September 22, 2017

October Events and Open Committee Positions!

Come join us for Local’s Summer and the start of some good swell down at the Jersey Shore! We have some events coming up in October, including our regular Chapter meeting where we will be electing a couple of new folks into our Executive Committee. Check out more details on the events and positions below:


  • Wednesday, October 11 – Mid-Atlantic Non-Consumptive Recreation Workshop
  • Thursday, October 12 – Chapter Meeting, Beach Haus Brewery 6:30 PM
  • Saturday, October 14 – Asbury Underground
    • Free all day art and music crawl
    • Surfrider Stage outside of Fitness Lifestyles, Cookman Ave
    • Live Music 12-6pm

We have two Executive Committee positions open!

This is a great volunteer opportunity and resume builder and your chance to help guide the direction of the Chapter. One person may be elected to the committee, preferable someone who has been involved with the Chapter, but we are always looking to have additional committees to help run and execute our programs.

  • Secretary Position
    • Must be a Surfrider Foundation member.
    • Participate in chapter events and attend monthly meetings.
    • Work with Chapter Chair to create agenda.
    • Take notes at meeting and send mass emails.
    • Contribute to campaigns and programs.
    • Maintain membership info on Chapter database.
    • Send mass emails on MailChimp.
  • Social Media Position
    • Must be a Surfrider Foundation member.
    • Participate in chapter events and attend monthly meetings.
    • Contribute to campaigns and programs.
    • Keep Chapter Twitter, Instagram and Facebook up-to-date.
    • Help to update website on WordPress and send emails on MailChimp.

*Commitment will be through January 2019. Some training is available.

March 19, 2017

A Look Forward: Upcoming Events! [March, April & May]

We have a whole slew of exciting events coming up around the bend here at the Jersey Shore! Please make sure to check them out.

We are always looking to meet new and existing members and to find to passionate volunteers to help set up and do outreach!

Spring Lake Dune Grass Planting and Beach Sweep!

March 25, 201710:00 AM – 01:00 PM

410 Ocean Ave Spring Lake, NJ

Come join Surfrider Foundation: Jersey Shore Chapter as we plant dune grass and keep the beaches of Spring Lake clean!


NJ Premiere of “A Plastic Ocean”

Hosted by Clean Ocean Action

Thursday, March 30 at 6 PM – 9 PM

Monmouth University, Pozycki Hall

Clean Ocean Action and the Monmouth University Urban Coast Institute have teamed up to host the New Jersey premiere of A PLASTIC OCEAN which uncovers the shocking truth about what is truly lurking beneath the ocean’s surface.


Ocean Frontiers III Film & Panel Discussion

Join us on April 6th for this truly unique and hopeful ocean film that explores the intersection of national security, marine commerce and conservation.

Thur. April 6 – Reception 6pm · Film 6:30pm · Panel/Q&A 7:30pm

Where: Monmouth University, Pozycki Hall Auditorium, 400 Cedar Ave, West Long Branch, NJ 07764

Free admission & refreshments

RSVP to save your seat:


Rally on the Roof! Earth Day at the Biergarten!

April, 22 20171:00 PM – 05:00 PM

527 Lake Drive, Asbury Park

The Jersey Shore chapter of the Surfrider Foundation is holding its second annual Earth Day event, “Rally on the Roof,” at the Biergarten in Asbury Park on 22 April from 1:00 to 5:00 PM. Live music, drink specials and cool prizes – all for a great cause!

We are looking for volunteers to help table and participate at this event!


People’s Climate March

April 29, 2017

Washington, D.C.

The Surfrider Foundation has officially joined the People’s Climate March. You are encouraged to join local Surfrider members, family, and friends in Washington D.C. on April 29, 2017 as we march in unity under the Surfrider banner.

To RSVP, ask questions or get updates go to our Facebook events page at:


Build A Rain Barrel Workshop

May 3, 201706:00 PM – 08:00 PM

1623 Whitesville Rd Toms River, NJ 08755

Participants will build their own rain barrel and learn how to install it at home.


Environmental Awareness Fair

Thursday, May 18 at 6 PM – 7 PM

100 Grant Ave, Deal Park, New Jersey 07723

The Environmental Awareness Fair will be held 6-7pm on Thursday, May 18th before the Film “How To Let Go of the World…” with a Q&A with Josh Fox!


February 26, 2017

Bradley Beach Dune Grass Planting a Success!

Watch the video here!

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February 9, 2017

February Chapter Meeting postponed until Feb. 16th

Due to inclement weather conditions, the Jersey Shore monthly Chapter meeting will be postponed. Instead of meeting tonight, we will meet next Thursday, February 16th from 6:30-8:00 PM at Beach Haus Brewery in Belmar, NJ. Same time and place.

We hope to see everyone at that meeting and that you all stay safe on the roads today!

View from Squan Beach (2/9/17)

December 31, 2016

2016 Recap!

Here’s to a great 2016 for Jersey Shore beaches!

From the Surfrider Foundation Jersey Shore Chapter to you and your family, we wish you happy holidays and a prosperous, safe New Year!  Before we move on to 2017, we would like to “wrap up” some of the highlights of this year:

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