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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50-Year Time Capsule Celebration Will Be Held Monday, August 29, 2016. Here You Can Buy BBQ Tickets, Become a Sponsor, or Get the BBQ Mail-In Form.

Posted by on Jun 23, 2016 in About DPHS, Events, Featured, Upcoming Events | 0 comments

Click here to buy BBQ Dinner Tickets: BBQ Tickets Fifty years ago on Monday, August 29, 1966, a rock-placing ceremony sponsored by the County of Orange, the Orange County Harbor District and local organizations marked the start of construction of Dana Point Harbor.  The event took place at Doheny State Beach, during which a time capsule was sealed into a rock chosen from those forming the breakwater.  The event was celebrated with music and a...

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President’s Message Summer 2016

Posted by on Jun 22, 2016 in About DPHS, Awards, Events, Featured | 0 comments

   Our May Founders Day dinner was an elegant event thanks to co-chairs Sandie Iverson and Nancy Jenkins. More than 60 members gathered to honor Marlene and Bruce Beal (photo inset below) for their volunteerism and enjoyed a delicious buffet dinner while appreciating the sunset views from the Dana Point Yacht Club where Bruce and Marlene are officers. Mistress of Ceremonies Nancy Jenkins named the Beals’ contributions to the Society, which...

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Summer 2016 News Drogher

Posted by on Jun 14, 2016 in About DPHS, Newsletter | 0 comments

Click the “Read More” button and follow the link to download and view the Summer 2016 Newsletter: Summer 2016 News Drogher 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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