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Pace Yourself
Measured in miles per hour

Half Speed: 1-2 MPH

Casual: 2 -3 MPH

Moderate: 3 MPH

Moderate plus: 3 1/2 MPH

Brisk: 4 MPH

Very Brisk: Over 4 MPH

 

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Potential new Weekly Walk

Carol B. would like to lead walks in North County on Wednesday mornings around 8 am beginning in September. She is looking to see how many people would be interested in joining her. The walk would be at a moderate pace for approximately 3 miles either in Rancho Bernardo, Poway or Escondido.

If you are interested please call the Walkabout office at (619) 231-7463 and put your name, phone number, and preference of walking area on the list.

 

WEEKLY REPEATING WALKS

These walks repeat every week this month at the same location, day, and time.


 

Mondays

10:00 am

CROWN POINT AREA BECKONS. Start out your week with beautiful scenic views of Mission Bay and nearby homes as a guest leader takes the group on a moderate to moderate-plus flat walk for about 2 hours with a pause for coffee or yogurt. Take I-5 to Grand Ave. and go west to Lamont St., turn left on Lamont St., then right on Crown Point Dr. to meet at the west end of the parking lot by the park’s southern end restrooms. To use public transport, take the trolley to Old Town and board the #9 bus at 9:10, get off at La Cima Dr. and walk 3 blocks east to the parking lot. Rain cancels. Kathy L. (858) 484-0349.

Tuesdays

6:30 pm

ABOVE THE BAY. Join us for some exercise and fabulous views of the lights around Mission Bay. Meet by Carl's Jr. at Clairemont Dr. and Burgener Blvd. for a hilly, 1-hour plus, moderate to moderate-plus walk (see Thomas Guide 1248-F6). Rain, but not mist, cancels. Flashlight recommended. Please call Teri E. (858) 483-0512 or Jill F. (858) 292-4231 to make sure walk is "on" for the week.

Wednesdays

3:00 pm ***NO WALK ON HOLIDAY EVES***

WEDNESDAY WORKOUT. Join us at Pioneer Park in Mission Hills next to Grant School at Washington Pl. and Randolph St. for a 1½ hour moderate-plus walk. We head in a different direction each week to explore Old Town, Hillcrest, Bankers Hill, or Mission Hills. Rain cancels. Come and have some fun! Barbara N. (619) 226-3024.

Pace Yourself

Casual

2-3 miles per hour

Moderate

3 miles per hour

Moderate-plus

3 ½ miles per hour

Brisk

4 miles per hour

 

Thursdays

10:00 am ***NO WALK CHRISTMAS DAY***

MISSION BEACH NORTH & SOUTH. Walk the beach or the bay and stop for coffee near the end of this moderate-plus or moderate flat walk. Meet at the Belmont Park ticket booth off Mission Blvd. To use public transport, ride the trolley to Old Town, take the #8 bus at 9:40 to Mission Blvd. arriving at 9:54, and walk across the street. Rain cancels. Kathy L. (858) 484-0349.

10:00 am ***JOIN US CHRISTMAS DAY!***

SHELTER ISLAND WALK & TALK BUNCH. Sandra, Sally and Friends will do a casual+ walk from the Bali Hai Restaurant to the Friendship Bell and back on flat sidewalks (about 2.5 miles round trip; 60-70 minutes including pit stop). Breathe delicious ocean air and enjoy dynamic bay and city views from ships to wildlife. You may stop at one of the many benches and rejoin us on the return leg. Meet at east end of the island to the right of the Bali Hai by the lamp post and hand rails, where we will stretch for a few minutes. If you're late, drive down the island and join us along the way. Take the #28 bus and walk approximately 3 blocks to the Bali Hai where there is ample free parking. Optional eats afterward. Rain cancels. Join us - just for the health of it! Sally R. (619) 222-3800.

See Thursday, December 4 and 18 10:00 am listings for special additions to this weekly walk.

10:15 am ***NO WALK CHRISTMAS DAY***

MORNING STROLL IN BALBOA PARK. Meet at the Senior Lounge across from the Museum of Photographic Arts to walk at a casual pace through beautiful Balboa Park for about 45 minutes. Terrain is flat and mostly paved. Stay after for optional coffee. For public transport, use the #7 bus. Rain cancels. Mary T. (619) 291-1349.


WEEKLY REPEATING WALKS (cont.)

