Sun. May 3rd, 2pm Politics of Sand – Hatfield Marine Science Center Auditorium Don’t miss this amazing documentary on the legacy of Oregon’s publicly owned beaches, by Portland filmaker Tom Olsen! Matt Love says, I must now give up my self-appointed title…he (Tom) now reigns as the official expert on the incredible history of Oregon’s Beach Bill. This incredible film is a must see, and every Oregonian who enjoys our public beaches should also understand how we arrived at this great birthright! In celebration of Oregon’s Sesquicentennial, brought to you by Friends of HMSC in partnership with Lincoln County Historical Society, CoastWatch andthe Newport Chapter of Surfrider Foundation. Questions and discussion with the producer/director will follow the film and table exhibits by partner organizations will also be on display. More info…