Crystal Cove State Park will host an Open House from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday July 18, featuring actives including historic radio shows, games from the 1920s through the 1940s, crafts using Crystal Cove sea glass and more.
The Education Commons in the Historic District in the park also will feature science activities, artist demonstrations, plein air painting, scavenger hunts, nature-themed puppet shows and concerts featuring music from the 1920s through the 1950s.
The park also will host a family nature walk at 9 a.m. Tuesday July 17. A park naturalist will lead the walk, which will begin at the Moro day-use lot at the amphitheater. At 7 p.m. Friday, the park will host a Storytelling and Native American Crafts event with Jacque Nunez, where you can weave a basket, make a clapper stick or play Indian games with stories at 8 p.m. This event also will meet at the Moro day-use lot by the amphitheater.
Nunez, who is a tribal descendant of the Acjachemen Nation, will return to the park with the Journeys To the Past Indian camp from July 16 to 20. The camp, in its sixth year at Crystal Cove, is aimed at children from 5 to 11 years old. For more information, click here.