The sixth annual Comerica Bank Women's Business Symposium is from 7:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa, 900 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach. The cost to register is $150. Proceeds will benefit Girls Inc. For more information, visit http://www.comerica.com/wbs.
'Educate and Act!'
U.S. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Costa Mesa) will be the featured speaker at a meeting of the Newport Harbor Republican Women. The group will meet from 10 a.m. to noon at the home of Tana Sherwood, 10 Sandy Cove, Newport Coast. Reservations are required. For more information, email J.T. Geehr at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (949) 280-5364.
National Public Gardens Day
In observance of National Public Gardens Day, the Sherman Library & Gardens, at 2647 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, will offer free admission from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call (949) 673-2261 or visit http://www.slgardens.org.
Geometry and the Universe
Orange Coast College's Physics, Engineering and Math Students (PEMS) will sponsor "A Geometric Theory of Everything," a presentation by theoretical physicist Garrett Lisi. The event is at 4 p.m. in the OCC Science Hall. OCC is at 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa.
Open Studio-Salon Night
Steven Kirsch will be the featured artist at an open studio and salon night hosted by Michaell Magrutsche, from 6 to 9 p.m., at his studio, 245 Marsala, Newport Beach. For more information, visit http://www.michaellart.com.
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
Summer Sample Sale
Baumvision will have its Summer Sample Sale from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. The sale is at Baumvision's headquarters, 3100 Pullman St., Unit C, Costa Mesa.
FRIDAY TILL SUNDAY
'Wings of Freedom'
The "Wings of Freedom Tour," featuring World War II era military planes such as a B-17 Flying Fortress, a B-24 Liberator and a P-51 Mustang, will be landing around 2 p.m. Friday at the Lyon Air Museum, 19300 Ike Jones Road, Santa Ana. To book a flight on one of these planes, call (800) 568-8924.
TILL MAY 26