Saturday's Calendar

June 01, 2012
  • SATURDAY: Capital Cities, the Los Angeles-based pop rock duo of Sebu Simonian and Ryan Merchant, headlines the Detroit Bar, 843 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa. Midi Matilda also performs. The 21-and-older show starts at 9 p.m. and tickets are $10. For more information, visit
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'Green Tie Exhibit'

The Environmental Nature Center, 1601 16th St., Newport Beach, has opened an art show featuring mixed media, sculpture and photography. Art pieces from the show will be auctioned off Saturday at a "Green Tie Affair" auction, with proceeds going to the ENC. The exhibit can be viewed by the public from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call (949) 645-8489.

'Junk in the Trunk'

The Costa Mesa Senior Center holds the "Junk in the Trunk" fundraiser. Pancakes and sausages will be available for $5 from 8 a.m. to noon, and the flea market is from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is in the parking lot at the Senior Center, 695 W. 19th St. Members pay $10 to reserve a spot and non-members pay $15. For more information, call (949) 645-2356.

Breakfast with Navy SEALs

As part of its Distinguished Speaker program, the Orange County Council of the Navy League of the United States will host a presentation by Navy SEALs assigned to Team Six, the most elite unit in the Navy's special forces wing. The event will follow a full buffet breakfast and social starting at 8:30 a.m., and is at the Costa Mesa Hilton, 3050 Bristol St. Cost to attend is $25 per person. For more information, call (949) 644-6105.


Co-Parenting Classes

Mariners Church, 5001 Newport Coast Drive, Irvine, presents classes on co-parenting, led by Elizabeth Bader, founder of Positive Co-Parenting. A day-long session will be given from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 2. There is a $49 fee to sign up. For more information, visit


Osprey Chicks

The Sea and Sage chapter of the Audubon Society takes a hike at 9 a.m. to visit osprey chicks that have hatched in the San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary. For more information, visit or call (949) 261-7963.

Music & Arts Festival

The second annual Music & Arts Festival is from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Heritage Museum, 3101 W. Harvard St., Santa Ana. The program will feature Chris Hillman, Herb Pedersen, Toulouse Engelhardt, Conjunto Los Pochos, and other bluegrass and big band sounds. For more information, call (714) 540-0404.

Green Tie Affair

The Environmental Nature Center, 1601 16th St., Newport Beach, holds its Green Tie Affair and 40th anniversary celebration, starting at 5 p.m. The event features an art auction to benefit the ENC. Tickets cost $125 each. For more information, visit

Beethoven's Ninth

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