Fridays

4:30 pm

MISSION HILLS MEANDER. Come see the great views and picturesque homes and gardens of this old neighborhood on a 1-hour casual walk for about 2.5 miles on flat terrain. Meet at the coffee shop at 1920 Ft. Stockton Dr. From Washington St., go north on Goldfinch St. and west on Ft. Stockton Dr. Rain cancels. Wear white at night. Pat P. (619) 291-6162.

Saturdays

6:00 pm

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, LIVES! Join our varied leaders as we rejuvenate one of Walkabout's most venerable evening walks, a casual pace through the downtown streets of San Diego in search of the new and different in the heart of the city. Meet outside the historic Balboa Theater entrance (4th Ave. & E St.) for a 90-minute visit downtown. The route (and leaders) may vary each week, and an optional dinner gathering follows. Take public transportation or consider free, machine validated 3-hr. parking offered at the Horton Plaza parking garage. Rain cancels. Leaders: Dan, Donna, and Jerry. (619) 231-7463.

SUNDAYS

8:15 am

MERRY GO-ROUND. Start from the carousel in Balboa Park and join us on one of the most scenic walks in San Diego. Our moderate-plus pace encompasses the harbor, downtown, Bankers Hill and bridges depending on size of group and mood. Allow 3 hours, which includes a coffee break. To use public transport, take the trolley to 3rd Ave. and C St. At 3rd Ave. and Broadway take the #7 bus at 7:42 or 7:48. Arrive at Zoo Pl. at 8:00 or 8:06. Meet Rick in the parking lot near the carousel at Park Blvd. and Zoo Pl. (858) 565-7212.

 

 

ANNUAL CHRISTMAS BRUNCH & GIFT EXCHANGE

Thursday, December 25, 2014 at Broken Yolk

1851 Garnet Ave., Pacific Beach

Walk begins at 7:45 am from the corner of Lamont St. and Garnet Ave., with a buffet at 8:30 am. Mail your check for $12.00, which includes everything – tax, tip and coffee, tea or milk, to Walkabout Int’l, 2650 Truxtun Rd., Suite 110, San Diego, CA 92106. Last year we got rave reviews on the buffet.

 

Bring a gift marked (Male), (Female) or (Generic) with a value of under $10. No fruit cakes PLEASE. We really had some nice gifts last year and the rules are you cannot take someone’s gift away from them. Call Rita with any questions at (619) 266-2555.

 


Hike wednesdays & saturdays

Time: TBA

WILDERNESS HIKE. Details e-mailed a day or two before. IMPORTANT HIKE INFO: Park on the street in front of the Methodist Church, 2111 Camino del Rio South (west of Texas St.). Be prepared to drive yourself if there are no other carpoolers. Bring lunch, 2-3 quarts of water, sun and rain protection, and lug-soled shoes. “First timers" must call the leader. All participants must be in top condition, well prepared for trail conditions and will be accepted at the leader’s discretion. Hikers must be able to keep pace with the group. Check http://www.walkabouthikes.org as weather or unusual conditions may cause the hike to be moved or canceled. If you have any questions, please contact the relevant hike leader as noted below.

Date

Contact Information

Dec 3

Ron: (619) 390-3033 or lucasronald@hotmail.com

Dec 6

Candy: (619) 435-2894 or ccbeckwith146@yahoo.com

Dec 10

Don: dpiller@cox.net or (760) 796-4007

Dec 13

Bill: (619) 206-5809 or wa4lrm@gmail.com

Dec 17

Rita C: (619) 482-0052

Dec 20

Bill: (619) 206-5809 or wa4lrm@gmail.com

Dec 24

Stan H: (619) 448-1668 before 6:00 pm or shunt92071@yahoo.com

Dec 27

Stan H: (619) 448-1668 before 6:00 pm or shunt92071@yahoo.com

Dec 31

Candy: (619) 435-2894 or ccbeckwith146@yahoo.com

 

 

 

 

NEWSLETTER DEADLINE NOTICE

All walks must be submitted by the 10th of the month before the month of the walk. None will be accepted after that date. For example, the April newsletter is published in March, so walks must be submitted by March 10th. You must e-mail your walks to walks@walkabout-int.org. If you e-mail more than one walk, please leave extra space between each walk.

 

 

You can e-mail your newsletter comments and suggestions to publisher@walkabout-int.org

 

 

Please remember that Walkabout International is a non-smoking experience. There is no smoking at the meeting place or during the walk.

 

 

Unless otherwise specified, walks start at the time indicated. Walk leaders should arrive 15 minutes prior to the start time.


