Memoir writing workshop begins
Those with a story to share who need some help getting started are invited to a six-session memoir writing workshop starting from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday in the game room at the Susi Q Senior Center. Participants will learn about the qualities of good memoir writing, read and discuss published memoirs, and discover a personal writing voice, style and purpose. The cost is $95. For more information, call (949) 497-2441.
Advanced Awareness seminar set
Veeder South will conduct a free introductory two-hour workshop from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday on how to achieve greater happiness through balancing conscious energy in body, mind and spirit. Participants will learn to measure their four personality temperament preferences and the conscious energy contained in each of their seven chakra centers of consciousness. For more information, call (949) 497-2441.
AARP driver safety course
An AARP Driver Safety Refresher Course is planned from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Jan. 27 and 28 at the Susi Q Senior Center. The course will teach driving strategies and defensive driving techniques. Participants may also be eligible for a discount on their auto insurance. The cost for AARP members is $12 and for nonmembers, $14. For more information, call (949) 497-2441.
Surf's Way Up: Musical Heritage
The Susi Q and Laguna Beach Historical Society will present veteran surf band locals Bob Colwell, Tracy Longstreth and Matt Quilter playing and discussing surf music from a historical perspective from 2 to 4 p.m. Jan. 29. Cost is $5 in advance; $10 at the door. For more information, call (949) 497-2441.
Dr. Phil Show taping
The Dr. Phil Show is again sponsoring a free bus to two tapings of his show at the Paramount Pictures Studios in Hollywood on Feb 8. The bus will leave from the Albertson's shopping center at 6 a.m. and returns at 4 p.m. To reserve a seat, call (949) (949) 497-2441.