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Happy World Oceans Day! In 2008, the United Nations General Assembly decided that, beginning in 2009, June 8 would be designated by the United Nations as “World Oceans Day” (resolution 63/111, paragraph 171)…

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The Santa Cruz Surf Museum, the first museum on the West Coast solely dedicated to surfing, will celebrate its 25th anniversary this Friday, 5/27. Sitting atop Point Santa Cruz with a spectacular view of Monterey Bay and overlooking the legendary Steamer Lane surfing hotspot, this little museum opened its doors in June 1986. It is located in the Mark Abbott Memorial Lighthouse at Lighthouse Point, a lighthouse built in 1967 as a memorial to Mark Abbott, who died at 18 while body surfing at Pleasure Point and whose ashes reside inside the lighthouse…

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Billabong is gearing up for their 5th annual Design for Humanity benefit, announcing a date of June 15 for the massive block party. Design For Humanity is Billabong’s charitable division that seeks to raise funds and awareness of worthy causes, all while celebrating art, music and fashion in the process…

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For our aspiring and budding filmmakers out there, The 4th Annual New York Surf Film Festival is scheduled for this coming September. However, the deadline is fast approaching: submissions are open until May 15th, 2011…

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Don’t have anything to do this coming Saturday night and want to give back to the community at the same time? Check out non-profit group All 4 the Kids and their third annual Night of Giving soiree. All 4 The Kids, a non-profit organization that was formed by friends who want to make a small difference in the world, focuses fundraising efforts on an initiative that specifically targets children across the globe.

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