San Jose Mercury News and the San Mateo County Times! Below is a link to the online slideshow from the San Jose Mercury.

http://www.mercurynews.com/san-mateo-county-times/ci_19995731

Send in any videos, pictures, or whatever other stuff related to the event!

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Romancing the Creek!

Our title event, Romancing the Creek is February 18, at 9 o’clock in the morning!

In years passed we have collected almost 4,000 lbs in a matter of two hours, so it’s going to be a big day! We will have continental┬ábreakfast, music, and lunch for those participating!

Gloves and pluckers will be provided, so be sure to bring your enthusiasm, your friends, and your work boots!

We’ll be meeting at PYC – 1536 Maple st; we’d love to see you there!

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2012 Clean-up list is here!

This is the list of our scheduled clean-ups for 2012. Please come and join us, we will be providing pluckers, gloves, bags, & boats! Help fulfill your New Year’s resolution this Thursday. We’ll be meeting at the PYC, so bring your friends!

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Thursday, January 12 at 3pm

Saturday, February 18 at 9am

Tuesday, March 13 at 4pm

Saturday, April 28 at 9am*

Thursday, May 10 at 6pm

Wednesday, June 13 at 6pm

Wednesday, July 11 at 6pm

Wednesday, August 8 at 6pm

Saturday, September 15 at 9am*

Thursday, October 18 at 3pm

Tuesday, November 6 at 3pm

Saturday, December 8 at 9am

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Questions?

1-(415)-699-3511 -David

EDIT: Febuary 18 at 9am is our title event, Romancing the Creek! Forgot to mention that, sorry.

Also, the April and September clean-ups will be in conjunction with city events, April will be part of the Earth Day city clean-up and September will be part of Redwood City Coastal Clean-up. Both will meet at Public Works, 1400 Broadway, Redwood City.

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August 18th – Next Creek Cleaning Event

August 18th at 5:30 is the next creek cleaning event. Come and bring friends. The more the merrier!

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Next Event July 7th at 4pm

Carla reports that they spent a lovely afternoon with 3 other people cleaning up the slough by Redwood Creek on Tuesday June 7th. They went out with Creekmaster Dave McCallum in his boats. The group picked up 120 pounds of garbage. They found a turtle shell, a Geocache container, and a message in a bottle. The plan is to do it again next month, July 7 at 4 pm. Gather at the Peninsula Yacht Club. Hopefully more people will join them next time!

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Looking for volunteers!

Please join us starting at 4pm on Tuesday, June 7th. When will we be done? When we finish cleaning!

Steinberg Slough needs your help. We expect it to take about 12 man hours to clean the more people who come the faster we can get the job done. If you can only come for one or two hours that also helps.

Please meet us at the front of the Peninsula Yacht Club (1536 Maple St., Redwood City, CA 94063). Bring boots, gloves and clothes that can get dirty. We will be going out in dinghy’s and cleaning Steinberg Slough.

RSVP’s are especially welcome. Register on our site and RSVP by using the comments.

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Romancing the Creek in the news

Romancing the Creek and Save the Bay in Redwood City Patch feature.

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