Monthly Membership Meetings

Second Tuesday of the Month, September Through May

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 or contact Rich Kopsco at 516 825-6792. The dinner on Tuesday, June 9 will be at the Pompei Ristorante in West Hempstead.

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