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YOUR WEEKEND

FRIDAY: The romantic musical "Daddy Long Legs," shown, continues its world premiere run at Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Road. Performances Tuesday through Saturday evenings at 8 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.; Thursday matinees at 2 p.m. Dec. 2, 16 and 23. Also Sunday evening performances at 7 p.m. Dec. 12 and 26. (No performances on Saturday, Christmas Day.) For tickets, call (949) 497-2787 or visit http://www.LagunaPlayhouse.com.

SATURDAY: Merry Christmas!

SUNDAY: Everyone is invited to enjoy Christmas Lessons and Carols at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 428 Park Ave. Fore more information, call (949) 494-3542 or visit http://www.stmaryslagunabeach.org.

TODAY

Emergency Meeting

The Laguna Beach City Council will hold an emergency meeting at

9 a.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 505 Forest Ave. to discuss declaration of a state of emergency due to the recent storms.

Walk the Labyrinth

A Christmas Eve Labyrinth will take place from 4 to 6:30 p.m., before the 7 p.m. Christmas Eve Service, which features singers Nick I, Jason Feddy, and Mary Scifres, Pam Wicks on piano and poet John Gardiner at Neighborhood Congregational Church, 340 St. Ann's Drive. For more information, c all (949) 494-8061.

Rotary Meeting

The Laguna Beach Rotary Club meets at noon at Aliso Creek Inn & Lodge, 31106 S. Coast Hwy. Anyone interested in attending should e-mail LagunaBeachRotary

@cox.net. Lunch is served and the cost is $20. For more information about Rotary, visit http://www.lagunabeachrotary.com.

Tuesday

Dilley Loop Hike

Get close to nature on this leisurely hike from 9 a.m. to noon on steep and uneven terrain as you spot plants and animals or maybe just their tracks and signs along the way. For ages 12 and up. Meet at Laguna Coast Wilderness Park, James Dilley Preserve (east side of Laguna Canyon Rd/SR-133, just north of 73 Toll Road). Reservations required by calling (949) 923-2235. Parking is $3. Donation is $2 per person.

Thursday

Fitness Hike

Close out the year by raising your heart rate and your spirits on this strenuous, fast-paced, 4.8-mile hike (400-ft. elevation gain) over steep, uneven terrain with Laguna Canyon Foundation volunteers from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. For ages 15 and up. Meet at Laguna Coast Wilderness Park, Little Sycamore Canyon Staging Area/Nix Nature Center (west side of Laguna Canyon Road/SR-133, approximately 3.5 miles south of I-5/405). Reservations required by calling (949) 923-2235. Parking is $3. Donation is $2 per person.

ONGOING

Seniors Ping Pong

Seniors are welcome to participate in table-top tennis, or ping pong, from 1 to 3 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday in the multipurpose room at the Susi Q Senior Center, 380 Third St. Bring your own paddle or use one of ours. Participants must wear non-skidding shoes. Free. To register, call (949) 497-2441.

Farmers Market

The Laguna Beach certified California farmers market is from 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays at the Lumberyard parking lot, 384 Forest Ave. For more information, call (714) 573-0374.

Beach Cleanup

HelpBlueWater.com volunteers meet at noon on Sunday at Mozambique's lower parking lot for a weekly beautification effort. Free parking available. To reward volunteers after the cleanup, Mozambique will provide a half-off lunch menu from 1 to 3 p.m. In addition, Mozambique will be showcasing British singer-songwriter, Jason Feddy. For more information, visit http://www.HelpBlueWater.com.

Wine And Dine

Laguna Culinary Arts, 845 Laguna Canyon Road, offers Happy Hour from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, a mid-week repast with $10 cheese plate and wine at $8 per glass, plus the chef's special of the day. For more information, call (949) 494-4006.

Preschool Stories

The Laguna Beach Public Library, 363 Glenneyre St., presents Preschool Story Time at 11 a.m. every Wednesday, followed by cookies and punch. For more information, call (949) 497-1733.

Seein' Sea Lions

Friends of the Sea Lions of Laguna Beach, 20612 Laguna Canyon Road, is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. every day. Admission is free and donations welcome. To schedule a group presentation, call for an appointment: (949) 494-3050.

Hortense Miller Garden

The Hortense Miller Garden covers 21/2 acres of the upper slopes of Boat Canyon and features a range of plants and small-themed gardens. Tours through the garden and private residence are at 10 a.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, and must be scheduled two weeks in advance. For more information, call (949) 497-0716, ext. 6.

Laughter Yoga

Laguna Laughter Club gatherings take place at 8 a.m. Sunday through Friday and 10 a.m. Saturday at the northernmost end of Main Beach. For more information, call (949) 376-1939 or visit http://www.joyfulb.com.

Yoga In The Park

Carl Brown, a registered Yoga Alliance instructor, provides a free yoga program at 8 a.m. five days a week. On Monday and Wednesday, the class meets at the tennis courts at Moulton Meadows Park. On Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays the class meets at Heisler Park, just south of the lawn bowling area. On rainy days, the class moves to the clubhouse at Laguna Terrace mobile home park. Students should bring their own mats; additional pads available on a first-serve basis. The classes are appropriate for all levels. For

more information, call (949) 494-9928.

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