Surf Into Integrity 2018 off to a great start!

The Ocean City Surf Club’s “Surf Into Integrity” program at the Stephen Decatur Middle School began on September 19th and currently has 13 students participating in the 2018 class.  The class meets on Wednesdays to discuss chapters from the course text book “The Surfers Code” written by World Champion surfer Shaun Tomson.  Then on Sundays at 9am we circle up on the beach at 36th street in OC to review those chapters and talk about how they relate to lessons we learn if life.  Then we warm up and practice “pop ups” on the beach before we hit the waves… Continue Reading

We received the Gold Star Award!


Adopt Your Beach received a Gold Star Award from Maryland Coastal Bays Program today.  “trash collected was recorded by volunteers providing valuable information to city leaders. This information is paving the way for source reduction programs”.   Our community rocks!! YOU are part of the solution, this is the first time in over 30 years Coastal Bays has scored higher than a C. Keep submitting that data.  We’re just getting started!!! Mahalo

Volunteers don’t necessarily have the time but they have the heart!

I thought I would send this subject line again, since it is still as true today as it was 3 years ago when I first sent it. I know how busy each and everyone of you are. Which makes what you do even more heartwarming for me. I feel like I have adopted each and everyone of you. 🙂 First and foremost….THANK YOU! This year we are starting out with what is shaping up to be our greatest year so far! Thanks to State Delegate Mary Beth Carozza and Billy Weiland, we now have at least one group “adopting” every… Continue Reading