Tango Buenos Aires
Tango Buenos Aires, which bills itself as the world's most acclaimed and authentic tango company, performs at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Segerstrom Hall. Tickets start at $16. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.scfta.org.
TILL MARCH 4
The Box Gallery, 765 St. Clair, Costa Mesa, along with Ashes In Orange Peels Fine Art, present the Ghost exhibit, featuring the worlds of artists Aya Kakeda, Ellen Rogers, Joy Shannon, Kathleen Masselink, Michelle Wiener and Sarah Keliher Walsh. For more information, visit http://www.boxboxbox.com.
TILL JAN. 30
'Circle Mirror' Transformation'
The Obie Award-winning play "Circle Mirror Transformation" comes to South Coast Repertory in Costa Mesa. For showtimes and ticket information, visit http://www.scr.org.
Indie rock bands Pacific Hurt and Foster The People perform Mondays in January at Detroit Bar, 843 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa. The free show starts at 9 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.detroitbar.com.
Asperger's Support Group
The Orange County Asperger's Support Group will hold "What is Asperger's Syndrome?" with keynote speaker Dr. Alexander Gantman, faculty member and licensed clinical psychologist at UCLA's Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, at 7 p.m. at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, 600 St. Andrews Road, Newport Beach. The meeting is free to individuals and families dealing with AS, HFA or PDD-NOS, but reservations are required. For information, call (714) 227-8819 or visit http://www.meetup.com/ocaspergers.
Local indie rock band Echo Echo performs Tuesdays in January at La Cave, 1695 Irvine Ave., Costa Mesa. The free show starts at 10 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.myspace.com/lacave.
What's Cooking At Library
The Newport Beach Public Library, 1000 Avocado Ave., kicks off its second season of What's Cooking at the Library at 7 p.m. The featured chef is Dennis Brask from Five Crowns Restaurant and the SideDoor. Tickets are $20. For more
information, call (949) 717-3800, ext. 2, or visit http://www.newportbeachlibrary.org.
Water Issues Study Group
Learn more about the history of water, water sources, water quality and other groundwater-related issues at Mesa Consolidated Water District's Water Issues Study Group, which is from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 1965 Placentia Ave., Costa Mesa. The class is free and continues on the third Wednesday of each month through June. For more information, call (949) 631-1200, ext. 122 or visit http://www.MesaWater.org.
Art Sale And Reception
An art sale and artists reception will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the library at the Engard Arts and Whittier Law School, 3333 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa. For more information, visit http://www.engardarts.com.
Adoption And Bake Sale
Orange County Cavy Haven hosts an adoption and bake sale to benefit the rescue of guinea pigs. The event is from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Centinela Feed Store, 2320 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa. For more information, call (714) 540-4036.
Caregiver Support Groups
The Orange County Chapter of the Alzheimer's Assn. offers caregiver support groups every month. In Costa Mesa, meetings are every third Sunday at 2 p.m. at Silverado Newport-Mesa. For more information, call (949) 631-2212. It also meets every first and third Thursday at 1 p.m. at Harbor Trinity Church in Costa Mesa. For more information, call (714) 593-9630. In Newport Beach, support groups meet at 7 p.m. every first Monday at Our Lady Queen of Angels. For more information, call (949) 640-1750.
Parkinson's Support Group
Parkinson's In Balance Support Group meeting, a group specifically geared toward adults with early onset, takes place the first Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. in the Donald Dungan Library, 1855 Park Ave., Costa Mesa. For more information, visit http://www.parkinsonsinbalance.com.
Fried Chicken Night
The Crow Bar and Kitchen, 2325 Pacific Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, is hosting Fried Chicken Night on Mondays. The restaurant is offering half a chicken from Shelton's Farm, with choice of side orders for $16. For more information, visit http://www.thecrowbarcdm.com.