All walks start at 9:30 A.M.
There is no walk if it rains or snows or temperature is below 25°F.
For more information or in case of questionable weather conditions, please phone Joe at 516 467-9498 .
May 3: Norman J. Levy Park and Preserve
May 10: Hempstead Lake State Park
May 17: Marine Nature Study Area
May 31: Jones Beach West End 2
May 24: no walk due to Memorial Day Weekend
June 7:Marine Nature Study Area
June 14: Alley Pond Park
Monthly Membership Meetings
Second Tuesday of the Month, September Through May
(except third Tuesday, November 18, 2014).
TIME: 7:30 P.M.
PLACE: Freeport Memorial Library
144 W. Merrick Rd.
(at S. Ocean Ave.)
DATE: Tuesday, June 9, 2015
HONOREE: Eric Weltman
TOPIC: Annual Dinner
South Shore Audubon to Honor Eric Weltman
Eric Weltman, Senior Organizer at Food & Water Watch will be honored by the South Shore Audubon Society at the organization’s annual dinner, on Tuesday, June 9. He will receive the Elliott Kutner Conservation Award.
The award is being presented to him for his dedicated commitment to environmental conservation on Long Island and throughout New York State. Mr. Weltman has taken the lead in organizing Long Islanders in campaigns against hydro fracking and against LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) facilities off our coast, as well as other environmental issues.
Based at the Food & Water Watch New York office, he has worked extensively with Food & Water Watch members and allies on LI, including South Shore Audubon, North Shore Audubon, LI Sierra Club and other groups.
To attend the dinner or for further information, go to www.ssaudubon.org or contact Rich Kopsco at 516 825-6792. The dinner on Tuesday, June 9 will be at the Pompei Ristorante in West Hempstead.