MORE GREAT WALKS this month

Monday, December 1

6:30 am

SUNRISE SERIES: LAKE MURRAY. Walk at your own pace for 1 hour on a mostly flat path around the lake. Drive through the main entrance to Lake Murray at the end of Kiowa Dr. off Lake Murray Blvd. Meet in the main parking lot on the left as you approach the lake. Optional breakfast follows. Betty (858) 248-3782.

Thursday, December 4

6:30 am

SUNRISE SERIES: PACIFIC BEACH BOARDWALK. Let’s take a moderate 1-hour walk on flat terrain and enjoy the fresh air, early morning breeze and beautiful sunrise where we can look forward to good company, chatting and an optional breakfast afterward. Meet at the Crystal Pier at the west end of Garnet Ave. Bring money for optional breakfast. Winnie (858) 278-4003.

10:00 am

San Diego Bay. As an addition to the weekly 10 am Shelter Island walk, a history of the San Diego Bay as seen from Shelter Island will be presented. Learn about key figures and events associated with the bay’s history and gain insight into why the bay looks as it does. Rob K. (619) 972-2819.

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 6

9:15 am

AN RSF THROUGH RSF. With the holidaze just around the corner, let's invade RSF (Rancho Santa Fe) for an RSF (really sensational "feet"). In the enchanting realm of rancho fantasy, let's stretch our legs past luxurious lawns and sumptuous estates all aglow with December trimmings on a spirited 3-hour, moderate-plus prance over mixed-up and -down trails and pathways. Look for Larry at the corner of Via de la Valle (aka route S-6) and Cancha de Golf (which leads into the Morgan Run Resort and Club). Rain cancels! (858) 755-1751 (evenings and weekends).

Sunday, DECEMBER 7

7:15 am

BREAKFAST SPECIAL DOWNTOWN. Let's explore the harbor north or south with a flat, moderate, 1-hour walk to see what changes are going on downtown and along the harbor. We will start from Ruocco Park at the intersection of Harbor Dr. and Pacific Hwy. (across from former police station). Meters are free on Sundays. All trolleys go to Amtrak station and then a 15-minute walk 1 block west to Pacific Hwy. and 4 blocks south to Harbor Dr. gets you there. Optional breakfast follows. Rain cancels or postpones. Pat's Pals (619) 469-6223.

 

Sunday, December 7

10:00 am

HOLIDAY TIME IN SO-NO PARK. Join us at Juniper and 30th Sts. to explore South Park and North Park home decorations at a casual to moderate pace and visit the SO-NO Park annual chili cook-off for McKinley School at 32nd and Thorn Sts. Food, music, craft beer, and good times. Linger or walk back with our leader along 30th to our starting point. Rain cancels. Pat K. (619) 469-6223.

Monday, December 8

6:30 am

Sunrise Series: SHELTER ISLAND. We’ll walk this beautiful mostly-flat area by the bay where there are many beautiful homes. There will be a choice of going up a hill for those who feel they would like to climb to where the view is very scenic. To meet the group, from I-5, drive west on Rosecrans St. to Shelter Island Dr., turn left and go about two blocks to Anchorage Dr. to the large parking lot (park where there are no meters). Bring money for optional breakfast afterward. John and Marilyn (619) 840-5544.

Tuesday, December 9

10:30 am

University City Neighborhood Walk. Meet at Sprouts near intersection of Regents Rd. and Governor Dr. for a moderate 1-1/4 hour walk. Optional pizza lunch afterward. Mary C. (858) 453-5376.

3:00 pm

Mission Trails Trek. Join us on hike up to 1-½ hours at a moderate pace through one of the largest natural urban parks in the United States. We will meet just outside the Visitors Center off Mission Gorge Rd. between Jackson and Golfcrest Drs. Look for the large wooden park sign on Mission Gorge Rd. and enter the parking lot on the left. We will take the Oak Grove Loop trail to see a Kumeyaay Ewaa along with native flora and fauna. The trail is easy, but has a few small hills and rough places, so you might bring a hiking stick, also a hat, and water. Plan to come early to enjoy the displays in the Visitor Center or view a film in the auditorium. We can explore the museum in the event of rain. Evelyn K. (619) 461-6095.

Thursday, December 11

6:30 am

SUNRISE SERIES: CORONADO. Let’s take a flat, moderate paced walk through beautiful Coronado with stops to admire the shops, homes, gardens, Hotel Del Coronado and of course the beach. Meet at the west side of 10th St. and Orange Ave. with optional breakfast afterward. Connie (619) 477-8628.

