September 4, 2008 | 1 Comment

Friday, Oct. 10, 6 p.m. You can surf earlier in the day.

But you have to show up at the Wharfinger at 6 p.m. for food, fun, drink and discussion about the future of Surfrider Foundation Humboldt Chapter (let’s just call it “Surfrider Humboldt” for short, shall we?)!

(Last year on this date, we were looking at light south winds and a swell running about 11 at 9.
Plan accordingly.)

~Jennifer Savage

August 14, 2008 | 4 Comments

Our status, what we’re doing, plus conference notes

Thanks for your patience.

So, the first thing to know is that due to inactivity, we lost our official connection to Surfrider Foundation a while back. Not anyone’s fault in particular, more a side effect of not having a specific campaign to work on or programs in place. The good news is, everyone wants to fix this problem, including the good folks at the national level.

Thanks to especially Stacey, who has us ready for the next phase of restructuring, primarily:
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August 5, 2008 | 1 Comment

Surfrider California Chapter Conference teaser

 Working on recruitment. 

Never doubt that a small group of sandal-wearing people saying “dude” can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.

(Sorry, Margaret Mead. Couldn’t resist.)

The quick report: utterly inspirational and informative. (And the SF chapter knows how to throw a good party.) I am full of positivity regarding our Humboldt chapter.

 Partying on the trolley bus.

But, sharing the details will have to wait, as I returned from SF just in time to leave for Washington (family wedding). Will be back next Tuesday, Aug. 12. Stay tuned for a meeting announcement and further report.

~Jennifer Savage 

P.S. If you’re into MySpace,  you can see more photos from the conference here. (I lifted the above photos from aforementioned site.)