Posts tagged "local news"

Dig dinosaur bones? Noted paleontologist will speak at Casa lecture series Thursday

March 4th, 2019 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Dig dinosaur bones? Noted paleontologist will speak at Casa lecture series Thursday”

Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens will host paleontologist and writer Dr. Tom Demere to speak as one of the purposes of the institution’s Casa Up Close lecture series on Thursday, March 7.

Dr. Demere is the curator of Paleontology and head of PaleoServices at the San Diego Natural History Museum, where he has been on staff since 1994. His talk will center on his most exciting and noteworthy mine meets, including the breakthrough in 1992 of a 130,000 -year-old mastodon dinosaur skeleton in San Diego County, with bones that are believed to have been broken and sharpened with stones by early humans.

Cost is $12 general admittance, $10 Casa representatives. Tickets are available online at CasaRomantica.org/ Calendar, by phone at 949 -4 98 -2 139, or in person at the administrative departments during public hours.

IF “Theres going”

When: 7 p. m. Thursday( entrances open at 6:30 p.m .)

Where: Casa Romantica Culture Center and Gardens, 415 Avenida Granada, San Clemente

Info: casaromantica.org

Read more: ocregister.com.

Festival of Whales opens Saturday for two weekends in Dana Point

February 28th, 2019 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Festival of Whales opens Saturday for two weekends in Dana Point”

Dana Point Harbor invites families to experience the 48 th Annual Dana Point Festival of Whales, March 2-3 and 9-10. Pilgrims can explore Dana Point Harbor during the gray whale’s annual wintertime migratory ritual and enjoy activities including whale watching, first-day ceremony and street fair, beach sculpting, live music, the Dinghy Dash, Art in the Park, Chowder Cook-Off, Ocean Awareness Day, educational programs, and more.

The Festival of Whales Parade kicks off the merriments at 10 a.m. Saturday. Attendees can consider the parade from the two sides of Pacific Coast Highway between Selva Road and Street of the Golden Lantern, where observers can experience the ceremony boasting giant helium balloons, community organizations and more.

For more information and to examine the full list of incidents inspect FestivalofWhales.com and DanaPointHarbor.com.

IF YOU GO

When: 8 a. m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday& March 9,10

Where: Dana Point Harbor, Dana Point

Info: FestivalofWhales.com or DanaPointHarbor.com

Read more: ocregister.com.

Joyful Child 5K will raise funds for initiative to stop crimes against children

February 23rd, 2019 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Joyful Child 5K will raise funds for initiative to stop crimes against children”

Let your feet cure raise funding for a great cause at the 2019 BRAVE 5K Race and Joyful Child Fun Run, on Saturday, Feb. 23, at Aliso Niguel High School.

The annual race, held under remember of child assassinate scapegoat Samantha Runnion, interests the Joyful Child Foundation’s BRAVE initiative to stop criminal offences against children. Packet pickup and same-day enrollment begin at 6:30 a.m. The 5K scoot begins at 8 a. m. followed by the kids fun run at 9:15 a.m. and welcoming ceremony at 9:30 a.m.

Fees: Adults, early enrollment $35, same-day $50; Youth( 18 and under ), early registration $25, same-day $35. Joyful Child Fun Run $10. For squads of 10 or more runners, discount rate is $25( email virginia @thejoyfulchild. org for informed of team registration ).

IF YOU GO

When: 8 a. m. Saturday( same-day enrollment begins at 6:30 a.m .)

Where: Aliso Niguel High School, 28000 Wolverine Way, Aliso Viejo

Information: thejoyfulchild.org

Read more: ocregister.com.

Heard of beach bocce? Check out this tournament at Doheny Beach on Saturday

February 21st, 2019 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Heard of beach bocce? Check out this tournament at Doheny Beach on Saturday”

The inaugural Orange County Beach Bocce Championships take place Saturday, Feb. 23, at Doheny State Beach, with all follows patronizing Boys and Girls Clubs of Capistrano Valley.

Bocce, also known as Italian lawn bowling, is one of the oldest and most widely frisked competitions in the world. The tournament become involved in two separations: Open( for competitive players) and Recreational( for those merely having fun ). Registration begins at 8 a. m. with first toss at 9:30 a.m.

Team tickets are $75( two actors) and VIP Team tickets are $175( two participates, includes lunch and sucks ). Admission includes a T-shirt. Register online at bgccapo.com/ occasions /.

IF YOU GO

When: 8 a. m.-3 p.m. Saturday

Where: Doheny State Beach, 25300 Harbor Drive, Dana Point

Information: Ron Sipiora, 949 -5 42 -4 112

Read more: ocregister.com.

Help clean up Doheny Beach from storm runoff

February 15th, 2019 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Help clean up Doheny Beach from storm runoff”

Show some Valentine’s Day adore for Doheny Beach by to intervene in the Doheny State Beach Interpretive Association for its first Adopt–ABeach Cleanup of the year, on Saturday, Feb. 16. The cleanup is from 9 a. m.-noon.

All beach cleanups meet at the lifeguard installation( adjacent to the mouth of San Juan Creek ). Please bring your own making gloves.

Related Articles

How will sea life adjusted to climate change? Grunion might show us clues, says brand-new CSU Long Beach study

‘ Treasure’ hunters are examining coasts for brand-new and unique pieces dug by recent rains

Update: Personal watercraft equestrian missing off Long Beach is extricated from the atlantic provinces, but later dies

South Orange County’s coasts are rapidly disappearing

Sinkhole anatomies at Dana Point’ cataract ,’ initiating hazard at attractivenes moved favourite by social media

IF YOU GO

When: 9 a. m.-noon Saturday

Where: Doheny State Beach, 25300 Dana Point Harbor Drive, Dana Point

Information: dohenystatebeach.org

Read more: ocregister.com.

