Mixing It Up
The Costa Mesa and Huntington Beach Chambers of Commerce hold a joint mixer from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Seasons 52, 3333 Bristol St., Costa Mesa. Members pay $10 and prospective members pay $20 to get in. For more information, call (714) 885-9090 or go to http://www.costamesachamber.com.
Meet the Researcher
The Roman Reed Foundation presents "An Evening with Dr.. Hans Keirstead," a celebration of the UC Irvine researcher's groundbreaking work into stem cell treatment for spinal chord injuries. The event is at the Sue & Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center at UCI. Dr. Keirstead will give a lecture at 7:15 p.m., following a VIP reception at 5:30 p.m. and a public reception at 6:30 p.m. Tickets cost $150 for the VIP reception, the lecture and a tour of the laboratory, and $50 for the public reception, lecture and lab tour. Students pay $20. To register, go to http://www.eveningwithhanskeirstead.com.