A Special Founders Day on Wednesday, May 13, To Honor Judy and Buck Henderson

Posted by on May 2, 2015 in Awards, Events, Upcoming Events | 0 comments

The Dana Point Historical Society is pleased to announce our annual Founders Day honor is being awarded to Judy and Buck Henderson. Married for 42 years, Judy and Buck have contributed tirelessly as a team to the benefit of their community through their work with the DP Civic Association, creation of the City of Dana Point, creation of our Historical Society and their activities in Fire Authority, PTA/PTSO, 4H, Animal Rescue and Guide Dogs....

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DPHS Annual Meeting and Potluck Dinner Wednesday, January 28

Posted by on Jan 15, 2015 in About DPHS, Awards, Events | 0 comments

Please join us for our annual meeting and potluck dinner, on Wednesday, January 28, at Gloria Dei Fellowship Hall in Dana Point.  Doors open at 6 PM, although volunteers to help set up chairs and tables at 5:30 PM would be greatly appreciated. Following the meet and greet period, there will be a potluck dinner at approximately 6:45 PM followed by the presentation and approval of the 2015 slate of incumbent officers and appointed board...

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Harold Kaufman Celebrated by Friends and Family as 2014 Founders Day Honoree

Posted by on Jan 9, 2014 in Awards, Events, Member Profiles | 0 comments

The May Founders Day program honored Harold Kaufman for his contributions as a DPHS Founder, his efforts on behalf of Dana Point and celebrated the 25th Anniversary the City of Dana Point’s incorporation. DPHS board member Heidi Hyde presented an extensive power point presentation and talked about the accomplishments and highlights of Harold’s life before and after his arrival in Dana Point. Harold was presented with a certificate from the...

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Over 70 People Attend Annual DPHS Meeting and Potluck January 22

Posted by on Nov 9, 2013 in Awards, Events | 0 comments

Over 70 people enjoyed the Dana Point Historical Society’s annual potluck, which was followed by our annual meeting and presentations.  Terry Walsh introduced and interviewed Jim Miller as the recipient of the 2013 Pat Plepler Award and Barbara Johannes read the Award Proclamation in Jim’s honor and presented him with the $500 award provided by the Plepler estate in recognition of his civic activism in Dana Point. You can read the...

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