In celebration of Groundhog Day, the Environmental Nature Center, 1601 16th St., Newport Beach, presents "Little Songbirds: The Groundhog's Forecast," a program led by Beth Syverson, artistic director of Con Brio Studios, for children ages 3 to 5. The event starts at 10 a.m. The cost to enroll your child in this parent participation class is $8 per child. For more information, call (949) 645-8489 or email email@example.com.
TUESDAY TILL FEB. 5
'Come Fly Away'
The Broadway musical "Come Fly Away," which fuses together the music of Frank Sinatra and the creative vision of Tony Award-winner Twyla Tharp, comes to the Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Segerstrom Hall. Tickets start at $20. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.scfta.org.
MELT Self-Care Class
The city of Costa Mesa's Parks and Recreation Department will present a MELT self-care class from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Balearic Center, 1975 Balearic Drive. Cost to attend is $15. Go to http://www.ci.costamesaca.gov for more information.
The Second Church of Christ, Scientist invites people to join the congregation for its testimony meeting at noon. The church is at 3100 Pacific View Drive, Corona del Mar. For more information, call (949) 644-2617.
Brown Bag Discussion
Temple Bat Yahm in Newport Beach will present a lunch hour discussion, "What Would Jews Have Us Do," led by Rabbi Gersh Zylberman, at noon in the temple's Marcus Library. Bring your own lunch. Temple Bat Yahm is at 1011 Camelback St. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or go to http://www.tby.org.
'Become a Naturalist'
The Environmental Nature Center in Newport Beach presents an afterschool workshop with naturalist Alex Lane, which will be given from 3:30 to 5 p.m. on Wednesdays in February, except for Feb. 22. The workshop is for children aged 8 to 12. It costs $40 to enroll your child for four sessions, which will be limited to 15 students. To enroll, call (949) 645-8489 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The website is http://www.encenter.org. The ENC is at 1601 E. 16th St.
Tu B'Shvat Seder
The Women of Temple Bat Yahm and Hadassah of Newport Beach will hold their annual Tu B'Shvat Seder, a dessert seder only, at 7 p.m. in the Youth Lounge at TBY, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach. RSVP to Helene Jacobs by contacting the temple's office at (949) 644-1999.
The Friends of the Newport Beach Library will hold a book sale for members only from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Central Library branch bookstore, 1000 Avocado Ave., Newport Beach. People can pay $1 for four paperbacks and $1 for two hardbacks.
Singer Kelly Fitzgerald will perform a free show from 9:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. in the Dublin Pub at Muldoon's Irish Pub, 202 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach.
Jamie Moyer Visits Newport
The Cannery, 3010 Lafayette Road, Newport Beach continues its Hot Stove League Series with special guest Jamie Moyer. Enjoy a cocktail hour and a three-course meal and wine pairing with a baseball great for $750, which the Angels Baseball Foundation will match. Proceeds go to Urban Youth Academy in Compton. Seating is limited to 50. For more information, call (562) 690-2011 or visit http://www.cannerynewport.com.
Calling on CdM High's Class of 1972
Tickets for the 40th anniversary reunion for Corona del Mar High School's Class of '72 can be purchased through Jan. 31 at a discounted rate. The reunion is Aug. 11 at the Balboa Pavilion. For tickets and more information, go to http://www.cdmhs1972.com.
The Newport Beat
The Newport Beat band will perform classic rock and cover songs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. in the Celtic Bar at Muldoon's Irish Pub, 202 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach.
TILL FEB. 26
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.
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.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun