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John G. Watson Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

PLEASE JOIN US! Event: John G. Watson Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony When: Thursday~Promptly at NOON~October 30th Where: 8410 El Paseo Grande (North End of Kellogg Park Parking Lot) Refreshments and Set‐up Courtesy of: Café Solange ♦ House of Pizza ♦ La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club ♦ Wahoo’s Grand Opening of the Kellogg Park North Comfort Station A legacy to the memory of John G. Watson  “Waves …

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North Restroom Reconstruction

The North Comfort Station will be similar in design and function to the existing South Comfort Station with the addition of four (4) dressing/shower rooms. South Comfort Station    

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An Eagle Scout Project Benefits Kellogg Park

Matthew Pawinski, an Eagle Scout candidate, worked closely with Friends of La Jolla Shores to build a new footpath from Vallecitos into Kellogg Park. Matthew’s goal was to find a way to discourage through traffic across “The Map®”. This will ensure that through traffic will take an alternate route so “The Map®” continues to be a clean, vibrant resource for …

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New Shade Structure for Children’s Playground

Generous donations have enabled a shade structure to be installed over the life-sized bronze statue of J.J. in the children’s playground at Kellogg Park La Jolla Shores. Shade will ensure that the statue does not heat in the summer sun – allowing J.J. to be enjoyed by children of all ages the whole year round. The shady area has proved …

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A Whale of a Tale – from the Ocean to the Shores

    In 2011, Friends of La Jolla Shores honored J.J. the famed baby gray whale with a life-sized bronze statue, installed in the children’s playground at Kellogg Park La Jolla Shores. On January 11, 1997, a newborn gray whale was rescued from a beach in Marina del Rey, CA. Named J.J., the baby whale was successfully rehabilitated at SeaWorld …

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