Activities and Programs

The activities below are offered by a variety of organizations and their dedicated volunteers. All programs are FREE unless noted below. Programs led by IRC-Certified Volunteers require pre-registration, which closes at 4 p.m. on the day prior to the event.  No walk-up registrations will be permitted for these events. For policies of other organizations, please use the sign-up information provided. For mobility device policies click here.

    Note: Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian for these events. For programs requiring online registration, each adult and child must be registered.

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Saturday, August 14, 2021

Peter and Mary Muth Interpretive Center Exhibit Plan Community Meeting


Do you love the Peter and Mary Muth Interpretive Center at Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve? Would you like to have a say in the design of future exhibits and renovations? If so, please join us for this informal community meeting where we will discuss plans for the future and take ideas and comments about the exhibits and programs offered at the interpretive center. Light refreshments will be provided and all guests who participate will be entered into drawings for a variety of door prizes. The prizes, generously provided by the Newport Bay Conservancy will include: Docent Guided Kayak Tours of Upper Newport Bay, Copies of the book “Saving Upper Newport Bay, How Frank and Frances Robinson Fought to Preserve One of California’s Last Estuaries” by Cassandra Radcliff, Prize Packs from the Centers gift shop, and OC Parks Annual Passes.

All ages are welcome, but the conversation will be geared toward adult participants.

Minors aged 16 and younger must have legal guardian present at all times.

Current CDC guidelines to prevent the spread of COVID-19 will be observed.

Registration required. For more information call (949) 923-2277 or email

Peter and Mary Muth Interpretive Center Exhibit Plan Community Meeting
Sat, 08/14/2021
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Upper Newport Bay
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Minimum Age:
Spaces Left:
42 of 50
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