- 6:00 pm - Social
- 6:45 pm - Announcements
- 7:00 pm - Meeting
Guest speaker will be Lucien Miller, President/CEO of Innovative Designs, a Vista, California Company that specializes in providing electric power systems for use in radio controlled Aircraft, Helicopters, Multirotor and small Drones. Lucien will be giving an informative presentation about the history of Drone Technology that goes back over 100 years, as well as discussing current technology developments and how these new Drones and UAV’s can be used today for a variety of applications. This will be a very interesting presentation. Parking is validated.
Winter meetings are held at The Handlery in Mission Valley
950 Hotel Circle North 92108
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Summer meetings are held on Vacation Isle in Mission Bay.
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Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of the month during the "after-work hours", unless otherwise noted.
- Snow Skiing
Torrey Pines is and has always been a SKI CLUB. Although some of our members don't ski (they just joined to enjoy all of our other great activities) many of us are always either skiing or planning our next ski trip. Please come with us on one of our trips.
For general info on our ski trips please contact: Joe email@example.com 619-286-0624
- Bocce Ball
Bocce Ball is taking a short break.
- Hikes, Walks, Tours
San Diego History Center Tour
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Meet 9:45 AM - Tour 10:00 AM
$6.00 - Pay at the Door
Join us for this docent lead tour of the new exhibits at the SD History Center, 1649 El Prado in Balboa Park. Gabe Selak, our wonderful speaker at the November Meeting, will be our guide. We will explore the "Wonderful World of Dr. Seuss" Exhibit and the brand new "San Diego Invites the World-The 1915 Exposition". This Centennial Celebration exhibit is part of the big event to be held in 2015. We will also have a chance to see the new movie "Balboa Park - Jewel of San Diego" just being released for this 100 Year Celebration. The tour will be about 90 minutes. The cost is $6.00 including entrance and docent guide. Stay at the Park and enjoy some of the free Tuesday museums or a nice lunch. Meet in front of the Museum at 9:45 AM.
Please pay at the door but RSVP to: Debbie Schroeder 858-551-9651 - firstname.lastname@example.org
- Social Events
Foreign Film Fridays
1775 Dove Lane, Carlsbad, CA - TG 1127 E5
Friday, January 23, 2015
6:30 PM line for tickets 7:00 PM show starts
The film "Kolya" made in the Czech Republic in 1996 will be shown. It is about a failed get-rich-quick scheme, a settled bachelor, a mischievous five-year-old; Academy Award for Best Foreign Film.
RSVP if coming to Vonnie and Roy email@example.com. We will forward a meeting place for happy hour before the film that is in the area of the Library.
Annual Bowling Tournament
Kearny Mesa Bowl,7585 Clairemont Mesa Blvd (858-279-1501)
Saturday, February 28, 2015
Arrive at 5:00 PM - Bowling to begin at 5:30 PM
Members $13.00 Non-Members $15.00
Space for 20
The annual TPSC Bowling Tournament will take place on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 5:30 PM. Kearny Mesa Bowl will again be giving us a low price per person for shoes and bowling. As usual, please get there at least half an hour early to get your balls and shoes so we can begin at 5:30 PM sharp. Awards will be presented at dinner - optional group dinner will be arranged at Giovanni's.
I have reserved 20 spots...so please send your checks before February 15. Make checks payable to TPSC and mail to: Jo Thompson, 2665 Jonquil Drive, SD 92106 - 619-261-3519
Winter Pops Concert
The Music of "Jersey Boys"
Saturday, March 7, 2015
Members - $27.00 Non-Members - $29.00
Oh, What a Night. Members of the original Broadway cast celebrate the music that helped define a generation. Music from Sherry and Big Girls Don't Cry to all the other big Four Seasons hits along with other hits from the 60's. The Midtown Men will take you back and having you sing along for sure. Limited number of seats and this show will sell out quickly.
Cut off date is February 1
Send your check made out to TPSC with a SASE (self-addressed, stamped envelope) to: Debbie Schroeder, 2331 Darlington Row, La Jolla, CA 92037
- Happy Hours
2445 HOTEL Circle Place
Thursday, February 12, 2015
3:00 - 7:00 PM
Our February Happy Hour will be held at one of our favorite spots, Hunter Steakhouse. Happy Hour prices on drinks and appetizers. Plenty of free parking. Come and join us and bring along a friend. I am also requesting any new locations you might come up with. Would be fun to try some new places in this New Year. Change is good.
