Water Wise Gardens
The Sherman Library & Gardens, , 2647 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, is hosting "Mediterranean Plants for Water Wise Gardens" at 9 p.m. John Bishop, the gardens' manager of horticulture, leads the class. Pre-registration is required. The cost is $30. For more information, call (949) 673-2261 or visit http://www.slgardens.org.
The Bungalow Restaurant, 2441 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, presents a patio party from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays through the summer. The event features a menu ranging from $14 to $28, with Happy Hour draft beer at $4. For more information, call (949) 673-6585.
DJ J-Heart performs at 9:30 p.m. at the Commonwealth Lounge & Grill, 2406 Newport Blvd., Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 675-4444.
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Summer Yoga Series
lululemon athletica at Fashion Island hosts Vino & Vinyasa, a summer yoga series. The classes are held from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursdays. For more information, call (949) 644-9642.
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Local, national and international artists will exhibit their work at the Art-A-Fair, 777 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach. The event is in its 45th season and an adult season pass is $7. For more information, visit http://www.art-a-fair.com or call (949) 494-4514.
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Alexander Calder Exhibit
Orange County Museum of Art presents "Alexander Calder and Contemporary Art," an exhibit featuring 30 works of art by Calder from the 1940s through '60s. For more information, visit http://www.ocma.net.
Orange Coast College is having a crepe, seafood and vegetarian dinner cooking class, with Kim Allen. The classes meet from 6 to 9 p.m. in Journalism 105 at the campus, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. Each class is $30, plus a $10-$15 materials fee. Register at orangecoastcollege.
augusoft.net or by calling (714) 432-5154.
Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers
Orange County native Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers perform music and comedy in Costa Mesa's Segerstrom Hall at 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $46. For more information, visit http://www.scfta.org or call (714) 556-2787.
Corona del Mar Residents Assn.
The Corona del Mar Residents Assn. will have monthly Board Meeting at 7:30 a.m. at the Newport Beach Country Club, 1600 E. Coast Hwy., Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 719-9390 or visit http://www.cdmra.org.
The Living Room
The Living Room, featuring DJ Scotty Coats, performs at 9:30 p.m. at the Commonwealth Lounge & Grill, 2406 Newport Blvd., Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 675-4444.
Budget Cut Effects
The League of Women Voters hosts Sandra Hutchens, the Orange County sheriff, who will be discussing the effects of budget cuts on law enforcement in Orange County starting at noon at Coco's Bakery Restaurant, 151 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach. RSVP with Barb Wood at (949) 400-2183.
YMCA Benefit Concert
The Newport Mesa Family YMCA is having its fourth annual "Why We Gather" benefit concert from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Balboa Yacht Club, 1801 Bayside Drive, Newport Beach. Proceeds go to the Y's facility improvements. Tickets are $50 for adults. Free child care is available. For more information or to buy tickets, call Kristen Coop at (949) 642-9990, ext. 119 or visit http://www.ymcaoc.org/coc.
Beach Boys Tribute
The Balboa Bay Club & Resort presents Surfin' Safari, a Beach Boys tribute band, at 6:30 p.m. at the resort, 1221 Coast Hwy., Newport Beach. Dinner is at 5:30 p.m. RSVP by calling (949) 630-4120.
Flashback Heart Attack
Flashback Heart Attack, an 1980s KROQ cover band, will perform at 9 p.m. at the Harp Inn, 130 E. 17th St., Costa Mesa. The show is 21 and older only and cover is $5. For more information, visit http://www.flashbackheartattack.com.
DJ Ron Sleezy and Robby Soul perform at 9:30 p.m. at the Commonwealth Lounge & Grill, 2406 Newport Blvd., Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 675-4444.