The 10th annual Irvine Global Village Festival is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Bill Barber Park, 4 Civic Center Plaza, Irvine. There will be free admission, parking and shuttles. Food tickets may be purchased at the festival. For more information, go to http://www.cityofirvine.org/globalvillage/.
With My Own Two Hands, a local nonprofit, will hold a "Paddle It Forward" paddleout for charity at 10 a.m. at 3300 Via Lido, Newport Beach. Paddlers will collect trash from the water while completing a yoga class on their boards. With My Own Two Hands will use the proceeds to donate beds, mattresses, desks and supplies for school children to the Nissi Orphanage in Kenya. For more information, go to http://www.wepay.com/tickets/
Performers from Southland Opera will present an interactive program, "Adventures in Song and Story," to encourage children to enjoy operas, musicals and other forms of music. The show will feature Hansel and Gretel and the Three Little Maids, among other characters. The event is at 11 a.m. in the Friends Meeting Room, Central Library branch, 1000 Avocado Ave., Newport Beach. Adults must accompany children. For information, call (949) 717-3860 or go to http://www.newportbeachlibrary.org.