Autumn 2016 News Drogher

Posted by on Jan 23, 2017 in About DPHS, Newsletter | 0 comments

Click the “Read More” button and follow the link to download and view the Summer 2016 Newsletter: Autumn 2016 News Drogher Complete Remember that all of these pages are printable and you can use the “zoom” feature to enlarge or shrink the page size for better viewing.

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Oceanic Heritage Paper & Projects of Surfing & Sailing by Bruce Beal

Posted by on Jan 23, 2017 in Copyright Information, Sailing Heritage, Surfing Heritage | 0 comments

Commencing in the 1930’s, Dana Point and surrounds increasingly became populated by persons, originally known as “Watermen,” defined as those who were “comfortable in a wide variety of ocean conditions and had a broad store of oceanic knowledge; more specifically applied to those who are accomplished at a particular set of surfing-related activities, including diving, swimming, sailing, bodysurfing, fishing, spearfishing, surf canoeing,...

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DPHS Annual Meeting and Potluck Dinner Wednesday, January 25

Posted by on Jan 11, 2017 in About DPHS, Awards, Events, Featured, Upcoming Events | 0 comments

Please join us for our annual meeting and potluck dinner on Wednesday, January 25, at Dana Point Community House at 24642 San Juan Avenue. Doors open at 6 p.m., although volunteers to help set up chairs and tables at 5:30 p.m. would be greatly appreciated. A reception starts the evening, followed by a potluck dinner at approximately 6:45 p.m. Opening comments and approval of the 2016 slate of incumbent officers and appointed board members will...

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President’s Message January 2017

Posted by on Jan 8, 2017 in About DPHS | 0 comments

Happy New Year!  2016 ended on a melodious note when three South Orange County School of the Arts students appeared in costume as “Dickens Carolers” to entertain us at our Holiday Open House on December 4.  Some 50 members and guests enjoyed appetizers, sweets, drinks and a video montage of our year in review — all organized by your Board of Directors in thanks for your support. 2017 is charging ahead! The Dana Point City Council...

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President’s Message Autumn 2016

Posted by on Nov 3, 2016 in About DPHS | 0 comments

Orange County Supervisor Lisa Bartlett and staff, together with a committee representing civic, business and nonprofit organizations, kept a 50-year promise on Monday, August 29, 2016.  The promise, under the auspices of Supervisor Alton E. Allen, was made to those who attended the 1966 Harbor Rock Placing Ceremony, pageant and dinner.  A “Complimentary Ticket” to a Bar-B-Q Dinner for the Dana Point Harbor Time Capsule Opening Ceremony on...

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Time Capsule and Dana Point Harbor 50th Anniversary Video to Premier

Posted by on Sep 22, 2016 in About DPHS, Events, Featured, Upcoming Events | 0 comments

Dana Point Historical members and guests are invited to the premier of Jonathan Morgan Jenkins’ new short film commemorating the 50th anniversary of Dana Point Harbor and the opening of the time capsule. The premier will occur at the the Ocean Institute on Tuesday, September 27 beginning at 5:30 PM.  The film will be shown every half hour until 8 PM. Please join us for this very special event that captures the highlights of the memorable...

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