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Boys & Girls Club Bids Adieu to Terry Anne Barman

After 20 years of offering early childhood education and school readiness to children in Laguna Beach, Terry Anne Barman, the Boys & Girls Club of Laguna Beach’s Early Childhood and Family Services Director, is retiring. Her colleagues, as well as students and their families...

Class Notes

Running for Fun and Fitness Nearly 100 Top of the World Elementary students participated in the one-mile Kids Run the OC Marathon held at the Orange County Fairgrounds earlier this month. The run culminated a 12-week fitness program to improve students’ speed, agility, hand-eye...

Taking Aim at Latino Literacy

A new Latino literacy program for families begins Wednesday, Feb. 27 at the Boys and Girls Club of Laguna Beach. The 12-week program is each Wednesday for an hour beginning at 5 p.m. The district’s community liaison, Javier Diaz, is coordinating the program, which is designed to...

Laptops Donated to Club’s Families

Twenty functional but obsolete laptops used by Thurston Middle School students were donated by the district to the Laguna Beach Boys and Girls Club. Though the computers cannot run current district software, they still have a useful life for home use, said the district’s...