Balboa Park and City of San Diego employees and volunteers are invited to this exclusive energy-savings event. Residential use LED light bulbs and energy- and water-efficient shower heads will be for sale. Choose from a 3-bulb kit for $10 (a $60 value), one recessed bulb for $10 (a $20 value), and one MR16 bulb for $20 (a $25 value). Bring your colleagues and save BIG together. See photos from the event!
The Museum of Photographic Arts recently remodeled its Joan and Irwin Jacobs Theater. Although theatergoers will be excited to experience the new state-of-the-art projector donated by Christie Digital and Las Patronas, it is the sustainability features that have the Balboa Park Sustainability Program delighted. When redesigning the updated theater, MOPA chose to use products and companies that have a lower impact on the environment.
The Balboa Park Explorer made San Diego Magazine's Best of San Diego 2014 List.
The publication described the Annual Explorer as "Best bang for your buck," and "Genius."
The BPCP Sustainability Showcase and Expo is an annual event that brings together San Diego community and Park stakeholders to build awareness on current sustainability issues. Through multiple channels of participation and networking, attendees make connections of how these issues are being addressed in Balboa Park.
On August 28, 2014, in partnership with REXEL, BPCP will include a first-ever Sustainability Fundraiser Dinner to help leverage sustainability projects within Balboa Park’s institutions. Contact Jessica.Rinaman@bpcp.org if you would like to participate in the Fundraiser Dinner.
San Diego, Calif. — (June 18, 2014) — The Balboa Park Cultural Partnership (BPCP) is pleased to welcome its newest Associate Member, the San Diego Botanical-Garden Foundation. This new member takes the number of arts, cultural and science institutions represented by BPCP to 28.
“We are delighted to welcome the Botanical-Garden Foundation,” said Peter Comiskey, BPCP Executive Director.