Barnes & Noble at Fashion Island hosts a book signing by Norma Zager, who will sign copies of her new book "Erin Brockovich and the Beverly Hills Greenscam" at 3:30 p.m. For more information, call (949) 718-0109.
Cover Me Badd Karaoke
La Cave, 1695 Irvine Ave., Costa Mesa, will host a karaoke night at 10 p.m. Thursdays where guests can sing with the house band for the night, Cover Me Badd. There is no cover and the event is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.myspace.com/lacave.
Southern California Art Projects and Exhibitions (scape), 2859 E. Coast Why., Corona del Mar, hosts "Sea Level," featuring new paintings by Danny Galieote. Other artists included are James David Thomas, Wolfgang Bloch and Brad Howe. The artists reception is from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday. For gallery hours and more information, call (949) 723-3406 or visit http://www.scapesite.com.
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.
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, holds its Friday night Shabbat Service at 6 p.m. in the Morgan Chapel. The service will be led by Rabbi Mark S. Miller, Rabbi Gersh Zylberman and Cantor Grant and will be followed by an Oneg Shabbat. Guests are welcome. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or visit http://www.tby.org.
International Food Fair
The fifth annual International Food Fair & Fundraiser is from 5 to 8 p.m. at TeWinkle Intermediate School, 3224 California Ave., Costa Mesa. Activities include a shuffle dance contest, carnival games, jazz band, a raffle and food.