Events

Check here often for upcoming events. Click on any event in the calendar to get more detail.
We will automatically send announcement and reminder emails for selected activities to registered members.

Upcoming events

    • Wednesday, January 02, 2019
    • Wednesday, November 06, 2019
    • 11 sessions
    • Los Toros - Chatsworth

    Join us for our monthly meeting at

    Los Toros Mexican Restaurant and Cantina

    Parking lot and entrance in the rear of the building. Ask the hostess to direct you to the banquet room where The Whalers meet. 

    • Thursday, February 21, 2019
    • Thursday, November 21, 2019
    • 10 sessions
    • Red Robin - Westfield/Topanga Mall

    All members are welcome. 


    Red Robin

    6600 Topanga Blvd  ( Westfield Mall)

    Canoga Park, Ca 91303




    • Sunday, September 08, 2019
    • 6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    • Sea Landing, Santa Barbara

    Conception dive boat to Naples Marine Conservation and Campus Point.

    Departs 7AM Sunday from Santa Barbara. Board Saturday evening after 8PM.

    This is a deeply discounted trip at 70.00. Please book directly with Truth Aquatics online or (805) 962-1127.

    The Conception trip is extraordinary in it's destination and price.

    Both boats have space for now. Reserve asap. This is the prime diving season and it'll sell fast.


    Questions: contact dive coordinators Dahlia or Greg

    • Saturday, September 21, 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • Deer Creek State Beach
    Join us for a cleanup of the Whalers officially adopted beach - Deer Creek.

    Deer Creek also offers an easy entry beach dive and good hunting.

    Directions:
    Deer Creek beach is approximately 2 miles north of the L.A./Ventura county line, on Pacific Coast Highway (Hwy 1).

    From the Ventura Freeway north, take Kanan Road West (left) to PCH. Turn north (right). Deer Creek is posted; it is where the highway is only two lanes.

    More info on Deer Creek here. 

    • Friday, November 29, 2019
    • Tuesday, December 03, 2019

    This trip has been cancelled. 

    See newly scheduled to Cayman Brac for January, 2020. Details here

    • Saturday, December 07, 2019
    • 6:00 PM
    • Los Toros, Chatsworth

    Our annual holiday party this year will be at Los Toros.

    Stay tuned for more detail. 

    • Saturday, January 18, 2020
    • Saturday, January 25, 2020
    • A little south of Cuba
    Join us once again at the beautiful Brac Reef Beach Resort in Cayman Brac.

    We were here in 2011 and and 2014 - liked it so much we decided to go back again.

    $300.00 non refundable deposit to secure your spot.


    Cayman Brac Package

    18-25 January 2020

    This package is a pre Dema special

    Included:

    • airport/hotel/airport transfers
    • complimentary drink on arrival
    • 7 nights accommodation
    • 3 full meals per day buffet style
    • 6 days of 2 am dives
    • 5 days of one pm dive (no pm dive on Friday before departure home)
    • complimentary dive computer use
    • quality complimentary wifi
    • all the fun you can have


    Nitrox package:

    • for all am dives 120.00 total
    • all am and pm dives 170.00 total


    Rates

    • Rate based on double occupancy 1695.00 per diver (non diver subtract 250.00 per person)
    • Single occupancy diver 1948.00
    • The rates above requires 10 divers.

    Air fare:

    • Currently United is pricing at 669.00 with 2 connections.
    • American isn't pricing and I think their fare is in the works.
    • I will periodically check on it.
    More detail; contact travel coordinator Dahlia

