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Be sure to sign up now for the Early Bird discount! Situated only twelve miles from the mainland, Anacapa is one of the five islands in the Channel Islands National Park and is home to 265 species of plants and a multitude of seabirds. From February through April, Anacapa is a rainbow of color created by the bloom of native wildflowers. Intensity and duration of the bloom differs a bit each year due to varied rainfall and temperature. Travel time by boat is approximately one hour, a little longer if we come across interesting wildlife in the channel. Visitors depart the boat by stepping onto a ladder at the Landing Cove where you climb several rungs to a wooden dock. From the dock, there is a winding set of over 157 steps that take you to the island plateau about 200 feet above sea level for stunning coastal views. Once you have climbed to the plateau, you will find a figure-eight-shaped trail system that meanders over gentle slopes to dramatic overlooks, magnificent coastal views, and the last permanent lighthouse built on the west coast. An interpretive trail guide is available to help you navigate your way around. This trip is perfect for those who love nature and enjoy learning about California's native wildlife and ocean. Participants should be in good physical condition

579050

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 5:00 AM - 8:00 PM; starting 3/4/2017, ending 3/4/2017

Tuition: $125.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : MiraCosta College-Oceanside Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-Oceanside Campus.

Room :  Parking lot 1A, Main Oceanside Campus, behind campus police building

Instructor : Kristin Maccarrone 

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Be sure to sign up now for the Early Bird discount! The Griffith Observatory is one of L.A.’s greatest cultural attractions. It offers breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean to Downtown L.A. from  atop Mt. Hollywood in Griffith Park. The observatory and accompanying exhibits were opened to the public on May 14, 1935. Today, the Griffith Observatory is renowned as a national leader in public astronomy, and a beloved gathering place for visitors. The observatory offers many magnificent astronomy exhibits. It has a nice café and gift shop on the premises for you to grab a bite or purchase a souvenir. There is an optional planetarium show that you may purchase tickets to (subject to availability and time constraints). The planetarium show costs $7 for adults and $5 for seniors age 60 and older. If you are relatively fit, you may also enjoy a short hike on some of the trails surrounding the observatory offering gorgeous views of the city. On our way to the observatory, we will stop at the beautiful San Antonio Winery for a free tour and optional no-host wine tasting and/or lunch. Then we will re-board the bus to travel to the Griffith Observatory for the remainder of our time. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and bring a jacket or sweater.

579049

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 7:45 PM; starting 2/11/2017, ending 2/11/2017

Tuition: $69.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : MiraCosta College-Oceanside Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-Oceanside Campus.

Room :  Parking lot 1A, Main Oceanside Campus, behind campus police building

Instructor : To Be Announced 

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Be sure to sign up now for the Early Bird discount! Known as “the flea market with style” and voted one of the best flea markets in the country with lots of treasures to be found, the Long Beach Antique Market is a once-a-month event featuring more than 800 vendors sprawled over 20 acres. Unique and interesting items abound, ranging from clothing to couches and everything in between. Strolling in the sunshine of Veteran’s Stadium is so much better than strolling under the fluorescent lights of a corporate mall! With something for every room in your house, both inside and outside, these vendors love to wheel & deal! After approximately two hours at the flea market, we will head out to explore the charming beachside community of Belmont Shore. You will have time to shop the locally inspired shops, upscale boutiques, gift shops, book stores, and specialty shops. There will be time to dine along the shore where you’re sure to discover a new dining favorite from coffee houses, bakeries, sweet shops, and specialty foods. If you still have time and energy, take a relaxing stroll along the beach.

579051

Schedule : Weekly - Sun 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM; starting 4/30/2017, ending 4/30/2017

Tuition: $77.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : MiraCosta College-Oceanside Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-Oceanside Campus.

Room :  Parking lot 1A, Main Oceanside Campus, behind campus police building

Instructor : Sharon Gaitan 

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Be sure to sign up now for the Early Bird discount! Let’s take a trip down memory lane back to the 50's! Enjoy popular songs from Elvis, The Coasters, Fats Domino, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Nat King Cole, and many others! There will be songs from some of the hit shows of the 50s as well, like The King and I, Grease, Damn Yankees and Smoky Joe’s Café. Feel free to sing along and who knows, you might even feel like dancing along too! Almansor Court is a beautiful restaurant/ show venue with gorgeous views of the lake and golf course located in Alhambra, California. We will be served a luncheon with wine, coffee, tea, garden salad, chicken piccata or veggie pasta, mashed potatoes, warm rolls, vegetable medley, and an ice cream sundae to top it all off. The luncheon and show goes from 12 PM to 3:45 PM. After the lunch and show, we will make a quick stop at charming Old Town Pasadena for a nice walk and shopping. Get ready to go back in time!

579052

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 10:00 AM - 7:45 PM; starting 5/18/2017, ending 5/18/2017

Tuition: $128.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : MiraCosta College-Oceanside Campus Location : 
  MiraCosta College-Oceanside Campus.

Room :  Parking lot 1A, Main Oceanside Campus, behind campus police building

Instructor : Linda Kurokawa 

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