[NYCkayaker] Gowanus Canal Presentation Friday May 17th
Wed May 15 14:53:03 EDT 2013
There will be a presentation by Owen Foote of the Gowanus Dredgers at the monthly potluck of the NYC Friends of Clearwater. The gathering is free and open to all, please come by.
Location is our new home, Judson Memorial Church at 239 Thompson St.
Friday May 17th, 6:30 to 9:30. Owen will speak about 7:15 and followed by live music. Potluck dnner is all night.
“Owen Foote will discuss the Gowanus Canal Waterfront, including a brief history if its past and current efforts to clean the waterway in concert with upcoming developments.He is a founding member of the Gowanus Dredgers Canoe Club, an organization that, similar to Clearwater, seeks to build environmental awareness and advocacy through on water exploration and recreation”.
NYCFC gatherings always include live music, there will be open mike bring your instruments. Ray Korona will be performing. Ray writes stirring folk and folk rock songs about working, the environment, peace and social justice along with songs of love and friendship. A founding member of American Federation of Musicians Local 1000, Ray's songs vary from the satirical and topical to ballads, chorus and story songs.
If you have other suggestions of possible speakers and topics for NYCFC future meetings please contact me.
Hope to see you there and on the water,
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