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Champagne & Chocolates!

2017-01-13T14:32:28+00:00 November 17th, 2016|Events|

Join us at the Museum Store for a fun holiday event. Be sure to invite a friend to join you. We hope to see you there! You will receive 20% off all merchandise. Join us for an author reading of "Connor & The Balboa Dinosaur" at 7pm by Penny Rodheim.

Balboa Island Living, November 2016

2017-01-13T14:32:28+00:00 November 8th, 2016|News|

In this November 2016 edition of Balboa Island Living, Shirley Pepys and family are honored for their community contributions. Shirley is the Balboa Island Museum's President and has helped the museum grow into valuable gathering place for locals and visitors. We celebrate her many accomplishments. Thank you for everything that you do for us!  

Art Class

2017-01-13T14:32:29+00:00 November 7th, 2016|News, Events|

Art Classes at the Balboa Island Museum Fun for all ages! Saturday, November 19th 10am-12pm Meet Art Instructor Eve Nyzc. Eve is a local Laguna Beach resident who has been teaching art for 30 years. All supplies are provided. $40 per class. Reserve your space by calling 949-675-3952 or purchase your ticket online right now.

Balboa Island Living, October 2016

2017-01-13T14:32:29+00:00 October 7th, 2016|News|

In this edition of Balboa Island Living, Sue and Scott Sibley, are highlighted. Sue is the Balboa Island Museum Volunteer Chair and serves on the BIIA Board of Directors. Scott has also served on the BIIA Board and helps the museum with special events. We are so delighted that they are this month's featured family. [...]

Holiday Home Tour

2017-01-13T14:32:29+00:00 October 6th, 2016|News, Events|

The winter holidays are always a festive time on Balboa Island. Many people visit the Island to enjoy not only the Newport Beach Boat Parade but to view the multitude of Island homes decorated for the holidays. During the holiday season the Island becomes an incredible display of decorations and lights of many colors. To [...]

Book Club with Jill Amadio

2017-01-13T14:32:29+00:00 October 2nd, 2016|Events|

Join us for our upcoming book club events on October 5th and November 7th with the author. We hope you can attend these fun gatherings at the museum. You can purchase the mystery books in our Museum Store or on Amazon. Please email event@balboaislandmuseum.org to RSVP.

New England Visit

2016-10-10T10:27:22+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Museum|

Balboa Island Museum board member, Tony Guanci and Arts of the Ancient Mariner curator, Bill Stewart, recently visited New England. They were provided a private tour of the Marine Society in Ship’s Cabin located on top of the Hawthorne Hotel in Salem, Massachusetts. They tour was conducted by Dan Finamore, Maritime Curator of the Peabody Essex [...]

Balboa Island Centennial Celebration

2017-01-13T14:32:30+00:00 September 5th, 2016|News, Events|

Sunday, September 18 – 1-5pm Balboa Island Centennial Celebration -- 200 block of Marine Avenue Join your friends and neighbors for an afternoon of fun, food and music! Enjoy classic carnival rides and games, face painters and a strolling magician, the NBFD grilling hot dogs from their BBQ trailer, food from our local restaurants, live [...]

Newport Beach Police Department

2017-01-13T14:32:30+00:00 August 25th, 2016|Events, Speaker Series|

We are celebrating the Newport Beach Police Department. Members and their guests, we hope you can join us for our annual Speaker Series! Please RSVP to attend this function by emailing events@balboaislandmuseum.org. The museum has a temporary display provided by Stan Berry to accompany this event.  

Police Department Display

2017-01-13T14:32:31+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Events, Exhibit|

Orange County Law Enforcement As we prepare for our Speaker Series event celebrating the Newport Beach Police Department, the Museum thanks Stan Berry for displaying these artifacts from various divisions of Orange County law enforcement.  With almost 19 years of law enforcement experience, Stan is currently a supervising investigator with the Orange County District Attorney’s [...]