The Laguna Beach Library will host a screening and discussion of “To Kill A Mockingbird to Celebrate “The Big Read” as part of the National Endowment for the Arts’ 2008 Big Read program. The library will show the classic film “To Kill A Mockingbird,” followed by a discussion on Monday at 6:30 p.m. The discussion will be led by Nancy Keane, Rancho Santa Margarita High School English teacher and life-long devotee of the book.
The Big Read is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts designed to restore reading to the center of American culture. Orange County is one of 127 communities nationwide participating in The Big Read from January-June, 2008.
Curbside plastic bag recycling offered
Waste Management of Orange County is starting a curbside plastic bag recycling program for residents in Laguna Beach.
Residents with curbside recycling service can now place plastic bags in their regular recycling cart. Residents are asked to bundle plastic bags and place them inside another plastic bag, not loose in the cart, to ensure that all the plastic will be caught in the sorting process.