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Sunday, February 26, 2017
Celebrate the luck of the Irish Friday, March 17 through Sunday, March 19 at El Galleon Restaurant’s annual St. Patrick's Party. The 3 day celebration includes Happy Hour drink specials, a hearty selection of Irish lunch and dinner specials and live Karaoke featuring your all-time favorite Irish songs!
El Galleon Restaurant
Saturday, February 25, 2017
The Catalina Women's Golf Club held their annual "Partners Best Ball" tournament on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017. The winning partners were Alison Osinski and Val Schafer. Second place honors went to the team of Ellen Hodge and Pat Hoefs.
Friday, February 24, 2017
Each month, First Fridays at the Museum offers evening hours for residents and visitors to enjoy its galleries and Museum Store. This month we celebrate film with our very first film screening in the Ackerman Family Amphitheater: Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), starring Harrison Ford and directed by Steven Spielberg.
Catalina Island Museum
Friday, February 24, 2017
Avalon Rotary Club Foundation is inviting cooks, chefs and novices to join in the second annual Catalina Island Chili Cook Off. Competition categories include Judges and People’s choices for Chili recipes and People’s Choice for Salsa recipes. Prizes totaling over $3,000 will be awarded.
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Going into the last 2 games against Vivian Webb High School the Avalon Lady Lancers knew what was at stake. Either win these last two games of the season or stay home for the playoffs. Friday February 10th would be the first game of the two game series. This night would also be Senior night, honoring those who have given 4 yrs to the program and its school.
Monday, February 13, 2017
Southern California Edison provides electric, gas and water services to Avalon. There are a number of outstanding issues that need to be positively addressed in order to ensure that Avalon has a year-round and sustainable fresh water supply. We understand that operations in Avalon and Catalina Island are directed from SCE corporate offices on the mainland.
City of Avalon
Southern California Edison
Saturday, February 11, 2017
In March 2016, Jason Paret, CEO of Catalina Island Medical Center contracted with Press Ganey, an industry leader in measuring and evaluating hospital performance, to know “what we do well and what needs to change.” Patients are asked to grade their most recent health care experiences in the emergency department, physician’s office, laboratory, radiology and physical therapy. This information has revealed that there’s work to be done.
Catalina Island Medical Center
Friday, February 10, 2017
Bluewater’s “Foods of Love” celebration every February tests the aphrodisiacal qualities of oysters and champagne and has become so popular that Executive Chef Jason Mazur has expanded it this year into a special three-course menu served throughout the month. “Bluewater’s Foods of Love” at Bluewater Avalon starts with Domain Ste. Michelle Brut or Mionetto Prosecco Italian sparkling wine but then lets romantics create their own menu of love-inducing favorites.