'Clean Big Project'
The Newport Beach Film Festival, Newport Bay Conservancy and O.C. Parks are hosting a free screening of "The Clean Bin Project," a document about living free of waste, at 7 p.m. in the Peter and Mary Muth Interpretive Center, 2301 University Drive, Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 253-2880 or visit http://www.newportbay.org.
Southern California Art Projects and Exhibitions (scape), 2859 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, hosts "Sea Level," featuring new paintings by Danny Galieote. Other artists included are James David Thomas, Wolfgang Bloch and Brad Howe. For gallery hours and more information, call (949) 723-3406 or visit http://www.scapesite.com.
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Summer Yoga Series
lululemon athletica at Fashion Island hosts Vino & Vinyasa, a summer yoga series. The classes are held from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursdays. For more information, call (949) 644-9642.
Mesa Verde United Methodist Church's youth are hosting a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the church, 1701 Baker St., Costa Mesa. The sale benefits the youth's work to help a Native American reservation. Call (714) 979-8234 for more information.
'Speak for the Trees'
The opening reception for "Speak for the Trees," which showcases the work of 20 artists, is from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion on the Orange Coast College campus, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. The exhibit runs through Aug. 12. For more information and operating hours, visit http://www.OCCartspavilion.com or call (714) 432-5102.
Gallery 212 is hosting an art exhibition, "Celebrating Independence," from 6 to 9 p.m. at the gallery, 2675 Irvine Ave., Suite #118, Costa Mesa. For more information, visit http://www.gallery212.com or call (760) 709-1021.
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, holds its Shabbat Under the Stars service at 6 p.m. at the Warsaw Family Amphitheater. Guests are welcome. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or visit http://www.tby.org.
Flashback Heart Attack
Flashback Heart Attack, a 1980s KROQ cover band, will perform at 9 p.m. at the Harp Inn, 130 E. 17th St., Costa Mesa. The show is 21 and older only and is $5 at the door. For more information, visit http://www.harpinn.com.
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
Live Music At Muldoon's Irish Pub
The Sarcastics will be playing classic rock at Muldoon's Irish Pub from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday. On Saturday, Steel City Jim & the Nightshift Band play from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. No cover for either shows. The pub is at 202 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach. Call (949) 640-4110 for more information.
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
Shakespeare By The Sea
The Newport Beach Arts Commission presents its 10th annual Shakespeare By The Sea event at Bonita Canyon Sports Park in Newport Beach. "The Tragedy of King Lear," will be performed at 7 p.m. Saturday and "Much Ado About Nothing" will be performed at 7 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free. For more information, call (949) 644-3211, ext. 2155.
The cheer and football teams from Costa Mesa and Estancia high schools are hosting a dog wash event from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Bark Park parking lot at Arlington Drive and Newport Boulevard, TeWinkle Park. All dogs receive a wash for $20. There will be other events going on, as well. For more information, email email@example.com, visit the Facebook page or call (949) 433-4101.
The UC Irvine Arboretum is having a plant sale from 9 a.m. to noon. The center is just south of the corner of Campus Drive and Jamboree Road on the UC Irvine campus. For more information, call (949) 824-5833.
Writing And Marketing
Author Bobby Christensen teaches a workshop about writing, publishing and marketing a first book. The three-part program goes from 1 to 7 p.m. Cost is $99 for all three sessions, or $35 for one, plus a $15 materials fee, for the class at Social Science 109 at Orange Coast College, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. Register at http://www.orangecoastcollege.
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