The Friends of the GTM Reserve hosts the seventh annual OceanWise..An Evening for the Estuaries. This annual fundraiser supports the mission of protecting and preserving our ocean and estuary resources. Join the Friends for sustainable seafood prepared by local chefs, live music, and an auction, which includes a Hobie Cat Mirage Tandem sailboat. First Coast News Reporter and Anchor Jessica Clark will emcee. Keynote speaker Catherine (Cat) Eastman, sea turtle program coordinator at The Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience Sea Turtle Hospital, will present an overview of the work being done there. She has been working with sea turtles in Florida since 1998.
For more information, call 904-823-4500. Tickets are $50 per person. Please click on the event website link to make your reservations online. Dress in resort casual.