Saturday, December 13

7:15 am

LATE BIRDS. For those of us who can't get up in time for the Sunrise Series, Anna T. will lead a flat 1-hour walk at your own pace around Pacific Beach, followed by an optional breakfast. Take the #30 bus at 6:45 from Old Town, exit at Mission Blvd. Meet in front of Crystal Pier at the west end of Garnet Ave. Rain cancels. (619) 231-7463.

7:30 pm

RAY STREET AT NIGHT TWO FER. Let's meet at the corner of 30th St. and University Ave. in North Park for a casual evening walk exploring the artist venues and shops in this developing neighborhood. We'll hear some music and stop for refreshments, too. Make this a "two-fer" and join in on the Downtown Saturday Night Live walk at 6 pm, which will "fold into" this walk by taking the #2 bus from downtown to North Park. "Moonlight Dan" (619) 249-9813.

Sunday, December 14

7:15 am

BREAKFAST SPECIAL IN BALBOA PARK. The park is beautiful any time of the year with many paths to explore on this flat walk at your own pace. Eating and chatting afterward (Greek?) is optional but great fun. Meet at the carousel on Park Blvd. at Zoo Pl. Pat’s Pals (619) 469-6223.

2:00 pm

GASLAMP HOLIDAY PET PARADE. Meet at the Gaslamp Museum at 4th and Island Aves. to welcome Father Christmas and help set up the grounds for a photo shoot with city dog sculptures Bum and Greyfriars Bobby before a casual walk to the Hilton along the MLK Promenade to visit the pet expo in preparation for walking the Pet Parade through the Gaslamp at 3 pm. You can have your photo taken for free with Father Christmas, and the GQHF will email it to you. Pets can register for the parade for $10 (with coupon from Ace Hardware), but it's free to walk. "Suzy & Dan Scrooge" (619) 249-9813.

MONDAY, December 15

6:30 am

SUNRISE SERIES: DOWNTOWN. Decorations are up and we are ready to take a flat, casual to moderate walk through the downtown area to ooh and aah. Which color predominates on this year's Christmas trees? Which is the cleverest? the prettiest? the richest? Let's see! Meet at 1st Ave. and G St. by Ralph's. You can park in their free parking underground (enter from west bound Market St.) or park on the street and get back before 8 am. Pat K. (619) 469-6223.

1:00 pm

Downtown Christmas Decorations. Meet outside the historic Balboa Theater at 4th Ave. & E St. for a casual walk to get in the holiday spirit and check out the wonderful decorations in the hotels south of Broadway. Virginia C. (619) 231-7463.

Tuesday, December 16

10:00 am

Holiday Decorations in Balboa Park. Meet in front of the Timken Museum of Art for a 1 hour casual walk of the park to see the holiday decorations. We will visit the Timken Museum's Christmas tree decorated with unique handmade beaded ornaments, many made by Walkabout’s very own Elizabeth Schlappi. She will share the story of the ornaments and how Walkabout got involved. Walkabout volunteers decorate the tree each year as a long-standing tradition starting with Downtown Sam in 1989. Next stop is the Botanical Building to see the poinsettias. From there we will check out whatever interests us and finish up at the Mingei International Museum with a self-guided tour of the Surf Craft Exhibit. Entrance to the Mingei Museum is free on the 3rd Tuesday of each month for local residents; be sure to bring your ID with you. Rain cancels walk, but we will still visit the Mingei. Marilyn B. (619) 692-0536.

Tuesday, December 16

10:00 am

TOURING DOWNTOWN HOLIDAY LOBBIES. You'll be amazed at the artistic decorations which fill the office and hotel lobbies downtown. Get in the holiday spirit with your feet on the ground as we team up with the Alzheimer's Assn. for a 1 hour casual respite walk for caregivers this season. Meet at 4th Ave. & E St. outside the Balboa Theater. Take any downtown bus or trolley or validate for 3 hours parking in Horton Plaza. "Santa Dan" (619) 249-9813.

1:00 pm

EXPLORING MISSION HILLS. Join us for a mostly level 1 hour, casual walk through Mission Hills on some streets overlooking Mission Valley and in the area of Kate Sessions former nursery, including passing by a home where she once lived. Meet at the NE corner of Jackdaw and West Lewis Sts. Marty L. (858) 337-6160.

