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Huntington Beach, California April 2006


April 29, 2006 Tour - Shipley Nature Center Celebration Festival. Trained docents provide renovation information, answer questions, and lead tours. Shipley's in top shape for this Annual Spring Festival at the Shipley Nature Center. Activities included continental breakfast, California Native Plant Sale and the opening of the nature friendly Information Fair. Community groups and businesses will have vendor booths. The Metropolitan Water District (MWD) Demonstration Gardens dedication and live music from Fifth Wheel Blue Grass Band make this an event to enjoy in Huntington Beach's favorite park.Tour at 12:30 pm and explore Shipley's Nursery and the new Compost/Vermiculture Center. Schedule: 9:00AM To 2:00PM; 9:00AM A Continental Breakfast (A $5 Dollar Donation Is Suggested); 9:00AM A California Native Plant Sale Begins And It Continues Until 2:00PM; At 10:30AM Demonstration Gardens Dedication Honoring The Metropolitan Water District; At 11:00AM A Scout Plaque Dedication Honoring The Eagle Scouts; At 11:15AM A Diorama Dedication At The Interpretive Building; At: 11:30AM Music By The Fifth Wheel
Bluegrass Band Which Goes Until 1:30PM; Also At 11:30AM A Recycling Program Demonstration By Rainbow Disposal; 12:30PM Habitat Tour. Location: 17829 Golden West Street, Huntington Central Park (West), Shipley Nature Center. Time: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost: Donations accepted. Location: Huntington Central Park West on Golden West Street between Slater Ave. and Talbert - Central Library Dr., Huntington Beach, CA (Map Location: 17732 Golden West St.) Call: (714) 842-4772. Photos

April 29, 2006 - Get up and Move! Huntington Beach Chamber's Health & Wellness Committee and A Snail's Pace is teaming up and issuing a challenge. This walking program is designed to get you started on a safe and injury free way of walking. Our goal, in addition to having fun, will be to complete a group walk on April 29 at the Huntington Beach Pier. Contact the chamber for a suggested walking schedule for the month and a series of stretches, which will prepare you for our group walk. It's important to know the most frequent reasons for not sticking with an exercise program are "too much to soon" (overdoing it) and not being consistent in the number of days you train per week. By following the method of training you can reduce the chance of injury, which leads to more consistent training. This leads to more consistent training and better fitness. The most important factor to remember is that you walk 3 times a week. Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM. Location: Pier Plaza, foot of the stairs on the boardwalk
Huntington Beach, CA. Contact Name : Pam Wilkinson, Phone : 714 536-8888. Cost: Free.

April 29, 2006 Surfing - National Scholastic Surfing Association NSSA 2005/2006 Southwest Conference Open Season Students Only. This AA rated 2-day event is contest #10. It runs from April 29 to 30. It will be held at the north side of the San Clemente Pier in San Clemente. It is open to students only (age as of 1/1/06) mens 16 and up; juniors 13 to 15 years; boys 12 and under; mini groms 10 and under; longboard all ages; womens all ages. Fee: $95 one time membership. $45 pre-registration; day of registration as space permits is $60. Mail entries to NSSA, P.O Box 495, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Call: (714) 378-0899.

April 29, 2006 Saturday Car Cruisers known as the Donuts Derelicts share Hot Rods, Street Cars, Woodies, Imports and a variety of restored vehicles at Adams and Magnolia Ave. Parking is available in the Ace parking lot or Adams Avenue Donut Shop with overflow parking extending to Drug Emporium lot across Adams. Time 6 a.m., over by approx. 8:30 a.m. No phone number available. Cost: Free admission.

April 29, 2006 Movies at the Beach - Mann Pierside Pavilion 6 presents: The Benchwarmers Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 25 min. 12:30pm, 3:00pm, 5:20pm, 7:30pm, 9:50pm; RV Rated (PG) • 1 hr. 38 min. 11:30am, 2:00pm, 4:30pm, 7:00pm, 9:30pm; Scary Movie 4 Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 23 min. 11:50am, 2:10pm, 4:40pm, 7:20pm, 9:40pm; The Sentinel Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 48 min. Noon, 2:30pm, 5:10pm, 7:50pm, 10:30pm; Silent Hill Rated (R) • 2 hrs. 1:00pm, 4:00pm, 7:10pm, 10:10pm; United 93 Rated (R) • 2 hrs. 1 min. 11:40am, 2:20pm, 5:00pm, 7:40pm, 10:20pm. Cost: $9.25/adult, $6.75/child, senior, $7/matinee before 6 p.m. Location: 300 Pacific Coast Highway, #203, Huntington Beach, CA 92648 Call: (714) 969-3151. Photo

