As children enter the school years, new challenges and issues arise, but the need for community remains. Join the Solana Beach MOMSnext community of moms as they tackle the issues that arise with school-aged children.
Fall Kick Off will be from 9-11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 5, at Solana Beach Presbyterian Church, 120 Stevens Ave., in Ministry Center Room 103 (next to the Hispanic Chapel).
The City of Solana Beach’s Parks and Recreation Commission is hosting the 10th annual Beach Blanket Movie Night at Fletcher Cove Park on Saturday, Aug. 23, from 6-10 p.m. This family-friendly event is free and open to the public.
The evening begins with live music by Aloha Cowboys. BBMN’s feature presentation is “Surf’s Up.”
BBMN offers refreshments (popcorn, ice cream, cookies and brownies) and a raffle with big ticket prizes — including a Firewire surfboard, Billabong wetsuit, Surf Ride Skateboard, and beach cruiser bicycle from Revolution Bike Shop. Raffle and refreshment tickets will be available inside the park for $1 per ticket.
All proceeds from BBMN will be used to benefit future Solana Beach Parks and Recreation projects or events.
Fletcher Cove Park is located at 111 South Sierra Avenue, Solana Beach.
David S. Casey Jr. of La Jolla and Frederick Schenk of Carmel Valley — longtime partners at San Diego-based CaseyGerry — received top honors at The American Association for Justice 2014 annual convention in Baltimore late last month.
Noah Katsell of Carmel Valley has been named to the 2014 Board of Trustees for Meals-on-Wheels Greater San Diego. The board consists of business leaders from across San Diego County.
Participants will bring a dish to share and copies of the recipe.
The San Diego Women’s Foundation recently announced that Carmel Valley resident Kathy Jones is among four new board members who will help guide the critical work of the organization in the upcoming fiscal year.
Coach Steve Fisher, a Del Mar resident, visited with the Del Mar Rotary Club on July 31, on the verge of a new season after finishing first in the Mountain West Conference last year in dramatic fashion and making the Sweet Sixteen.
From maternity clothes to children’s toys, Vanilla Squid & Friends, Ink. carries a variety of products for moms and moms-to-be.
Robyn Benincasa, a San Diego firefighter, was honored for the inspirational work she does with her nonprofit Project Athena.
Owl and his friend Tortoise are coming for an end-of-summer children’s program Thursday, Aug. 14, at 10:30 a.m. This interactive experience will be presented by Living Coast Discovery Center from Chula Vista. The mission of the organization is to encourage a respect for nature and wildlife in people of all ages. But will owl whoo, whoo for us? Come and listen!
The library location is 157 Stevens Ave; the phone is 858-755-1404.