Free Composting Workshop
The Costa Mesa Sanitary District will give a free workshop on how to compost at 10 a.m. at Fairview Park, 2501 Placentia Ave., Costa Mesa.
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, invites families from throughout Orange County to its 11th annual Purim Carnival. Admission to the event, which features skateboard lessons, pony rides, a bounce house and food, is free. The carnival is from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. To sign up for a skateboarding lesson, call (949) 644-6563.
'Music for Prague 1968'
The Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble, under Music Director Joshua Roach, will perform Karel Husa's "Music for Prague 1968." The concert is at 2 p.m. in the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. For ticket information and tickets, call (714) 755-5799 or go to http://www.PacificSymphony.org.
'Pedals and Pipes'
The Pacific Symphony presents Hector Olivera performing the last concert in the 2011-12 season of its "Pedals and Pipes" organ recitals. The concert will take place at 7 p.m. in the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. For ticket information and tickets, call (714) 755-5799 or go to http://www.PacificSymphony.org.
SUNDAY TILL APRIL 1
Playwright Donald Margulies' OBIE Award-winning play "Sight Unseen" comes the South Coast Repertory's Julianne Argyros Stage. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.scr.org.
UCI Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts presents "Hello, Again," a production for adult audiences only. For ticket information and show times, call (949) 824-2787 or go to http://www.arts.uci.edu/boxoffice.
'Nunsense' and 'Nunsense A-Men'
The Costa Mesa Playhouse, 661 Hamilton St., stages two versions of the same play, "Nunsense," featuring an all-female cast, and "Nunsense A-Men," featuring an all-male cast. Shows are Friday through Sunday. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.costamesaplayhouse.org.
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performs at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Segerstrom Hall. Tickets start at $16. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.scfta.org.
'Merry Wives of Windsor'
Glendele Way, a graduate of the Orange Coast College theater program, will direct an OCC production of William Shakespeare's "Merry Wives of Windsor." Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $6 for OCC student, senior citizens and children. For more information, call (714) 432-5072.
TILL MARCH 17
'I'm a Frayed Knot'
An opening reception for the "I'm a Frayed Knot" exhibition will take place from 6 to 10 p.m. at Orange Coast College's Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion. The exhibit will run through march 17 in the Pavilion, which is open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays. It is closed on Fridays, Sundays and Mondays. OCC is at 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa.
TILL MARCH 31
'Brad Miller: Primordial Algorithms'
SCAPE gallery, in collaboration with Edward Cella Art + Architecture gallery in Los Angeles, presents an exhibition of work by L.A.-based artist Brad Miller. The show will run through March at SCAPE, 2859 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar. For more information, go to http://www.scapesite.com.
30th Anniversary Special
Royal Khyber Fine Indian Cuisine at South Coast Plaza Village celebrates its 30th anniversary with a special three-curse dinner, which includes a glass of wine. The cost is $30 per person. For more information, call (714) 436-1010 or visit http://www.royalkhyber.com.
DJ Dash Berlin performs at Sutra, 1870 Harbor Blvd., Costa mesa. The 21-and-older show starts at 9 p.m. For more information, call (949) 722-7103 or visit http://www.sutraoc.com.