The Fab Four's Magical
As part of the Inside Edge breakfast forum series, Philip Goldberg will give a talk on the Beatles' spiritual trip to India in 1967. The event starts at 6:30 a.m. at the University Club, UC Irvine, 801 E. Peltason, Irvine. First-time guests pay $25. To reserve a seat at the event, go to http://www.insideedge.org.
Balboa Bay Republican
The Balboa Bay Republican Women Federated club meets at 11 a.m. the second Wednesday of each month at Balboa Bay Club & Resort. The meeting includes lunch and a guest speaker, and the cost is $30 per person. Valet parking is available for $7.
Computer Friends of OASIS
The OASIS Senior Center's Computer Friends, a club which helps seniors learn computer basics, meets at 1 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month at the Oasis Senior Center, 801 Narcissus Ave., Corona del Mar. The fee is $2. For more information, call (949) 646-9169.
Advocates For Grandparent Grandchild Connection, a nonprofit organization that addresses grandparent visitation issues, meets at 3 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month in Room 3 or the OASIS Senior Center, 801 Narcissus Ave., Corona del Mar. For more information, visit http://www.grandparentchildconnect.org.
Free Landlord Rights
The city of Newport Beach and the Fair Housing Foundation will host an informational workshop on landlord rights. The workshop is from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Fire Room at City Hall, 3300 Newport Blvd. To make a reservation, call (562) 989-1206, ext. 1104.
Speak Up Newport
"Keeping Your Brain Healthy for Life" will be the topic of the program for this month's Speak Up Newport meeting. The program, which is free, will go from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Newport Beach Yacht Club, 1099 Bayside Drive, Newport Beach. A cash bar reception is from 5:30 to 6 p.m.
Dr. Frank LaFerla, a researcher at UC Irvine's Center for Neurobiology of Learning and Memory and Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders, will give a lecture on "Researching Ways to Make Memories Last a Lifetime." The lecture is at 7:30 p.m. at the Irvine Barclay Theatre, 4242 Campus Drive, Irvine. For more information, call (949) 824-5193.
'Sea Dogs, Sailors, Scientists'
The ExplorOcean/Newport Harbor Nautical Museum, 600 E. Bay Ave., Newport Beach, offers a free spring break festival program from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. For more information, go to http://www.explorocean.org or call (949) 675-8915.
TILL APRIL 29
'The Prince of Atlantis'
The world premiere of "The Prince of Atlantis," by Steven Drukman, will take place on the Segerstrom Stage at South Coast Repertory Theatre, 650 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. For showtimes and more information, go to http://www.scr.org.
TILL MAY 26
Brett Rubbico Gallery in Newport Beach hosts an exhibit, "Ray Friesz (1930-2007) Thought Out." The gallery is at 361 Old Newport Blvd. For more information, go to brettrubbicogallery.com.
TILL MAY 29
Richard Diebenkorn Show
The Orange County Museum of Art, 850 San Clemente Drive, Newport Beach, presents the "Richard Diebenkorn: The Ocean Park Series" exhibition. For ticket information and hours, go to http://www.ocma.net.
Grand Opening Party
SAS Shampoo & Style, 270 E. 17th St., Suite 11, Costa Mesa, will host a grand opening party from 6 to 8:30 p.m. For more information, call (949) 646-6345.
THURSDAY TILL SATURDAY
Trumpeter Chris Botti in Concert
Chris Botti will headline a series of concerts with the Pacific Symphony. The shows will take place at 8 p.m. in the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall at the Segerstrom Center for the Performing Arts, 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. For more information, call (714) 755-5799 or go to http://www.PacificSymphony.org.
Hawaiian painter Aurora Aguirre will be the featured artist at an Open Studio-Salon Night hosted by Newport Beach artist Michaell Magrutsche. The event is from 6 to 9 p.m. at his studio, 245 Marsala. For more information, go to http://www.michaellart.com.