NECWA Events - Spring 2017

  • Savers FUNDrive - Saturday, January 14th, and January 28th from 10 am to 1 pm.

    Need to clean out your closet or basement and make room for your new holiday purchases? If so, bag-up and box-up extra clothes, household items, kitchen supplies, CDs, DVDs, shoes, and other new or gently used items and drop them off at the Plymouth Savers, 10 Pilgrim Hill Road, Plymouth, MA, as part of the NECWA FUNDrive. NECWA staff will be outside the donation center door to help you unload your vehicle on both days. The more you donate to Savers, the more NECWA makes with this unique fundraising event, so tell your family and friends.

    Click HERE to download our NECWA Donation Tag. Print and attach a tag to each bag, box, or large item that you donate to Savers on NECWA's behalf.

  • Spring Ocean Exploration Cruise - Sunday, June 11, 2017 from 8 am to 2 pm.

    Join NECWA for our all day marine excursion to view seabirds, whales, dolphins, seals, basking sharks, ocean sunfish, and other marine animals found in Massachusetts Bay, including the waters of the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary. These offshore excursions give us an opportunity to view marine wildlife and to collect data on coastal wildlife and the environment in which they live. Our Ocean Exploration Cruises are fundraising events for NECWA and support our many projects and activities.

    For our June Ocean Exploration Cruise on Sunday, June 11th from 8 am to 2 pm, click HERE to go to our Constant Contact Event Page. Here you can learn more about this exciting event or you can register for this spring trip. Guest naturalist for our June trip include: Wayne Petersen (Mass Audubon Society), David Clapp (Natural History Services), Jim Sweeney (South Shore Bird Club), Thomas Robben (Hartford Audubon Society), Dr. Adrian Jordaan (University of Massachusetts), and Dr. Ingrid Biedron (BU Marine Program - BUMP). NECWA naturalists include Krill Carson and Tammy Silva.

    Check back with us in July to register for our Fall Ocean Exploration Cruise on Sunday, October 15th from 8 am to 4 pm.

All fundraising events help support NECWA's many projects and activities related to educational outreach, research, and conservation. NECWA is an all-volunteer nonprofit, and this allows 100% of all donations goes back into the work we do on behalf of marine wildlife.