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Garden Club Unfurls a Novice Rose Show

Garden Club members and the public are invited to enter the club’s novice rose show, 9 a.m. Friday, Oct. 10, on the Laguna Presbyterian Church patio, 415 Forest Ave. Exhibitors are encouraged to enter a single stem rose starting to unfurl. Rose entry must be on the Exhibition...

Parents Club Hosts Bike Clinic

Laguna Beach Parents Club’s bicycle riding clinic at Bluebird Park provided instruction in safe riding skills on a two-wheel bike. Police department community liason Nikie Hernandez talked about bicycle safety, Bill Freeman of Crankbrothers bike part makers and parents assisted...

Expressing Thanks for Patient Tamale Lovers

Editor, Each year when Santa comes into town and is greeted by many excited children, the Presbyterian Church welcomes La Playa Center with a similar excitement and lets us use their kitchen to make our tamales. We are thankful for their hospitality and for the community’s...

Getting Out 2/8/13

Grammy Winning Guitarists to Perform Mark Hanson and Doug Smith, masters of finger-style acoustic guitar, will perform at 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10 in the church sanctuary at Laguna Presbyterian Church, 415 Forest Ave. The two have performed together and combined their talents in...

Answering Gardeners’ Questions

Plant Depot’s Rick Carrasco will speak at the Laguna Beach Garden Club on Friday, Oct. 12, answering questions regarding anything having to do with plants, gardens, low-water, landscape design, fertilizers, nourishment or pests. For club members and guests the meeting begins at...

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...

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...

Bees Set Garden Club Abuzz

The Laguna Beach Garden Club presents “It’s our Beeswax! – How Gardeners Can Help Bees Thrive,” where master gardener and professional beekeeper Lynne Gallaugher will speak at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 13, in Tankersley Hall at the Presbyterian Church...

Dressmakers Stitch for Those in Need

Dressmakers of Laguna Presbyterian Church sent 147 dresses to Holt International Adoption Agency, whose directors delivered the dresses to Vietnam and Haiti. Join the dressmakers on Tuesdays from 1-3 p.m. to sew dresses or pick up kits to sew at home. They are at work on dresses...

Scouts Engineer Rockets for Space Derby

More than 30 Cub Scouts built rockets out of balsa wood with rubber-band powered propellers for Laguna Beach Cub Scout pack 35’s first Space Derby, held on March 22 at Laguna Presbyterian Church’s Tankersley Hall. Similar to the traditional Pinewood Derby, the scouts designed,...