ABC's two-hour season premiere of "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition," which features children from local nonprofit Boys Hope Girls Hope, will be screened at 6 p.m. at Lido Theatre in Newport Beach. Cost is $10.
Love And Other Appetites
Poets Lee Mallory and Danielle Mitchell perform at 8 p.m. at Alta Coffee House, 506 31st. St., Newport Beach. The event is free and features a musical performance by Marisa Predisik. For more information, call (949) 675-0233.
Rosh Chodesh Celebration
The Women of Temple Bat Yahm will celebrate the new month of Kislev at a Rosh Chodesh Celebration and Women's Discussion Group at 7 p.m. at the home of Rabbi Rayna Gevurtz and Rabbi Gersh Zylberman. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or contact email@example.com.
Veterans Day Tribute
Orange Coast College, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa, salutes the nation's veterans in a Veterans Day Tribute at noon in the Orange Coast College Amphitheatre, adjacent to the Fine Arts Building. The program, titled "Semper Grati" or "Forever Grateful," features a full honor guard, vocal performances and refreshments. For more information on the free event, visit http://www.orangecoastcollege.edu.
Blue Beet Café, 107 21st Place, Newport Beach, hosts an open mic night with Tim Carr and friends from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. For more information, call (949) 675-2338.
Nello's Italian Family Night
Nello Cucina at South Coast Plaza presents Italian Family Night from
6 to 9:30 p.m. Create your own combo of pasta and house-made sauce for $8.95; Italian wine for $5, complemented by live Italian music from Enzo Selvaggi. Reservations are required. For more information, call (714) 540-3365.
Antonia A Shoe Boutique at Corona del Mar Plaza kicks off the holiday shopping season early with a storewide sale. From 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., shoppers will receive 25% off all regular-priced merchandise, along with a free gift wrap. For more information, call (949) 644-6910.
Macy's at South Coast Plaza hosts a cooking demonstration by Ming Tsai, a contestant on Next Iron Chef. Tsai will demonstrate recipes from his new cookbook "Simply Ming, One-Pot Meals: Quick, Healthy & Affordable Recipes." The event is at 6 p.m. and a $5 donation is requested for Second Harvest Food Bank. For more information, call (714) 708-3333.