Past events

Saturday, August 17, 2019 Dive the Spectre to Anacapa
Saturday, July 20, 2019 Dive Bonaire - SOLD OUT
Saturday, July 13, 2019 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Sunday, July 07, 2019 Nitrox Class
Saturday, June 29, 2019 Dive the Spectre to Anacapa
Sunday, June 02, 2019 Dive the Spectre to Anacapa
Saturday, May 18, 2019 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Saturday, May 04, 2019 Dive the Peace to Santa Barbara Island
Saturday, May 04, 2019 Scuba Show
Wednesday, May 01, 2019 Chamber Day
Saturday, April 06, 2019 Dive the Spectre to Anacapa
Saturday, March 02, 2019 Dive the Peace to Anacapa
Saturday, February 16, 2019 Hike - Santa Cruz Island
Saturday, February 02, 2019 Dive the Peace to Santa Cruz Island
Saturday, January 05, 2019 Dive the Truth to Gull Island
Saturday, December 15, 2018 Dive the Spectre
Saturday, December 08, 2018 Holiday Banquet
Sunday, November 18, 2018 Dive the Magician to Farnsworth and West Catalina
Wednesday, November 07, 2018 General Meeting
Saturday, November 03, 2018 Dive the Truth to Northern Islands
Thursday, October 18, 2018 Dive Fiji
Wednesday, October 03, 2018 General Meeting
Saturday, September 22, 2018 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Saturday, September 22, 2018 Dive the Peace to Santa Cruz, and rescue training
Saturday, September 08, 2018 Rescue Class - Pool sessions
Wednesday, September 05, 2018 General Meeting
Saturday, August 18, 2018 EFR and O2 Training
Saturday, August 11, 2018 Dive the Spectre
Wednesday, August 01, 2018 General Meeting - Thai Cave Rescue
Saturday, July 21, 2018 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Wednesday, July 04, 2018 General Meeting - CANCELLED
Saturday, June 23, 2018 Scuba Show
Saturday, June 16, 2018 Grand Cayman
Saturday, June 09, 2018 Dive the Peace to Santa Cruz Island
Wednesday, June 06, 2018 General Meeting
Saturday, May 12, 2018 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Saturday, May 05, 2018 Dive the Peace to Santa Barbara Island
Wednesday, May 02, 2018 Chamber Day
Saturday, April 21, 2018 Dive the Peace to San Miguel
Wednesday, April 04, 2018 General Meeting
Saturday, March 24, 2018 Rescue classes - open water session
Saturday, March 24, 2018 Dive the Oil Rigs
Saturday, March 17, 2018 Rescue classes - pool sessions
Saturday, March 10, 2018 Divers Day at Aquarium of the Pacific
Saturday, March 10, 2018 Rescue classes - classwork sessions
Saturday, March 03, 2018 Emergency First Response and O2 certification class
Saturday, February 24, 2018 Dive to Anacapa on the Spectre
Saturday, February 24, 2018 37th Annual Avalon Underwater Cleanup
Sunday, February 11, 2018 Dive to Catalina
Thursday, January 25, 2018 Board Meeting
Wednesday, January 03, 2018 General Meeting - Israel and Jordan pix
Saturday, December 16, 2017 Dive the Spectre
Saturday, December 09, 2017 Holiday Banquet
Sunday, November 19, 2017 Dive the Magician to Catalina
Wednesday, November 01, 2017 General Meeting
Monday, October 16, 2017 Dive The Red Sea
Wednesday, October 04, 2017 General Meeting - First Aid Refresher
Saturday, September 23, 2017 Dive the Peace to Santa Cruz, and AOW training
Saturday, September 09, 2017 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Wednesday, September 06, 2017 General Meeting - Dive Trivia Nite
Sunday, August 27, 2017 Dive the Magician to Farnsworth
Saturday, August 19, 2017 Nitrox Class
Saturday, August 12, 2017 Dive the Coronado Islands
