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A New Pirate Adventure Experience Presented by San Diego Pirate Adventures

| May 5, 2024 | 0 Comments
A New Pirate Adventure Experience Presented by San Diego Pirate Adventures

Maritime Museum of San Diego has announced six new partnership performance dates for the popular Boarded.  A New Pirate Adventure experience presented by San Diego Pirate Adventures. These popular 90-minute on-the-water shows featuring a widely creative and talented pirate theatric troupe and seasoned sail crew are staged aboard the Maritime Museum of San Diego’s 16th – century Spanish galleon San […]

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Voices for Children Observes National Foster Care Awareness Month

| May 5, 2024 | 0 Comments

May is National Foster Care Month, and Voices for Children is recognizing the important role Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs) and all members of the foster care system play in supporting children, youth, and families. CASA volunteers are advocates who bring stability to thousands of children in foster care in San Diego and Riverside Counties. According to […]

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Comic-Con Museum® Announces Exclusive New Exhibits at WonderCon ®

| May 5, 2024 | 0 Comments
Comic-Con Museum® Announces Exclusive New Exhibits at WonderCon ®

As a result of the recent WonderCon panel, Comic-Con Museum announced three upcoming exhibits featuring the famous Betty Boop, award-winning comic creator and Afrofuturist John Jennings, and a bi-national exhibition as a participating World Design Capital San Diego Tijuana 2024 community initiative. Scheduled to open to the public in May and June 2024, these exhibits […]

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San Diego American Indian Health Center to Host 2024 Pow Wow

| May 5, 2024 | 0 Comments
San Diego American Indian Health Center to Host 2024 Pow Wow

The San Diego American Indian Health Center (SDAIHC) will host the 36th annual Balboa Park Pow Wow on Saturday, May 11 and 12, 2024 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., at the corner of Park Boulevard and President’s Way, San Diego, CA. This popular community event is free and open for all to join, learn, […]

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The Navy SEAL Museum San Diego Secures Location in Downtown San Diego

| May 5, 2024 | 0 Comments
The Navy SEAL Museum San Diego Secures Location in Downtown San Diego

The Navy SEAL Museum San Diego (NSMSD) has signed a lease at 1001 Kettner Boulevard in downtown San Diego to build a museum to honor the history and heritage of the U.S. Navy SEALs. This location was formerly utilized by the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego.  Scheduled to open in late 2024, the 10,000-square-foot […]

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High School Students Pursue Mental Health Program for Teens

| May 5, 2024 | 0 Comments
High School Students Pursue Mental Health Program for Teens

By Audrey Fundingsland, Point Loma High School Class of 2025 My friends and I have created a mental health advocacy group at Point Loma High School called Pointing Out the Obvious (POTO) which is dedicated to improving the mental health of local teens. We are publicizing our work so we can further spread our message […]

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MADCAPS ‘World Tour’ a Big Success

| March 31, 2024 | 0 Comments
MADCAPS ‘World Tour’ a Big Success

By Karen Austin MADCAPS Mother of Katie (2020) and Caroline (2024)   Teen girls living in Hillcrest, Mission Hills, Ocean Beach and Point Loma recently participated in the annual MADCAPS Benefit Show to raise money for local philanthropies. The musical extravaganza is the signature fundraising event of Mothers and Daughters Club Assisting Philanthropies (MADCAPS). In […]

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The Bigger Picture: Guaranteed Income for the Future of San Diego

| February 11, 2024 | 0 Comments
The Bigger Picture: Guaranteed Income for the Future of San Diego

In 2022, Jewish Family Service of San Diego rolled out San Diego for Every Child Guaranteed Income Project – the first of its kind in the region – which provides direct cash assistance to those in need. To share the moving stories of those impacted by this pilot program JFS has created “The Bigger Picture: Guaranteed Income for […]

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A National Poetry Recitation Competition for High School Students

| February 11, 2024 | 0 Comments
A National Poetry Recitation Competition for High School Students

The Poetry Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts, managed in California by the California Arts Council and regionally, by the City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture in association with Write Out Loud, presents Poetry Out Loud, a national poetry recitation competition for high school students. San Diego Regional Finals take place at 5 p.m. […]

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The Old Point Loma Lighthouse at Cabrillo National Monument to Close for Restoration work

| January 7, 2024 | 0 Comments
The Old Point Loma Lighthouse at Cabrillo National Monument to Close for Restoration work

Constructed in 1855, the Old Point Loma Lighthouse is an icon of local maritime history. It gives visitors a glimpse into the life of a lighthouse keeper as well as the workings of the light. The interior restoration, including painting and other minor repairs, will protect the masonry walls from the damp coastal environment, which is crucial to […]

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