OCC Job and Internship Fair
Recruiters will be on hand for Orange Coast College's annual Job and Internship Fair. It will take place in the campus' Quad from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will be open to the public and free parking will be available at the Orange County Fairgrounds lots at Fairview Road and Arlington Drive. OCC is at 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa.
CdM Chamber Luncheon
The Corona del Mar Chamber of Commerce will hold a luncheon meeting at Five Crowns restaurant that will focus on the ExplorOcean/Newport Harbor Nautical Museum and plans to revitalize Balboa Village and the Fun Zone. The lunch starts at noon. Cost to attend is $25 for Chamber members and $30 for guests. For more information, call (949) 673-4050. Five Crowns is at 3801 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar.
A free class, "Parkinson's In Balance," is at noon Tuesdays at the Central Orange Coast YMCA, 2300 University Drive, Newport Beach. Call (949) 642-9990, or go to http://www.parkinsonsinbalance.com, for more information.
Mike Carey, director of the Orange Coast College Recycling Center, will give a talk called "You Are What You Trash: the 3R's of Recycling," at 7 p.m. in the OCC Library Lecture Room. Cost to attend if a $5 donation or a gently used book. OCC is at 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa.
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OCC Original Play Festival
The Orange Coast College Repertory will present seven original short plays, including ones written by OCC students. Shows will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Friday through Sunday and April 21 and 22, as well as at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Admission to the shows at OCC's Drama Studio Lab Theatre is free. OCC is at 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa.
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.
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After School at ENC
The Environmental Nature Center, 1601 E. 16th St., Newport Beach, presents an after-school program with naturalist Alex Lane for children ages 7 to 12. Classes will be given at the ENC from 3:30 to 5 p.m. on Thursdays through May, except on April 12. The fee to sign up for the class is $6 for non-members and $5 for ENC members. For more information, call (949) 645-8489 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Inside Edge Breakfast Program
William Cloke will give a talk, titled "Why Romantic Relationships Stink and What You Can Do About It," as part of an Inside Edge breakfast program. It will start at 7 a.m. at the University Club, corner of Los Trancos and East Peltason, Irvine. First-time guests pay $25 to get in. To reserve a seat, go to http://www.insideedge.org.
Costa Mesa Chamber Breakfast Boost
Fred Bockmiller Jr., president of the Mesa Consolidated Water District board of directors, will be the featured speaker at Wednesday's Costa Mesa Chamber of Commerce 90-minute Breakfast Boost program, from 7 to 8:45 a.m. at the Costa Mesa Country Club, 1701 Golf Course Drive. Prepaid reservations are $15, or $20 at the door. Call (714) 885-9090 or visit http://www.costamesachamber.com.
Green Coast Day at OCC
As part of the seventh annual Green Coast Day program at Orange Coast College, Glen MacDonald, director of UCLA's Institute of the Environment and Sustainability will give a presentation about the implications of climate change for Southern California. This talk, which will be free and open to the public, is scheduled for 9:15 a.m. in the Robert B. Moore Theatre at OCC, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa.
Kun Opera at UCI
UC Irvine's Drama Department and Chinese Kwun Opera Society will present a Kun Opera demonstration and performance, from 10 to 11:50 a.m., at the Nixon Theatre at UCI. The event will be free and open to the public.
The Corona del Mar residents Assn. and CdM Business Improvement District will co-host the annual Town Meeting, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the Sherman Library & Gardens, 2647 E. Coast Hwy.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), a nationwide non-profit organization, meets from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays at 1701 Baker St., Costa Mesa. The first meeting is free and guests are welcome. No reservations are required. For more information, visit http://www.tops.org, or call (800) 932-8677.