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Semi-Annual used equipment sale

We will be hosting our semi-annual Used Equipment Sale on Sunday, May 19th from 9am-12pm. If you’re not already in the know, this twice-a-year sale is the perfect opportunity to pick up watersports equipment at unbeatable prices and be ready for a summer full of fun on the water.

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Support accessible watersports by volunteering at SDFA

You can have an amazing day ensuring access to watersports recreation for persons with disabilities by volunteering at the San Diego Festival of the Arts. Happening on June 9 & 10 in Waterfront Park, the festival is produced by the Torrey Pines Kiwanis and San Diego Magazine and is an unforgettable weekend filled with art, food, craft beer, and entertainment. Since its inception in 1987, the San Diego Festival of the Arts has raised in excess of $2.5 million in support of 33+ adaptive sports programs benefiting more than 150,000 San Diegans with disabilities.

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Cleanup Beach

Protecting Our Ocean: 50 pounds of trash collected at MBAC Beach Cleanup

DID YOU KNOW? There are 5.25 trillion pieces of plastic debris in the ocean.

Mission Bay Aquatic Center and 51 community volunteers cleared over 24 pounds of trash and 26 pounds of recycling during the beach cleanup on April 14th! This was one of the most memorable beach clean-ups to date with volunteers collecting some unique and unusual items!

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Why you should work at Mission Bay Aquatic Center this summer

Mission Bay Aquatic Center is in the final stages of recruiting new staff for the 2019 summer season, but it’s still not too late to apply! We are looking for a few more motivated individuals to join our team in a variety of positions. The experiences gained from working at MBAC provides staff with real life skills that are applicable to many future career paths. Below we’ve answered some of the frequently asked questions related to working at MBAC.

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Whale Jenga

Celebrate Earth Day and the ocean on April 27!

Calling all student explorers! The Mission Bay Aquatic Center invites students between the ages of 6-17 to explore the wonders and unique relationships we share with the ocean in a special STEM Exploration class! On April 27th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m, The Ocean, Clean Water, and YOU, provides a unique opportunity for students to explore man’s important relationship with the ocean through hands-on, interactive activities that inspire stewardship and empower students to facilitate real change in their community!  

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