October 06, 2011
  • TILL NOV. 18: Enjoy a variety of artwork from this summer's Festival of Arts exhibitors at the “Mixed Bag” exhibit at Wells Fargo Bank, 260 Ocean Ave. The gallery is on the bank's third floor. The artwork in this exhibit shows off a diverse range of styles and media.
TILL NOV. 18: Enjoy a variety of artwork from this summer's… (Coastline Pilot )

Till Oct. 23

'Shirley Valentine'

The Laguna Playhouse presents "Shirley Valentine," directed by Andrew Barnicle. The show is about an unhappy housewife who takes off to Greece with her best friend on a journey of self-discovery. Tickets are $30 to $65. For showtimes and more information, call (949) 497-2787 or visit


Great Plein Air Art Experience

The Crystal Cove Alliance hosts the Great Plein Air Art Experience from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Pre-registration required at or (949) 376-6200. Cost is $15 for day-use parking fee.

Taste of Aliso Niguel

The Taste of Aliso Niguel takes place from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Summit Office Campus, 101 Enterprise, Aliso Viejo. The annual event, organized by Parents for Aliso Niguel, raises money for school activities, booster clubs and facilities. Tickets are $35. For more information and tickets, visit

Hawks, Owls & Falcons

OC Parks and the Laguna Canyon Foundation host "Amazing Raptors: Hawks, Owls & Falcons" from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Nix Nature Center in Laguna Coast Wilderness Park. Space for this fun and educational event is limited. To sign up, visit



DimeStories Reading

DimeStories Open Mic holds its Second Sundays Readings at Salt Fine Art Gallery, 1492 S. Coast Hwy., Unit 3. Ed Kaufman will host. Bring three minutes of original writing to share with other writers and readers in attendance. Sign-ups to read are at 5 p.m.; readings begin at 5:30 p.m. For more information, email

Food Drive

The Laguna Presbyterian Church begins its October food drive to benefit the Laguna Relief and Resource Center Food Pantry. Collection boxes will be set up in Fellowship Hall, the patio and the church's office. Food items such as canned fruits and vegetables, pasta, peanut butter and jelly, and cooking oil are needed. For more information, call (949) 494-7555. The church is at 415 Forest Ave.

Craft Guild

The Laguna Craft Guild arts and crafts sale and exhibit is from 9 a.m. to sundown at the Main Beach cobblestones. For more information, visit


Dance Journey

Dance Journey is from 7:45 to 9:45 a.m. every Monday night at the Woman's Club, 286 St. Ann's Drive. Join Chore' Sircello and Billy Fried for an evening of free flow interpretive dancing, set to a variety of world rhythms and beats. Cost is $12.

Wednesdays until Nov. 9

Fundamental 15 Classes

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