2013 Sea Stewards and Shark Stewards Events
March 21, 7 PM, Surviving the Shark Shark Film and Book Talk Kepler's Books, Menlo Park. With shark survivor Jonathan Kathrien and Dr. Wallace J Nichols of LiveBlu.
March 22, 7 PM Swim For Sharks Film Screening and Talk on Sharks, Hosted by the Pacifica Beach Coalition, Sharp Park Library- Also an update on the Galapagos with Sea Shepherd Lincoln Shaw
March 28, 6:30 PM Swim For Sharks Film and Talk on Shark Attacks,Modern Sailing Academy at Sea Horse, Sausalito
April 16-22nd Pacifica Shark Week. Education, talks and film Friday April 21, culminating in Earth Day Celebration April 22 with Shark Activities
June 8, World Oceans Day, 5th Annual West Coast Shark Celebration Sports Basement Presidio Location, Beach Clean up, Music and Fun. Followed by party at the Low Tide Club, Sausalito
August 13-17 , Guadalupe Island Great White Shark Dive with Sea Stewards. Learn about sharks and experience them in the wild first hand on a luxurious vessel with the safest and most capable team. This is a first ever Sea stewards trip to the Island of the Great White Shark with SEESharks. Accompanied by David McGuire as Naturalist, we will learn about the natural history of sharks, conservation measures and the entire ecosystem on this 5 day liveaboard cage diving trip. Experience for yourself what we are trying to protect from extinction, take photographs and film and take away a mental image you will never forget. This trip is a Sea Steward trip only. Contact us for details on how to book.
Sharktober all month long October Year Six of Celebrating the Sharks
October 12 Sharktoberfest
October 20 Swim For Sharks
Past Events 2013
February 8, 11- 3:0o PM Sausalito Herring Festival
February 22, Surfing For Life, Fund Raiser for the Pacifica Beach Coalition
February 23, 24 Shark Days at the Monterey Bay Aquarium
March 7-10 Swim For Sharks, Film Premiere at the San Francisco International Film Festival, Film Premieres 1:00 PM March 9
March 12-17 Texas Shark Protection Campaign,
- March 12 Sierra Club Lone Star Chapter, Austin, 7 PM Scholz Garten
- March 13, Testimony to Texas House Committee on Shark Bill,
- Planning Meeting and Preparation for Lobby Day
- Lobby Day with Humane Society at the Capitol Austin March 14, 9AM-4 PM
- March 16, Film and talk at Moody Gardens Aquarium, Galveston Texas, 9AM
2012 Events with Sea Stewards & Shark Stewards
October 21, Farallon Islands Shark and Whale Cruise with Director David McGuire (Reserve here) Put in Code SS- 10 for 10% Discount
October 28 Farallon Islands Shark and Whale Cruise with Director David McGuire (Sold Out)
November 3 Farallon Islands Shark and Whale Cruise with Director David McGuire (Reserve here) Put in Code SS- 10 for 10% Discount
PAST Events in 2012
September 26 7:00 PM Sharks of the San Francisco Bay Hosted by the Bay Area Sea Kayakers
September 19, 7:00 PM Talk by David McGuire Sharks of Cocos Island and the Illegal Shark Fin Trade Hosted by the Marin Scuba Club, FlatIron Bar and Grill, San Rafael Event Moved to San Rafael Community Center 618 B Street
September 20, 21 Chicago Shark Celebration Celebrating the passage of the Chicago Shark Fin Ban. A benefit at the 3rd Coast
Sausalito Sailfest Sept 23. SF Bay Whale watching free event with music and sailboat rides at the Schoonmaker Marina
September 15, 2012 Texas Shark Campaign Initiation Benefit party, Party for the Sharks at The People's Last Stand i 5-7 PM.5319 E Mockingbird Ln Ste 21, Dallas, TX 75206 Neighborhood: Upper Greenville PM Happy Hour & Benefit, If you haven't heard about the issues facing sharks, apex predators essential for sustaining sea life, please see article in The Christian Science Monitor
September 16 2:00 PM at The Science Place. David McGuire, Guest Speaker Predator or Prey? Planet Shark. Sharky Sundays at Dallas Museum of Nature and Science Event Information Please consider bringing your kids to this family-friendly event.
August 15, SHARK FIGHT with David McGuire on Discovery Channel's 25th Annual Shark Week! Shark Fight, a story of shark attack survivors turned advocates.
