The Bard Mansion, named after California Senator Thomas R. Bard, is located on Naval Base Ventura County, Port Hueneme, and is the home of the SAME Oxnard-Ventura Post. Senator Bard is considered the Father of Port Hueneme.
The new US Navy Seabee Museum opened in the Summer of 2011 and was certified as a LEED Silver facility.
The 2012 SAME Oxnard-Ventura Post Engineer/Architect Scholarship award recipients were announced at the Ventura County Community Foundation Awards Reception. Mr. Brian Ginell, represented by his mother Ms. Gail Ginell, and Mr. Craig Patton received their scholarships from CAPT Dave Sasek.
Mr. Steven Gill, co-owner of Gills Onions, gives SAME Members a tour the Advanced Energy Recovery System that has allowed the company to become the first food processing facility in the world to produce ultra-clean energy from their own waste.
Seabee campers compete in a cardboard boat race at the 2012 SAME Seabee Engineering and Construction Camp held on Naval Base Ventura County.