Art Seen 11/2/12

Artists Unlock Their Studios  On Saturday, Nov. 3, art enthusiasts are invited to visit local professional artists in their studios during Artist Open Studios, a free event from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Participants can also catch a free shuttle service from the ACT V parking lot,...

Real Estate Friends Offer Jumbo Loan Workshop

A workshop on different types of jumbo loans available for buyers and how to qualify for one will be held Tuesday, Oct. 2 at 6:30 at the DeBilzan Gallery, 224 Forest Ave. Three different lenders from conventional, hard money and institutional bankers will be participating. The...

Reception Sculpted

An artist’s reception is to be held at DeBilzan Gallery on Saturday, Sept. 22 from 6 to 9 p.m. for the opening of “Sculpture and Paintings by Tony Dow.” The gallery is located at 224 Forest Ave.

MOPS Moms Meet

The Laguna Beach chapter of Mothers of Preschoolers and Older, a place where moms can turn for answers or support from others, meets 9:30-11:30 a.m.  Thursdays at Laguna Beach Presbyterian Church, 415 Forest Ave. The first meeting is scheduled for Sept. 20 and visitors are...

Garden Guru Shares Growing Guidelines

Garden guru Pat Welsh will speak at the upcoming meeting of the Laguna Beach Garden Club on Friday, Sept. 14, at Laguna Presbyterian Church, Tankersley Hall, 415 Forest Ave. For club members and guests, the meeting begins at 9:30 a.m. with a social half-hour, followed by a...

Salon and Cosmetic Store Opens

Laguna Beach native Laura Linsemayer offers diagnosis of cosmetic needs through a personalized shopping experience in-store, at Roots, The Beauty Underground, 384 Forest Ave., Suite 9. Located in the Lumberyard area of downtown Laguna Beach, the non-toxic cosmetic store and...

Astrologer Visits Local Store

  Come meet and hear Tibetan astrologer Dr. Jampa Kalsang at Tibet Handicrafts, 384 Forest Ave.,  Sunday, June 17, at 5:30 p.m. It is an opportunity to learn unique Tibetan art of healing and astrology.

Blood Drive Coming Up

The Laguna Presbyterian Church is having a Red Cross blood drive on Sunday, June 24 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Tankersley Hall, 415 Forest Ave. All participants will receive a coupon for a free taco at Wahoo’s, two complimentary VIP tickets to the Laugh Factory! and may also...

Green Chamber Slates Mixer

The O.C. Green Chamber will hold a 7 p.m. mixer and membership meeting at BC Space Gallery, 235 Forest Ave., Thursday, June 28. Topics will include local green activities and issues. Attendees are welcome to bring their own potluck dessert, hors devours, and or wine.    

Donate Clothes to Help Non-Profits

The sixth annual Boutique Benefit is set for Saturday, May 5, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Laguna Presbyterian Church, 415 Forest Ave.   The sales of donated new and gently used clothing will help women in war-torn Congo, local families with food insecurity, and help with...

Community Datebook

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Lumberyard Serves Up a Double Play

Laguna Beach High School softball boosters host a fundraising dinner at the Lumberyard restaurant, 384 Forest Ave., Sunday, Oct. 16. Besides a silent auction and door prizes, diners will get a chance to meet team players, who will be working in the restaurant from 5 to 9 p.m....