TODAY: Sawdust Art Festival, shown, and Art-A-Fair will open their doors at 10 a.m. today with a variety of art and crafts for sale, food and entertainment. Sawdust is at 935 Laguna Canyon Road; Art-A-Fair is at 777 Laguna Canyon Road. The ACT V parking lot also opens with free trolley service all over town.
SATURDAY: Women of all ages are invited to share the joy of being feminine at the first annual Festival of Goddesses from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Bridge Hall, Neighborhood Congregational Church, 340 St. Ann's Drive. .It will be a day of musical performances, an all-star panel of authors discussing women's issues, a fashion show, boutiques, a free makeover, silent auction, dancing and gourmet snacks presented by gorgeous male servers. $45 per person. Tickets on line at http://www.festivalofgoddesses.com or call Yamini Redewill at (949) 494-0294.
SUNDAY: Learn about the history of the Golden State from Glenna Matthews, resident historian, who will speak at 10:30 a.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship about her forthcoming book, "The Golden State in the Civil War." After the service, stay for a sandwich lunch. The $5 donation will provide meals for the homeless. The Fellowship is located at 429 Cypress Dr. All are cordially invited.