The Friends of the GTM Reserve will be hosting their Sixth Annual OceanWise – An Evening for the Estuaries as a fund-raiser to support the mission of protecting and preserving our ocean and estuary resources. This exciting event, which includes food, drink, and a silent auction, takes place overlooking the Guana River.
Keynote speaker Tom Pitchford, wildlife biologist at Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), will share his expertise on right whales. A silent auction held to benefit the GTM Research Reserve will include a Serenata Beach Club membership as one of the outstanding items. Entertainment will be provided by The Driftwoods.
Select sustainable seafood will be offered by local chefs from The Reef, Cap’s on the Water, The Spot, Purple Olive, Aviles Restaurant at the Hilton, with The Chocolate Turtle Dessert and Coffee Bar desserts topping off the menu. OceanWise sponsors are Citibank, Rayonier, Serenata Beach Club, Herbie Wiles Insurance, Aviles Restaurant at the Hilton Hotel Bayfront and Bold City Brewery.
October 24, 2015 — 6pm – 9pm
$50 per person
Register online for OceanWise 2015 at the event website. For more information, please call call 904-823-4527. See you there!