Experience the beauty of Southern California with adventurous, weekend excursions for the whole family! Connect with nature through outdoor outings in the community and nearby areas with other families in Rancho Santa Fe. RSF Community Center membership and an annual fee of $50 per family is required.
Ann Romney will be the keynote speaker at the “Visions of Success – From Research to Reality” benefit High Tea on Dec. 9, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., at the Grand Del Mar.
The RSF Library recently announced two new regular weekly programs and several fun Holiday events.
Rancho Santa Fe Estate and Fine Jewelry, located at 6024 Paseo Delicias in Rancho Santa Fe, will host a Holiday Open House Celebration on Wednesday, Dec. 4, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. in partnership with John Matty Co., Rancho Santa Fe Florist, Rancho Santa Fe Pharmacy, Country Squire Gifts, Café Positano, The McNally Company Antiques, and Janet Lawless Christ and Karen Van Ness of Coldwell Banker. The event will include holiday entertainment by Full Measure Carolers, complimentary appetizers provided by Claire’s on Cedros Bakery and Café and Nana Keek’s Gourmet Cookies and Scones, hosted beverages as well as an opportunity drawings. A portion of all sale proceeds will be donated to the nonprofit organization, North County’s Food Bank.
From retired military members to loved ones of those who were lost, about 3,000 Arlington National Cemetery visitors rang the Freedom Bell as they entered the military burial ground on Veterans Day.
The Rancho Santa Fe Historical Society will hold a Christmas and Holiday Celebration Open House, “Soak Up the Holiday Spirit,” on Dec. 12 from 4-6 p.m. at the Rancho Santa Fe Historical Society, 6036 La Flecha, Rancho Santa Fe, 92067.
The Rancho Santa Fe Community Center will hold a Holiday Workshop at the center for children, ages 5 through 12 years old, on Saturday, Dec. 7, from 9 a.m.-noon. Parents are welcome to accompany their children or drop them off for the workshop. There will be a variety of crafts to choose from and children will feel the pride of creating handmade gifts for family members and friends while sipping hot chocolate and enjoying holiday cookies. Join us for a morning of holiday cheer! Free gift wrapping is included.
Dr. Eric Topol, who has been called a “Rock Star of Science,” is one of the top 10 most cited researchers in medicine. He will be speaking at the next Viewpoints event in Rancho Santa Fe on Tuesday, Dec. 3. This is an evening you will not want to miss, as he will be sharing his insights into the revolutionary field of wireless medicine that may soon be a part of our lives.
Santa will be visiting Helen Woodward’s Frosty Farm and spreading holiday cheer to all children Dec. 7-8 and Dec. 14-15, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. To make him feel at home, ‘REAL’ snow will be falling as Miniature Horse “Reindeer” dress up and join in on the holiday activities, along with some of their wintery friends including bunnies, guinea pig, sheep, and more!
Entrepreneurial husband and wife team Bill and Dana Knees have used their business sense to launch a new business that specializes in scents. Their company, Pastiche, allows people to mix their own perfumes, sold at fun and festive privately-hosted parties and events.