Lunchtime Discussion at the Temple
Rabbi Gersh Zylberman will lead a lunch-hour discussion around the topic, "What Would Judaism Have Us Do?", at noon at Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or go to http://www.tby.org.
Valentine's Day Laughs
Victor Vega hosts a free Valentine's Day comedy event at 8 p.m. at Jasper's Bar & Grill, 3672 Bristol St., Santa Ana. For more information, call (949) 933-7391.
'The Password is ... Murder'
Creative Motion Entertainment presents a Valentine's day comedy murder mystery dinner show from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at the Wyndham Hotel Orange County, 3350 Ave. of the Arts, Costa Mesa. Early Bird tickets cost $85 per person for a program that includes a four-course gourmet dinner. For more information, call (949) 509-9889 or go to http://www.
The Second Church of Christ, Scientist, invites people to attend the congregation's monthly testimony meeting at noon at the church, 3100 Pacific View Drive, Corona del Mar. The phone number is (949) 644-2617.
For CEOs and Business Owners
CEO Advisor Inc. will present a free seminar about small business growth open to chief executives, company presidents and business owners, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in Suite 150 at 23 Corporate Plaza, Newport Beach. Register by calling (949) 759-8676 or going to http://www.CEOAdvisor.com.
Fashion for Breakfast
Working Wardrobes, a local nonprofit that helps people get back into the workforces, will launch its Fashion for Breakfast Series, from 8 to 9:30 a.m., at The Center Club, 650 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. Celebrity designer and wardrobe stylist Marcia Lynn Zigler will be speaking at the breakfast event. For more information, go to http://www.workingwardrobes.com.
Time to Play
Pretend City Children's Museum presents a class for parents to learn about how playtime can help with their children's learning, from 9 to 10 a.m. at the museum, 29 Hubble, Irvine. The $10-entry fee for parents covers the child.
Free Music Concert at UCI
The Gassman Electronic Music studio and UC Irvine's Music department present "Computer-Mediated: New Music for Computer-Mediated Instruments," a concert by Kojiro Umekazi, Christopher Dobrian, Kei Akagi, Chris Lavender and Michael Dessen. The free concert in UCI's Winifred Smith Hall will start at 8 p.m. For more information, call 9949) 824-7288 or go to http://music.arts.
The Orange Coast College Repertory Theatre will stage feminist monologues in observance of V-Day, a movement to fight violence against women and girls. Tickets cost $5 in advance and $7 at the door. For showtimes and more information, go to http://www.occtickets.com or call (714) 432-5880.
TILL FEB. 26
South Coast Repertory Co.'s Theatre for Young Audiences presents "The Borrowers," an adaptation by Charles Way of Mary Norton's book series by the same name. The production features a blend of puppets and actors. Tickets go from $20 to $32. For showtimes and more information, go to http://www.scr.org or call (714) 708-5555.
South Coast Repertory, 655 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, presents playwright Molly Smith Metzler's "Elemeno Pea." The play is a "comedy about class, family and the choices that shape who we are," according to a release. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.scr.org.
'Pack of Lies'
Newport Theatre Arts Center presents "Pack of Lies," a play directed by Sharyn Case. The theater is at 2501 Cliff Drive, Newport Beach. For ticket and showtime information, go to http://www.ntaonline.com, or call (949) 631-0288.
TILL MARCH 10
Call for Volunteers and Donations
The nonprofit group Working Wardrobes is looking for volunteers to staff its upcoming "Dream Girls and Distinguished Gentlemen Prom," as well as donations of dresses, tuxedos, accessories and shoes for this special event for 150 high-risk youths. To find out how you can help, go to http://www.workingwardrobes.org, or call (714) 210-2460.