International Surfing Day is an annual worldwide celebration of surfing held on June 20 — A day to give thanks and go surfing, ISD organizers aim to raise awareness of the state of our oceans, waves and beaches and help protect and preserve these recreation areas. Surfrider Foundation and industry friends and partners will commemorate the day by hosting events around the world.
The Rhode Island Chapter will be doing a beach clean-up and paddle-out in Westerly Thursday at 5pm. Park behind St. Claire’s Annex at 141 Bay St. AFTER 5pm. Walk up Larkin Rd. (past the carousel) to the public access point (near 2 Bluff Ave.) at the curve in the road where it turns into Bluff Ave. See you there!