The 14th annual Bath'stille Day Dog Wash and Vendor Fair is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Costa Mesa Bark Park, 890 Arlington Ave. All dogs are $20. For more information, call (949) 733-4101 or visit http://www.cmbarkpark.org.
A free eWaste recycling drop-off center will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Boys & Girls Club clubhouse parking lot, 2131 Tustin Ave., Costa Mesa. For items accepted, visit http://www.ewastelb.com or call (714) 745-2802.
Lemondrop Dance Club
Newport Beach-based Lemon Drop Club, which hosts singles parties in Orange County geared for adults around the age of 40 and older, will have its next singles party from 7 to midnight at Oliver Café, 1800 Main St., Irvine. A free Italian buffet will be served from 8 to 9:30 p.m. and a free dance lesson will be offered from 7 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $20 and parking is free. No membership is required. For more information, call (949) 378-6600 or visit http://www.lemondropclub.com.
Rabbi Mark S. Miller will lead the weekly Torah Study from 9 to 10:30 a.m., followed by the Saturday Minyan at 10:40 a.m. in the Morgan Chapel at Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or visit http://www.tby.org.
Fashion And Food Party
Live music, activities and a Kogi BBQ food truck will be set up from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Saks 5th Avenue, South Coast Plaza, 333 Bristol St. in Costa Mesa. For more information, call (714) 540-3233.
The father and son classic rock band from Corona del Mar, the Sarcastics, plays at 9 p.m. at Muldoon's Irish Pub, 202 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 640-4110.
Saturday Night Dance Party
La Cave, 1695 Irvine Ave., Costa Mesa, will host a Dance Party featuring DJ Bobby Tang at 10 p.m. Saturdays. There is no cover and the event is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.lacaverestaurant.com.
The 21st Annual Gem Faire returns to Costa Mesa from noon to 7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and.10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at O.C. Fair & Event Center. General admission is $5, valid for the entire weekend. For tickets and more information, call (503) 252-8300 or visit http://www.gemfaire.com.
TILL AUG. 29
'The Odd Couple'
Neil Simon's "The Odd Couple" is at the Costa Mesa Playhouse, 661 Hamilton St., Costa Mesa. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.costamesaplayhouse.org.
The 44th season of Art-A-Fair, which features exhibits from local artists, is at 777 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach. An adult season pass is $7 for one of Southern California's most popular art festivals. For more information, visit http://www.art-a-fair.com or call (949) 494-4514.
Summer Art Show
Showcase Gallery at South Coast Plaza Village hosts the Summer Art Show, featuring regional artists' paintings, sculptures, photography, jewelry and glassworks. Admission is free. For more information, visit http://www.orangecountyfinearts.com.
TILL AUG. 31
The Newport Beach Central Library, 1000 Avocado Ave., hosts an exhibit by photographer Ting-Ting Lee titled "Chinatown." Admission is free and the public is invited. For more information, call (949) 717-3870.
TILL SEPT. 1
The Newport-Mesa Unified School District is collecting backpacks, paper, crayons and other school supplies to be donated to at-risk children. Supplies can be dropped off at Edward Jones investment firm, 1525 Mesa Verde Drive E, Costa Mesa. For more information, call (714) 557-1764.
TILL SEPT. 8
Temple Bat Yahm
Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Service tickets are available at Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or visit http://www.tby.org.
Back to School
Preschool Registration for 2010-11 is now open for ages 2 through Pre-K at Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach. The school is National Assn. for the Education of Young Children-accredited and all two-, three- and five-day programs are open to the public. For more information, call (949) 644-6563 or visit http://www.tby.org.
Corona del Mar Republican Assembly
CdMRA's monthly meeting is from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Wendy Leece, Mayor Pro Tem of Costa Mesa, will discuss local politics and Republican candidates. Cost is $20. For more information, call Sandy at (949) 378-8944.
Rye Douglas & The Echo Sounding
Indie rock band Rye Douglas & The Echo Sounding continues its Monday residency at Detroit Bar, 843 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa. All shows are free and 21 and older only. Pacific Hurt, Telegram and Moostache also perform. For more information, visit http://www.detroitbar.com.