Upcoming Events


Next Beach Cleanup

Beginning in January 2015, we will have 2 separate STPS Beach Cleanup

Teams: STPS-North based at Cherie Down Park and Beach in Cape Canaveral

and STPS- South based at our long-term site, Coconut Point Park and Beach, in

South Melbourne Beach. Both the North and South teams will meet on the same

dates each month

the first Saturday after the first Thursday of each month with

an 8AM to 10 AM time slot

The next Beach Clean-up will be

Saturday, April 4 , 2015, at

Coconut Point Park, in Melbourne Beach,  8am – 10am.


Cherie Down Park and Beach in Cape Canaveral, 8am-10am

To find out how to report your beach cleanup efforts as an individual or family, Click Here.

STPS Membership Meetings

STPS Monthly Membership Meetings

Meetings generally are the 1stThursday of the month unless

indicated otherwise. The meeting is open to all.

Doors open at 7:00pm for light refreshments and meeting starts at 7:30pm to 9:00pm.

Next Membership Meeting:

April 2, 2015

 Meeting will be at the Melbourne Beach Fire Department, Masney Room.

 Guest Speaker: Trevor Zachariah, D.V..M of the Brevard Zoo and The Sea Turtle Healing Center

May 7, 2015

 Meeting will be at the Pelican Beach Park on A1A in Satellite Beach.

Guest Speaker:

Matt Runnels from Disney Animal Kingdom.

June, July, August 2015. We do not meet these months.

*meeting is on the 2nd Thursday of the month.


STPS will be at the following events:

Event: “23rd Annual Pelican Island Wildlife Festival”
Location: Riverview Park – Sebastian
Date: Saturday, March 14, 2015 10:00 AM to 4:00PM
Event: “Sea Glass and Ocean Gems Symposium”
Location: Barrier Island
Date: Saturday, March 14, 2015 10:00 AM to 4:00PM
Event: “5th Annual Viera Wetlands Nature Festival”
Location: Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands at Viera
Date: Saturday, April 11th, 2015


Click here to read about the historic 2014 Turtle Krawl 5K Walk/Run! Turtle Krawl is the STPS’ largest fundraiser of the year and is held annually.