Kollenda to address Exchange Club
Pat Kollenda, chairwoman of the Arts Commission, will be the keynote speaker at 12:15 p.m. Thursday at the Exchange Club, at Watermarc Restaurant, 448 S. Coast Hwy.
For more information, call Katy Moss at (949) 494-0703 or Jim Rue at (949) 494-6684.
Half-price sale at library bookstore
The Friends of the Laguna Beach Library are celebrating Library Month by reducing the price of all books by 50% at the Friends’ Book Shop.
The sale begins Monday and continues throughout April at the shop below the library, 363 Glenneyre St.
For more information, call (949) 497-1733, ext. 6.
Financial planning workshops begin
Thirteen charitable organizations will offer free “It’s Your Money” workshops.
Focusing on a different topic each week, the sessions will be from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Fridays, today through May 21, at the Susi Q Senior Center, 380 Third St.
Peter C. Kote, chairman of the Laguna Canyon Foundation’s Estate Planning and Gifts Committee, will moderate. The program will provide information about fixed-income investments; annuities, variable annuities and mutual funds; long-term care insurance; asset managers, financial planners, stockbrokers, bankers and insurance agents.
For reservations, call (949) 497-8324.
Monarch butterflies topic will be at club
The Laguna Beach Garden Club will present Leslie Gilson speaking on the restoration of the Monarch Butterfly Grove in the Norma Gibbs Park in Huntington Beach at 9:30 a.m. April 9 at the Neighborhood Congregational Church, 340 St. Ann’s Drive.
For more information visit www.lagunabeachgardenclub.org.