Articles by Gail Fornasiere For the Islander
The Tuna Club of Avalon boasts record fish catches and fantastic fishing stories.
Its historic clubhouse is closed to the public except for one day each year when it opens its doors to benefit the Catalina Island Museum.
This year, tours of the Tuna Club will take place on Saturday, Aug. 13.
The club’s founder, Dr. Charles Frederick Holder, a naturalist and experienced fisherman from the East Coast, recognized the potential for sport fishing on Catalina Island.
The Catalina Island Museum announces the upcoming departure of its Executive Director, Dr. Michael De Marsche. Planned from the beginning of his tenure, Dr.