Celebrating the Holidays with A Larry Beard 
Photography Show: Whales In Tonga

On Saturday, December 16, OC Contemporary Gallery hosts the underwater world of Larry Beard swimming with the migrating whales in Tonga.  Everyone enjoyed hearing about, and seeing images from Larry’s magical trip.

35th Annual ‘Great Futures Gala’ Boys & Girls Club Fundraiser at Bella Collina San Clemente

Held on November 18, the event featured silent and live auctions, live art by C/ Greed and live music from Tijs Groen. The event was a great success.

Stewart Surfboards hosts Holiday 
Kick-Off & Tree Lighting

Santa and Bill Stewart team up to Kick-off the holidays on Saturday, November 25. It was fun to watch the children tell Santa their Christmas wishes with a twinkle in their eyes.

A Night of Giving, Small Steps for Compassion

Jeff at Bear Coast Coffee helps the Pickle family raise funds for 'Small Steps' children's home in Tanzania, on November 27, 2018. The event was a huge success.

Children Thanking Our Elders

The Gratitude Garden Preschool students and staff visited the San Clemente Senior Villas to share handmade thank you cards and small gifts. The children have been learning that our seniors are the ones who helped shape our community, laws and raise our parents. The students wanted to say thank you.

PierPride hosts 2nd annual ‘Light Up the Pier’ 
fundraising event, held on October 13

The event was held to continue efforts in establishing a trust for maintenance of the San Clemente Pier. PierPride sponsors gathered at 
Casa Romantica to celebrate the Pier and be recognized for their generosity, with hundreds lining the pier with lit cell phones to symbolize commitment to preserving the pier.

Stewart Surfboards rides Party Wave with Lost Winds Brewery

Bill Stewart collaborates with Lost Winds Brewery to create a 'Party Wave'. The delicious concoction was unveiled to the 
public at Stewart Surfboards on Sept 16.

SHACC’s 1st Annual Golf Surfari

SHACC's First Annual Golf Surfari held at the San Juan Hills Golf Club on Sept 18. The tournament featured an awesome Live and Silent Auction, with items such as a Firewire Surfboard signed by Kelly Slater, fantastic trips, original artwork by Wade Koniakowsky and incredible hand-crafted putters by Master Shapers.

Hurley Pro and Swatch Pro at Trestles

Brazilians Filipe Toledo and Silvana Lima win Hurley Pro and Swatch Pro Trestles, with Jordy Smith (ZAF) and 
Keely Andrew (AUS) coming in second.

Lost Winds Brewery @ Casa Romantica

On August 4th, Lost Winds Brewery visited Casa Romantica, with co-owners Tim Burke and Andrew Mack, where they served up their delicious 'Tropiclemente IPA', packed with mango and passion fruit aromas, along with their 'San Clemente Session Ale', a lightly hopped, straw-colored Saison with clove and citrus-fruit esters.