A smiling woman wears a lit headlamp, a plaid shirt, and white gloves while she holds a golden-brown bat with an outstretched wing. The image is overlaid over a background of a plant with dark green, vertically-orientated leaves with yellow, serrated edges.

Naturally Speaking Virtual Talk: “Agaves and Bats – A Plant-Pollinator Love Story”

Dr. Kristen Lear will present a virtual talk titled “Agaves and Bats – A Plant-Pollinator Love Story“. This talk is being hosted by the Cabrillo National Monument Foundation. Thursday, March 18th 6:30 PM PST – 7:30 PM PST Register for this free public program here. Agaves are iconic plants across Mexico and the US Southwest, including Cabrillo National Monument. The towering stalks of agaves provide abundant … Continue reading Naturally Speaking Virtual Talk: “Agaves and Bats – A Plant-Pollinator Love Story”

CNMF – Moonwalk – April 7, 2020

CNMF Members and VIPS! You are invited to enjoy Cabrillo National Monument after hours for a “Pink” Moonwalk on Tuesday April 7 from 6 – 8:30 p.m. An NPS Ranger will lead a walk/talk and The Astronomy Club will be in attendance with their spectacular telescopes so you can view the Pink Moon. Full moon is at 7:35 p.m. PST RSVP for yourself and your guests. Continue reading CNMF – Moonwalk – April 7, 2020

CNMF OUTREACH COORDINATOR SELECTED AS AAAS IF/THEN® AMBASSADOR

Cabrillo National Monument Foundation (CNMF) is proud to announce that Outreach Coordinator Samantha Wynns has been selected as one of the 125 AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science) IF/THEN® Ambassadors. IF/THEN®, a national initiative of Lyda Hill Philanthropies, seeks to further women in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) by empowering current innovators and inspiring the next generation of pioneers. “We firmly believe … Continue reading CNMF OUTREACH COORDINATOR SELECTED AS AAAS IF/THEN® AMBASSADOR

A Marriage proposal at Cabrillo

Marriage Proposals at Cabrillo

There have been a lot of marriage proposals at Cabrillo over the years. This one took place on September 13 during a Moonwalk sponsored by the Cabrillo National Monument Foundation. The young man wanted to propose at Cabrillo at sunset but found out the park closed at 5pm. He contacted Emily Moore at the Foundation because he had learned there was a Moonwalk coming up. … Continue reading Marriage Proposals at Cabrillo

Cabrillo Under The Stars

Spring is in the air and Cabrillo Under the Stars is around the corner, the Cabrillo National Monument Foundation’s largest event and fundraiser. This terrific event will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 6:30 – 10 p.m. at Cabrillo National Monument in the Visitor Center and surrounding outdoor area. Volunteers can purchase tickets at the CNMF member prices. If you are interested in finding out … Continue reading Cabrillo Under The Stars