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Latest SDGE Utility Box Makeover Takes Shape Outside PB Library

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Artist Susie Shippey has made a beautiful, libary-themed improvement to the SDGE Box outside the PB Library.

David Talon, a PB Town Council Director, has spearheaded an SDGE Box beautification project. There’s been a great response from people wanting to donate their time to brighten the neighborhood’s drab utility boxes.

The latest makeover, outside the Reed Avenue entrance to the Pacific Beach Library, is being done by volunteer artist Susie Shippey.

Susie lives in Fashion Valley, but wanted to make a positive contribution to our library, even though she doesn’t live here.

Susie has spend countless hours in the hot sun, painting away! We greatly appreciate her time and effort. Come take a closer look at her work next time you visit the library.

[Posted on 28 Sep 2015]

PBTC 11th Annual Wine-Beer Tasting & Silent Auction Fundraiser


Join us this Sunday, Sept. 9th from 4-7 pm at Table 926!! Table 926 is located at 926 Turquoise St.

We have some exciting changes this year! You will have an opportunity to sample amazing wines and craft beers and to experience a brand new restaurant, located in the heart of north PB. Spend your afternoon tasting good food and experiencing new wine/beer while socializing with neighbors and friends.The event will include a silent auction featuring many items donated from local businesses. We are still accepting items for this auction. There will also be a raffle with some wonderful gifts.

Proceeds benefit the Town Council and allow us to continue to support our schools and community. Tickets are $30 and are available at the PBTC office, 1706 Garnet Ave. or call 858-483-6666.

[Posted on 04 Sep 2012]

Awesome Service Opportunities

Does that phrase sound like a sales pitch? Some might consider it as such… e.g. our trying to get you to help out—as if it were a burden. We look at this however, as an opportunity for you to get involved with us—and experience the rich rewards of giving ourselves to serve both our community and our guests alike.

That’s right, volunteering is something that you will undoubtedly find very rewarding through the pride and satisfaction that you made a difference.

As we head into 2012 please consider the many opportunities we have for you to share your experience and talents. If you’re more likely to lend an occasional hand wherever it’s needed please let us know. We promise to not contact you too often :). We have something for everyone—so, please get involved. You’ll not only have a great experience, you’ll also help build a better Pacific Beach!

Just send us an email and we’ll contact you asap.

PBTC Events
Dine Out – Monthly dinner out on the town
Sundowners – PBTC and local business mixer
Wine Tasting – Fundraiser for PBTC and community beneficiary (TBD)
PAESAN – Police & Emergency Appreciation Picnic (w/ OMBAC, Rotary and Woman’s Club)
PB Day at the Fair – PB public awareness at annual Del Mar Fair

Special Committees
Safe & Beautiful – Public safety, cleaning and beautification, recognition, beach and bay issues
Communication – Public relations, website, newsletter, engaging school-partnerships
Membership – Drive to increase business and residential members, develop member benefits etc.
Volunteer Coordinator – Oversee PBTC-volunteer engagements in various community events

Standing Committees
Rose Creek Cottage – Social enterprise business oversight, planning, marketing and fundraising
Financial Review & Audit Committee – Oversee financial operations, budgeting, grants and audit
Nominating Committee – Locate, screen and present nominees for director and officer positions
Governance Committee – Ensure compliance with PBTC standards, ethics, rules and policies

Other Representatives
Schools – PBTC liaison with area schools
Community Advisory – Special events and alcohol licensee review and recommendations
PB Planning – Representative and alternate
Legal Advisor – Provide legal advice to BOD
Parliamentarian – Advisor to BOD on parliamentary procedures and compliance

[Posted on 22 Dec 2011]