April 29, 2006 Movies at the new Century 20 Bella Terra (with stadium seating) - Shows & showtimes: Akeelah and the Bee PG • 1 hr. 47 min. Cast: Keke Palmer, Laurence Fishburne, Angela Bassett An 11-year-old girl living in South Los Angeles discovers she has a talent for spelling. 11:55am I 1:15 I 2:30 I 3:45 I 5:00 I 6:15 I 7:30 I 8:45 I 10:00; RV PG • 1 hr. 38 min. Cast: Robin Williams, Jeff Daniels, Kristin Chenoweth A man rents an enormous motor-home and takes his dysfunctional family on vacation. 11:30am I 12:40 I 1:45 I 3:00 I 4:05 I 5:20 I 6:30 I 7:40 I 8:50 I 9:55; Stick ItPG-13 • 1 hr. 45 min. Cast: Jeff Bridges, Missy Peregrym, Vanessa Lengies A judge sentences a rebellious teen to a strict coach's gymnastics academy. 11:50am I 2:15 I 4:35 I 7:05 I 9:35; United 93 R • 1 hr. 30 min. Cast: David Alan Basche, Richard Bekins, Susan Blommaert True story of Flight 93 on 9/11. 11:45am I 1:00 I 2:15 I 3:30 I 4:45 I 6:00 I 7:15 I 8:30 I 9:45; American Dreamz PG-13 • 1 hr. 55 min. Cast: Hugh Grant, Dennis Quaid, Chris Klein President guest judges reality show. 12:05 I 2:30 I 5:00 I 7:30 I 10:00 The SentinelPG-13 • 1 hr. 48 min. Cast: Michael Douglas, Kiefer Sutherland, Kim Basinger A fugitive Secret Service agent must clear himself of a colleague's murder. 12:25 I 1:20 I 2:55 I 4:10 I 5:25 I 6:40 I 7:55 I 9:10 I 10:25; Silent Hill R • 2 hr. 0 min. Cast: Radha Mitchell, Laurie Holden, Sean Bean Rose cannot accept that her daughter, Sharon, has a fatal disease. 1:55 I 4:40 I 7:25 I 9:45 I 10:15; Hard Candy R • 1 hr. 43 min. 12:15 I 2:50 I 5:10 I 7:25 I 9:40; Scary Movie 4 PG-13 • 1 hr. 30 min. 11:30am I 1:30 I 3:30 I 5:30 I 7:35 I 9:50 The Wild G • 1 hr. 34 min. 11:25am I 1:40 I 3:45 I 5:45 I 7:50 I 10:05; The Benchwarmers PG-13 • 1 hr. 25 min. 11:35am I 1:35 I 3:40 I 5:40 I 7:50 I 9:55; Friends with Money R • 1 hr. 28 min. 11:20am I 1:30 I 3:50 I 5:55 I 8:00 I 10:10; Take the Lead PG-13 • 1 hr. 48 min. 11:45am I 2:20 I 4:55 I 7:20; Ice Age: The Meltdown PG • 1 hr. 30 min. 12:00 I 2:25 I 4:50 I 7:15 I 9:40; Inside Man R • 2 hr. 9 min. 2:00 I 7:35 I 10:25; Thank You for Smoking R • 1 hr. 32 min. 12:35 I 2:40 I 5:05 I 7:45 I 9:50; Failure to Launch PG-13 • 1 hr. 36 min. 11:40am I 4:50 . Century 20 Bella Terra Huntington Beach, 7777 Edinger Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92647(714) 895-3456. Bargain Shows M - F Until 6pm $7.25; Bargain Shows Sat, Sun, & Holidays Until 2pm $7.25; General Admission Sunday after 2 pm, Monday -Thursday after 6 pm, Saturday 2 pm to 6 pm $9.75; General Weekend Friday - Saturday after 6 pm $9.75, Child (3 to 11) $6.50, Senior (65 & up) $7. Photo

April 29, 2006 Band - Orion at Perqs. Time: 8 PM - 1 AM. Location: 117 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Call: (714) 960-9996. Photos

April 29, 2006 Band - Live Band at Tumbleweed's Bar & Grill in Huntington Beach. No cover, 21+. Location: 21094 S. Beach Boulevard, Huntington Beach, CA, Call: (714) 960-2776.

