FRIDAY: Laguna Presbyterian Church invites the public to drop by the sanctuary between 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Fridays to pray, meditate and enjoy the peace and quiet with God at 415 Forest Ave. For more information, call (949) 494-7555.
SATURDAY: Brad Lancaster, author of "Rainwater Harvesting," will give a free presentation on how to collect water from 10 a.m. to noon at City Hall, 505 Forest Ave., and a hands-on workshop from 1 to 4 p.m. at Anneliese School's Willowbrook Campus, 20062 Laguna Canyon Road. Tickets are $35 for pre-registration and $45 at the event.
SUNDAY: The Laguna Beach High School Laguna Aquatics program hosts water polo alumni games and events to raise funds for the group. The day's activities include, relay races, raffles, dancing and dinner from 2 to 10 p.m. Cost s is $25 to $40. For more information or to buy tickets, e-mail maggiLH@cox.net.
AARP Driver Safety Course
Learn safe driving strategies and defensive driving techniques from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Susi Q Senior Center, 380 Third St. Course participants may be eligible to receive a discount on their auto insurance premiums. The cost is $12 for AARP members and $14 for non-members. Participants must attend both days. For more information, call (949) 497-2441.
Lagunatics junior set the LagunaTots take the stage at 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 6 p.m. Sundays at No Square Theatre, 384 Legion St. Tickets are $20 for adults and $12 for children and seniors at nosquare.org.
Funds for Orphans
First- through fourth-graders from Community Learning Center will wash cars and sell baked goods from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the school district parking lot, 550 Blumont St. The event benefits an orphanage in La Misíon, Mexico. The cost is $10 per car and $15 for large vehicles such as trucks and SUVs. Tickets can be purchased from any CLC family or by contacting Pieter Wolters at email@example.com.
Women's Health Day
The Laguna Beach Community Clinic is offering free screenings for cholesterol, blood sugar, anemia, HIV and osteoporosis from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Main Beach. This event is part of the 10th annual Women's Health Day. For more information, contact Karen Deck at firstname.lastname@example.org or (949) 494-0761.
Earthquake Preparedness Seminar
Professional engineers Sudi Shoja and Mehdi Saberi, representatives of the California Emergency Services Assn., will speak about familiarizing yourself with the right steps to take during a natural disaster emergency from 1 to 3 p.m. at 939 Glenneyre St. Call (949) 813-6883 or e-mail email@example.com.
The Laguna Beach Christian Science Church is presenting a free lecture at 4 p.m. on spiritual healing, conforming to Christ Jesus' command to "Heal the sick and Raise the Dead." (Matt. 10: 8) The speaker is Marta Greenwood of London. The lecture is at the Christian Science Church at 625 High Drive.
Rita Lee Lloyd will be sign and discuss her new book, "How To Survive in the 21st Century as a S.S.O.F.F.* *Suddenly Single Over Forty Female" at 4 p.m. at Latitude 33, 311 Ocean Ave. For more information, visit http://www.ritaleelloyd.com or call (949) 494-5403.
Mia Moore Exhibit in Presbyterian Church
Laguna Presbyterian Church invites community members to a special docent-led tour of the Sanctuary, featuring a newly installed art work by Mia Moore at 11:30 a.m., following the 10 a.m. worship service. Laguna Presbyterian Church is at 415 Forest Ave. For more information, call contact Lorna Cohen at (949) 497-2938.
Taste of the Nation
Share Our Strength's Taste of the Nation starts at 4 p.m. at Montage Laguna Beach, 30801 S. Coast Hwy. Tickets are $150 to $250. Proceeds locally benefit the Community Action Partnership of Orange County, Second Harvest Orange County Food Bank and Father Serra's Food Pantry at Mission Basilica San Juan Capistrano. For more information, visit http://www.strength.org/lagunabeach.
Meet the Mayor
The Top of the World Neighborhood Assn. will hold its annual free Meet the Mayor reception from 4 to 5 p.m. Neighbors will be able to meet and provide input to Mayor Toni Iseman at Jess and Levon Dines' home, 2945 Zell Drive.
City Manager Speech
The Laguna Beach Taxpayers Assn. will hold its annual meeting at 11:30 a.m. the Aliso Creek Inn. City Manager John Pietig is the guest speaker. The cost for the luncheon is $40. Mail your check to P.O. Box 404, Laguna Beach, CA 92652 for reservations. For more information, call (949) 376 5135.
Insurance brokers Patrick and Joann Freeman will give two free Medicare seminars from 3:30 to 5 p.m. or 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Susi Q Senior Center, 380 Third St.
Tuesday and Thursday
Heartfelt Cardiac Projects hosts cardiac screenings from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at Laguna Beach High School. For more, visit http://www.heartfeltcardiacprojects.org.
Changes At The Great Park
Sam Allevato, community relations liaison for the Orange County Great Park, will discuss the upcoming changes to the Great Park in Irvine from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the Susi Q Senior Center, 380 Third St. Advanced registration is requested. For more information, call (949) 497-2441.