We look forward to seeing you at KOD 2018!

KIDS OCEAN DAY Adopt-A-Beach Clean-Up

Thursday May 24, 2018

Dockweiler State Beach, Los Angeles, CA

(The end of Imperial Highway between Playa del Rey and Manhattan Beach)



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Thousands of elementary school children will be brought together for the 25th KIDS OCEAN DAY Adopt-A-Beach Clean-Up. After the clean-up, students have lunch and gather together to form giant human images, of sea creatures and COME TOGETHER, on the sand. An aerial photo will be taken of the massive art installation of environmental advocacy, individually expressing the KIDS love and concern for the beaches and ocean and sending a message to the world to keep them clean.

7:30 am – 1:30 pm. 1st shift volunteers will:

  • Meet students as they arrive.
  • Guide, mentor and lead kids through the clean-up and lunch.
  • Help the kids form their Art & Letters on the sand.
  • Tent and sign set-up.
  • Recycling/Water/Bathroom Center.
  • Parking buses.

10:00 am – 4:00 pm. 2nd shift volunteers will:

  • Help the kids form their Art & Letters on the sand.
  • Help kids with recycling.
  • Clean up and break down facilities.
  • Put all the supplies back onto trucks.
  • Unload supplies at off-site storage.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Aerial Art set-up @ Dockweiler State Beach

Volunteers are needed to place about 40 location flags on the beach. This team will also be needed at 8:00 am Thursday May 24 to guide the KIDS into the letters.

Contact: email: volunteers@kidsoceanday.org and visit kidsoceanday.org.

Thank you in advance for your generous heart and enthusiastic spirit!