06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
2550 S Bayshore Dr
Miami, FL 33133
A Night of Sushi and Sake!
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Join Miami Waterkeeper and Key Biscayne Community Foundation Citizen Science Program for a training in Environmental Stakeholders in South Florida & Communicating Science! This training free and open to the public. Please RSVP to Rumya@keybiscaynefoundation.org.
08:45 AM - 10:30 AM
333 SE 2nd Ave
Miami, FL 33131
Home Rule: The Struggle for Local Control in an Age of Super Preemption
This continuing legal education course seeks to provide an overview and clarification on the issue of Home Rule and state preemption in Florida. The course will provide a summary of the history of Home Rule in the state, a review of relevant cases that have influenced Home Rule law, and a panel discussion of Home Rule application today. This course will specifically look at how state preemption influences municipal and county governments’ ability to protect their local environmental resources.
Space is limited! Only 40 spots available!
1.5 CLE credits pending
*Note: parking will not be validated*
Welcome & light refreshments - 8:45am - 9am
Introduction to Home Rule & State Preemption (Kelly Cox, Miami Waterkeeper) -9am to 9:30am
Panel Discussion -- 9:30am - 10:30am
- John Greco, Deputy City Attorney - City of Miami
- Craig Leen, City Attorney - City of Coral Gables
- Stephen Tilbrook, Shareholder - GrayRobinson
- Commissioner Francis Suarez, City of Miami - District 4
06:30 PM - 09:00 PM
11000 S Red Rd
Pinecrest, FL 33156
“Florida is” is Xavier Cortada’s inaugural exhibit as Pinecrest Gardens artist-in-residence, running from September 7 to October 8, 2017. Cortada portrays Florida’s environment to connect viewers with our state’s natural beauty. “Florida is… Nature.”
Join Miami Waterkeeper for an exclusive exhibit viewing and conservation chat on Florida’s endangered wildlife in the exhibit and their connection to the health of our waterways and marine ecosystems/ Meet the artist and enjoy refreshments courtesy of Whole Foods Pinecrest.
Check out Xavier Cortada's work and more about the event HERE
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
2620 S Bayshore Dr
Miami, FL 33133
Waterkeeper Alliance SPLASH for Bay Day to benefit Miami Waterkeeper, presented nationally by Toyota
Building on the success of our Big Float event in 2015 and Waterfest last year, Miami Waterkeeper is hosting a community "Bay Day" at Shake-a-Leg's waterfront marina in Coconut Grove as its signature event for 2017.
Fun for the whole family, Bay Day will offer food and drinks, music, games, educational experiences, and a range of water-related activities such as kayaking, sailing, and pontoon boat rides to Shake-a-Leg's private eco-island.
We look forward to rallying Miami's community around clean waterways and beautiful beaches!
*Tickets can also be purchased the day of the event:
General admission- $30 Children- $12 Purchase Tickets Here!
Thank you to our Sponsors