Saturday's Calendar

April 06, 2012


Local Easter Events

Torelli Realty will host its annual Egg Hunt from 9:30 a.m. to noon at Tanager Park, 1780 Hummingbird Drive, Costa Mesa. The event will be open to the community.

The Orange County Marketplace will present its sixth annual Easter Festival and Treasure Hunt from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the O.C. Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa. For more information, go to, or call (949) 723-6660.


Newport Dunes will host an egg hunt at 9 a.m. at the Marina Pavilion and an Easter Crafts event at 1 p.m. at the Clubhouse. Newport Dunes is at 1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 729-3863 or visit

From 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Mesa Verde United Methodist Church hosts an Easter egg hunt and lunch. The cost to attend is $5 per family or $3 per individual. The church is at 1701 Baker St., Costa Mesa.

Mariners Church in Irvine will have Easter services at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. The church's Irvine campus is at 5001 Newport Coast Drive.

Mariner's Church in Irvine will also host two Easter Egg "scrambles," a daytime one at 3:30 p.m. and a nighttime one at 7:30 p.m, as part of an event where Mariners will hide 50,000 Easter Eggs for small children who will be taking part in scrambles at the church's three campuses in Orange County. Evening participants should bring a flashlight.

Community Clean-Up

The ZeroTrash Corona del Mar chapter meets at 10 a.m. at Avila's El Ranchito Mexican Restaurant, 2515 E. Coast Hwy., CdM, on the first Saturday of each month. The group will disperse for two hours of clean-up work and then meet back up at El Ranchito's at noon. For more information, go to

Donation Drive

The CARE Club at Orange Coast College will be collecting gently used clothes, household goods, electronics, sporting equipment and furniture in Parking Lot C, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.. The club is collaborating with Goodwill of Orange County to raise funds for scholarships and funds for Goodwill's Community Youth Donation Drive. OCC is at 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa.

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