Ballard based organization Friends of the Cedar River Watershed (6512 23rd Ave NW Suite 320) is hosting an event at Peddler Brewing Company (1514 NW Leary Way) from 4-9 p.m. today. As a part of their Drink Local outreach initiative, Friends of the Cedar River Watershed is partnering with the brewery to spread the word about local beer for local water.
Friends of the Cedar River Watershed (The Friends) non-profit organization was founded in 1996 and is dedicated to the protection and restoration of the Cedar River/Lake Washington Watershed and all the communities within its boundaries. The Friends works towards the following goals:
- Ensuring the long-term stewardship of the watershed,
- Providing and promoting tangible and data-driven environmental education, especially for young people,
- Educating the public about the importance of enhancing and restoring our home watershed.
$1 from every pint sold at the event this evening will go to The Friends to ensure that their protection and restoration work will continue for years to come. Click here to find out more about the event and click here to learn more about The Friends.