3:00 pm

WALK ON THE WILD SIDE. Join two Lindas for an afternoon and evening casual walk (with some hills) at the world famous San Diego Zoo. Meet us in front of the main entrance. We will meander through some of our favorite exhibits and then stop and eat an early dinner (optional). After dinner, we will walk around and enjoy the beautiful holiday light display known as "Jungle Bells." There will be some extra Zoo passes available, but you will need to contact us to reserve one. To reserve a pass or to let us know that you have an extra one available, please contact Linda H: hitney@juno.com or (619) 222-1056 or Linda S: (619) 358-5228. We hope to see you there!

Wednesday, December 17

9:30 am

Christmas at UTC. Join us on a casual walk to check out the fish sculptures and lots of wonderful holiday decorations at the Westfield UTC shopping center. Meet by the #50 bus sign at the Westfield UTC Transit Center, located just north of Macy's. Virginia C. (619) 231-7463.

10:15 am

SOLANA BEACH WALKING & CHRISTMAS SHOPPING. Welcome a new walk leader, “Dan, the Wanderer” at track 3 of the Old Town Transit Center. Buy a Coaster ticket to Solana Beach ($5.50 adults; $2.75 seniors) and take a 37-minute ride on the Coaster train to Solana Beach. We'll walk at a casual to moderate pace through this quaint beachside town and along its beautiful northern beach loop. Enjoy brunch followed by a shopping excursion to the Cedros Avenue Design District’s many shops. Return on the Coaster in the mid-afternoon (same ticket price as above). For detailed information, phone Dan and leave your email address. Rain cancels.Dan D. (858) 722-3002.

Thursday, December 18

6:30 am

SUNRISE SERIES: HARBOR ISLAND. We’ll have a quiet walk for 1 hour at a moderate pace on flat terrain around this beautiful area so close to downtown. Take Harbor Dr. to Harbor Island Dr., turn west to the end and turn left to the parking next to Island Prime Restaurant. Bring money for optional breakfast afterward. Gloria (619) 482-7677.

10:00 am

AMERICA'S CUP HARBOR. As an add on to the weekly 10 am Shelter Island walk, a history of America's Cup Harbor will be presented. We will view the new construction there and discuss the impact of what the future might hold. Rob K. (619) 972-2819.

Friday December 19

6:00 pm

CLAIREMONT'S CANDY CANE LANE & POTLUCK

Friday, December 19, 6:00 pm

Meet Norm at the corner of Jamar Dr. and Mt. Abernathy Ave. We will walk at a casual pace to view Christmas lights and stop occasionally to look at the decorated homes. Following the walk, everyone is invited to a potluck at Norm's home, 4785 Jamar Ct. You are encouraged to bring your potluck dish to the house before the walk. (858) 278-1253.

Saturday, December 20

10:00 am

TOURING DOWNTOWN HOLIDAY LOBBIES. You'll be amazed at the artistic decorations which fill the office and hotel lobbies downtown. Get in the holiday spirit with your feet on the ground as we team up with Kaiser-Permanente walkers for a 90-minute casual stroll this season. Meet at 4th Ave. & E St. outside the Balboa Theater. Take any downtown bus or trolley or validate for 3 hours' parking in Horton Plaza. "Santa Dan" (619) 249-9813.

Sunday, December 21

7:15 am

BREAKFAST SPECIAL ALONG EAST MISSION BAY. Let’s take a flat walk at your own speed to see the birds, boats, and views. Optional breakfast and chatting follow. Meet on Mission Bay Dr. by the restrooms just south of Clairemont Dr. Rain cancels or postpones. Pat’s Pals (619) 469-6223.

Monday, December 22

6:30 am

SUNRISE SERIES: PACIFIC BEACH BOARDWALK. Let’s take a moderate 1-hour walk on flat terrain and enjoy the fresh air, early morning breeze and beautiful sunrise where we can look forward to good company, chatting and an optional breakfast afterward. Meet at the Crystal Pier at the west end of Garnet Ave. Bring money for optional breakfast. Verna (619) 276-3055.

Thursday, December 25

7:45 am

 

ANNUAL CHRISTMAS BRUNCH & GIFT EXCHANGE

Thursday, December 25, 2014 at Broken Yolk

1851 Garnet Ave., Pacific Beach

Walk begins at 7:45 am from the corner of Lamont St. and Garnet Ave., with a buffet at 8:30 am. Mail your check for $12.00, which includes everything – tax, tip and coffee, tea or milk, to Walkabout Int’l, 2650 Truxtun Rd., Suite 110, San Diego, CA 92106. Last year we got rave reviews on the buffet. Bring a gift marked (Male), (Female) or (Generic) with a value of under $10.00. No fruit cakes PLEASE. We really had some nice gifts last year and the rules are you cannot take someone’s gift away from them. Call Rita with any questions at (619) 266-2555.

