Concerts in the Park
The Showcase Singers perform at 6 p.m. at Grant Howald Park, 3000 Fifth Ave., Corona del Mar. The free performance is part of Concerts in the Park, presented by the Newport Beach City Arts Commission. For more information, call (949) 717-3870.
Church Car Wash
A car wash to help a church youth group's mission to aid a Shoshone reservation in Idaho starts at 11 a.m. at the Mesa Verde United Methodist church, 1701 Baker St., Costa Mesa. The church is asking for $5 donations or $7 to clean larger vehicles. There will also be a drawing. For more information, call (714) 979-8234.
Golf Autism Benefit
National Hockey League players and others will be participating in the Getzlaf Golf Shootout at the Pelican Hill Golf Club, 22701 South Pelican Hill Road, Newport Coast. The event starts at 9 a.m. The event benefits Talk About Curing Autism and is named after Anaheim Ducks player Ryan Getzlaf. For more information and to register, visit http://www.getzlafgolf.com.
The hit musical "Mamma Mia!," based on songs by ABBA, returns to the Segerstrom Center for the Arts. The shows are at Segerstrom Hall and tickets start at $23.75. For more information, call (714) 556-2787 or visit http://www.scfta.org.
'The California Years'
Newport Beach Central Library, 1000 Avocado Ave., presents a photo exhibit by renowned photographer Jerry Muller. The exhibit, "The California Years: The 1960s and Beyond," is open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call (949) 540-5681.
TILL JULY 7
Southern California Art Projects and Exhibitions (scape), 2859 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, hosts "Sea Level," featuring new paintings by Danny Galieote. Other artists included are James David Thomas, Wolfgang Bloch and Brad Howe. For gallery hours and more information, call (949) 723-3406 or visit http://www.scapesite.com.
TILL JULY 13
The Costa Mesa Playhouse, 661 Hamilton St., Costa Mesa, presents "Steel Magnolias," described as "the quintessential story of friendship and trust." For other showtimes and ticket information, visit http://www.costamesaplayhouse.org or call (949) 650-5269.
TILL JULY 15
The Brett Rubbico Gallery presents a solo exhibition of German landscape and figurative painter Judith Liebe. The gallery is at 361 Old Newport Blvd., Newport Beach. For more information, visit http://www.brettrubbicogallery.com or call (949) 515-5102.
TILL AUG. 13
Shakespeare by the Sea
The 14th season of free Shakespeare performances will be 10 weeks long and include shows in Newport Beach. For a complete schedule, visit http://www.shakespearebythesea.org.
TILL AUG. 25
Summer Yoga Series
lululemon athletica at Fashion Island hosts Vino & Vinyasa, a summer yoga series. The classes are held from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursdays. For more information, call (949) 644-9642.
TILL AUG. 28
Local, national and international artists will exhibit their work at the Art-A-Fair, 777 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach. The event is in its 45th season and an adult season pass is $7. For more information, visit http://www.art-a-fair.com or call (949) 494-4514.
TILL SEPT. 4
Alexander Calder Exhibit
Orange County Museum of Art presents "Alexander Calder and Contemporary Art," an exhibit featuring 30 works of art by Calder from the 1940s through '60s. For more information, visit http://www.ocma.net.
Christian recording artist Justin Fox performs from 6 to 8 p.m. at Fairview Park, 2525 Placentia Ave., Costa Mesa. The event also features local radio personality Big Wave Dave and words of encouragement from Mike White. For more information, visit http://www.concertofhope.net.
Indie rock band Le BLORR wraps up its June residency at La Cave, 1695 Irvine Ave., Costa Mesa. Polyphonic and Eyes Lips Eyes also perform. The free show starts at 10 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.myspace.com/lacave.
Author and photographer Marc Shargel will show off his new book about California's coastline from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Environmental Nature Center, 1601 16th St., Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 645-8489 or visitCopyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun