A Short Drive & Two Hundred Years Away Most of us have heard about a beautiful little mission tucked carefully into the Pala landscape, but I, for one, had not gotten into my car and taken the drive from Valley Center to Mission San Antonio de Pala until recently and I am so glad I…

This year’s Valley Center Community Orange Book’s Kids Artwork Contest winners are all students at the James A. Bronner Family Branch of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego. Located at 28751 Cole Grade Road in Valley Center, the James A. Bronner Family Branch is managed by Kaleli Ornellas and offers after school…

Valley Center is rich in natural beauty and the cover of this year’s Valley Center Community Orange Book celebrates one of those natural treasures, Hellhole Canyon Open Space Preserve. Located off of Santee Lane, Hellhole Canyon Open Space Preserve covers some 2000 acres and is managed by San Diego County’s Department of Parks and Recreation.…

  VALLEY CENTER  READY-SET-GO WILDFIRE SYMPOSIUM SATURDAY June 17th 2017        9:00am – 4:00pm Free community event for the whole family! Valley Center Fire Protection District will be hosting a free community event to better prepare for the fast approaching wildfire season. Learn from keynote speakers and experts on how to keep your family, home and…

There are many things to celebrate about Valley Center and one of those things is Fall in our delightful community. To that end, the cover of this year’s Valley Center Community Orange Book celebrates one of Fall’s most exciting events: THE ARRIVAL OF THE PUMPKINS “We have pumpkins at morning and pumpkins at noon, If…

Opened in 2003, the History Museum quickly outgrew its original building and has been forced to place many popular exhibits in storage.  The new 700-foot wing will permit many of those displays to return to public view and will allow the addition of new exhibitions.  Since its opening, the museum has welcomed some 32,000 visitors…

Event Type: Science Explorers Age Group(s): Child Date: 12/22/2015 Start Time: 3:30 PM Description: Make an awesome science based creation. Contact Number: 760-749-1305 29200 Cole Grade Rd. Valley Center, CA 92082 (760) 749-1305 Gregory Page is a product of his own imagination. He was born in London, England on Easter Sunday in 1963 to Armenian and…

Reaching out to those at risk of suicide According to the recently released World Health Organization (WHO) report: Preventing Suicide: A Global Imperative, over 800,000 people die by suicide across the world each year. The report notes that this estimate is conservative, with the real figure likely to be higher because of the stigma associated…

The Poway Center for the Performing Arts hosts professional performances ranging from major plays and concerts to appearances by individual artists of national acclaim. The Poway Center for the Performing Arts also encourages performing arts in the area by providing first class performance space for Poway Unified School District students and community-based productions. Alice in…