WindanSea Surf Club holds beach day for kids
WindanSea Surf Club held its 33rd annual Day at the Beach in La Jolla Shores on Aug. 11.
Benefiting the children of families residing at the St. Vincent De Paul homeless shelter — part of Father Joe’s Villages — it was described as a “huge success” by WindanSea Surf Club president Bill Fitzmaurice.
“You can measure the event’s success by the smiles on the kids,” Fitzmaurice said. “The whole day is dedicated to letting kids be kids. And these kids don’t have the opportunity to be kids, like most kids do.”
Club members showed 27 children — most of whom never touched a board — how to surf as at least one of...