A project to place protective slurry on several residential streets and major roadways throughout Aliso Viejo is under way. Information – www.cityofalisoviejo.com
The Neighborhood Cup (1 Journey), is holding “Save the Teachers Day” from 6:00am to 11:00pm Friday the 30th. Twenty-five percent of the day’s proceeds will go to the CUSD Foundation. School music groups are also scheduled to perform. Information – www.theneighborhoodcup.com
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The Wagon Wheel YMCA is offering a program for kindergarteners called “Kindergarten Plus”. Information – 949-766-9120
Canyon Cleanup! The Inter-Canyon League Fire Safe Council is encouraging residents to clear brush from around homes & structures in the canyon this weekend. Brush and green waste can be taken from 9:00am to 4:00pm to Baker Canyon Green Waste Recycling. Information – 949-649-2361
Have any plans this weekend? Dana Point Harbor is having its’ 8th Annual Boat Show. Cost is $10 for adults; kids 12 and younger free with adult admission. Hours are: Friday 30th: 10am -7pm Sat & Sun (31st & 1st) 10am to 5pm. Information – 866-374-2628 or www.dphboatshow.com
Save the date… 5/31 from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm. Conference for parents and teens at Dana Hills High School, 33333 Golden Lantern, Dana Point. Conference is free. Register at
If your child is interested in Summer Camp and Classes, please check out http://www.capousd.org/adult.Art, science, academic and swim lessons are all available.
City will host free Sunset Serenades concerts from 6:30 pm to sunset at Main Beach throughout May. Information – 949-497-0722
Laguna Playhouse’s final show of the season, “Alexandros”, will be available Tuesdays through Saturdays at 8pm, 2pm matinees available Saturday and Sunday throughout the month of June. Extra performances are at 7pm on June 22nd, and a Thursday matinee on June 12th. Tickets range from $25-65. Information – 949-497-2787 or www.LagunaPlayhouse.com
Laguna Hills High School students are celebrating Staff Appreciation Week this week.
Information – 949-770-5447
Save the date… 6/2/08 at 9:00am, Laguna Hills High School (25401 Paseo de Valencia) Principal Ed Adams plans to host an informal coffee chat with parents and residents prior to his retirement this June. Information – 949-770-5447
Save the date… 6/3/08 from 4:00 to 9:00 pm. Football fundraiser – Aliso Niguel’s Dinner with the Coaches at Cosmo’s Italian Kitchen, 24311 Aliso Viejo Parkway. Information – 949-448-9040
Interested in buying property? People can now view information such as zoning, flood zone, school attendance and more by selecting an address or parcel number on the website. Visit www.ci.laguna-niguel.ca.us.
Congratulations to Resident Suellen Zima who won a Pen Marjorie Davies Roller Award for “Memoirs of a Middle-Aged Hummingbird”.
The Village Community Civic Association will present the Disaster Plan for Laguna Woods Village on June 26th from 1:30pm – 3:30pm in Clubhouse 5. Questions are welcome!
Still time to get your creative & patriotic entry into this year’s Annual 4th of July parade. This year’s theme is “Lake Forest Rocks on the 4th”. Entries must be submitted to the city by 6/6. Applications can be picked up at the Community Center, 25550 Commercenter Dr. or downloaded at www.ci-lake-forest.ca.us
Save the date… 6/17/08 from 5:30 – 8:30pm, El Toro High School (25255 Toledo Way, Lake Forest) is inviting adults to attend the Grad Night Open House. Donations are appreciated.
Save the date… 6/2/08 beginning at 7:00pm. The Wind Ensemble of Capistrano Valley High School presents “Evening of Music” at the Norman P. Murray Community & Senior Center (24932 Veterans Day). Free admission. Information – 949-470-3061
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Save the date… 9/1/08. The city is holding the 4th annual Healthy Community Expo 5k Fun Run/Walk and Healthy Kids Fun Run. To register online, visit www.cityofrsm.org. Information – 949-635-1800 x6402
Congratulations, Phu Hoang, for becoming a finalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Awards. A banquet announcing award recipients will be held at 6:00pm on June 11th at the Hyatt Regency (17900 Jamboree Road, Irvine).
Detour: The entrance to San Clemente State Beach through a pedestrian opening along Avenida Del Presidente has been closed. The state park is closing that access to build a handicapped-accessible ramp which is part of a $27,000 park upgrade.
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Save the dates… From 7/7/08 through 8/23/08. The Shea Center for Therapeutic Riding will offer free weeklong summer sessions to children of active or retired military personnel. Information – www.sheacenter.org