Archive for March, 2017

From Jazz to Painters: Cottage #32

Mar 1, 2017

Cottage #32 still displays its original nickname from a different era – “Hi-De-Ho.” Inspired by the legendary jazz band leader Cab Calloway, the story goes that Calloway forgot the lyrics to one of his songs and improvised “Hi-De-Ho” on the spot, using his own voice as a musical instrument in a technique he learned from […]

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Maybe Bloomers

Mar 1, 2017

Spring brings a spate of wildflowers across California – golden gardens and violet seas that stretch along coastlines, across plains, over mountains, and down into deserts.  These fleeting masterpieces have served as a muse for many of America’s famous nature writers and painters.  In Southern California, large crowds travel to deserts to see these spectacles, […]

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Partners in Restoration

Mar 1, 2017

Parks present learning opportunities for students and researchers alike.  Through citizen science, these two groups can work together to learn more about how Crystal Cove’s environment works and how we can help to preserve it.  This spring, 5th grade students will help University of California, Irvine researchers and State Park land managers investigate these questions […]

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“Art in the Park” Celebration

Mar 1, 2017

Crystal Cove Alliance and Crystal Cove State Park are joining forces for our 1st annual Art in the Park celebration, featuring our spring art show, Eye of the Cove! Starting on the evening of March 31st guests can experience a special sneak peek of the art show during our artist reception. Get to know our […]

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