Questions - contact Janet Hanson 858-336-8396
- Ethnic Dining
POMEGRANATE: RUSSIAN/GEORGIAN CUISINE
2312 El Cajon Blvd.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Come prepared with a hearty appetite to enjoy some Borscht, Blini, Stroganoff and other delicious dishes, perfect for a chilly January evening. The cozy, warm atmosphere has always been one of our favorite choices. Join me there, but, please, tell me you're coming.
Please make a reservation. Janet Spiro 619-291-1935 firstname.lastname@example.org
- R.H. Fleet Science Center
Senior Mondays at the R. H. Fleet Science Center
The first Monday of each Month
IMAX Movie: Noon
Entrance Fee (for seniors 65 and better): $8.00
If you're 65+ get together with other Torrey Piners for Senior Monday at the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center in Balboa Park. The entrance fee of only $8.00 includes a lecture, all current exhibits, and an IMAX movie.
BEGINNING IN OCTOBER THE LECTURES WILL BEGIN AT 10:30 AM and will occur in the Heikoff Dome Theater. The lecture is free with admission. Tickets are required to attend the lecture and can be requested at the Ticket Counter. Lecture space is limited, and lectures often sell out. Visitors are encouraged to stay to enjoy the galleries and special senior discounts in Galileo’s Café and the North Star Science Store. Fleet's doors will open at 9:30 a.m. on the first Monday each month to get Senior Monday started early.
Note: The schedule is subject to change, so it's a good idea to check the Reuben H. Fleet Web site at http://www.rhfleet.org/events/senior-mondays.
Date Lecture Topic IMAX films
Tiny Toxic: What to do about the Butts
To the Arctic
For more information, visit the Website at http://www.rhfleet.org/events/senior-mondays.
Torrey Pines Club Contact: Barbara [ Bjshramek@aol.com] 619-286-1250
- San Diego Council of Ski Club Activities
San Diego Council of Ski Club Activities
The Torrey Pines Ski Club is part of the San Diego Council of Ski Clubs. Our members can participate in their activities. They include such things as ski trips, bike rides and trips. To learn more, please visit their website at: http://www.skisandiego.org.
There are two trips to France planned for Fall of 2013. Don’t hesitate or you will be left behind.
Mantova to Venice Bike and Barge Trip - April 4, 2015
The San Diego Ski Council is planning Bike and Boat trip to Italy in April of 2015. The cost is $1600 for a one week Bike and Boat trip. That does not include air. There is a possibility of a post trip to Cinque Terra. Download the flyer.
The Italy Bike and Boat trip April 4-11, 2015 is now full. This trip has room for one female. Call Eileen Sanford to check on availability.
Eileen Sanford - 858-695-1442 (H) - 858-761-6192 (C)
Far West Convention in San Diego - 2015
San Diego will be hosting the 2015 Far West Convention at the Town and Country Hotel on June 4 - 7, 2015. The theme is Salute to San Diego. Volunteers to help make this event a success are welcome. Call Rusty Etzel, Council Rep, 619-656-8197, if you’re interested 619-656-8197, email@example.com
Rhine Cruise - Aug. 21 - 28, 2015
The San Diego Council of Ski Clubs is sponsoring a river cruise down the Rhine from Amsterdam to Basil. The cost is $2556 per person - air not included. Download the flyer.
The Rhine Getaway Cruise is open. For reservations contact Ken Darrow, Universal Travel 858-456-7887.
- Far West Ski Association Activities
Far West Ski Association Activities
The Torrey Pines Ski Club is part of the Far West Ski Association. Our members can participate in their activities. They include such things as ski trips, cruises and trips. To learn more, please visit their website at: http://www.fwsa.org.
San Diego to Host the 2015 Far West Convention
San Diego will be hosting the 2015 Far West Convention at the Town and Country Hotel. Volunteers to help make this event a success are welcome. Call me if you’re interested 619-656-8197. The next volunteer meeting will be April 10 at 6:00 PM at Boomerangs.
Rusty Etzel, Council Rep 619-656-8197 firstname.lastname@example.org.
FWSA Ski Week - Whistler/Blackcomb Jan. 31
The FWSA ski week to Whistler/Blackcomb Jan. 31-Feb. 7, 2015 is still open. The prices are $1140, $1435 and $1550 depending on your accommodations. The contact person is Council Travel Director, Alan Godwin 619-663-6626, email@example.com.
FWSA International Ski Trip - Val d'Isere - March
The FWSA 2015 International ski trip will be in March, 2015 to Val d’lsere, France with a post trip to Provence. Always see fwsa.org for more details.
Summer Dive Trip - Fall 2015
Check on the Far West Ski Association Web site for details.
Contact: Randy Lew, 7007 SW Iron Horse St., Wilsonville, OR 97070 - 530-304-0802