Mission Hospital has two locations, one in Laguna Beach and the other in Mission Viejo.
League of Women Voters hosting discussion series
The League of Women Voters is hosting the third series of "Great Decisions 2012" at 12:30 p.m. July 13 at the Susi Q Senior Center, 380 Third St., according to a news release. The sessions will continue every week for nine weeks.
Great Decisions discussion groups use material produced by the Foreign Policy Assn. After discussions, participants respond to opinion surveys, and those opinions are distributed to the executive and legislative branches of the national government.
The topic for the first session is "After the Arab Spring." It will be led by Elye Pitts, who has spent several years in the Middle East. Pitts was in Saudi Arabia as part of the Stanford Institute, which advised the Saudi government on social and economic policies, the press release said.
For further information, contact Jean Raun at (949) 494 2247.
Memory-writing workshop offered at Susi Q
The Susi Q Senior Center is offering a memory-writing workshop every Thursday from noon to 3 p.m. at the center, 380 Third St.
The class, which has already started, is $10 for people who want to drop-in on a class by class basis.
It's led by Tammy Lechner, a published author and award-winning sports journalist who was with The L.A. Times, according to a news release.
For more information call the Susi Q @ (949) 497-2441.
— Compiled by Alisha Gomez
Laguna Beach nonprofits receive grants
The Orange County Community Foundation handed out more than $525,000 in grants recently with two Laguna Beach nonprofits as recipients.
The Friendship Shelter received $10,000 and Laguna Beach Community Clinic was given $15,000.