VIPS Provide Assistance to Partner Staff

The VIPS (and a few other generous people) wanted to help out staff at Cabrillo as a result of the recent government shutdown. While the NPS staff would eventually receive back pay, the Bookstore staff and the Partner staff would not. So a few VIPs decided to try and plan a potluck lunch for all the staffs and try to raise some funds to provide … Continue reading VIPS Provide Assistance to Partner Staff

San Diego History Center Lecture on Kumeyaay People and their Environment

The San Diego History Center is offering a lecture at 6 p.m., 18 October, 2018 that may be of interest to VIPs. It’s titled, “Lessons from the Past: Archaeological Insights on the Interaction of the Kumeyaay People with their Environment” and highlights the findings from three Kumeyaay archaeological sites and focuses on the diet of the Kumeyaay people and the ecosystems they were able to … Continue reading San Diego History Center Lecture on Kumeyaay People and their Environment

Gray Whale

We Need Your Peepers!

Ranger Tavio is putting together a celebration of our migrating mammal friends and could use your help.  See the message from him below for more details. You dolphinitely don’t want to miss this exiting event!  Whale…here it is: We need your peepers! (more officially looking for aspiring Cetologist) Last two weeks in Feb. Have you ever stared into the pacific blue for hours on end?  If … Continue reading We Need Your Peepers!

“Farewell CNM” by Emily Floyd

Greetings VIPs, friends and colleagues, With joy and a sting of sadness I would like to let you all know that I am leaving Cabrillo. December 16th will be my last day at work and I am officially leaving San Diego on December 20th. I am moving to Corvallis, Oregon to be with my family. I will be at work through this Saturday regular hours, then December 15 from 1 p.m.–3 … Continue reading “Farewell CNM” by Emily Floyd

Message from the Superintendent: Visitor Feedback

Dear VIPs: I received this wonderful letter from a visitor who took the time to write and extend his appreciation for the experience that he had at the park on a visit on March 22.  He was very complimentary of the experience that he had here, with both the volunteers and the staff.  I want to note a special thank you to Stan and Sally Bolle, Lonie Brown, Karen … Continue reading Message from the Superintendent: Visitor Feedback

Reminder: Interpretive Host Training

We’re offering free Interpretive Host Training this Saturday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the auditorium, and we have only five remaining seats available for our VIPs. It will be a rewarding experience where you’ll gain interpretive skills and techniques that you can use in almost all areas. Most importantly, it will be a bonding experience, and the people we meet through these workshops enrich our professional and personal lives. … Continue reading Reminder: Interpretive Host Training