Celebrating and preserving the history of Dana Point

Save the Date of January 20, 2016 for the DPHS Annual Meeting and Potluck

Save the Date of January 20, 2016 for the DPHS Annual Meeting and Potluck

Our annual meeting, which includes the presentation of the Pat Plepler Award, will be held the evening of Wednesday, January 20, at Community House. Time will be announced in January, but, as in the past, we will have a reception and potluck dinner followed by new officer recommendations for the Board of Directors, a report from our treasurer, and the bestowing of the Pat Plepler Award. Please be sure to join us for this special evening.




Welcome new members!

Kim & Mike Nicolai (Lifetime), Sandra Arsenault, Shirlene Diamond, Rick & Tracy Morgan, Jess Lopez & Sheryl Villapania, Wendie Pinto, Bonni Pomush, James Proett, Tom Rafferty, Portia Ryan, Gina Stivers and Carole & James Weling

Please note members dues renewal payment is in January. This could also be a good time to up-grade your membership to the Patron level or even a Life Membership.

All contributions are tax deductible as the Historical Society is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization.

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About DPHS

About DPHS

The Dana Point Historical Society advocates for the historic buildings that contribute to the eclectic visual character of the community and serve as reminders of Dana Point’s rich and colorful past, for the enrichment of current and future generations.

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There is no pre-registration! This means that the first day you can register for the new term is September 1, 2015 or after.

1. All members who are currently enrolled in the Ralphs Community Contribution Program will remain active until August 31, 2015.
2. Participants will be required to register or re-register for the new term at www.ralphs.com or by using the scanbar letter at the register starting September 1, 2015.
3. There are two ways to enroll:
1. Online  (email DPHSNewsletter@gmail.com for instructions)
2. Scan-Bar letter (available at the museum if you need a copy)
4. If you received a scan-bar letter last year, it is still good and can be used this year. If you would like to receive a scan-bar letter, please respond to this email and one will be mailed to you via US post office.
5. Even if your participants registered as recently as June, July or August 2015, they will be required to register again, on or after September 1, 2015.
6. Your organization does NOT need to re-register, only your participants.
7. This notice does not apply to participants of the Food 4 Less/Foods Co Community Rewards program

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