10:00 am

SHELTER ISLAND WALK. See page 1.

Sunday, December 28

7:15 am

BREAKFAST SPECIAL IN PACIFIC BEACH. Before the crowds arrive, walking in Pacific Beach can be delightful. We’ll walk along the ocean admiring the waves on a flat walk at your own speed and then return by the same route. Meet at the west end of Garnet Ave. by Crystal Pier. From Old Town Transit Center, take the #8 bus at 6:30. Rain cancels or postpones. Optional breakfast follows, perhaps overlooking the ocean. Pat's Pals (619) 469-6223.

LAMBS CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL: NORTHERN LIGHTS

Sunday matinee, December 28

This year brings back one of the Lamb's favorite Festival scripts, "Northern Lights," last produced 10 years ago. This is Festival playwright Kerry Meads’ most personal story, centered around a Minnesota family celebration in 1962.

 

We’ll have center front row seats for this 2:00 pm performance. Meet in front of Lamb’s Players Theatre, 1142 Orange Ave., Coronado to receive your tickets. If you wish to walk prior to the show, please arrive at 12:15 pm to join Bob Buehler, President of Walkabout, for a casual walk to the Del’s Christmas tree and view the holiday lights enroute. The Hotel Del is only two blocks away.

 

To make a reservation, mail a check for $66.00 payable to Walkabout Int’l, 2650 Truxtun Rd., Suite 110, San Diego, CA 92106 and note on the check “LAMBS”. There are only 15 seats available. Enclose a stamped, self-addressed envelope for your itinerary and include your telephone number. If you have any questions please call Rita at (619) 266-2555. Bob is looking forward to another successful year, since last year was simply wonderful.

Monday, December 29

6:30 am

SUNRISE SERIES: La Mesa. We’ll walk along University Ave. in La Mesa, just 1 block from San Diego, at a casual to moderate pace on paved, flat sidewalks for 1 hour – faster walkers may reach La Mesa Blvd. Park in the parking lot of the restaurant at 7118 University Ave. Bring money for optional breakfast afterward. Welcome a new walk leader, Margo C. (619) 287­7722.

 

looking ahead

Thursday, January 1, 2015

9:00 am

Annual new years day walk in rancho bernardo. Look for details in the January newsletter.

TBD

CORONADO SOUTH. Mark your calendar for a moderate 1-1/2 to 2-hour walk in beautiful Coronado with an optional lunch break a little more than halfway through. We'll "cruise" the non-touristy south end of Coronado while enjoying sea breezes, city views, and maybe even some flamingos. For those who don't want to walk the entire route, there will be several places to either take a shortcut back or catch a bus along Orange Ave. Look for the meeting time and place in the January newsletter. Rain cancels. Fran W. (619) 271-7107.

Friday, January 2

10:30 am

Come Help Naida Celebrate The Big 80! Meet at the Walkabout Office at Liberty Station, 2650 Truxtun Rd., Suite 110 at the intersection of Dewey Rd. for a casual walk (flat, no steps) through the old restored section of the NTC (Naval Training Center) and arrive at the Corvette Diner at 11:30 am for lunch (at your own expense). NO gifts please; Naida would love the pleasure of your company. RSVP not required. Naida (619) 296-0550 (9 am - 5 pm).

THANK YOU TO OUR GENEROUS RAFFLE/DOOR PRIZE DONORS

Submitted by Sally R., Raffle/Door Prize Coordinator

 

Thanks so much to the following businesses who so generously donated wonderful prizes for the raffle drawings at the Walkabout Annual Picnic on October 25th.

 

  • Tickets for two aboard Hornblower Cruises Seafarer (harbor or whale watching cruises)
  • Sprouts Market gift certificate (Midway & Rosecrans)
  • Two coupons for lunch or dinner at Luna Grill (Liberty Station)
  • Two breakfast coupons with beverages AND two breakfast or lunch coupons at Einstein Bagels (Midway & Rosecrans)
  • One year membership in Osher Instutute at SDSU (for seniors)
  • Two coupons good for four each at Paipa's Buffet Restaurant at Sycuan Casino