Wednesday, August 02, 2017 General Meeting - Guest speaker, Craig Hover
Saturday, July 29, 2017 EFR and O2 Training
Saturday, July 08, 2017 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Wednesday, July 05, 2017 General Meeting - CANCELLED
Friday, June 30, 2017 Dive the Truth to Northern Islands
Sunday, June 18, 2017 Dive the Magician to Catalina
Saturday, June 10, 2017 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Wednesday, June 07, 2017 General Meeting - LA County Dive Rescue Team
Saturday, May 20, 2017 Dive and Fun in Cozumel at the Sunscape Resort
Saturday, May 06, 2017 Scuba Show
Wednesday, May 03, 2017 General Meeting - Red Sea Trip
Saturday, April 29, 2017 Dive the Spectre
Wednesday, April 05, 2017 General Meeting - Guest speaker Ken on the recent CIDA trip to CUBA
Sunday, April 02, 2017 Dive the Peace - and navigation class
Saturday, March 25, 2017 Hiking - Santa Cruz Island
Sunday, March 19, 2017 Dive the LA oil rigs on the Magician
Saturday, March 04, 2017 Hiking in the Valley
Saturday, March 04, 2017 Dive the Peace to Anacapa
Wednesday, March 01, 2017 General Meeting - Guest speaker Robert Arak
Saturday, February 25, 2017 36th Annual Avalon Underwater Cleanup
Saturday, February 11, 2017 Hike - Las Virgenes Hills - CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
Sunday, February 05, 2017 Navigation Class
Saturday, February 04, 2017 Dive the Peace to Santa Cruz
Wednesday, February 01, 2017 General Meeting - Dive Trivia Game Night
Saturday, January 28, 2017 Beach Dive at Deer Creek CANCELLED --- Hike the Grotto Trial
Thursday, January 19, 2017 Board Meeting
Saturday, January 07, 2017 Dive the Truth to Santa Rosa
Wednesday, January 04, 2017 General Meeting
Saturday, December 17, 2016 Dive the Peace to Ventura outer reefs and wrecks
Saturday, December 03, 2016 Holiday Banquet
Friday, November 25, 2016 Dive the Peace to Anacapa and Cruz
Saturday, November 05, 2016 Anthony's Key Resort
Wednesday, November 02, 2016 General Meeting - Elections; Guest speaker from Carter Fitness
Sunday, October 30, 2016 Dive The Explorer to Coastal Deep Hole&Neptunes
Wednesday, October 05, 2016 General Meeting
Saturday, September 24, 2016 Dive Peace to Anacapa
Saturday, September 17, 2016 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive - Official California Beach Cleanup Day
Wednesday, September 07, 2016 General Meeting - Dave Finnern - Shipwrecks
Saturday, August 20, 2016 Dive the Asante to Farnsworth and Catalina
Sunday, August 07, 2016 Dive the Spectre to Anacapa
Wednesday, August 03, 2016 General Meeting - fiji Trip
Saturday, July 23, 2016 Dive - Spectre to Anacapa
Wednesday, July 06, 2016 General Meeting - Guest speaker Whaler Ken Kollwitz
Thursday, June 23, 2016 Dive Fiji
Sunday, June 19, 2016 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup, Dive and Fathers Day
Saturday, June 04, 2016 Scuba Show
Wednesday, June 01, 2016 General Meeting - Fiji
Saturday, May 28, 2016 Dive The Peace to Anacapa and Rescue Class
Saturday, May 21, 2016 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Friday, May 06, 2016 Dive The Peace to Santa Barbara Island
Wednesday, May 04, 2016 General Meeting - Guest speaker Marty McCafferty, DAN
Wednesday, May 04, 2016 Chamber Day
Saturday, April 30, 2016 Rescue Class - Pool Sessions
Saturday, April 09, 2016 Dive The Peace to Anacapa
Wednesday, April 06, 2016 Dive Trivia Nite!!!
Saturday, March 12, 2016 EFT and O2 Classes
