Monthly Archives: February 2017


Balboa Island Living, February 2017

2019-01-16T08:40:50-07:00February 9th, 2017|News, Speaker Series, Past Events|

Tom and Cindy Houston are the featured family for the February 2017 edition of Balboa Island Living. They are great friends of the Balboa Island Museum. We so appreciate everything that have done for the community. Don't you love this picture of them installing the 1954 plaque on their historic home? Cindy is co-chairing the 2017 [...]

Kewpie Exhibit with Love Stories

2017-02-09T10:58:44-07:00February 9th, 2017|Exhibit|

Love and Kewpies Are in the Air at the Balboa Island Museum Balboa Island – Kewpies were one of the first mass-produced toys in the world. These grinning baby dolls with the funny little tufts of hair and chubby cheeks were created by self-taught artist Rose O’Neill, and were initially conceptualized as a cartoon intended [...]