Empowering UCI Students Through the Gift of Music

September 29, 2023

UC Irvine students with a passion for music, regardless of their major, now have an exciting opportunity to apply for scholarships, all thanks to a generous $100,000 pledge from The Drake Gives, a charitable organization founded by Alec Glasser, a distinguished commercial developer and restaurateur. “We believe that music is a fundamental part of the soul and it can be applied in many different contexts,” Glasser says. These scholarships are aimed at supporting students who envision integrating music into their future careers.Glasser, the proud owner of The Drake Restaurant in Laguna Beach, traces his own musical journey back to his school…

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Discover the Art of Brush Pen Calligraphy at Hadley & Ren!

August 07, 2023

Unleash your creativity with brush pen calligraphy at Hadley & Ren's upcoming workshops on Sunday, August 13. There are two sessions available, one from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and the other from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets are $85 each and non-refundable, so be sure to free up your schedule for this fantastic opportunity.Whether you're a seasoned artist or a beginner seeking a new creative outlet, this workshop is perfect for you. Learn how to use a brush pen, master lettering basics, word composition, and more! Plus, take home your very own custom dot journal and bookmark to…

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The Brand-New Discovery Cube Sea Lab & Ocean Encounter

July 21, 2023

Dive into a world of wonder and conservation at Discovery Cube Orange County's newest addition: The Discovery Cube Sea Lab & Ocean Encounter. This incredible exhibit offers a chance to connect with the marine life just beneath the surface and instills a sense of responsibility to protect our precious coastal resources.Get ready to experience the magic of the ocean up close and personal! The Sea Lab features a coastal tidepool touch tank and a shark and ray tank, providing a unique opportunity to interact with these fascinating creatures.But that's not all! For a limited time this summer, you and your…

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Jean Stern’s Lecture on Post-Impressionism at the Hilbert Temporary

June 23, 2023

Join an exciting lecture by Jean Stern on Post-Impressionism at the Hilbert Temporary, located at 216 E. Chapman Ave in downtown Orange. This event will take place on Wednesday, June 28 at 6 p.m., so be sure to secure your seat early as seating is extremely limited, with only 40 seats available.Admission to the lecture is $10, and it is free for Chapman students, faculty, and staff. Jean Stern, director emeritus of The Irvine Museum and a renowned art history expert, will delve into the world of Post-Impressionism and its differences from Impressionism. Through a visually engaging presentation, he will…

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Join the 2nd Annual Free Helmet Giveaway at The Shops at Mission Viejo

May 17, 2023

The Shops at Mission Viejo is excited to announce the return of the highly anticipated 2nd Annual Free Helmet Giveaway, in partnership with Providence Mission Hospital. Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 20, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will take place at The Shops at Mission Viejo, specifically in the Center Court on Level 1, near Old Navy. This event aims to promote safe bike riding among children aged two to seventeen. In an effort to reduce bike-related injuries, Providence Mission Hospital's trauma team will generously distribute 500 multi-sport black helmets to children attending the event, while supplies…

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