Ongoing: No Butts in the Bay Beach Clean ups Aquatic Park, San Francisco. Meet at West end of the Dolphin Club. Learn more about this program to reduce buts in the San Francisco Bay. 0900- 1000 AM Clean ups and transects every other Saturday. Next cleanup August 20 Learn about the city wide #NoButtsinTheBay cigarette butt reduction effort. Follow us on our Aquatic Parks Stewards Facebook page for clean ups, events and community engagement during our National Parks Centennial.
August 20 Aquatic Park National Park Volunteer Centennial Celebration- Beach clean up and Free Festival of the Sea Event at the Hyde Street Pier 0930-300PM
August 19, Sharks with Whale Town Talk and Community hosted by the Pacifica Beach Coalition Pacifica Community Center 7:00PM
August 26 – August 30 Guadalupe Island White Shark Conservation and Education Dives lead by David McGuire of Shark Stewards. Special Shark Stewards discount- call to book today at Tel: (510) 808-4499.
September 17, California Coastal Clean Up Day. We partner again with the Aquarium of the Bay and bay.org cleaning up the waterfront along Aquatic Park and Fort Mason. Join us at Aquatic Park from 0900-12:00 and pitch in!
September 17- October 29 Expeditions to the Farallon Islands.Join our exclusive 2016 Sharktober trips to the Devil’s Teeth, Island of the Great White Shark. Registration available now.
September 29 Sharktober at the California Academy of Sciences Nightlife event. Sharks and beer- what could be better? 6:30-10:00PM
October 7, Sharks of Borneo Hosted by Aquatutus Dive Club San Mateo
October 8 2016 Wildlife Conservation Network Fall Expo
10am to 6pm Mission Bay Conference Center 1675 Owens Street San Francisco, CA 94158 10AM- 6PM
October 15 Sharktoberfest at the Sanctuary 10 Am- 3:00 PM Annual shark community event with the Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary, Crissy Field
November 4 Bay Area Science Fair, AT&T Park. 10 Am-4PM. Volunteers needed!
EARLIER 2016 EVENTS
August 14 Swim for Sharks Trans Bay Swim and Night Train Fundraiser Across the San Francisco Bay. Support a Swimmer or Runner and meet us at the Sports Basement Presidio.
May 22nd BayKeeper Golden Rivet Bay Parade Swim. Sponsor a swimmer, swim or row. Golden Gate to AT&T Park to benefit our partners San Francisco Baykeepers.
June 8 World Oceans Day This year’s theme is reducing plastic pollution. Celebration at Pier 23 Cafe, our first Ports Butt Abatement Partner along the waterfront. 5PM-Closing
June 9- July 21 Borneo shark Conservation and Adventures Follow the adventure on Borneo From Below
May 24 Kids Ocean Day Join us with the Marine Science Institute at Ocean Beach for a beach clean up and make a giant sea animal to be photographed from above. Taraval street at 0900- 12:00.
June 4 Surfing with Sharks- Lecture for Brain Food at Patagonia, Ventura Headquarters Noon- 130 PM
February 10 Shark and Marine Protection in California and beyond. Oakland Zoo Conservation Lecture Series. Oakland Zoo Map 630-930 PM
February 11 Shark Stewards Volunteer celebration and community gathering. Film screening, discussion of our programs in 2016 and meet the volunteers and supporters. Sports Basement Presidio. 6:00- 8:30PM.
February 14 Sharks of Borneo Films and slides, talk on Malaysian Shark Campaign. Hosted by the Marin SCUBA Club. Saylor’s Restaurant & Bar, 2009 Bridgeway, Sausalito, CA 94965, map 630-930 PM
March 10-13 San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival Shark films Saturday March 10, 1 PM. Tickets here.
March 12 Join Shark Stewards for shark films March 12 at 1 PM at the Cowell Theater Fort Mason with a conversation on media and ocean communication to follow.
March 22 Public Works Arbor Day Eco Fair – Clean up and education event with San Francisco Department Public Works. Francisco Middle School 0900 Am-1:00 PM. Link
March 27 Dive in for Sharks, Volunteer Dive Easter Point Lobos Marine Reserve and State Park. Two dives (dive optional) Picnic, Easter egg hunt. Divers must be certified, advanced and register with the Park in teams of two. This is an independent fun dive. Shark Stewards bears no responsibility for divers. We will be collecting observations as part of the Shark Watch program. o900- 5:00PM
April 15, 22nd 1000 Aquatic Park Beach Clean ups with local schools and volunteers.
April 17 Sharks of the Pacific, Conservation Lecture San Francisco Zoo 1:00- 3:00PM
April 21 Earth Day at University San Francisco, 11 AM- 1:30 PM Gleeson Plaza, University San Francisco 2130 Fulton Street
April 21, Swimming With Sharks. Shark talk and films at the San Francisco Dolphin Club, Members and Guests, 6:30-9:30 PM Shark Lecture – 4.17.16
May12 Sharks of the Bay and Protecting Wildlife of Richardson Bay, Lecture by David McGuire at Richardson Bay Audubon Center, 12-1 PM.