Melvita Grand Opening
Melvita, a French-bases organic cosmetics firm, will have its grand opening celebration at Fashion Island from 5 to 8 p.m. A gift basket of Melvita products will be offered to customers who purchase products during opening day.
Pierside Gallery, 327 Marine Ave., Newport Beach, offers Artist Workshops for adults and young students on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. The two-hour sessions are taught by Disney artist Margie Tabor Zuliani and are $45 each. For more information, call (949) 675-5225.
The Newport Beach Arts Commission presents an exhibit by local artist Charlotte Lerner at the Newport Beach Public Library, 1000 Avocado Ave. For more information, call (949) 717-3870.
TILL JULY 18
American Coast Theater Company presents the popular musical "Boomers" at Vanguard University's Lyceum Theater. Tickets are $25 and $20 for students and seniors. For show times and more information, visit http://www.actctickets.com or call (714) 619-6424.
TILL JULY 31
Dirk Hagner Exhibit
The Turley Emett Studio, 417 30th St., Newport Beach, hosts an exhibition by Dirk Hagner, featuring the print maker's recent works on paper. For more information, call (949) 723-1513.
TILL AUG. 29
The 44th season of Art-A-Fair, which features exhibits from local artists, is at 777 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach. An adult season pass is $7 for one of Southern California's most popular art festivals. For more information, visit http://www.art-a-fair.com or call (949) 494-4514.
TILL SEPT. 19
New Art For A New Century
Orange County Museum of Art, 850 San Clemente Drive, Newport Beach, showcases its collection of contemporary works in "New Art for a New Century: Contemporary Acquisitions, 2000-2010." The exhibit highlights 90 major paintings, sculptures, videos and more. For more information, visit http://www.ocma.net.
15 Minutes Of Fame
Orange County Museum of Art, 850 San Clemente Drive, Newport Beach, showcases rarely seen photographs from its collection during the "15 Minutes of Fame: Portraits from Ansel Adams to Andy Warhol" exhibit. For more information, visit http://www.ocma.net.
Art Of Sabrege
Christofle at South Coast Plaza presents the Art of Sabrege, a technique used to open bottles of champagne with a sword. Christofle CEO Nicolas Krafft will demonstrate the French technique from 6 to 8 p.m. For more information, call (714) 957-2865.
Summer Special Offers
Molton Brown at South Coast Plaza offers duos of its favorites for the body, home and hair at a reduced value for the summer. What was once $50 is now $39. For more information, call (714) 549-5951.
Loro Piana at South Coast Plaza offers all its 2010 spring and summer merchandise at 30% off. For more information, call (714) 432-1301.
Napa Style at South Coast Plaza offers wine and beer tastings from 3 p.m. to closing every day. All tastings are half off. For more information, call (714) 825-0445.
Ben Bridge Jeweler at South Coast Plaza offers interest-free financing for a fully year on all of its timepieces. For more information, call (714) 549-3545.
Korn singer Jonathan Davis performs a deejay set at Sutra Bar, 1870 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa, to kick off Independence Day weekend. DJ Morse Code also performs. For more information, visit http://www.sutraoc.com.
Red, White And Jew Service
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, presents a special Red, White and Jew Shabbat Service at 6 p.m., featuring a program that highlights Jews of the American Revolution. For more information, call (949) 644-1999.