2021 Annual Meeting

Harry Griffen Park Amphitheater 9550 Milden St, La Mesa, CA, United States

Join us as we celebrate a return to gathering in person at our GMIA  Annual Meeting on Sunday, August 15 at 5:30 p.m. at the Harry Griffen Park amphitheater in La Mesa. Bring your own picnic supper and blanket or chairs to the amphitheater. GMIA will provide delicious,  complimentary Mahalo Shave Ice (yum!) for all […]


2021 Succulent Swap

Wendy and Ron Caragher's 10805 Melva Road, La Mesa, CA, United States

VIP entry for GMIA members @10 a.m. (Non-members @11 a.m.) A new date and new hosts but the same lovely venue! The Succulent Swap is one of GMIA’s most popular events. It’s free to all, but members are allowed early access, so renew your membership if it has lapsed or rejoin when you arrive! With […]

14th Annual Walk to the Top of Mt. Helix

Meeting place for Walk 10105 Vivera Dr, La Mesa, CA, United States

Join us on Saturday, January 8, for one of our most popular events - the 14th annual Walk to the Top. Out of concern for the health of our community, GMIA is encouraging participants to practice social distancing and wear masks. We will meet at the Fire Station on Vivera Drive, where free parking is […]

County webinar on proposed homeless facilities at Avocado Blvd. Park and Ride


GMIA has set up a second presentation about the county's proposal to have safe parking for the homeless at a Park and Ride at Avocado Blvd. and SR 94. The presentation will be given by Omar Passons, director of the county’s Office of Homeless Solutions. Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89774215131 Call in at 1-669-900-9128, Meeting ID: 897 […]

2022 Art & Garden Tour

Please join us for the 53rd Annual Art and Garden Tour from noon-4 p.m. on Sunday, April 24. Enjoy four remarkable gardens in the Mt. Helix area that feature outstanding examples of plants and landscaping. The garden tour is free to members. Although the Garden Tour is not open to the public, non-member guests may […]

GMIA Annual Dinner Meeting

Water Conservation Garden 12122 Cuyamaca College Dr W, El Cajon, CA, United States

GMIA’s popular annual dinner meeting will feature a tasty barbecue dinner, a chance to get together with your friends and neighbors, and an update on what’s going on in the community. Our speaker this year is San Diego County District Attorney Summer Stephan, who will discuss issues of concern to our community. If you have […]

$20.00 – $25.00

Succulent Swap & Share

Wendy and Ron Caragher's 10805 Melva Road, La Mesa, CA, United States

Join us on Saturday, October 22, from 10 a.m. to noon, for an enjoyable and instructional morning. GMIA is dedicating this year’s event to Paul Geldbach, a lover of nature and former board member who chaired many previous Succulent Swaps. This year, we’re also renaming our event the Succulent Swap and Share, a special acknowledgment […]

GMIA Annual Dinner Meeting and Fundraiser

Cuyamaca College Student Center 900 Rancho San Diego Pkwy, El Cajon, CA, United States

Join your fellow GMIA members for the Annual Dinner Meeting to be held Saturday, June 24 at the Cuyamaca College Student Center. Wear your Hawaiian shirt to join in the aloha theme, with a meal of teriyaki chicken, coconut rice and stir-fried veggies. Please indicate if you would prefer a vegetarian main course of a […]

$25.00 – $45.00