You work long and hard, so why not treat yourself and your family to some sweets? Now’s a great time since the delicious See’s Candies recently opened new locations in Laguna Hills and San Clemente. The shops have joined more than 240 See’s locations offering high-quality sweets made in the United States, with no added preservatives. From Peanut Brittle to Little Pops, there’s sure to be something for every sweet tooth in your family.
24231 Avenida de la Carlota, Ste. 110, Laguna Hills
420 Camino De Estrella, San Clemente | sees.com
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Orange Coast
After several months, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Costa Mesa, Irvine and Newport Beach have reopened fully remodeled spaces as part of the “Pursuing Greatness” redevelopment campaign. At the Boys & Girls Club of Costa Mesa, the new Argyros Center for Opportunity features three S.T.E.A.M. Labs and access to more than 60 new Google Chromebooks and 25 new iPads; one Maker Space, including 3D printers, robotics, engraving machine, greeting card maker, interactive floor games and more; the Mesa Teen Center, featuring a teen culinary center, three gaming stations with TV and consoles, two huddle rooms for homework, and their own outdoor patio space; a fully renovated basketball gym, with new flooring, hoops, graphics, scoreboard and walls; and a Kinder and Preschool space. The Boys & Girls Club of Newport Beach features five S.T.E.A.M. Labs and access to more than 60 Google Chromebooks and 25 new iPads; one Maker Space; and a fully renovated basketball gym. The Boys & Girls Club of Irvine features four S.T.E.A.M. Labs and access to more than 60 Google Chromebooks and 25 new iPads; one Maker Space; an Irvine Packing House Teen Center, featuring a teen culinary center, three gaming stations with TV and consoles, three huddle rooms for homework and their own outdoor patio space; and a fully renovated basketball gym with climbing wall.
2131 Tustin Ave., Costa Mesa; 2555 Vista Del Oro, Newport Beach;
295 E. Yale Loop, Irvine | boysandgirlsclub.com
The Bar Method
Work out those muscles of yours at The Bar Method Newport Beach, located at the new hotspot, The Garden, which is conveniently located just off PCH and Riverside Avenue. The Bar Method’s signature technique is a fast and efficient way to reshape the entire body — with low-impact isometric exercises that strengthen and tone all muscle groups, followed by active and passive stretching to lengthen and elongate the body. Their main goal is to offer challenging and personalized workouts that are safe and effective for clients with a wide range of abilities, including those with physical limitations and injuries. The studio has a dedicated locker room and Beauty Bar with blow dryers, flat irons, curling irons and other amenities to freshen up.
177 Riverside Ave., Newport Beach | barmethod.com
By Sommer Clark