Saturday, March 05, 2016 Dive The Peace to Anacapa
Wednesday, March 02, 2016 General Meeting
Saturday, February 20, 2016 Dive - Spectre to Anacapa
Saturday, February 20, 2016 35th Annual Avalon Underwater Cleanup
Wednesday, February 03, 2016 General Meeting - Guest - Whaler Alan Miller - Army diver
Saturday, January 23, 2016 Dive - Spectre to Anacapa
Thursday, January 21, 2016 Board Meeting
Wednesday, January 06, 2016 General Meeting - DAN Presentation
Saturday, December 19, 2015 Dive the Peace - local wrecks
Thursday, December 17, 2015 Board Meeting
Saturday, December 05, 2015 Holiday Banquet
Sunday, November 29, 2015 Dive the Peace to Anacapa
Thursday, November 19, 2015 Board Meeting
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 Nitrox Class
Wednesday, November 04, 2015 General Meeting - BOARD ELECTIONS - Guest speaker-Danielle Magee and Mike Price of Seaworld
Saturday, October 31, 2015 Lets go hiking
Saturday, October 17, 2015 Belize Aggressor Liveaboard
Thursday, October 15, 2015 Board Meeting
Wednesday, October 07, 2015 General Meeting - Guest speaker Dr. Raymond Wells
Saturday, September 19, 2015 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive - Official California Beach Cleanup Day
Thursday, September 17, 2015 Board Meeting
Saturday, September 05, 2015 Dive the Spectre to Anacapa and St. Cruz - SOLD OUT
Wednesday, September 02, 2015 General Meeting - Chris Russello - all about your gear
Thursday, August 20, 2015 Board Meeting
Saturday, August 08, 2015 Tour - California Science Center and Aquarium
Wednesday, August 05, 2015 General Meeting - Guest speaker - Ken Kollwitz - dive safety
Saturday, August 01, 2015 Dive the Spectre to Anacapa and St. Cruz
Saturday, July 18, 2015 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Thursday, July 16, 2015 Board Meeting
Sunday, July 12, 2015 Wreck Training and Dive - Yukon
Wednesday, July 01, 2015 General Meeting - Guest Speaker Margery Spielman
Saturday, June 27, 2015 Dive the Spectre to Anacapa and St. Cruz
Saturday, June 20, 2015 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Thursday, June 18, 2015 Board Meeting - CANCELLED
Saturday, June 06, 2015 Dive the Turks and Caicos
Saturday, June 06, 2015 Scuba Show
Wednesday, June 03, 2015 General Meeting - Chris Fuller, Aqualung/Suunto
Thursday, May 21, 2015 Board Meeting
Saturday, May 09, 2015 Dive The Truth to Catalina
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 General Meeting - Guest Speaker Greg Sanders - So. Cal Sea Otters
Saturday, April 18, 2015 Gear Workshop
Thursday, April 16, 2015 Board Meeting
Saturday, April 11, 2015 Dive Anacapa on The Peace
Wednesday, April 01, 2015 General Meeting - Guest Speaker Margery Spielman
Thursday, March 19, 2015 Board Meeting
Saturday, March 07, 2015 Divers Day at Aquarium of the Pacific
Saturday, March 07, 2015 Dive The Peace to Santa Cruz Backside - 1 spot open
Wednesday, March 04, 2015 General Meeting - Guest Speaker - California Science Center
Saturday, February 21, 2015 34th Annual Avalon Underwater Cleanup
Monday, February 09, 2015 Board Meeting - Moved to Monday, Feb 9th this month.
Saturday, February 07, 2015 Dive The Peace to Anacapa
Wednesday, February 04, 2015 General Meeting - Guest Speaker - DAN Medical Information Specialist Marty McCafferty
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 Board Meeting
Saturday, January 10, 2015 Dive The Truth to Catalina frontside
