The city of Laguna Beach will host three informal workshops for current business owners or those interested in starting a business.

Planning commissioners and planning department members, Chamber of Commerce officials and other city staff members will conduct the free workshops at the Susi Q Community/Senior center at 380 Third St.

The workshops will try to "clarify the myths and realities of doing business in Laguna Beach," according to a city release.

The first workshop will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 21. Subsequent meetings will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. April 18 and June 20.

Call (949) 497-0745 for more information.

— Bryce Alderton