Morningside Park Cleanup & Yoga! | SeaKeepers & Awareness Into Action
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Interested in volunteering in your community while helping the environment? Get involved with The International SeaKeepers Society! 🌎 Support SeaKeepers by volunteering at our combined beach + waterway clean up and Yoga class to recognize the ocean’s critical importance to the life of our planet! If you're lucky, you may also win a ticket to the Art With Me Festival in Miami, November 26-28th!
We are excited to be joined by Awareness Into Action & Art With Me! They will be providing a Guided Meditation focused on self-love and care for the environment by Eli Scheier, and a Yoga class by Eugene Gant! This class is family friendly and inclusive of all ages and abilities.
IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE YOU MUST COMPLETE A LIABILITY WAIVER:
EVERY participant must complete a liability waiver!! Complete HERE. You will not be allowed to participate without this form signed. You too, adults!
This is both a BEACH/PARK cleanup and a KAYAK cleanup! You are welcome to join us on foot or by paddle! We do NOT provide free kayaks. Morningside Watersports offers a $10 discount/hour for those wishing to rent kayaks!
- For contact-less check-in, bring your smart phone to the event.
- Download the CLEAN SWELL App beforehand, and look for an email from me explaining how to use it
- Be safe! Please adhere to social distancing guidelines and maintain at least 6ft from other volunteers.
Information for KAYAKERS:
🦈 BYO kayak! SeaKeepers will NOT be providing kayaks. Kayak rentals are available from Morningside Watersports at a discounted rate of $10-$15/hour.
🦈 The plan is to kayak across an active boating channel to picnic island where trash accumulates pretty badly. A SeaKeeper will show you where to go!
Information for YOGA PARTICIPANTS:
🦈 This is FREE from 10am - 11am! You can join the yoga or jump right into cleaning!
Eli Scheier will be leading a 15 minute meditation focused on self love at 10am, Eugene Gant will be leading yoga from 10:15-11:00am. This class is fun and inclusive, so get the whole family involved!
Where to meet: Park in lot 7 (the first lot on your left as you enter, or the last lot on your right as you exit) near the kayak launch.
Supplies you should bring:
🦈 Mask & Gloves (you must wear a mask at the check-in table, and please bring your own gloves if you need them for the cleanup)
🦈 Reusable water bottle with water (no single-use plastic bottles!)***
🦈 Reef-safe Sunscreen
🦈 Comfortable shoes
🦈 Download the iPhone Application "Clean Swell" beforehand
🦈 Follow our Instagram pages and join us on our journeys! @seakeepers
We will provide:
🦈 Biodegradable garbage bags
🦈 Extra gloves
🦈 Hand Sanitizer
🦈 Community Service Hours / Service Learning Hours (Clean Swell App is required)
The Marine debris isn't an ocean problem - it's a people problem, be part of the solution!
Miami, FL 33137
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