THURSDAY, JANUARY 13, 2005
January 13, 2005. Calling all fans of the Magic Tree House series! Join the Magic Tree House Young Readers Club as they discuss book #22, Revolutionary War on Wednesday. Please RSVP to 714/897-6201 to ensure enough supplies for everyone! Time: 5 p.m. Location: Barnes & Noble, 7881 Edinger Avenue, #110, Huntington Beach, California 92647. Cost: Free admission. Call: (714) 897-8781.
January 13, 2005 Kids - Evening Storytime at Tabby Storytime Theater. Bring your children for entertainment such as songs, fingerplays, stories and more. Kids can wear their pajamas! Time: 7:00 p.m. Location: Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave. Cost: Free. Call: (714) 375-5107. Location: 7111 Talbert Avenue, Huntington Beach, California.
January 13, 2005 Movies all day at Mann Pierside 6 Cinemas - NOW PLAYING: Finding Neverland (PG, 106 min.) Starring: Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, Julie Christie, Dustin Hoffman, Radha Mitchell. 11:20am | 1:50pm | 4:30pm | 7:10pm | 9:40pm; The Incredibles (PG, 120 min.) Mr. Incredible is the patriarch of a dysfunctional superhero family forced into quiet retirement in the suburbs by a spate of liability lawsuits. Pixar animated film.12:40pm | 3:20pm; Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (PG, 113 min.) Film follows the three orphan Baudelaire kids -- Violet, 14, Klaus, 12, and baby Sunny -- who are taken in by a series of peculiar people such as the dastardly Count Olaf (Jim Carrey), who's determined to steal their inheritance.11:00am | 1:40pm | 4:20pm | 7:00pm | 9:30pm; The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (R, 118 min.) Bill Murray plays an eccentric and renowned oceanographer joined by Ned Plimpton (Owen Wilson), a young man who claims to be the seaman's long-lost son and Zissou's co-producer (and estranged wife), Eleanor (Angelica Huston). 12:20pm | 4:10pm | 7:20pm | 10:10pm; National Treasure (PG, 125 min.) 6:20pm | 9:20pm; Spanglish (PG-13, 128 min.) A beautiful Mexican woman becomes the housekeeper for the affluent, yet troubled, Clasky family (headed by Adam Sandler and Téa Leoni). 12:30pm | 3:30pm | 6:30pm | 9:50pm; White Noise (PG-13, 101 min.) Starring: Michael Keaton, Deborah Unger, Chandra West 11:40am | 2:20pm | 5:00pm | 7:30pm | 10:00pm. Cost: $9/adult, $6.25/child, senior, $6.50/matinee before 6 p.m. Location: 300 Pacific Coast Highway, #203, Huntington Beach, CA 92648 Call: (714) 969-3151.
January 13, 2005 Movies - Edwards Charter 5 - NOW PLAYING - The Aviator Rated (PG-13) • 2 hrs. 35 min. A biographical chronicle starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett, Kate Beckinsale, Gwen Stefani and Adam Scottwhich charts the early years of famous tycoon, Howard Hughes. (4:00), 8:00; Fat Albert Rated (PG) • 1 hr. 40 min. Live-action version of the Saturday morning television cartoon (1972-85) following the misadventures of a group of adolescent boys growing up in a Philadelphia neighborhood. (3:10), 7:30, 9:55; Meet the Fockers Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 54 min. Starring Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Dustin Hoffman, Blythe Danner, Teri Polo. Now that Greg Focker is in with his soon-to-be in-laws, Jack and Dina Byrnes, it looks like smooth sailing for him and his fiancée, Pam. But that's before Pam's parents meet Greg's parents, Bernie and Roz Focker. (4:15), 7:20, 10:05; Ocean's Twelve Rated (PG-13) • 2 hrs. 5 min. Brad Pitt, George Clooney, Matt Damon, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Andy Garcia star in this drama in which each one of the infamous Ocean's crew has tried to go straight after splitting the $160 million take. (3:25), 7:15, 10:20; The Phantom of the Opera Rated (PG-13) • 2 hrs. 23 min. Gerard Butler, Emmy Rossum, Patrick Wilson, Minnie Driver and Miranda Richardson star in this tale of a disfigured musical genius who haunts the catacombs beneath the Paris Opera, waging a reign of terror over its occupants. (3:30), 7:00, 10:15. Ticket price: $6.50/matinee; $9/adult; $7/student; $6.50/senior; $6/child. Location: Edwards Charter Centre 5, 7822 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach, CA 92647. Call: 714-841-0770.
January 13, 2005 Band - Irie Reggae Thursdays featuring Dakeye and the Detour Posse and other guest bands. Two live reggae bands for a $5 cover charge! For band info call 310-809-5810. Time: 9:30 p.m. Location: Kozmos, 17208 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92649. Call: (562) 592-2200.
January 13, 2005 Band - Live music featuring alternating steel drum or jazz band from 7 to 10 p.m. at Chimayo at the Beach. Location: 315 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92648, at the Beach at the Huntington Pier. Cost: No cover. Call: (714) 374-7273.
January 13, 2005 Band - Acoustic Music at Mahé. Location: 1400 Pacific Coast Hwy Seal Beach, CA 90740. Call: (562) 431-3022.
January 13, 2005 Club 80s with 80s music, 80s clothes, 80s prices with 1/2 priced drinks and everything under 4 bucks. Doors open 8pm. Free before 10pm. $5 after 10pm. Free with college ID Free dressed in the 80s age 21 and Over. Location: Liquid Lounge, 7887 Center Ave., Huntington Beach, California 92647 Call: (714) 892-0294. www.liquidloungenightclub.com
January 13, 2005 Club Lyxs with Nonpareilyx at Hurricanes Bar & Grill. Time: 8 p.m. Cost: Free. Location: 200 Main Street Suite 201 Huntington Beach, Ca 92648. Call: (714) 374-0500.
January 13, 2005 Band - Jazz / Standards presenting Liz Shockley with Straight Ahead Jazz. Steve Cotter, guitar, Harry Smith, bass and Denny Dennis, drums. Special Guest artist, Llew Matthews, on keyboards. Time: 7:30 p.m. No cover: $10/minimum order per person. Full dining till 10 p.m. Location: Martini Blues Supper Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue. ).
January 13, 2005 Band - Chain Reaction appearing in the Back Porch includes dance - Jazz, swing, soul, Motown, funk, disco. Time: 8:30 p.m. No cover: $10/minimum order per person. Full dining till 10 p.m. Location: Martini Blues Supper Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue. ).
January 13, 2005 Standup Comedy in Legends Room presents the Ultimate Laff-Down IV Comedy Competition Semi-finals #2 (laffdown.com) Time: 8:30 p.m. $10 cover: $10/minimum order per person. Full dining till 10 p.m. Location: Martini Blues Supper Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue. ).
January 13, 2005 - Bands - Open Jam Night at Perqs. Time: 8 PM - 1 AM. Location: 117 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Call: (714) 960-9996.
January 13, 2005 Live Music - Lony Hauff plays the music and songs you remember best on the finest accordian in the West. It's a bit of the Old World charm at Rathskellar Pub and Restaurant. Location: 7561 Center Avenue. Cost: Free. Phone: (714) 894-6612.
January 13, 2005 Live Band - Parkai Moon at Tumbleweeds Bar & Grill. Begins after 8 p.m. Location: 21094 S. Beach Boulevard, Huntington Beach, CA, Call: (714) 960-2776. www.tumbleweedshb.com
This calendar does not guarantee accuracy of information as events are subject to change.