Taste wine from the Fontodi winery, a leading producer of Chianti in the Tuscany region of Italy, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the Wine Lab Newport, 2901 W. Coast Hwy, suite 100, Newport Beach. The cost is $20. For more information, visit http://www.winelab.net.
Corona del Mar Residents Assn.
The Corona del Mar Residents Assn. Board of Directors meets at 7:30 a.m. the third Thursday of each month at the Newport Beach Country Club. Corona del Mar residents are encouraged to attend. For more information on guest speakers, visit http://www.cdmra.org or call (949) 719-9390.
Taco Mesa, 467 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa, offers $1.50 tamales every Thursday. For more information, call (949) 642-0629.
Industry Night Social
The Crow Bar and Kitchen, 2325 Pacific Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, hosts Industry Night Social from 10 p.m. until closing Thursdays. Specials during the night include $5 burgers, $8 flatbreads, $4.50 select draft beers and $5 on select wines by the glass. For more information, visit http://www.thecrowbarcdm.com.
TILL JULY 30
Loro Piana at South Coast Plaza offers all its 2010 spring and summer merchandise at 30% off. For more information, call (714) 432-1301.
Napa Style at South Coast Plaza offers wine and beer tastings from 3 p.m. to closing every day. All tastings are half off. For more information, call (714) 825-0445.
Ben Bridge Jeweler at South Coast Plaza offers interest-free financing for a fully year on all of its timepieces. For more information, call (714) 549-3545.
Ziggy Marley and Common Sense perform at the
Senior Oral Healthcare Seminar
An Oral Healthcare Seminar hosted by Dr. Henry Chiang will be held at 11 a.m. at the Southwest Senior Center, 2201 W. McFadden Ave., Costa Mesa. Topics relating to senior oral healthcare will be covered. For more information, call (714) 647-5306.
Shabbat Under the Stars
Rabbi Gersh Zylberman will conduct the Service:"Shabbat Under the Stars," followed by a Shabbat BBQ Dinner at 6 p.m at Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach. Guests are invited. For more information, call (949) 644-1999.
Come celebrate Jag's birthday at Three Dog Bakery's 12th annual Summer Bash from noon to 3 p.m. at the Corona del Mar Plaza, 924 Avocado Ave., Newport Beach. There will be giveaways, treats, photos, swimming and more. For more information, call (949) 760-3647.
Meet The Mayor
Mayor Keith Curry holds his monthly "office hours" from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Corona del Mar Branch Library, 420 Marigold Ave., Corona del Mar. Community members are invited to stop by to ask questions, make suggestions or discuss city issues one-on-one with the mayor. For more information, visit http://www.newportbeachca.gov/
Country star Faith Hill performs at the Los Angeles Times Summer Concert Series at Pacific Amphitheatre, 100 Fair Drive. Tickets start at $50, which includes admission to the O.C. Fair for the day. For more information, visit http://www.ocfair.com.
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
Art Show and Sale
The Southern Californian Plein Air Painters Assn. is hosting its Biennial Fine Arts Show and Sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the O.C. Parks Peter and Mary Muth Interpretive Center, 2301 University Drive, Newport Beach. For more information, visit http://www.socalpapa.com.
Summer Concert In The Park
The Hutchins Consort performs from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Grant Howald Park, Fifth Street and Iris Avenue, Corona del Mar. The Hutchins Consort, a string octet from Southern California, plays an energetic repertoire of music ranging from classical to jazz on eight-scaled violins designed and built by famed luthier Dr. Carleen Hutchins. This event is the first of two free concerts sponsored by the Newport Beach City Arts Commission. For more information, call (949) 644-3211, ext. 2156 or visit at http://www.newportbeachca.gov/