This enrollment/comparison clinic will assist individuals with evaluating different coverages and how to make the necessary changes if needed. Appointments are scheduled every half hour beginning at 10 a.m. through 1 p.m. at the Susi Q Senior Center's computer lab. Please bring bottles of current prescription medications (in a brown paper bag), information on your existing health plan (need to bring all necessary cards) and the name and address of your current pharmacy. To register, call (949) 497-2441.
ZeroTrash Laguna celebrates its fourth birthday with its 48th consecutive cleanup from 10 a.m. to noon. There are five locations: Hobie Sports, Laguna Beach High School, Thalia Surf Shop, El Ranchito and United Studios of Self Defense. For more information, call (949) 275-2615 or email Chip@ZeroTrash.org.
The sixth annual Harvest Faire festival will be from noon to 4 p.m. at Journey School, 27102 Foxborough, Aliso Viejo. The afternoon includes vendors, crafts, games and food. Attendees are encouraged to dress up in renaissance costumes. Proceeds will benefit the school.
Memoir Author Speaks
Author Sharrie Williams will speak at 5 p.m. at Laguna Beach Books, 1200 S. Coast Hwy. Williams wrote the family memoir "The Maybelline Story … and The Spirited Family Dynasty Behind It." The event also gives attendees the chance to talk with members of the American Assn. of University Women — Laguna Beach.
Wine Tasting & Auction
SEEDS is hosting a wine tasting and auction from 6 to 9 p.m. at Anneliese Schools' Willowbrook Campus, 20062 Laguna Canyon Road. The event features entertainment by the Ken Garcia Band and tango dancers. Argentinian food and wine will be provided by Maro Wood Grill. Tickets are $75. Register online at seedsed.org.
Fall Boutique at Church
The United Methodist Women of Laguna Beach United Methodist Church will host a Fall Boutique from 11:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the church's Healton Hall, 21632 Wesley Drive. The sale includes baked goods, crafts, gently used clothing and more. Proceeds will benefit the UMW's mission outreach.
Woman's Club Event
The Woman's Club of Laguna Beach is holding its "Women Artists Fall Boutique" from noon to 5 p.m. at the clubhouse, 286 St. Ann's Drive. Art, jewelry, photography and home décor will be for sale. Admission is free.
'Let Food Be Your Medicine'
Dr. Dave of Transition Laguna will lead a workshop on "healing foods" from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 1215 Bluebird Canyon Drive. The $25 cost includes the food lesson and lunch. Call to reserve your spot: (414) 303-4796.
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.
Conservancy Dinner Meeting
The Laguna Canyon Conservancy hosts a dinner meeting at 6 p.m. at Tivoli Terrace, 650 Laguna Canyon Road. Dinner tickets are $10 for members and $15 for non-members. Reservations are required by Saturday. To RSVP, call (949) 494-6465.
Living and Dying Workshop
The HeartWay founder Andrea Deerheart presents a lecture for parents and caregivers on how to talk with children about their fear of death from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Anneliese School's Willowbrook Campus, 20062 Laguna Canyon Road. Cost is $20. Register at http://www.seedsed.org.
Fundamental 15 Classes
Private chef Maryann Minck and dietitian Melanie Silverman host the Fundamental 15 program at 7:30 p.m. at the Boys & Girls Club, 1085 Laguna Canyon Road. Learn how to lose weight and change your relationship with food. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jewish Cultural Literacy
Rabbi Eli Goorevitch of Chabad Jewish Center is leading a six-course session called "Fascinating Facts: Exploring the Myths and Mysteries of Judaism" from 7 to 8:30 p.m. each Wednesday at the center, 30804 S. Coast Hwy. Interested students should call (949) 499-0770 or visit http://www.myJLI.com.
Exchange Club Meeting
Susan McNeal Velasquez, author of "Beyond Intellect," will speak at the Exchange Club meeting, from 12:15 to 1:30 p.m. at the Watermarc Restaurant, 448 S. Coast Hwy. Cost for non-members is $20 and includes lunch. For more information, call Katy Moss at (949) 494-0703 or Jim Rue at (949) 494-6684.
Garden Club Meeting
Horticulturist Ruben Flores will share his "tricks of the trade" for holiday gardens at the Laguna Beach Garden Club meeting at Tankersley Hall in the Laguna Presbyterian Church, 415 Forest Ave. The meeting begins with social time at 9:30 a.m., Flores will speak at 10:30 a.m.
Christmas at Roger's Gardens
Support the Festival of Arts and Pageant of the Masters at a Christmas-themed event at 5:30 p.m. at Roger's Gardens, 2301 San Joaquin Hills Road. A $20 donation per person will go to the Festival, as well as a percentage of sales that night. Enjoy live music and champagne as you peruse Christmas ornaments, tree themes, gifts and more. There's limited space, so RSVP by calling (949) 721-2100 ext. 479 or email BillieB@rogersgardens.com.
Veterans Day Ceremony
The American Legion Laguna Beach Post 222 will put on a Veterans Day ceremony at 11 a.m. at Legion Hall, 384 Legion St. The keynote speaker is Judge David O. Carter, a U.S. district court judge. Arrive early; seating is limited. For more information, call Richard Moore at (949) 376-6340 or Dave Connell at (949) 494-2065.
World Hunger Bowl
The World Hunger Bowl event will be from 6 to 10 p.m. at Aliso Creek Inn and Golf Course, 31106 S. Coast Hwy. Proceeds benefit the Laguna Relief and Resource Center. Food will be provided by French 75, Sundried Tomato, Watermarc, Sapphire and K'ya Bistro. For more information, contact Faye Chapman at (949) 280-2885 or FayeChapman01@gmail.com or visit http://www.worldhungerbowl.org.
Weekend at Nix Nature Center
Orange County Parks and the Laguna Canyon Foundation host "American Indian Stories, Toys and Games" from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Nix Nature Center in Laguna Coast Wilderness Park. The afternoon includes making American Indian toys and games to take home. Space is limited. Sign up at http://www.lagunacanyon.org.
Sapphire Food Fare
The second Sapphire Food Fare of the year will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Anne School in Laguna Niguel, 32451 Bear Brand Road. The event is a farmers market for the family, and chefs and health experts will be on hand to give advice on how to eat healthier.
Addiction Support Group
Laguna Beach Net-Works is hosting a monthly support group from 7 to 9 p.m. for people whose family members struggle with addiction. The meeting is at 303 Broadway, Suite 107. For more information, contact Don Sciortino at (949) 328-7230 or email@example.com.
The American Legion and VFW of Laguna Beach is hosting a Thanksgiving dinner/social. The social begins at 6 p.m., with dinner at 7 p.m. Bring a dish to go with the main course of turkey. RSVP to Diane Connell at (949) 494-2065 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Holiday Tree Lighting
Enjoy a community open house and the start of the holiday season with a tree lighting at 5 p.m. at Montage Laguna Beach, 30801 S. Coast Hwy. Children can take pictures with Santa, and there will be live music and seasonal food and beverages. RSVP to MLBRSVP@montagehotels.com or call (949) 715-6420.