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5 Crystal Cove
Newport Coast, CA 92657 United States
26 Jun

Free

Snapshot Cal Coast Coastal Bioblitz

Help us learn more about life in Crystal Cove’s coastal ecosystems on June 26th from 8:00-10:00 am! We will be heading to our beach and tidepools to participate in Snapshot Cal Coast, a state-wide coastal bioblitz! A bioblitz is an attempt to document as many species as possible in a particular time and place. Snapshot Cal Coast participants will be documenting marine life in every Marine Protected Area in California! Meet in the Historic District Education Commons in Crystal Cove…

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15 Jul

Sea Glass Wrapping

Join us for sea glass wrapping this Saturday!  Learn the art of wire-wrapping sea glass from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m in the Education Commons in Crystal Cove State Park Historic District. Turn a found item into a beautiful piece of jewelry. Activity is free; $15 State Park day use fee required per vehicle.

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29 Jul

Sea Glass Wrapping

Join us for sea glass wrapping this Saturday!  Learn the art of wire-wrapping sea glass from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m in the Education Commons in Crystal Cove State Park Historic District. Turn a found item into a beautiful piece of jewelry. Activity is free; $15 State Park day use fee required per vehicle.

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12 Aug

Field Science Saturday

Help us learn more about how to protect our coastline at Field Science Saturday on August 12th from 9:30-11:30 AM! Become a citizen scientist and collect data on coastal engineering and coastal ecosystem monitoring projects in the park. RSVPs requested – please register below.  Meet at the Historic District Education Commons at 9:30 AM.  Event is free; $15 day use fee required per vehicle. This event is recommended for ages 8 and up. All participants under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.…

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12 Aug

Sea Glass Wrapping

Join us for sea glass wrapping this Saturday!  Learn the art of wire-wrapping sea glass from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m in the Education Commons in Crystal Cove State Park Historic District. Turn a found item into a beautiful piece of jewelry. Activity is free; $15 State Park day use fee required per vehicle.

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9 Dec

Field Science Saturday

Help us learn more about how to protect our coastline at Field Science Saturday on December 9th from 9:30-11:30 AM! Become a citizen scientist and collect data on coastal engineering and coastal ecosystem monitoring projects in the park. RSVPs requested – please register below.  Meet at the Historic District Education Commons at 9:30 AM.  Event is free; $15 day use fee required per vehicle. This event is recommended for ages 8 and up. All participants under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Please…

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14 Apr

Field Science Saturday

Please note: location changed to HISTORIC DISTRICT EDUCATION COMMONS Help us learn more about Crystal Cove's Ecosystem at Field Science Saturday on Saturday April 14th from 9:30-11:30 am! Become a citizen scientist as we collect data on ecological research and monitoring projects in the park. RSVPs requested – please register below.  Meet at the Historic District Education Commons at 9:30 AM. Event is free; $15 day use fee required per vehicle. This event is recommended for ages 8 and up. All participants under 16 must be accompanied…

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12 May

Field Science Saturday

Help us learn more about how to protect our coastline at Field Science Saturday on May 12th! Become a citizen scientist and collect data on coastal ecosystem monitoring projects in the park. RSVPs requested – please register below.  Meet at the Historic District Education Commons at 9:30 am.  Event is free; $15 day use fee required per vehicle. This event is recommended for ages 8 and up. All participants under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Please contact Kaitlin…

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18 Jun

Snapshot Cal Coast Intertidal Bioblitz

Help us learn more about life in Crystal Cove’s coastal ecosystems on June 18th from 8:00-10:00 am! We will be heading to our beach and tidepools to participate in Snapshot Cal Coast, a state-wide coastal bioblitz! A bioblitz is an attempt to document as many species as possible in a particular time and place.  Snapshot Cal Coast participants will be documenting marine life in every Marine Protected Area in California! We will be recording observations with the iNaturalist app. Click…

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13 Oct

Field Science Saturday

Help us learn more about how to protect our coastline at Field Science Saturday on October 13th from 9:30-11:30 AM! Become a scientist and collect data on coastal engineering projects in the park. RSVPs requested – please register below.  Meet at the Historic District Education Commons at 9:30 AM.  Event is free; $15 day use fee required per vehicle. This event is recommended for ages 8 and up. All participants under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Please contact Erick Valdez at erick@crystalcove.org…

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8 Dec

Field Science Saturday

Help us learn more about Crystal Cove's Ecosystem at Field Science Saturday on Saturday December 8th from 9:30-11:30 am! Become a scientist as we collect data on ecological research and monitoring projects in the park. RSVPs requested – please register below.  Meet at the Historic District Education Commons at 9:30 AM. Event is free; $15 day use fee required per vehicle. This event is recommended for ages 8 and up. All participants under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Please contact Erick Valdez…