Wednesday, January 07, 2015 General Meeting
Saturday, December 20, 2014 Dive the local wrecks on the Peace - SOLD OUT
Saturday, December 13, 2014 51st Annual Banquet
Thursday, December 11, 2014 Board Meeting
Saturday, November 08, 2014 Dive the Explorer to the Coastal Deep Hole area - SOLD OUT
Wednesday, November 05, 2014 General Meeting and Board of Director Elections
Saturday, October 25, 2014 Dive in Bonaire
Sunday, October 19, 2014 Dive the Explorer to Santa Cruz - Yellowbanks - SOLD OUT
Thursday, October 16, 2014 Board Meeting
Friday, October 03, 2014 Campout - must make reservations by April 1st
Wednesday, October 01, 2014 General Meeting - Guest - Dr. Bill Bushing
Saturday, September 20, 2014 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive - Official California Beach Cleanup Day
Sunday, September 14, 2014 Dive the Pacific Star - SoCal Shootout, Rigs/Wrecks - SOLD OUT
Wednesday, September 03, 2014 General Meeting - Guest Heather Hamza - Ghost Nets and Fundraiser
Friday, August 22, 2014 Camping at Morro Bay
Sunday, August 17, 2014 Dive the Explorer to Anacapa and Santa Cruz
Wednesday, August 06, 2014 General Meeting - Guest Speakers - Richard Slater and Ana Sofia Guerra
Saturday, July 26, 2014 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Saturday, July 19, 2014 Dive Casino Point
Saturday, July 12, 2014 Dive the Explorer to Anacapa and the outer reefs
Wednesday, July 02, 2014 General Meeting - guest speaker Cindy Rhode - all about beach diving
Saturday, June 28, 2014 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Sunday, June 22, 2014 Dive San Diego on the Humboldt
Sunday, June 15, 2014 Fathers Day Hike on Santa Rosa Island
Saturday, June 07, 2014 Scuba Show
Wednesday, June 04, 2014 General Meeting - Guest Michael Zeigler and the photographic world of Indonesia
Saturday, May 24, 2014 Cayman Brac - May 2014
Saturday, May 17, 2014 Hike - Wildwood Park
Friday, May 09, 2014 Dive The Peace to Santa Barbara Island
Wednesday, May 07, 2014 General Meeting - Guest speaker Jonathan Hanks - hidden gems of Anacapa
Wednesday, May 07, 2014 Chamber Day
Saturday, May 03, 2014 Beach Dive and BBQ
Friday, April 25, 2014 Dive The Peace - San Miguel - SOLD OUT; WAIT LIST ONLY
Saturday, April 19, 2014 Hike - Topanga State Park
Saturday, April 19, 2014 Dive the Spectre - buddy dive
Wednesday, April 02, 2014 General Meeting - Ashley Hauck - tech diving and deep wrecks in SoCal -- SPECIAL CHAMBER FUNDRAISER
Saturday, March 22, 2014 Diver Day at the Aquarium of the Pacific
Saturday, March 15, 2014 Hike - The Mishe Mikwa Trail
Saturday, March 08, 2014 Dive the Peace to Santa Cruz Backside
Wednesday, March 05, 2014 General Meeting - Guest Speaker - Karim Hamza, LA Underwater Explorers
Saturday, February 22, 2014 Avalon Cleanup
Friday, February 14, 2014 Dive the Truth to Santa Barbara Island - SOLD OUT - WAIT LIST ONLY
Saturday, February 08, 2014 Hike - Upper Las Virgenes Open Space Park
Wednesday, February 05, 2014 General Meeting - Dr. Bill Bushing - Munching & Mating: The Night Shift
Saturday, February 01, 2014 Dive the Peace to Anacapa - SOLD OUT - Wait list only
Sunday, January 26, 2014 Dive the Truth to Catalina
Saturday, January 18, 2014 Hike - Charmlee Park
Wednesday, January 08, 2014 General Meeting - Guest speaker - Mark Strickland - Amazing Marine Life Behavior
Sunday, January 05, 2014 Dive the Truth - Catalina backside and Farnsworth
Saturday, December 21, 2013 Dive the Truth - LA Rigs and Wrecks
