'Cars & Cockpits'
The Lyon Air Museum at John Wayne Airport will host classic Jaguars belonging to members of the Jaguar Owners Club of Los Angeles. The event is from 10 to 11:30 a.m (weather permitting) and is part of the museum's "Cars & Cockpits" series. Go to http://www.lyonairmuseum.org for more information.
Zen Meditation Workshop
The Zen Center of Orange County, 120 E. 18th St, Costa Mesa, presents an "Introduction to Zen Meditation" workshop, from 1:30 to 4 p.m. The tax-deductible fee to enroll is $75 and includes a month of follow-up sessions. Online registration is required. For more information, go to http://www.zcoc.org.
SUNDAY TILL JAN. 29
South Coast Repertory Theatre, 655 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, presents "Topdog/Underdog," a play by Suzan-Lori Parks and directed by Seret Scott. For showtimes and ticket information, call (714) 708-5555, or go to http://www.scr.org.
Grammy Award-winning vocalist Steve Tyrell performs at the Samueli Theater in the Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Cabaret Series. Tickets start at $72. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.scfta.org.
Visit Tall Ships
The tall ships Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain will be at the Newport Sea Base, 1931 W. Coast Hwy. The ships will be open for walk-on tours from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday and from 4 to 5 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. For information, call (800) 200-5239, or go to http://www.historicalseaport.org.
TILL APRIL 22
Do You Ping Pong?
Orange Coast College is offering a recreational table tennis program from 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in the OCC Fitness Center, at Fairview Road and Monitor Way, in Costa Mesa. Cost is $20 per month. To register, call (714) 432-5880.
Women With Younger Men
Newport Beach author Judith Fancher will give a talk about "Females and Younger Men" during a luncheon at Muldoon's Irish Pub, 202 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach. The $25 event is sponsored by the Women of Temple Bat Yahm, includes lunch and is open to men and women, but reservations are required. For more information, call (949) 644-1999.
'One World Rhythm'
The Newport Beach Public Library presents "One World Rhythm," an interactive educational program in which children can learn about drums, percussion and other instruments and their cultural origins. The free program will go from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Friends Room at the Central Library branch, 1000 Avocado Ave., Newport Beach.
Mike Scioscia Visits Newport
The Cannery, 3010 Lafayette Road, Newport Beach continues its Hot Stove League Series with special guest Mike Scioscia. Enjoy a cocktail hour and a three-course meal and wine pairing with a baseball great for $750, which the Angels Baseball Foundation will match. Proceeds go to Urban Youth Academy in Compton. Seating is limited to 50. For more information, call (562) 690-2011 or visit http://www.cannerynewport.com.
Costa Mesa Parks & Recreation presents a MELT class, uses balls to relieve aches and pains to slow aging. The class costs $15 and is from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Belearic Community Center, 1975 Balearic Drive, Costa Mesa. For more information, go to http://www.ci.costamesaca.gov.
Banning Ranch Discussion
The League of Women Voters of Orange Coast presents a discussion about the proposed Banning Ranch development, featuring representatives from the corporation planning the project and Save the Banning Ranch. The event, which is open to LVW members and the public, is from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Costa Mesa Library, 1851 Park Ave. For more information, call (949) 400-2183 or go to http://www.orangecoast.ca.lwvnet.org.
Newport Beach Public Library offers a hands-on eBook training session from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Central Library Friends Room, 1000 Avocado Ave., Newport Beach. Library staff will demonstrate Kindle, Barnes & Noble Nook, iPad and Sony readers and provide personal instruction for downloading free eBooks from the Overdrive site. Customers should bring their own eReading devices to enable downloading directly to their reader. For more information, visit http://www.newportbeachlibrary.org or call (949) 717-3800.
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY
Shen Yun 2012 World Tour
Shen Yun Performing Arts brings its world-class production of classical Chinese dance and music to the Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Segerstrom Hall. The shows are at 7:30 p.m. and tickets start at $60. For more information, visit http://www.scfta.org.
Learn the Art of Henna
The Environmental Nature Center will present a workshop on the art of Henna, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at the ENC, 1601 16th St., Newport Beach. RSVP at (949) 645-8489. For more information, go to http://www.encenter.org.