Sherman Library and Gardens is hosting the Orange Empire Bonsai Society’s Annual Bonsai Show. The Bonsai Show is taking place on Saturday and Sunday, August 6th, and 7th. This is a great way to learn about the art and history of bonsai. There will many display examples to view provided by the Orange Empire Bonsai Society. Bonsai trees follow the character of old trees in nature using trees grown in containers. There will be talks, workshops and society members will be on hand throughout the show to answer questions. The show runs from 10:30am to 4pm on both days. For more information, see their website at: https://thesherman.org/event/bonsai-show-2/
Crystal Cove is a group of luxury developments in the Newport Coast section of Newport Beach. Crystal Cove is also home to the Crystal Cove State Park and Beach, with 3.2 miles of coastline, 18 miles of trails and 1,400-acre marine park. Located at 22 Scenic Bluff, this 5,300 square foot home is part of the Coral Canyoncommunity. This seven-bedroom, eight-bathroom home was built in 2001. Attention to detail can be seen in the spiral staircase, custom wall treatments and marble foyer. There are two casitas on the property each with private entrances. The home has far reaching views of the Pacific Ocean, Catalina Island, Palos Verdes, city night lights and beautiful sunsets. This home sits on a large 12,600 square foot piece of property with a cul-de-sac setting. Outdoors, homeowners will enjoy an infinity edge pool, outdoor fireplaces, and built-in barbeque. Coral Canyon residents, like all Crystal Cove residents, are invited to join in all the resort style activities offered at the Canyon Club Recreational Center, which acts as the social hub of the area. Coral Canyon is a 24-hour guard gated community with just 28 estates.
Newport Beach is the oldest beach front city in Orange County. Newport Beach is ideally situated between Los Angeles and San Diego. The population of Newport Beach is approximately 85,000. Located at 17 Goodwill Court, this condo is part of the Newport Crest development. Unit 38 has two bedrooms and three bathrooms and was built in 1973. Attention to detail can be seen in the hardwood floors, crown moldings and built-in appliances. The unit has an attached two-car garage. There are three balconies with the unit. There are views of the Pacific Ocean, the coastline, city night lights and stunning sunsets. Newport Crest is in the Newport Heights area. There are 460 condos in the development with eight different floor plans. Among the amenities offered in Newport Crest are a swimming pool, spa, and tennis court. Residents are just two blocks from the beach.