Chef Dave Martin
Chef Dave Martin from Bravo TV's "Top Chef" Season One will be showing off gourmet recipes from his recently published book "Flavor Quest" at 7 p.m. at the Newport Beach Public Library, 1000 Avocado Ave. Tickets for the four-course tasting are $20. For more information, call (949) 717-3800, ext. 2 or visit http://www.newportbeachlibrary.org.
Tuesday Trivia Night
Live team trivia at Skosh Monahan's Pub, 2000 Newport Blvd., begins at 7:30 every Tuesday night, with prizes for contestants. For more information, call (949) 548-0099.
Roasted Crab At AnQi
AnQi at South Coast Plaza offers the Crustacean's Famous Roasted Crab each Tuesday. For more information, call (714) 557-5679 or visit http://www.anqirestaurant.com.
Three-Course Beer Dinner
The Crow Bar and Kitchen, 2325 Pacific Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, offers a three-course beer dinner on Tuesdays. The courses are paired with specialty craft brews and cost $29. For more information, visit http://www.thecrowbarcdm.com.
"Photo-Environment," an exhibit of 100 photos from 17 photographers, will be on display at the Orange Coast College's Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. For gallery times and more information, visit http://www.occartspavilion.blogspot.com.
TILL OCT. 31
The First Cabin Restaurant at The Balboa Bay Club & Resort presents its annual authentic Oktoberfest menu for lunch and dinner. Appetizers are also available in the Duke's Place Lounge in the late afternoon and evening. For more information, call (949) 630-4145.
Drink Pink For The Cause
Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar at Fashion Island is offering 100% of the proceeds from the sale of its Stoli Bombshell cocktail to the Avon Breast Cancer Crusade. The drink, which is sugar free and 99 calories, is $6 from 5 to 7 p.m. nightly. For more information, visit http://www.flemingssteakhouse.com.
TILL NOV. 21
J.M. Barrie's classic tale "Peter Pan' flies into the Orange County Performing Arts Center in Costa Mesa, offering viewers a unique 360-degree experience. Tickets start at $40. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.ocpac.org.
The Corona del Mar Residents Assn. (CdMRA) hosts a city council candidates forum from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Oasis Senior Center, 801 Narcissus Ave., Corona del Mar. For more information, visit http://www.cdmra.org or call (949) 719-9390.
Informative Meeting on Medicine
Newport Beach Public Library Teen Services, long with the Newport Beach Police Department and Community Service Programs (Project PATH), hosts Good Meds, Bad Behavior: A Community Briefing to Prevent Prescription and Over-the-Counter Drug Abuse at 6:30 p.m. at the Central Library, 1000 Avocado Ave., Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 717-3800, ext. 2 or visit http://www.newportbeachlibray.org.
Dr. Paul Flanagan will discuss The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act at 9 a.m. at the Costa Mesa Senior Center, 695 W. 19th St. He will address the many issues that directly address seniors and answer questions to clear up misunderstandings about legislation. For more information, call (949) 645-2356.
The Corona del Mar Residents Assn. (CdMRA) Board of Directors meets monthly at 7:30 a.m. on the third Thursday at the Newport Beach Country Club. This week's meeting features guest speaker Robin Naismith. Corona del Mar residents are encouraged to attend. For more information, visit http://www.cdmra.org or call (949) 719-9390.
Open Mic at Muldoon's
Kerry Chester's Singer-Songwriter Showcase runs from 8 to 11 p.m. at Muldoon's Irish Pub, 202 Newport Center Drive, Costa Mesa. The event is an open mic format and musicians can play on a first-come, first-sing basis. All musicians are welcome and the event is free. For more information, all (949) 640-4110.
For The Love Of The Game
Temple Bat Yahm will present "Jews and Baseball — For the Love of the Game," at 7 p.m. Guests are welcome and there is no charge for admission. The interactive panel discussion will feature sportswriter Steve Bisheff, photojournalist Tammy Lechner, Professor Don Schwartz and Rabbi Mark S. Miller. For information, call (949) 644-1999 or visit http://www.tby.org.