9/11 10th Anniversary Events
9 a.m. to 11 a.m.: City of Costa Mesa 9/11 commemoration, U.S. Army Reserve Base, Air National Guard, 2651 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa.
10 a.m.: Service of remembrance and hope, with guest speaker Imam Sayed Moustafa Al-Qazwini of the Islamic Educational Center of Orange County. The event is at Fairview Community Church, 2525 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa.
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Lyon Air Museum commemorating 9/11 by offering free admission on Sunday to all first responders, such as police officers, firefighters, emergency medical technicians, 911 operators and dispatchers. The museum is at 19300 Ike Jones Road.
7 p.m.: "Requiem: A Concert of Hope and Remembrance," Newport Harbor Lutheran Church, 798 Dover Drive, Newport Beach. Donations of $20 for tickets. For more information, call (949) 548-3621 or go to http://www.nhlcs.org.
7 p.m.: "Sorrow, Resilience & Hope," 9/11 memorial concert, St. James Anglican Church, 3209 Via Lido, Newport Beach. Admission is free. For more information, call (949) 675-0210 or go to http://www.stjamesnb.org.
Coastline Car Classic
Eighth annual Corona del Mar Coastline Car Classic is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Corona del Mar State Beach, 3029 Breakers Drive. Car exhibitor price is $50. General admission is $10 and $150 for VIP. For more information, go to http://www.coastlinecarclassic.com.
A "Blessing of the Backpacks" will take place from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Corona del Mar Community Church, 611 Heliotrope Ave. School children of various ages are encouraged to bring along their backpacks.
Opening of OCC Theatre
The Orange Coast College Theatre Department opens its 2011-12 season with "Seascape with Sharks and Dancer," by playwright Don Nigro. Friday night show is at 7:30 p.m., Drama Lab Studio Theatre, OCC, 2701 Fairview College. Advance tickets are $6 and tickets at the door are $8. Call (714) 432-5880 or go to http://www.occtickets.com.
Men and women interested in walking with a group can join the Newport Mesa Walking Club at 9 a.m. Monday through Saturday and 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday at Hospital Road and Superior Avenue in Newport Beach. To join, call Loyda at (949) 650-0084.
Ease Money Troubles
Free seminar, "Easy Ways to Eliminate Worries about Money," takes place from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Serrano Apts. Clubhouse, 100 Wycliffe, Irvine. Space is limited. Call Selina Jackson, at (714) 309-4824, to reserve a place.
MONDAY TILL OCT. 31
'It's Your Money' Workshops
Peter Kote will be leading the eight weeks of the free "It's Your Money" workshops from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Mondays at the Newport Beach Public Library, 1000 Avocado Ave. The workshops promise to "provide attendees with education and practical solutions to financial and estate planning issues, so they can be in charge of their estates during their lifetimes and beyond," according to a release. No reservations are needed and attendance at all workshops is not mandatory. For more information, call (949) 548-2411 or visit http://www.nbplfoundation.org.
Succeeding in Tough Times
Muldoon's Irish Pub owner Ron Schwartz will give a lunchtime talk at noon at the venue on "How to Succeed in Challenging Times." His talk will be the first of four in a series, "WTBY Presents," presented by the Women of Reform Judaism of Temple Bat Yahm. Admission is $25 and includes lunch. For reservations, call the temple at (949) 644-1999. Muldoon's is at 202 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach.
A job fair and conference, organized by the Orange County Chapter of the Project Management Institute, is scheduled for 3 p.m. at the Wyndham Orange County Hotel, 3350 Avenue of the Arts, Costa Mesa. The event is geared for executives, analysts, project managers and people interested in project management. Those with a project management credential can earn four units through attending the conference and job fair. Cost to register in advance ranges from $15 to $50. For more information, visit http://www.pmi-oc.org.
Author Lisa See will give a talk at the Newport Beach Public Library on her new novel, "Dreams of Joy," presented un the Newport Beach Library Foundation's "Library Live" series. See will talk at 7p.m. and sign books at 8 p.m. in the Central Library branch, 1000 Avocado Ave., Newport beach. Suggested donation is $10. First-come, first-served seating. Call (949) 548-2411, or go to http://www.nbplfoundation.org, for information.