Wednesday, December 04, 2013 General Meeting - Guest Speaker - Glen Fritzler, Truth Aquatics
Saturday, November 23, 2013 Hike - Solstice Canyon
Sunday, November 17, 2013 Dive The Peace - coastal offshore reefs towards Malibu
Saturday, November 09, 2013 Dive The Explorer to Kelpcutter and Pelican Reserve
Wednesday, November 06, 2013 General Meeting - Board of Director Elections and videos of Roatan trip
Saturday, November 02, 2013 Whalers 50th Anniversary Banquet
Saturday, October 12, 2013 Dive the Pacific Star - two day trip to S. Nick and S. Barbara Islands
Wednesday, October 02, 2013 General Meeting - Guest - Fish Reef Project
Sunday, September 29, 2013 Dive The Explorer - Opening Weekend Bug Trip
Saturday, September 21, 2013 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Sunday, September 15, 2013 Dive the Pacific Star to the wrecks and rigs
Friday, September 06, 2013 Dive The Peace - Wrecks of the SM1 and Gosford
Thursday, September 05, 2013 Dive The Peace - West Santa Cruz hunting trip
Wednesday, September 04, 2013 General Meeting - Critical Care for Diving Injuries and Chamber Tour
Saturday, August 17, 2013 Wreck and Shark Teeth Adventure
Saturday, August 10, 2013 CABRILLO MARINE AQUARIUM & LANE VICTORY TOUR
Wednesday, August 07, 2013 General Meeting - Guest speaker Chris Wade - the Dive Safety Officer for the CA Science Center
Saturday, August 03, 2013 Dive the Pacific Star - two days to Clemente and Farnsworth
Saturday, July 27, 2013 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Thursday, July 25, 2013 Camping and Beach Dive
Saturday, July 20, 2013 Rescue, EFR and CPR classes
Thursday, July 18, 2013 Dive The Peace - Begg Rock - 2 days
Wednesday, July 03, 2013 General Meeting - Guest - Bill and Nannette Van Antwerp - LA UW Photo Society
Saturday, June 29, 2013 Beach Dive and Pot Luck
Saturday, June 22, 2013 Dive the Pacific Star - LA Rigs and Wrecks
Saturday, June 15, 2013 Hike - Topanga State Park
Saturday, June 08, 2013 Scuba Show
Wednesday, June 05, 2013 General Meeting - Whaler Shelly on India
Saturday, June 01, 2013 We're going to Roatan
Friday, May 31, 2013 Dive The Peace - San Miguel
Sunday, May 26, 2013 Hike - Cheesbro Cyn/ Sulphur Springs
Saturday, May 25, 2013 Deer Creek Beach Cleanup and Dive
Saturday, May 18, 2013 Nitrox Class
Friday, May 10, 2013 Dive The Peace - Santa Barbara Island - WAIT LIST ONLY
Sunday, May 05, 2013 Scuba Refresher/Review Class
Saturday, May 04, 2013 Scuba Fair 2013
Wednesday, May 01, 2013 General Meeting - Geoff Thielst, Marine Diving Technologies, Santa Barbara City College
Wednesday, May 01, 2013 Chamber Day
Friday, April 26, 2013 Dive The Peace - San Miguel - WAIT LIST ONLY
Saturday, April 13, 2013 Hike - The Mishe Mikwa Trail
Sunday, April 07, 2013 Dive the Explorer to Santa Cruz and wrecks
Wednesday, April 03, 2013 General Meeting - Guest topic - Search & Rescue
Saturday, March 30, 2013 Hike - The Grotto
Saturday, March 23, 2013 Diver Day at the Aquarium
Saturday, March 09, 2013 Dive The Peace - Backside Santa Cruz
Wednesday, March 06, 2013 General Meeting - Guest topic - Freediving
Saturday, February 23, 2013 Hike - La Jolla Valley-Mugu State Park
Wednesday, February 06, 2013 General Meeting
Saturday, February 02, 2013 Dive The Peace to Anacapa
Sunday, January 27, 2013 Hike - Malibu Creek State Park
Sunday, January 20, 2013 Dive the Pacific Star - Los Angeles wrecks
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