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Encinitas artist guides young students through creativity at summer camp

Encinitas artist Carla Funk sits among works in her studio July 2. (Photo by Jen Acosta)

Meghan Lanigan

July 8, 2019

One Encinitas woman’s passion has been to keep children connected to art, and for the past 27 years, Carla Funk, artist and published poet, has merged art with learning at a camp she hosts for kids in her back yard every summer.

CARLSBAD: Jimmy and Enrique perform at June 20 library event

Jimmy and Enrique. (Courtesy photo)

June 7, 2019

CARLSBAD — A concert by Jimmy and Enrique headlines the Carlsbad City Library Learning Center’s Summer Reading Festival on Thursday, June 20 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Library Learning Center, 3368 Eureka Place. Admission is free. From 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Jimmy and Enrique will perform a mix of wo...

Encinitas school farm program earns organic certification

North Coast Current

September 15, 2016

The Encinitas Union School District’s educational farms have marked a milestone with certification by the California Certified Organic Farmers group, the district announced Sept. 15.

CARLSBAD: Kids can learn dance from Lancer Dancers through Nov.

Carlsbad High School Lancer Dancers. (Courtesy photo)

September 2, 2016

CARLSBAD — The Lancer Dancers, Carlsbad High School’s varsity dance team, offers dance classes after school on Wednesdays from Sept. 28 through Nov. 30. Classes are tailored for beginners, intermediate and advanced dancers ages 5 to 14 for a donation of $125 per child, which includes two live performances,...

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