Bedhead Pajamas is giving 15 percent of its new 2012 summer collection "The Sea" to Heal the Bay. Shop in-store until "The Sea" collection has sold out. Artist Kim MacConnel designed BedHead's window display using recycled trash picked up from the beach.
DudaArt presents the "Blue Aquarium" series debut at Le Cellier. A percentage of the proceeds will benefit Heal the Bay. Artist Mary T. Duda will be there to sign her work. "Saxophonist Extraordinaire" Don Bell and and "Songbird" Summer Rona will perform and special French-Vietnamese appetit/wine pairings will be served. There will also be a raffle drawing and prize giveaways.
Why aren't there more African-American surfers? White Wash explores the complexity of race in America through the eyes of the ocean via the history of African Americans and water culture from slavery, civil rights wade-ins to surfing in contemporary times at sites in Santa Monica and Southern California.
Two celebrated writers deeply influenced by the riparian and other landscapes of the American West will read from their work and explore how storytelling – in the tradition of Thoreau and Emerson – can give voice to natural resources.
*Volunteers must be at least 12 years old or accompanied by an adult. PLEASE NOTE that anyone under the age of 18 must have a liability waiver signed by their parent or guardian in order to participate in these events. Both the English and Spanish waiver can be obtained in advance from www.healthebay.org/waivers.