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Fort Foster Clean UpFriday, May 4, 2012
Join the community at Fort Foster to cleanup one of the region’s most diverse stretches of coastline!
Community collaborates to clean up Fort Foster in time for Memorial Day. May 4th clean up improves historic beach front in time for seasonal opening.
WHO: Teva, Kittery Trading Post and Maine Island Trail Association ban together to prepare Fort Foster, located on the southwest tip of Gerrish Island in Kittery, Maine, for the Memorial Day opening.
WHAT: Join the community at Fort Foster to cleanup one of the region’s most diverse stretches of coastline. Home to the last Portsmouth area fort, the Fort Foster Park officially opens for the summer on Memorial Day weekend from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
WHEN: Friday, May 4, 2012 from 10 a.m. – 12 noon.
Teva is a global adventure brand dedicated to helping people Live Better Stories. The concept of “adventure” varies, but everyone understands an adrenaline rush and staggering sense of wonderment. These are the life defining moments that Teva helps to provide. Born on the Colorado River in 1984, Teva’s connection to water is manifested in the products it makes and its support of clean water. In partnership with the Waterkeeper Alliance, Surfrider Foundation, and Ocean Conservancy, Teva’s “A Pair for a Foot” campaign will clean a linear foot of global waterways for every pair of shoes sold. www.teva.com
About Maine Island Trail Association
The Maine Island Trail Association’s goal is to establish a model of thoughtful use and volunteer stewardship for the Maine islands that will assure their conservation in a natural state while providing an exceptional recreational asset that is maintained and cared for by the people who use it. www.mita.org
Kittery Trading Post
Kittery Trading Post takes pride in offering quality goods and services to enhance one’s appreciation and enjoyment of the outdoors. For over 70 years, Kittery Trading Post continues to maintain its commitment of providing customers and surrounding communities with exceptional product selection, customer service and a knowledgeable, experienced staff. www.kitterytradingpost.com
Date: May 4, 2012
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm