You can attend a Moroccan Dinner cooking class with Chefs Linda Elbert and Michael Bretall, owners of The Basement Table, on March 22 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The chefs will show you how to use local ingredients and spices to create a Moroccan dinner, featuring spiced hummus and pita chips with Za'atar, spicy glazed carrot salad, charmoula marinade, meatball tagine with couscous and gazelle horn cookies with mint tea.
Cost is $40 per person. Space is limited. Reservations are recommended. Call Savory Spice Shop at (949) 717-7776. Savory Spice Shop is at 928 Avocado Ave.
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
Be the first with an appointment to pick out a meticulously custom-crafted cocktail and evening dress at sample cost at the Oday Shakar Atelier sample sale through March 31.
All items are reduced 25% to 75%. Inventory must move quickly at the showroom in Costa Mesa to make room for the latest Oday Shakar collection.
Choose from cocktail dresses, gowns and ready-to-wear pieces in graceful silhouettes, with Old Hollywood glamour touches like glittering hand-embellished details.
The by appointment-only shop is at 260 E. Baker St., Suite 200. For more information, call (714) 641-0316, or visit .
'FINAL COUNTDOWN' AT OCC
What can a team of local drama students at Orange Coast College produce in 24 hours? Find out by attending "The Final Countdown" on Friday, Saturday or Sunday at OCC's Drama Lab Studio Theatre in Costa Mesa.
Six writers, six directors, actors and technicians will be writing, rehearsing and staging "The Final Countdown" merely one day before the performance. Shows are at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with an additional show at 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
Tickets cost $7 at the door, or $5 in advance through the OCC Bursar's Office. For tickets and more information, call (714) 432-5880, or visit occtickets.com. The Drama Lab Studio Theatre is on the OCC campus at 2701 Fairview Road.
GREER WYLDER writes Greer's OC for the Huntington Beach Independent each Thursday and the Daily Pilot and Coastline Pilot each Friday. She's the founder and president of greersoc.com, a free daily email service that provides the latest in Orange County fashion, dining, music, events and trends. Her blog can be viewed at http://www.greersoc.com and she can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.