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What's Happening in the San Lorenzo Valley


Tell the Governor to Help Make All California Beaches Cigarette Waste-Free

  We need your help to make California beaches cleaner by going smoke-free. Send an email here asking Governor Brown to sign SB 386, which will prohibit smoking and disposing of cigarette waste at our state beaches and parks. Read more, sign and share!

River & Road Clean Up

How to Support the Butt Stops Here Campaign

Contributions in support of the campaign can be sent with your name, address, phone, and email address, to The Butt Stops Here c/o The Valley Women’s Club, PO Box 574 Ben Lomond, CA 95005. Contributions to The Valley Women’s Club are tax deductible. The Valley Women’s Club is a 501-c-3 nonprofit organization, Federal ID # 94-2900221. For more information about becoming…

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Cartoon Brochure Reminds Smokers to Keep Their Butts Off the Ground!

Tai Stills, member of the VWC’s Environmental Committee, has a talent for designing and producing eye and mind-catching brochures on environmental issues. She designed the cartoon brochure and enlisted the talented artist Jon Hastings to do the drawings as a part of the Butt Stops Here Campaign, with Jon’s services paid for by the SLV Water District Grant.  

Keeping Butts Off the Ground

Colorful Critters Remind Us That What’s on the Ground Flows into the River Two large grates near Junction Park in Boulder Creek are the first two of many that will be painted over storm drains to remind everyone that what is on the ground gets washed into the drains and then flows into the River and its tributaries, thus polluting…

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