Fire Education Breakfast
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, and the Jewish National Fund host a special breakfast at 8 a.m. on the recent fires in Israel. The event features guest speaker Chezi Levi, the chief training officer for the fire department in Haifa, Israel. The event is free, but reservations are required. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or visit http://www.tby.org.
Lunar New Year Celebration
The Year of the Rabbit will be celebrated in the Jewel Court, Level 1 at South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa. The ceremony includes refreshments, a "gift-with-purchase" ticket and more.
TILL FEB. 20
'A Midsummer Night's Dream'
The iconic Shakespeare play, "A Midsummer Night's Dream," plays at South Coast Repertory, 655 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.scr.org or call (714) 708-5555.
TILL FEB. 26
Cocoa Lounge Dessert Buffet
The Palm Terrace's Cocoa Lounge Desert Buffet runs Tuesday through Saturday from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Island Hotel, 690 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach. The buffet — which is $18 per person, tax and tip not included — features a variety of desserts by Executive Pastry Chef Michael Owens. Admission is free with a two- or more-course dinner at Palm Terrace restaurant.