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Interpretive Center Programs

The Interpretive Center is open Tuesday through Sunday from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Parking and admission is free, but there may be a fee for scheduled programs. School Programs School programs are conducted by Newport Bay Conservancy volunteers on Tuesday mornings for...

SOCALPAPA Paints Nature

SOCALPAPA Paints Nature Written by NBC Board Member, Sherry Marger On Friday in late March, Southern California Plein Air Painter’s Association (SOCALPAPA) gathered once again to paint the Back Bay around the Muth Interpretive Center. Everyone selected a spot from...

Plein Air Art Show and Gallery

SOCALPAPA Paints OC PARKS and the BACK BAY Peter & Mary Muth Interpretive Center 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 2301 University Drive, Newport Beach, CA Juried Show on display from Friday, July 19 to Friday, July 26: Sixty selected original works of art on exhibit...

Community Based Restoration

Hands-on habitat restoration activities are a great opportunity for the public to be involved in a meaningful way here at the Bay without making any long-term volunteer commitment. Service learning hours are available and groups are welcome. During the rainy season,...

Thank you

November 2018 Dear Contributor, Thank you so much for your donation of $______ in order to support the Newport Bay Conservancy. Through your support, we are able to raise awareness of the importance of Upper Newport Bay, the largest remaining estuary in southern...