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September Events & Volunteering Roundup

By Susannah Black
August 30, 2016

September is always a huge BOP month – and this year is no exception!  Join us for any or all of the following events, and go here for volunteering opportunities; as always, email us at restore at nyharbor dot org with any questions.

Oyster Sign

September 8: First day of School! Welcome back to all Harbor School students and BOP Middle Schoolers!

September 10, noon-midnight: Flagship Brewing Company’s Oystoberfest

Flagship Brewing Company, 40 Minthorn Street, Staten Island

September 16: New York Harbor Regatta & Regatta Bash! 

*There’s still time to get your tickets to NY’s biggest charity regatta and best beach party! Go here!*

September 17, 3 pm- 8 pm: Brooklyn Oyster Riot

Brooklyn Bridge Park, John Street Section

September 17, 2:30 pm: Rockaway Oyster Fest

Thai Rock (Party Boat), 375 Beach 92nd Street, Queens

September 19, noon-4 pm: Harbor Estuary Program listening session & youth environmental summit

Governors Island

Participate in discussions that inform the revision of HEP’s Action Agenda; network; identify student initiated actions. High school students & groups Register here!

September 18, 1 pm-5 pm: Taste Williamsburg/Greenpoint

East River State Park, Brooklyn

We’ll be collecting shells; go here for tickets and enter Ticket Code TASTECOMMUNITY30!

Check the New York Oyster Week site for an up-t0-the-minute list of upcoming events – at many of which, we’ll be collecting shells!