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Meeting Info


What: Manatee Conservation Committee
When: Monday, April 14, 1-3 p.m.
Where: Meeting Room, Bradenton Central Library, 1301 Barcarrota Blvd. Help us contribute to sound environmental policy in Manatee County. Join us and/or contact Sandra Ripberger at 941-794-3878 or sandrarip@yahoo.com


What: Newsletter mailout
When: Thursday, April 17. Help needed to prepare the Boca for mailing.
Where: Location and time will be determined. For details contact Lynn Nilssen at
941-284-2158 or lynnsierra@nilssen.us


What: Manatee-Sarasota Group Meeting Adventures in the Far North:
Exploring Alaska’s National Parks
When: Thursday, May 8, 7 p.m.
Where: Sarasota Garden Club, 1131 Blvd. of the Arts

Our speaker Anne Castellina will provide an overview of the national parks and preserves in Alaska that make up over half of the total acreage in America’s national park system. Information on how and when to visit the parks will be included in the presentation.


What: Sarasota Conservation Committee
When: Tuesday, May 6, 3:30 p.m.
Where: Please note new time and meeting place: the conference room at the Selby Library, 1331 First Street. We will discuss Sarasota’s environmental issues. Everyone is welcome! No previous experience required. For details contact Gerry Swormsteadt at 941 366-9596, gswormstedt204@comcast.net or Gerlinde Kohl at 941 474-4712, fgkohl@verizon.net



What: Manatee Conservation Committee
When: We will not meet in May. Our next meeting will be on June 16, 1-3 p.m.
Please join our email list for information about environmental issues in Manatee County. Contact Sandra Ripberger at 941-794-3878 or sandrarip@yahoo.com


What: Newsletter mailout - Help needed to prepare the Boca for mailing.
When: Thursday, May 15, 6 p.m.
Where: Location and time will be determined. For details contact Lynn Nilssen at
lynnsierra@nilssen.us


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Volunteers needed to get signatures on petitions
The Sierra Club strongly supports the Water and Land Legacy’s efforts for an amendment on the 2014 ballot. If you can help, we can provide the petitions. Contact John Myers, 941-961-7095; jmyers1891@comcast.net