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Events at the Westport River Watershed Alliance

Oars and Paddles Winter Art Show

Date: February 20-March 9, 2019 (gallery hours noon-4pm, closed Mondays and Tuesdays)
Location: Dedee Shattuck Gallery

Our sixth annual  Winter Art Show will take place during the week of February 20- March 9 at the Dedee Shattuck Gallery in Westport.  This year, our contributing artists will transform old oars and paddles into works of art.  Over 50 old oars were donated.

This event is a fun distraction from the winter doldrums, and also an important fundraiser for WRWA.  The silent auction will conclude on Saturday, March 9, with the reception from 5 to 7.

Brushes and Brews

Date: March 2, 2019
Time: 5 to 7 pm
Location: Dedee Shattuck Gallery 
Cost: $40

Enjoy some beer from Buzzards Bay Brewing, and take an art lesson from local artists Pam Clarkson and Barbara Healy at the Shattuck Gallery on March 25 to 7 p.m. The fee is $40, or become a new WRWA member for $50 and get in for no additional charge. Fee covers the cost of all materials, food and refreshments.
Space is limited to 15.

 

Price: $40.00
 

For  more info, email Steve at outreach@wrwa.com.

WRWA Annual Meeting

Date: Sunday, March 17, 2019

Location: Bittersweet Farm, 438 Main Road, Westport

Time: Brunch 11:00 ($25), Annual Meeting and Speaker at 12:00 free

 

This years guest speakers will be scientists Dr. Catherine Matassa and Dr. Patrick Ewanchuk, who will report on their year-long Salt Marsh study in the Westport River in a talk titled, “Salt Marsh Degradation in the Westport River” 

Brunch will be served between 11:15am and 12:00pm, with the Annual Business Meeting and Speaking Program at 12:00.
The fee for brunch is $25 per person.  The business meeting and program are free.

Price: $25.00

 

Electronics Recycling Event

Date: Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Time: 9 – 11 AM

Location: Town Hall parking lot on Main Road in Westport

 

A $10 DISPOSAL FEE APPLIES for all TVs & Monitors, printers, mini-fridges, air conditioners, and dehumidifiers other coolant containing appliances.

ITEMS ACCEPTED AT NO CHARGE: Computers, laptops, PDA’s, cell phones, mice, keyboards, toner cartridges, CD/DVD players, radios, network equipment, wires, stereo equipment, telephones, microwaves, small household appliances, and acid lead batteries including auto/marine and Back-ups. Anything with a wire!

Not accepted-light bulbs, furniture or any hazardous materials such as paint, rechargeable and single use batteries, and broken TV tubes.  Indie Cycle, LLC, has a zero landfill policy. We do not remarket any hard drives or data storage devices.  All electronic materials are transferred to ORS a local, R2 certified recycler for processing.

For more information visit: www.indiecycle.com or email: indiecycle@gmail.com

Or contact WRWA at 508-636-3016, outreach@wrwa.com

Spring Beach Cleanup

Date: May 18, 2019

Time: 10am-12pm

Location: Westport Town Beach, Cherry and Webb Lane

 

Join the Westport River Watershed Alliance (WRWA) Saturday,
May 18 for its annual Spring Beach Cleanup. To participate in
the cleanup meet at 10 a.m. at the parking lot of Cherry and Webb Beach (Town Beach). WRWA will distribute gloves and bags for cleaning trash. Please come out and help! Be a part of the solution.
For information, call WRWA at 508-636-3016 or email Steve at outreach@wrwa.com