STYLE 2020, 888 San Clemente Drive, Newport Beach, will offer a one-day "Master Class." The first 25 people to sign up for the class can benefit from a discounted tuition fee of $499. For more information, go to http://www.mystyle2020.com.
The Environmental Nature Center, 1601 16th St., Newport Beach, presents "Nature Photography: How to Tell a Better Story," a seminar led by photographer Steve Kaye. The program will take place from 9 a.m. to noon. Members pay $25 and non-members pay $30. For more information, call (949) 645-8489 or email email@example.com.
Women in Transition
Joan Ramstedt, a personal and professional empowerment coach, will lead an all-day retreat on Balboa Island for women facing transition in their home and professional lives. There is an $89 fee to sign up for the event, which will go from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.. For more information, call (949) 644-2480 or visit http://www.newportbeachca.gov.
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, holds its Friday night Shabbat Service at 6 p.m. in the Morgan Chapel. The service will be led by Rabbi Mark S. Miller, Rabbi Gersh Zylberman and Cantor Jonathan Grant and will be followed by an Oneg Shabbat. Guests are welcome. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or visit http://www.tby.org.
Learn to Fly Fish
Orange Coast College will offer a fly fishing class, from 1 to 4 p.m., in Social Science 103 at OCC, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. Tuition fee is $49, not including a $15 equipment rental fee. For more information, call (714) 432-5880, ext.1
Free Weight Loss Seminar
OC Back & Body Doctors present a free informational seminar on weight loss at 1 p.m. at 17264 Red Hill Ave., Irvine.
'Art of the Cello'
Pianist Kevin Kwan Loucks will join cellist Denis Brottin "Art of the Cello," a recital in the Orange County Great Park's Palm Court Complex. The recital will feature chamber pieces by Schumann, Beethoven and Rachmaninoff. Seats to the recital, which will be performed at 2 p.m. and repeated at 5 p.m., will be on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, go to http://www.ocgp.org.
Lemon Drop Dance Club
Newport Beach-based Lemon Drop Club, which hosts singles parties in Orange County geared for adults around the age of 40 and older, will have its next singles party from 7 to midnight at the Newport Beach Elks Lodge, 3456 Via Oporto. Tickets are $10 and parking is free. No membership is required. For more information, call (949) 378-6600 or visit http://www.lemondropclub.com.
The DeFore Foundation for the Arts presents 'PULSE 2012,' a dance concert featuring choreography by various artists. The event is at 8 p.m. in the Robert B. Moore Theatre at Orange Coast College, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. Tickets cost $25 and can be bought via http://www.brownpapertickets.com.
The Sarcastics will play classic rock tunes in the patio at Muldoon's Irish Pub, 202 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach. The free show is from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. For more information, call (949) 640-4110.
'Savor the Flavor'
Nearly 70 local restaurants will participate in the sixth annual Newport Beach Restaurant Week. To find out more about the culinary event, go to http://www.newportbeachdining.com.
Gold Selling Party
The Women of Temple Bat Yahm will hold a fundraising gold selling party and antiques road show open house to benefit the temple. The event is from 1 to 5 p.m. Bring unwanted jewelry, gold, silver coins and antiques, which you can trade for cash. Temple Bat Yahm is at 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or go to http://www.tby.org.
O.C.-based Irish band Trooper Thorn will perform a free concert, from 2 to 4 p.m., in the courtyard at Muldoon's Irish Pub, 202 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 640-4110.
St. James Anglican Church, 3209 Via Lido Road, Newport Beach, presents "Sweetheart Soiree," a variety show from 5 to 7 p.m. in Trane Hall. Tickets cost $25 per couple, $15 per adult and $10 per student. For more information, go to stjamesnb.org.
'Mental Make Over'
A free "Mental Make Over" for people struggling with ADHD, bipolar disorder and other forms of mental illness, will take place at 7 p.m. at the Costa Mesa Library, 1855 Park Ave. For more information, call (949) 400-6597 or (714) 444-2497.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun