Marine Sanctuaries Expansion Celebration (Rental)

Sponsored by NOAA National Marine Sanctuaries, Farallones Marine Sanctuary Association and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary

Dedication of the expanded Cordell Bank and Farallones National Marine Sanctuaries (Rental)

Sunday, June 28, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Gualala Arts Center


Cordell Bank - Matt McIntosh
Cordell Bank – Matt McIntosh

Please join the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary and the Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary on Sunday, June 28, 2015 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Gualala Arts Center for a community celebration. Free and open to the public. Come celebrate your newly protected ocean waters along the Sonoma and Mendocino coasts – the expanded Cordell Bank and Farallones national marine sanctuaries. This free event combines art, science and fun for everyone. Enjoy sea life print-making, seabird games, shipwreck information, and stunning underwater imagery. Talk with marine life experts about their latest research findings. Live Music! Food vendors! And More! Please bring your water bottle. We will supply water.

8:00 am – Coffee and bird walk at Gualala Point Regional Park
10:30 am – Morning program ends
11:00 am –
Celebration begins at the Gualala Arts Center
11:30 am – Sanctuary Film
11:40 am-12:20 pm – Hear from local and national leaders
1:30-2:10 pm – Live Performances
2:15-3:00 pm – Story Telling in Fairy Ring Garden
3:00 pm – Celebration ends

*Schedule subject to change. Activities, music, food & drinks are available throughout the event.