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.
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 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.
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. [...]
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 [...]
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 firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP.
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 email@example.com. The museum has a temporary display provided by Stan Berry to accompany this event.
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 [...]