Community Rivers Planning Coalition holds an informational forum on "Community Parks Management" 7-9 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Chapman School. Call 235-8177, ext. 5.
Kachemak Bay Research Reserve celebrates National Estuaries Day 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 5 at Bishop's Beach. Highlights include a sand-sculpting contest, Kachemak Bay Quiz Bowl, marine debris art show, estuary food-chain hike, beach bag bash and litter cleanup and a community picnic potluck. Volunteers are also needed. Call 235-4799.
The Kachemak Bay State Parks Citizen Advisory Board meets at 7 p.m. Oct. 9 at the Kachemak Bay Research Reserve seminar room on Kachemak Drive.