The Irvine Valley College women's volleyball team will play Golden West College in "Dig Pink," an Orange Empire Conference match for a good cause. Proceeds from the 6 p.m. match at Irvine Valley College, 5500 Irvine Center Drive, will go toward breast cancer research. A $5-donation will get you a pink T-shirt and a pink spray cleaner.
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, will have a Friday Night Shabbat Service at 6 p.m. in the Sonenshine Sanctuary. A dessert reception will follow at 7 p.m. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or go to http://www.tby.org.
The city of Costa Mesa and the 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Support Group, will host a screening of "Patrol Base Jaker," an independent documentary film about the 2009-2010 deployment to Afghanistan of the city's adopted Marine unit, the 1st Battalion, 5th Marines. The film will be shown at 7 p.m. at the Triangle Square Cinemas in Costa Mesa. The film's director, David Scantling, will appear for a discussion after the screening, along with Marine Col. Robert Castellvi, who is based at Camp Pendleton. Proceeds from the event go to the 1/5 Support Group and "Socks for Heroes." Tickets for the film viewing cost $20 and $25 for a package that includes the movie ticket, popcorn and a soda. Seating is limited and tickets can be purchased at http://www.ci.costa-mesa.ca.us.
The band Dead Ringer performs in the Celtic Bar at Muldoon's, 202 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach. The free show is from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. For more information, call (949) 640-4110 or go to http://www.muldoonspub.com.
Glamour and Ghouls
AnQi by Crustacean, located at South Coast Plaza, and Aston Martin of Newport Beach host a Masquerade Party, featuring live entertainment, dancing and more. Best costume wins $1,000 gift card. The event is from 9:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. Tickets are $73 and include bites plus tricks and treats; Aston Martin owners get in free. For more information, call (714) 557.5679.
FRIDAY TILL NOV. 20
The Costa Mesa Playhouse, 661 Hamilton St., Costa Mesa, presents "Earthlings Beware!" A preview is at 8 p.m. Friday, followed by a gala opening at 8 p.m. Saturday. Shows will be performed at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays. For more information, call (949) 650-5269 or go to http://www.costamesaplayhouse.org.
Homage to The Dude
"Joe Forkan — The Lebowski Cycle," a painting exhibit, is at Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion, Orange Coast College, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. The exhibit blends masterpieces of Western art with images from the 1998 film "The Big Lebowski." Pavilion is open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, and from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Closed Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays.
The Corona del Mar High School Theatre Arts Department presents its production of "Amadeus" at 7:30 p.m. in the Little Theatre, 2101 Eastbluff, Newport Beach. Tickets cost $10.
The 25th annual Harbor Heritage Run series of races start at 8 a.m. at Davidson Field, Newport Harbor High School, 600 Irvine Ave., Newport Beach. To find out about entry fees and register for the 5k, 2k and Kids Klassic Races, go to http://www.harborheritagerun.com.
Chili and Fun
The Costa Mesa Boosters and Early College High School ASB and staff will put on a Fall Festival/Chili Contest at Halecrest Park. The free event is from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and features children's games, food booths and a craft boutique. For more information, call (714) 557-7234 or go to http://www.halecrestpark.com.
Lemon Drop Dance Club
Newport Beach-based Lemon Drop Club, which hosts singles parties in Orange County geared for adults around the age of 40 and up, will have its Halloween-themed singles party from 7 p.m. to midnight at the Newport Beach Elks Lodge Ballroom, 3456 Via Oporto, Newport Beach. A free dance lesson will be offered from 7 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $10 and parking is free. No membership is required. For more information, call (949) 378-6600 or visit http://www.lemondropclub.com.
'Stephen Sondheim: In Conversation'
Broadway legend Stephen Sondheim will appear for a one night event at the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, 615 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. The program begins at 8 p.m. and tickets start at $35. For more information, call (714) 556-2787 or go to http://www.scfta.org.
Freak Out Time
The 14th annual Trick or Treat Festival and the 12th annual Halloween Procession Show is from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Orange County Marketplace at O.C. Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa. The hearse cruise is from 10 to 10:30 a.m. For ticket prices and other information, call (949) 723-6660 or go to ocmarketplace.com.
Rabbi Gersh Zylberman will lead a morning coffee discussion for Jews and non-Jews about the fundamental principles of Judaism. The meeting is at 9:15 p.m. in the Marcus Library at Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or visit http://www.tby.org.
Free Flu Shots
Newport Harbor Lutheran Church and the Hoag Hospital Health Ministries Department will offer free flu vaccine shots at 10:30 a.m. at the church, 798 Dover Drive, Newport Beach. Supplies of the vaccine, for people ages 9and older, are limited.
Craig Alexander, a member of the Orange County Republican Central Committee, will give a talk about stopping the money pipeline from special interests at a meeting of the Corona del Mar Republican Assembly at Coco's Restaurant, 3446 E. Coast Hwy., CdM. A social hour is at 5 p.m., followed by dinner at 6 p.m. and Alexander's talk at 7 p.m. The event, including dinner, costs $20. To make a reservation, call Sandy Nichols at (949) 378-8944.Copyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times