MONDAY, JANUARY 24, 2005
January 24, 2005. Join storyteller Miss Susannah as she reads some of her favorite stories at Pajamarama children’s story time. Time: 7:00 p.m. Location: Barnes & Noble, 7881 Edinger Avenue, #110, Huntington Beach, California 92647. Cost: Free admission. Call: (714) 897-8781.
January 24, 2005 Writer's Workshop - Writing for Children. Learn how to write books for children and the best way to get your works published. Speakers Stephanie Jacob Gordon and Judith Ross Endelre have 80 books published between them and are both are board members of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. Topics include: developing story ideas, formatting your manuscript, reading the current marketplace, submitting to agents and editors and finding local writing groups. Location: Huntington Beach Central Library, Conference Room B. Time: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Presale tickets $7 (are on sale at Children's Desk), $10 at the door. Call: (714) 375-5107. Location: 7111 Talbert Avenue, Huntington Beach, California. www.hbpl.org
January 24, 2005 Movies all day at Mann Pierside 6 Cinemas - NOW PLAYING: Are We There Yet? (PG, 94 min.) Nick (Ice Cube), a smooth operator, gallantly offers to drive Suzanne's (Nia Long) kids to see her. 11:30am | 2:00pm | 4:30pm | 7:00pm | 9:30pm; Assault on Precinct 13 (2005) (R, 109 min.) Starring: Ethan Hawke, Laurence Fishburne, Maria Bello, Brian Dennehy, Drea de Matteo. An action-packed classic of an under-manned Detroit police precinct on its last day of operation that finds itself under siege. 11:20am | 2:00pm | 4:40pm | 7:20pm | 10:00pm; Elektra (PG-13, 97 min.) 11:50am | 2:20pm | 4:50pm | 7:10pm | 9:40pm; Finding Neverland (PG, 106 min.) 11:10am | 1:50pm | 4:20pm | 6:50pm | 9:20pm; Racing Stripes (PG, 94 min.) 11:30am | 1:30pm | 4:00pm | 6:40pm | 9:10pm; White Noise (PG-13, 101 min.) PG-13 (101 min.) Starring: Michael Keaton in a supernatural suspense thriller. Jonathan Rivers' peaceful existence is shattered by the unexplained disappearance and death of his wife. 12:00pm | 2:30pm | 5:00pm | 7:30pm | 9:50pm. 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 24, 2005 Movies - Edwards Charter 5 - NOW PLAYING - The Aviator Rated (PG-13) • 2 hrs. 35 min. (3:40), 7:45; Coach Carter Rated (PG-13) • 2 hrs. 14 min. This is the true story of high school basketball coach Ken Carter, who in 1999 benched his entire undefeated basketball team for poor grades. (3:45), 7:00, 10:10; In Good Company Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 50 min. Genre: Comedy, Drama Cast: Dennis Quaid, Topher Grace, Scarlett Johansson. (3:30), 7:35, 10:20; 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; Sideways Rated (R) • 2 hrs. 3 min. A wine tasting road trip to salute Jack's final days as a bachelor careens woefully sideways as he and Miles, the comically mismatched pair, hit the gas en route to mid-life crises. (3:15), 7:05, 10:00. 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 24, 2005 Band -Surf night with live music and surf films at Gallagher’s. Gallagher’s Pub and Grill in Huntington Beach CA, located right off Main Street behind Huntington Surf and Sport surf shop. Music starts about 9:45 till closing time. Monday nights. Very cheep cover! 21+ Big crowd, so get there early. Time: 10 p.m. $3/ Cover. Gallagher's Pub, 300 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA. Call:(714) 536.2422.
January 24, 2005 Live Music - Open Jam All Styles! w/ Peggie Perkins. The
Great American Song Standards at Martini Blues. Time: 8 p.m. No cover:
$10/minimum order per person. Full dining until 10 p.m. Location: Martini
Blues Supper Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue. ).
January 24, 2005 Band - Legends Room - Blues Jam with Mr. Joey (joeysblues.com) at Martini Blues. Time: 8 p.m. No cover: $10/minimum order per person. Location: Martini Blues Supper Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue. ).
January 24, 2005 DJs - Orange Co.'s most awesome 80's club, with "SONIC DJ"*"CHRIS KOZMIK"*DJ YELLOW SMILEY. $5 cover 8:30pm to 2am for 21 and older. Location: Kozmos, 17208 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92649. Call: (562) 592-2200.
January 24, 2005 Don Jose Monday Night Football - free game time appetizers, drink specials, raffles, prizes. 15101 Golden West Ave. Call: (714) 839-4950.
January 24, 2005 Monday Night Football - $7.75 Domestic Beer Pitchers, $2.50/glass, Happy Hour Drink Specials during game, new plasma TVs, Hotdogs $1.95, Hamburgers $2.95, Spaghetti & Meatballs $4.95. Location: Longboard Restaurant & Pub, 217 Main Street, Huntington Beach, California 92648. Call: (714) 960-1896.
January 24, 2005 Monday Night Football with Drawing and Prizes every quarter, Happy Hour During game, Domestic Pitchers $7.95, Import Pitchers $9.95, Bucket of Coronitas $8.95, Chili Cheese Dog and French Fries $2.95, 1/2 pound Hamburger and French Fries $3.95, Basket of Hot Wings $2.95 and more! Tumbleweed's Bar & Grill, 21094 S. Beach Boulevard, Huntington Beach, CA, Call: (714) 960-2776. www.tumbleweedshb.com
January 24, 2005 Karaoke - at Tumbleweeds Bar & Grill, featuring the best food, fun and music from rock to blues. Begins after 8 p.m. Location: 21094 S. Beach Boulevard, Huntington Beach, CA, Call: (714) 960-2776. www.tumbleweedshb.com
January 24, 2005 Live Music - Solo guitar with Ken Hale 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 24, 2005 Monday Night Football includes Food and Drink Specials, Raffle Prize Giveaways and free Pool all day. Centerfield Sports Bar & Grill. Location: 17296 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, Ca 92647. Call: (714) 848-0113. www.centerfieldsportsbar.com
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