A weekly Torah Study is at Temple Bat Yahm's Benjamin Marcus Library from 9 to 10:30 a.m. A special guest, Rabbi Gershom Sizomu of the Jewish Abayudaya Tribe in Uganda, will appear at the Saturday Shabbat Service, starting at 10:40 a.m. in the temple's Morgan Chapel. A dairy potluck lunch will follow. RSVP at (949) 644-1999. Temple Bat Yahm is at 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach.
Day of Action
A "Make Banks Pay" rally, organized by MoveOn.org, will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Heritage Plaza, 14222 Culver Drive, Irvine.
'The Magic School Bus'
The adaptation of Joanna Cole's "The Magic School Bus" comes to the Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Samueli Theater. Tickets for the family show start at $20. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.scfta.org.
'French Fall Flingo'
The Kaiser Woodland Schools Foundation presents "French Fall Flingo," an evening of food and fun to benefit the "Save Our Science" efforts at Kaiser and Woodland elementary schools. The program starts at 5:30 p.m. at the Newport Harbor Drivers Club, 729 Farad St., Costa Mesa. Pre-sale tickets cost $35 and tickets at the door cost $45. For more, go to http://www.kwschoools.org.
An opening reception for "The Great Picture" exhibit is from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Great Park Gallery in the Orange County Great Park in Irvine.
Hollywood Blonde will play a free show from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. in the Celtic Bar at Muldoon's Irish Pub, 202 Newport Center Drive.
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.
'To Kill a Mockingbird'
The Vanguard University Department of Theatre Arts stages Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird," adapted by Christopher Sergel and directed by Marianne Savell. Shows will be performed at the Lyceum Theater on the Vanguard campus, 55 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa. For showtimes and more information, call (714) 668-6145, or go to http://www.vanguardtickets.com.
'Across the Sands of Time'
An exhibit of Lebowski Fest poster art by Bill Green is at the Student Project Space, first floor of the Art Center at Orange Coast College, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. The gallery is open from 8:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and by appointment Fridays. To make an appointment, call (714) 432-5076.
TILL NOV. 20
'The Trip To Bountiful'
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Horton Foote's "The Trip To Bountiful" comes to the South Coast Repertory's Segerstrom Stage. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.scr.org.
Theatre for Children
South Coast Repertory's Theatre for Young Audiences presents "Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells." For tickets and showtimes, go to http://www.scr.org or call (714) 708-5555.
The Costa Mesa Playhouse, 661 Hamilton St., Costa Mesa, presents "Earthlings Beware!" A gala opening is 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.
TILL JAN. 22
"State of Mind" and "Two Schools of Cool" exhibitions are showing at the Orange County Museum of Art, 850 San Clemente Drive, Newport Beach. For more information, go to http://www.ocma.net, or call (949) 759-
Mustangs and Cobras
Lyon Air Museum at John Wayne Airport hosts a Mustangs and Cobras car show from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Owners of the vintage vehicles are invited to bring their cars and take part in the museum's weekly Cars & Cockpits event. For more information, call (714) 210-4585.
OCC Wind Ensemble
The Orange Coast College Wind Ensemble performs "Classics: Part Trois," a program of symphonic literature adapted to wind instruments featuring music by Handel, Strauss, Reve and Mozart, among others. The performance is at 3 p.m. in the Robert B. Moore Theatre at OCC, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. For more information, call (714) 432-5880 or go to http://www.occtickets.com.
Soul Sister will perform from 3 to 6 p.m. in the Celtic Bar at Muldoon's Irish Pub, 202 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 640-4110.
The UC Irvine Extension will present the first in its fall 2011 "Sneak Previews with Michael Berlin" series with the advance screening of a Hollywood film, "The Lie." The event will take place from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Edwards University Town Center 6 cinema, 4245 Campus Drive, Irvine. For more information and to make a reservation, go to http://unex.uci.edu/.