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19 Jan

Field Science Saturday Intertidal Bioblitz

Event is full. Registration now closed. Number of participants is limited to prevent negative impact on the tidepools. Help us learn more about our tidepools and participate in an intertidal bioblitz at Field Science Saturday on January 19th from 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm! We will be documenting as many species as possible in the tidepools using the iNaturalist app. To contribute data at the event, download the iNaturalist app and make an account before coming to the park. More info about getting started…

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29 Mar

Spring Art Show

Juried art show. Featuring the work of 50 local artists. Live music, refreshments. ARTIST RECEPTION March 29 -5:00-7:30PM General Public $20 - Conservancy Members $10. Purchase tickets below.  

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30 Mar

Spring Art Show

Juried art show. Featuring the work of 50 local artists. Saturday, March 30 & Sunday, March 31 - 10am-4pm - FREE   

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31 Mar

Spring Art Show

Juried art show. Featuring the work of 50 local artists. Saturday, March 30 & Sunday, March 31 - 10am-4pm - FREE   

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6 Apr

Beachside Chat

Stop by Ranger Alex’s Beachside Chat table on Saturday April 6 from 12-3pm and learn about some of the fun and interesting animals that live at Crystal Cove State Park. Find Alex and her bounty of nature props near the Historic District Education Commons by the Beachcomber Cafe.  Park in the Los Trancos lot (PCH inland at stoplight Los Trancos then walk through the tunnel or take the shuttle.) Day-use fee: $5/per hour (max. $15).

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13 Apr

Field Science Saturday

Help us learn more about Crystal Cove’s Ecosystem at Field Science Saturday on Saturday April 13th from 9:30-11:30 AM! Become a scientist as we collect data on ecological research and monitoring projects in the park. RSVPs requested – please register below.  Meet at the Historic District Education Commons at 9:30 AM. Event is free; $15 day use fee required per vehicle. This event is recommended for ages 8 and up. All participants under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Please contact Erick Valdez…

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11 May

Field Science Saturday

Help us learn more about Crystal Cove’s Ecosystem at Field Science Saturday on Saturday May 11th from 9:30-11:30 AM! Become a scientist as we collect data on ecological research and monitoring projects in the park. RSVPs requested – please register below.  Meet at the Historic District Education Commons at 9:30 AM. Event is free; $15 day use fee required per vehicle. This event is recommended for ages 8 and up. All participants under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Please contact Erick Valdez at…

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24 Jul

Community Days

  Every Wednesday from 10am-4pm beginning June 19 through August 28, step back in time as the Education Commons comes to life with fun, historical activities for the whole family. Stop by the Education Commons and let the serene surroundings stimulate your inner artist. Create watercolor masterpieces and your very own charm to take home, using sea glass taken directly from the beach.  Also learn about the unique history of Crystal Cove through a guided tour of the historic district,…

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26 Jul

Summer Art Show

Juried art show. Featuring the work of 50 local artists. Live music, refreshments. ARTIST RECEPTION July 26 -5:00-7:30PM General Public $20 - Conservancy Members $10. Click the link below to purchase tickets.  

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27 Jul

Summer Art Show

Juried art show. Featuring the work of 50 local artists. Saturday, July 27 & Sunday, July 28 - 10am-4pm - FREE

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28 Jul

Summer Art Show

Juried art show. Featuring the work of 50 local artists. Saturday, July 27 & Sunday, July 28 - 10am-4pm - FREE   

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31 Jul

Community Days

  Every Wednesday from 10am-4pm beginning June 19 through August 28, step back in time as the Education Commons comes to life with fun, historical activities for the whole family. Stop by the Education Commons and let the serene surroundings stimulate your inner artist. Create watercolor masterpieces and your very own charm to take home, using sea glass taken directly from the beach.  Also learn about the unique history of Crystal Cove through a guided tour of the historic district,…

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7 Aug

Community Days

  Every Wednesday from 10am-4pm beginning June 19 through August 28, step back in time as the Education Commons comes to life with fun, historical activities for the whole family. Stop by the Education Commons and let the serene surroundings stimulate your inner artist. Create watercolor masterpieces and your very own charm to take home, using sea glass taken directly from the beach.  Also learn about the unique history of Crystal Cove through a guided tour of the historic district,…

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14 Aug

Community Days

  Every Wednesday from 10am-4pm beginning June 19 through August 28, step back in time as the Education Commons comes to life with fun, historical activities for the whole family. Stop by the Education Commons and let the serene surroundings stimulate your inner artist. Create watercolor masterpieces and your very own charm to take home, using sea glass taken directly from the beach.  Also learn about the unique history of Crystal Cove through a guided tour of the historic district,…

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