Keith Nelson, an emeritus professor of history at UC Irvine who directs UCI's program in Religious Studies, will talk about how an historian approaches searches for secular and religious truths. The 7 p.m. lecture will follow a soup dinner, at 6 p.m., at St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, 3233 Pacific View Drive, Corona del Mar.
Adult Ed at the Temple
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, hosts an Adult Education Lay Leader Series session with James Rotondo on how to navigate the Internet and social networking. Bring your own laptop. The session starts at 7 p.m. in the Marcus Library at TBY. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or go to http://www.tby.org.
The Irvine Barclay Theatre and Arts Orange County present "Traveling Light," a performance by London's National Theatre about Hollywood moguls with Eastern European roots. The show, which was taped in front of a live audience at the National, will be screened at 7:15 p.m. at the Irvine Barclay Theatre, 4242 Campus Drive. General admission tickets cost $20. For more information, go to http://www.thebarclay.org.
Paso Robles Grand Tasting Tour
The Paso Robles wine county is coming to the Newport Beach area for a series of wine-related events. For information and tickets to the various events, visit http://www.pasowine.com.
Free flu shots
The Marque Urgent Care medical clinic, 2075 San Joaquin Hills Road, Newport Beach, will be giving free flu shots. The clinic is open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on weekdays and from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. For more information, call (949) 760-9222 or go to http://www.marquemedical.com.
'The Servant of Two Masters'
Vanguard University's theater arts department will stage a production of "The Servant of Two Masters," by Carlo Goldoni, at the campus' Lyceum Theater. General admission tickets cost $14. Vanguard University is at 55 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa. For showtimes and more information, go to http://www.vanguardtickets.com or call (714) 668-6145.
7 Fingers performs "Traces," which "combines awe-inspiring acrobatics with infectious urban energy," according to a press release. Tickets start at $15 for the show, which is at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Segerstrom Hall. For more information, visit http://www.scfta.org.
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'Nunsense' and 'Nunsense A-Men'
The Costa Mesa Playhouse, 661 Hamilton St., stages two versions of the same play, "Nunsense," featuring an all-female cast, and "Nunsense A-Men," featuring an all-male cast. Shows are Friday through Sunday. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.costamesaplayhouse.org.