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with opera soprano Liv Redpath at Casa Romantica

February 14th, 2019 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Celebrate Valentine’s Day with opera soprano Liv Redpath at Casa Romantica”

Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens will present a special Valentine’s Day concert with a action by opera soprano Liv Redpath, in the Main Salon.

The Harvard University alumna and Juilliard-trained vocalist is in her third season as a Domingo-Colburn-Stein Young Artist with the LA Opera. The event will be integrated into Valentine’s Day-themed desserts, and champagne will be available at the cash donation bar.

Tickets for the 7 p. m. show on Thursday, Feb. 14, are $25 general, $20 members. As part of Casa Romantica’s brand-new classical music youngster participation platform, a limited number of$ 1 tickets are available for children ages 6-16 who wish to attend.

IF YOU GO

When: 7 p. m. Thursday

Where: Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, 415 Avenida Granada, San Clemente

Tickets and intelligence: casaromantica.org

Read more: ocregister.com.

Sharpen your writer’s chops monthly at San Juan Capistrano Library

February 8th, 2019 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Sharpen your writer’s chops monthly at San Juan Capistrano Library”

Start the year off “write.” Join the San Juan Capistrano Writers Group at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, in the fireplace apartment located in the San Juan Capistrano Library.

Meet with other regional writers, commonly on the second largest Tuesday of every month. The radical is endeavouring active columnists working on a project, published scribes, and “I’ve always wanted to write” members. They provide support for your writing efforts and you are able to is understood the business of writing and partake in scheduled critiquing discussions throughout the year.

Fiction , nonfiction and bloggers are welcome.

Questions? Contact the San Juan Capistrano library at 949 -4 93 -1 752.

IF YOU GO

When: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13( and second Tuesdays thereafter)

Where: San Juan Capistrano Public Library, 31495 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano

Information: 949 -4 93 -1 752

Read more: ocregister.com.

1960s thriller ‘Wait Until Dark’ takes the stage at Camino Real Playhouse

February 6th, 2019 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “1960s thriller ‘Wait Until Dark’ takes the stage at Camino Real Playhouse”

The curtain opens Friday, Feb. 8, on Frederick Knott’s 1960 s white-knuckle thriller” Wait Until Dark ,” on the prime place at Camino Real Playhouse through Feb. 28.

Susan, a blind female, lives with her husband Sam in a basement apartment in Greenwich Village. While apart on business, Sam unknowingly smuggles a special doll into the District. But when the doll goes missing, a woman is murdered and a puzzle begins to untangle that leaves Susan tangled up with a callous con man.

Regular tickets are $27, cabaret counters are $37, available at caminorealplayhouse.org.

Questions? Call the box office at 949 -4 89 -8 082.

Related Articles

11 theater creations to see in Southern California this week( Feb. 1-7)

A gunman’ Sweeney Todd’ procreates the piece at South Coast Rep

Theater review:’ An Inspector Calls’ and is welcome back anytime

11 theater products to see in Southern California this week, Jan. 25 -3 1

Long Beach Opera’s’ Black Cat’ overcomes government shutdown to slink on stage

IF YOU GO

When: Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, Feb. 8-28

Where: Camino Real Playhouse, 31776 El Camino Real, San Juan Capistrano

Information: 949 -4 89 -8 082

Read more: ocregister.com.

San Juan Capistrano car show and poker run rescheduled to Feb. 9

February 2nd, 2019 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “San Juan Capistrano car show and poker run rescheduled to Feb. 9”

You can join more than 1,000 classic car lovers and raise money for local nonprofits at the 16th annual Car Show on Saturday, Feb. 9, (rescheduled from Feb. 2) in San Juan Capistrano. Sponsored by the San Juan Capistrano Rotary Club, the event will feature about 400 entries including hot rods, muscle cars, vintage cruisers, imports, trucks and motorcycles. New-Car Row returns this year, displaying the latest models from local dealers.

There will also be vendors, exhibits and displays, a disc dog exhibition and a motorcycle poker run prior to the show. Well-behaved dogs on leashes are welcome.

IF YOU GO

When: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 9

Where: San Juan Capistrano Community Center/Sports Park, 25925 Camino Del Avion

Cost: $5 adult, $2 kids 11-17, under 11 free

Information: SJCRotary.org

Read more: ocregister.com.

Casa Romantica offers Mozart symphony ‘in the round’ on Thursday evening

February 1st, 2019 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “Casa Romantica offers Mozart symphony ‘in the round’ on Thursday evening”

Casa Classic: Orchestra Collective of Orange County will offer patrons a chance to experience a live performance of Mozart’s symphonies with seating “in the round,” on Thursday evening, Jan. 31.

Guests will be seated around 25 musicians from the Orchestra Collective of Orange County in Casa Romantica’s historic Main Salon. The performance will be conducted by David Rentz, the Orchestra Collective’s music director since 2016.

Tickets for the 7 p.m. show are $30 general admission and $25 for Casa members, available at CasaRomantica.org/Calendar or by phone at 949-498-2139

IF YOU GO

When: 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31 (doors open at 6:30 p.m.)

Where: Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, 415 Avenida Granada, San Clemente

Cost: $30 general, $25 members

Information: 949-498-2139

Read more: ocregister.com.