La Playa Center starts its school year
The La Playa Center, an English as a second language school, recently opened its doors for the academic year.
La Playa has been part of Laguna Beach for 16 years. It operates inside the Boys & Girls Club and is partnered with Even Start preschool. The school offers English classes for non-native speakers and free child care.
The school is open from 9 to 11 a.m. Monday through Thursday. It follows the Laguna Beach Unified School District calendar and offers three levels of ESL instruction and a pronunciation class.
Free screenings at Boys & Girls Club
The Boys & Girls Club of Laguna Beach is offering free developmental screenings for Orange County children younger than 5 from 9 to 11 a.m. Oct. 14.
The comprehensive screening can give parents insight into how their child is maturing developmentally, cognitively and socially.
The Family Support Network is conducting the screenings and has done so for the past five years at the club.