Join Marine Biologists David McGuire of Shark Stewards and the Golden Gate Cetacean Society with Lori Grace of the Sunrise Center on a San Francisco Bay cruise discussing sharks, harbor porpoises and other wildlife in the Bay and visit areas we are trying to restore and protect. Departing Sausalito on the Salty Lady at 4:00 PM, this cruise will take us outside the Golden Gate to Kirby Cove where we will learn about the recolonization of Harbor Porpoises by the Golden Gate Cetacean Society.
June 26, Save Our Bay, Save Our Ocean Part 3 of an ongoing series on Bay and Ocean issues and solutions.
Dr. Jonathan Stern, SFSU & William Keever, Golden Gate Cetacean Society Harbor Porpoises of the San Francisco Bay
David McGuire, Marine Protection and What it Means for the San Francisco Bay
June 14, World Sea Turtle Day, a Nightlife Event with the Sea Turtle Restoration Project at the Califormia Academy of Sciences.
June 8, World Oceans Day Celebration Marin. A benefit event with food, film, libations and ocean heroes to support our ocean programs. Live music with the El Dorados & Special Guests. Silent Auction. Circle Bank sponsor of the Pacific Sun Environmental Hero Award given to Sea Steward's Director David McGuire. Location Fish Restaurant Sausalito.
June 7, World Oceans Day, A Nightlife on Sustainability at the California Academy of Sciences 6-10PM
May 11 BLUEMiND A day of discussion on the ocean, ocean life and how we interpret and are affected by the ocean. Event will be happening at The Romberg Tiburon Center, Bay Conference Room, San Francisco State University, Tiburon, California. Hosted by The Sea Turtle Restoration Project
April 23rd Earth Day Marin County
Celebrating sharks and ocean heroes. Sea Stewards David McGuire interviewed by Environment Radio host Jerry Kay.
April 12-15th Okeanos, Blue Mind, Ted Ex San Francisco and National Geographic Ocean Explorers. Join sharks and sea turtles in Ocean Solutions at Fort Mason
April 5, Texas Shark Stewards with Demon Fish Author Juliet Eilperin
Planet Shark Exhibit at the Dallas Museum of Science and Nature
March 8-11 San Francisco Ocean Film Festival
Shark Films and Discussion on Sharks and Ecotourism March 10, 1 PM Pier 39 Theater, San Francisco. Discussion at The Aquarium of the Bay, Farallones Room Moderated by David McGuire, Sea Stewards
March 1-7, 2012 San Francisco Green Film Festival Sushi The Global Catch Sushi, Sustainability and the Future of Fish,
March 3rd Film and Expert Panel Discussion, 1 PM The San Francisco Film Society Cinema, 1746 Post (near Webster) in Japantown
Panel Located in the Superfrog Gallery at the New People, 1746 Post Street. Panel Free with Film. Get Tickets Here
~ David McGuire, Founder, Sea Stewards [moderator]
~ Mark Hall, director, “Sushi: the Global Catch”
~ Rose Braz, Program Director, Center for Biological Diversity
~ Dr. Wallace “J” Nichols, Research Associate, California Academy of Sciences and LIVEBLUE.org
~ Casson Trenor, co-owner, Tataki Restaurant
February 29 "The Endangered Pacific Leatherback Sea Turtle, Turtle Watch and new Critical Habitat Protections."
With Dr. Chris Pincetech, Turtle Island Restoration Network, The Bay Model, Sausalito. 6:30- 9:00 PM
Event is Free. Donations appreciated to support our conservation work.
A series of film screenings and special speakers on saving the Bay and protecting marine wildlife.
Presented by David McGuire, Sea Stewards and Lori Grace, The Sunrise Center
Guest Speakers: Dr. Chris Pincetich, Turtle Island Restoration Network, "The Western Pacific Leatherback Sea Turtle and new Critical Habitat Protections."
Anna Weinstein, Audubon Society California "Herring, the San Francisco Bay and important resources for Marine Birds"
Bob Wilson, J.D. The Marine Mammal Center "The California Marine Life Protected Act"
Discussion to follow on solutions and resource protection and management in the Bay and Ocean.
February 6-9 Shark Week at Stanford University
Film screenings, lectures, Celebration of the Passage of AB 376
February 11 & 12 Shark Days at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Join Sea Stewards for shark fun & shark events with Jim Toomey and other shark experts.