April 29, 2006 Bands - The Amplifiers, The Bourbon Saints and Almighty Chopper appearing at The Brigg. Time: 9 p.m. Location: 17208 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA Call: (562) 592-2200.

April 29, 2006 Art Exhibit - Anderson Gallery features fine arts exhibitis with a collection of watercolors, oils and sculptures and mixed media from renown artists Bill Anderson, Raul Anguiano, Henry Fukuhara, Howard Hitchcock, Milford Zornesand more. Time: 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: 16812 Pacific Coast Highway (next to Captain Jack's Restaurant). Call: (562) 592-4393. Photos

April 29, 2006 Roller Blading Fun Roll - Join the group of roller bladers who meet near the Huntington Beach Pier for a fun roller blade 16-mile round trip at an easy going pace (all levels and ages, plus bicycles welcome) from Huntington Beach to Newport Beach. Time: 10:30 a.m. Cost: Free. Just show up!

April 29, 2006 Newland House Museum Tour- The historic Newland House is features a museum and docent led tours from local historians who provide information about the two-story Victorian home built in 1898. Location: Newland Center at Beach Boulevard and Adams Avenue, 19820 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach CA 92648. Time: Noon to 4 p.m. Cost: $2. Call: (714) 962-5777. Photos

April 29, 2006 Play - Moon Over Buffalo Moon Over Buffalo is a comedy by Ken Ludwig set in Buffalo, New York in 1953. It relies on situation comedy for its humor, as well as sexual innuendo and a tongue-in-cheek humor. The action and dialogue are fast-paced, as the characters are constantly bickering or frantically trying to resolve some confusion. Location: Huntington Beach Playhouse, 7111 Talbert Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Time: 3PM and 8 PM. Cost: $18 - 20. Tickets: (714) 375-0696.

April 29, 2006 Jazz - Danny TimsDuoperforms live jazz in the Red Chair Lounge. Hyatt's Red Chair Lounge night club. Time: 8:30pm - 11:30pm. No cover. 21+. Location: Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa, 21500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA photos

April 29, 2006 Play - The Innocents by the Academy for the Performing Arts. The Academy for the Performing Arts production of the drama, The Innocents, adapted from a Henry James (1843-1916) novel The Turn of the Screw, was a 1961 horror film directed and produced by Jack Clayton. It told the story of a governess (Kerr) who is on that the ghost of Quint and his lover are attempting to possess the bodies of the children. (Kerr) who is enlisted to care for the niece and nephew of a callous socialite. While caring for the children, the governess discovers that her predecessor was having an affair with a man named Quint, and that both of them died under bizarre circumstances. Thereafter, the governess comes to the conclusion that the ghost of Quint and his lover are attempting to possess the bodies of the children. Location: 1095 Main Street, Huntington Beach Historic Theater, Huntington Beach High School,1905 Main St. Huntington Beach, CA. Cost: $10/ $8. Time: 7:30 p.m. Call: 536-2514 X 4025.

April 29 - Live Music - Aaron Broeing Due performs live music goes from 7 to 10 p.m., 21+, no cover. Location Pete's Sunset Grille, 21+, no cover. Location: Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa, 21500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Call: (714) 845-4775. Photos

April 29, 2006 Bands - Live music and comedy at Martini Blues. Shows and times: California's Funniest Female Contest 8:30pm; Janiva Magness; The Other Side (Doors Tribute) / Masters of Reality (Black Sabbath Tribute) / Domination (Pantera Tribute). Location: Martini Blues, 21+, valid ID required. Cover. $10 minimum order per person. Martini Blues Supper Club for full Full Dining and Bar. Location: 5874 Edinger Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA Call: (714) 840-2129. Photo

April 29, 2006 Band - Dual Eyed Mac plus DJ Matt at Hurricanes. Must be 21+ with Valid ID All shows start at 9:00p! $5 Cover Thursdays; $7 Cover Fridays & Saturdays ; $10 special events & holidays. Hurricanes Bar & Grill. Location: 200 Main Street Suite 201 Huntington Beach, Ca 92648 Call: (714) 374-0500. Photos

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