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Puget Sound Starts Here Month

May is Puget Sound Starts Here month and events will be happening around the region connecting our urban neighborhoods and the stormwater drains that link us to local streams, lakes, and eventually, Puget Sound.

It's about the power of one! Each of us can help restore and protect Puget Sound right in our neighborhoods.

Join us!

Puget Sound Starts Here at the Mariners is Sunday, May 21 at 1:10 pm. You get an awesome Mariners/PSSH hat, kids under 14 can get a Mariners gym bag, and a Second-chance Mother’s Day tote bag. The biggest group wins 5 lucky ticket holders the chance to have their picture taken with a Mariner! Groups larger than 19, call Elizabeth McCloskey at (206) 346-4519. Tickets are $37 for a main level seat, at least $10 off the regular price. Get tickets at www.mariners.com/pugetsound.

Free Family Movie Night, Mount Baker Community Club mountbaker.org, Thursday, May 4th, 6-8:30PM. Seattle Public Utilities' RainWise Program will show WALL-E, a Disney/Pixar film about a small waste-collecting robot who embarks on a journey that will decide the fate of mankind. The science fiction story has themes of environmental stewardship and waste management, and topped Time's "Best Movies of the Decade." RSVP for the event: mbccfamilymovienight.eventbrite.com

Watch The Wild World of Pesticides, Clyde Petersen ( www.clydepetersen.com), a short animated film featuring

penguins and DDT that offers positive steps to reduce the use of toxic pesticides. En Español: El Peligroso Mundo de los Pesicidas

Bake cookies by HazMatters artist, Edie Everette (www.everettecartoons.com). She created a series of vignettes that explores how we live with hazardous products. ( English /Spanish cookie recipes). En Español: Muchos de los productos que usamos en nuestros hogares y garajes pueden ser tóxicos. Visite Facebook Verde Que te quireo verde para obtener una copia gratuita de la revista de historietas.

Even equines like clean water! Horses for Clean Water www.horsesforcleanwater.com is helping other horse owners manage their land for horse health and the environment. Horses for Clean Water offers workshops, farm tours and educational materials on: mud management, manure management, pasture management, composting, horse keeping and more.

Find these and more at www.pugetsoundstartshere.org!


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