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Scouts ‘Help the Kelp’ Fest

More than 300 Girl Scouts from 5 to 18 will descend on Laguna Beach for Kelp Fest on Saturday, April 26, in hopes of having fun in the sun while also earning a popular scout patch. Tara Coffey, 18, of Huntington Beach, created the new Girl Scout patch with multi-colored kelp...

Culture for Kids

My Hero Project Jumps into Two Festivals My Hero Project will be leading a free, hands-on art project at the Laguna Art Museum on Saturday, April 12, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m., part of the annual Imagination Celebration. Artworks completed at the museum will be featured on My...

Contributing To a Better World

Editor, This year’s Earth Day & Kelp Fest event was another successful Laguna happening thanks to all of the teamwork among the community in Laguna and beyond. Transition Laguna skillfully organized music, food and helpful demonstrations of sustainable living while Kelp Fest...

Growing Abalone and Cultivating Ocean Stewards

Some Thurston Middle School sixth-graders started monitoring abalone growing in a classroom tank in November, part of a fledging project led by marine biologist Nancy Caruso to reintroduce the mollusks to Laguna’s coastal rock reefs. The students in Richard Selin’s science class...