OceanWise sustainable seafood fundraiser

Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve Education & Outreach Coordinator, Angie Golubovich, reports to Historic City News that a sustainable seafood event fundraiser will be held at the Reserve on Saturday, October 23, 2010.

The event, “OceanWise”, is to support programs in environmental education, stewardship of natural and cultural resources and scientific research projects at the Reserve.

Selected chefs from local restaurants will prepare and offer a variety of ocean-friendly sustainable seafood fare. Some participating restaurants are: Cap’s, Manatee Café, Karma, The Augustine Grill at Marriott Sawgrass, Aunt Kates, The Reef, Marker 32, and The Bridge.

The evening will begin with a beer, wine and hors d’oeuvres cocktail reception. There will also be ocean-friendly exhibits and a silent auction.

The donation to attend this event is $45 per person. A portion of the donation is tax deductable.

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