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Teen Writers’ Plays Will Come Alive in Playwrights Project’s 38th Season

| January 10, 2023 | 0 Comments
<strong>Teen Writers’ Plays Will Come Alive in Playwrights Project’s 38<sup>th</sup> Season</strong>

Playwrights Project will present its 38th Annual Plays by Young Writers Festival showcasing new scripts written by youth across California. This year’s Festival will be presented in-person to the public at the Salvation Army’s Joan B. Kroc Theatre at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, January 28.  Playwrights Project’s Executive Director Cecelia Kouma said, “Plays by Young Writers offers young playwrights a […]

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10th AnnualTea by the Sea Takes Place at the Marine Room

| January 10, 2023 | 0 Comments
<strong>10<sup>th</sup> AnnualTea by the Sea Takes Place at the Marine Room </strong>

St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center (SMSC), a nonprofit organization dedicated to educating and empowering individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, will host its 10th annual Tea by the Sea event on Saturday, January 21, 2023, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the elegant Marine Room in La Jolla (2000 Spindrift Drive).   Guests are encouraged to dress in their favorite tea-time […]

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San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Wins Animation Award in 2023 Rose Parade presented by Honda 

| January 10, 2023 | 0 Comments
<strong>San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Wins Animation Award in 2023 Rose Parade presented by Honda </strong>

San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance—an international conservation organization with “two front doors”: the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Zoo Safari Park—participated in the 134th Rose Parade® presented by Honda, with a float celebrating the Safari Park’s 50th anniversary. With its theme “Celebrating 50 Years of Conservation,” the float depicted rhinos, giraffes and the Safari Park’s iconic Wildlife […]

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Hope for the New Year

| January 9, 2023 | 0 Comments
<strong>Hope for the New Year</strong>

During my lifetime I have had the opportunity to work with some incredible people, including those who made it possible for me to dream and live outside the box.  One of those people I refer to is Phyllis Schwartz, who I met and worked with when I was the executive producer of First Night San […]

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Jungle Bells Will Be Ringing This Holiday Season at San Diego Zoo

| December 3, 2022 | 0 Comments
Jungle Bells Will Be Ringing This Holiday Season at San Diego Zoo

San Diego Zoo guests are invited to celebrate the season with the return of Jungle Bells Proudly Supported by California Coast Credit Union. The annual holiday event will treat guests to a joyous wonderland of twinkling lights, live entertainment, festive music and views of awe-inspiring wildlife.  Jungle Bells is scheduled for Friday, December 9 through Sunday, January […]

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Winter Gardens with Chuck McClung

| December 3, 2022 | 0 Comments
Winter Gardens with Chuck McClung

At our final meeting in 2022, Chuck McClung, a gardener his entire life with a master in botany, gave a truly enlightening talk.  His focus was on what we can do in the winter with and for our gardens.  McClung began by saying how lucky we are to live in San Diego, and in Mission […]

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Birch Aquarium and Cincinnati Zoo Join Forces to Bolster the Little Blue Penguins Population in the United States 

| December 3, 2022 | 0 Comments
Birch Aquarium and Cincinnati Zoo Join Forces to Bolster the Little Blue Penguins Population in the United States 

Five Little Blue Penguins from Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego embarked on a 2,000-mile cross-country move to Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden.  The move is part of an international Species Survival Plan (SSP) that works to maintain the genetic diversity of certain species in zoos and aquariums.  This year, […]

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Franklin Elementary STEAM Magnet Program Continues to Progress

| December 3, 2022 | 0 Comments
Franklin Elementary STEAM Magnet Program Continues to Progress

The hard hats were on, and markers were out at Franklin Elementary STEAM Magnet School this past November, as the campus modernization reached a major milestone. Franklin Elementary students joined incoming San Diego Unified School District Board of Education Trustee Shana Hazan, alumni, and staff in signing the final steel beam for the future two-story […]

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Comic-Con Museum Celebrates One Year Anniversary as Year-Round Popular Arts Headquarters

| December 3, 2022 | 0 Comments
Comic-Con Museum Celebrates One Year Anniversary as Year-Round Popular Arts Headquarters

San Diego Comic Convention’s Comic-Con Museum, showcasing comics and popular arts, celebrates its first anniversary as year-round extension of the premier celebration of its kind in the world, Comic-Con International. Since its opening on November 26, 2021, the San Diego-based Museum has welcomed tens of thousands of visitors to explore its immersive exhibits and expand their […]

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Christmas Carol Camp Offered at Mission Hills United Church of Christ

| December 3, 2022 | 0 Comments
Christmas Carol Camp Offered at Mission Hills United Church of Christ

Do your kids know the words to traditional Christmas carols?  If not, here’s an opportunity for them to become connected with some very special Christmas songs. Mission Hills United Church of Christ, located at 4070 Jackdaw Street in Mission Hills is offering a free after school camp for kids in first through sixth grade so […]

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