Something For The Kids To Do

Looking for something to occupy young minds in the days before Thanksgiving?  The Living Coast Discovery Center offers one-, two- and three-day camps on the Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday before the Big Day!  Now you can clear the decks for pie-baking, or whatever you like to do, while the kids work up an appetite for learning and, of course, pie. Camps are selling well
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Living Coast in the Starlight Parade Dec. 6th

Mark your calendars for December 6, 2014!  Living Coast staff members and Animal Ambassadors will be on hand for the 50th Annual Chula Vista Starlight Parade (at 6:00 p.m.). We’ll also be on hand at Holiday In The Village (Third Avenue between E & H Streets) from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. You could make a day of it. Better yet, why not spend the day at
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National Philanthropy Day: a great time to say, “Thank you!”

In honor of National Philanthropy Day®, the Living Coast Discovery Center would like to thank our loyal donors, volunteers/docents, and community champions for their support and generosity every day of the year. We are grateful for all that you do in support of our mission to inspire care and exploration of the living Earth by connecting people with coastal animals, plants, and habitats! Philanthropy is “the
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Day Camps Thanksgiving Week For Young Ones

The Living Coast Discovery Center has camps for kids as young as four. Our Pre-K Day Camps run from nine to noon on the Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday before Thanksgiving. Kinder and Pre-K Camps, Favorite Friends: 9am – 12:00pm Nov. 24th, 25th, 26th Fly like birds, swim like turtles, and crawl like sea stars!  Come make friends with some of the most popular animals at the Discovery
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Shop and support the Living Coast

Two Great Reasons to Shop! You might not need them, but we’ve got two great reasons to shop — and both give you the ease of online Holiday Shopping while donating a portion of their profits to the Living Coast.  One is goodsearch and the other is Amazon Smile.  If you want to support us or, if you’re going to shop anyway, why not
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Sapphire’s First Month at the Living Coast Discovery Center

Sapphire the Loggerhead Sea Turtle is doing well in her new home at the Living Coast Discovery Center.  In fact, we’re celebrating our first month together this Monday (Oct. 27, 2014). If you want to know how she got here, and why she came, here is a brief look at her trip from Sapphire Key in Florida to the Shark and Ray exhibit at
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Owl-O-Ween Otc. 26th

Nothing’s as spooky as Owl-O-Ween at the Living Coast Discovery Center. And by spooky, we mean cute! Help us celebrate everything October and everything Owl –after hours — on Sunday, October 26th from 5:00-8:00 p.m.  Join us — in the dark! — for fun, exciting, and educational adventures for the whole family. Wear a costume, or just comfortable clothes, and join us for… Cool Halloween-Themed
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Thanksgiving Camps

School out for Thanksgiving but work isn’t? The Living Coast Discovery Center offers one-, two-, or three-day Thanksgiving Camps from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Nov. 24-26 (the Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday before Thanksgiving). Your kids will make friends, discover nature, track wildlife on the marsh, explore life under the microscope, feed sharks and meet birds, reptiles and sea turtles up-close – all in
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Family Overnight at the Living Coast Oct. 25-26

Join us for Mysterious Midnight on the Marsh, a Family Overnight event at the Living Coast Discovery Center from October 25-26, 2014.  Mysterious Midnight on the Marsh is a fun, safe and educational event for the whole family. This Halloween-themed event includes spooky animal encounters, night hikes through the marsh, a mysterious treasure hunt, creepy snacks and much more. All Family Overnight adventures feature: late night
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Join us for Animals on the Bay Day Sunday, Oct. 12

Animals on the Bay Day is a Free Community event at the Living Coast Discovery Center sponsored by the Unified Port of San Diego.  Animals on the Bay Day celebrates all the unique Animals that call San Diego Bay home. As the only organization that showcases these animals on San Diego Bay, the Living Coast Discovery Center is the place to be on Sunday,
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