Tickets of $125 are available for the sixth annual Girls Night Out, a Thursday, Oct. 2, benefit for the Boys and Girls Club at the spectacular oceanfront home of David and Holly Wilson.
Supported by Wilson Automotive Group, Newport Lexus, Starfish restaurant and Lugano Diamonds, the benefit for 250 women will feature models dripping in jewels that guests may try on. Lugano Diamonds will also offer “opportunity drawing” for jewelry. Just 200 tickets at $100 each will be sold. Info: at (949) 494-2535 x 103.
The Wilsons champion the club’s programs and staff, who provide 300 children daily experiences to keep them healthy, active, and “thinking” while having fun.
North Laguna Residents Invited to Protect Their Neighborhoods
The Laguna North Neighborhood Association invites residents who live north of Broadway Street to a 7 p.m. crime prevention and emergency preparedness seminar Wednesday, Sept. 17, at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 429 Cypress Ave.
Speakers will include Laguna Beach Police Department Community Services Officer Nikie Hernandez and Emergency Management Coordinator Jordan Villwock. Residents will learn about evacuation plans and neighborhood crime prevention as well as citywide emergency planning and supplies.
Estate Planners Offer Advice
Local attorney Leslie Daff presents an estate planning workshop with private fiduciary Peter Kote Friday, Oct. 3 at the Susi Q Senior Center, from 1:30 to 3 p.m.
A second session takes place Thursday, Oct. 9, and at Laguna Country United Methodist Church in Laguna Hills at 10 a.m.
More info: call (949) 497-5056 or email [email protected].
Local Charity Receives Kudos for Transparency
An authoritative source of nonprofit information, GuideStar USA, Inc., has awarded the Assistance League of Laguna Beach its gold participation level, a demonstration of transparency and accountability.
“We have worked hard to showcase our progress toward our mission, and our long-held belief in being transparent about our work to our constituents,” said Judy Soulakis, Assistance League president.
“I encourage people to view our profile on GuideStar to see what we’re all about. We are engaged in exciting initiatives, and we are thrilled to have another platform for communicating our advancement and progress.”