SATURDAY, JANUARY 19, 2008
January 19, 2008 PBA Bowling Championship. Motel 6 Dick Weber open with $150,000 in prizes. schedule: PBA Pro-Am Events and Fan Day Sessions at 9:00AM, 1:00PM & 5:00PM. All bowlers who cash must be available for up to 2 Saturday Pro-ams. Event runs thru Sunday, January 20, 2008 and will be televised January 20, 2008 ESPN 1:00 PM ET. Location: Fountain Bowl, 17110 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley, CA 92708. Call: (714) 963-7888
January 19, 2008 NSSA - National Scholastic Surfing Association Southwest
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The NSSA is a national youth sports organizations that require its participants to maintain academic standards in order to compete. More than 80 NSSA events nationwide culminate with the annual National Championships June 18 - 2, 2008 at San Clemente and Dana Point. Regarded as the highest profile youth surfing event in America, the January HB event will be held near the south side of the Huntington Beach Pier, Pacific Coast Highway and Main Street. Public can watch, free of charge. nssa.org
January 19, 2008 The Wake - Band at Gallaghers Pub. Cover: $5/person. Time: 10 p.m. 21+, ID. Gallagher's Pub and Grill, 300 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA Call: (714) 536-2422. photos
January 19, 2008 Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Clara Barton Chapter meeting announcement. The non-profit group is dedicated to research and preservation of U.S. history relating to the American Revolution. Location: 6652 Heil Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 848-4297.
January 19, 2008 Centered on the Center Art Exhibit. Public is invited to the non-juried Centered on the Center artist exhibit to run through Feb. 17, 2008. Cost: Free admission. Time: Noon - 6 pm. Location: Huntington Beach Art Center, 538 Main St., Huntington Beach, CA 92648 Call: (714) 374-1650.
January 19, 2008 Surfing Sounds Exhibit- Features the works and memorabilia of The Beach Boys. Learn about this top-selling band worldwide who brought a sound that lives today. Location: Huntington Beach International Surfing Museum. Location: 411 Olive Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Time: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Cost:$2/donation, Kids $1. Call: (714) 960-3483. surfingmuseum.org
January 19, 2008 Weiner National Dachshund Races. The 12th Annual Dachshund races are lively entertainment. The public can register their dachshunds to race. The procedure is to stand at the end of the gated track each dog is placed into and cajole their pet to run to you. The track is fairly short so the run is not strenuous for most pets. Time: 2 p.m. Location: Old World Village, 7561 Center Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Cost: $1 admission to watch. Call (714) 898-5111, wienerdogstore.com
January 19, 2008 Golden West College Swap Meet in the Golden West College parking lot includes New & Used Items, Fresh Produce, Records, Music Memorabilia, Antiques & Collectibles and much more! Cost: Free Parking and Free Admission. Time: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call: (714) 898-7927 for 24-hour information. Location: 15744 Golden West Street, Huntington Beach, California 92647
January 19, 2008 Art Exhibit - Anderson Gallery features fine arts exhibits 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
January 19, 2008 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
January 19, 2008 Disc Frisbee Golf Weekly Amateur League Play - The public is invited to get out and compete in this exciting sport that's relaxing and easy to learn. In weekly league play, competitors are assigned a handicap. Location: Huntington Beach Disc Golf Course, Central Park lot off Golden West Street between Talbert and Ellis. Time: 3 p.m. Call for pricing and sign up: (714) 425-9931. Photos
January 19, 2008 Bicycle Maintenance Clinic. Teach a man to fish and you have fed him for a lifetime, and if you teach him how to fix his bicycle, you may save him from becoming stranded should something malfunction during a long ride. Bring your bike to REI for a day-long clinic with hands on lessons in bike maintenance and repair. It's one of the most useful courses anyone can take if they ride bikes. Time: Noon to 5 p.m. Cost: $85. Location: Huntington Beach REI, Bella Terra mall 7777 Edinger Avenue, #138, Huntington Beach, CA Call: (714) 379-1938.
January 19, 2008 Energenza Festival - at Fitzgerald's. Time: 4 p.m. to 1 a.m. Location: 19171 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach, CA. 92646 Call: (714) 968-4523. fitzgeraldsoc.com
January 19, 2008 Fun Roll - Roller blade, bicycle or jog with the group that departs Pier Plaza (north side Huntington Beach Pier at Pacific Coast Highway and Main Street). Leaves at 10:30 p.m. No fee.
January 19, 2008 Wetlands viewing - Birders, nature lovers and the curious are invited to drop by the Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, one of the West Coast's significant flyways for migrating birds. Bring binoculars to enjoy even closer views of these soaring creatures. Location: Pacific Coast Highway between Seapoint and Warner on the east side of the highway. Enjoy 300 acres, plus a 1.5 mile loop trail. No pets or bikes permitted on the trails. Open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.
January 19, 2008 Art - Windows Gallery in Huntington Beach Central Library on the first floor features works from amateur and professional artists with varied themes that range from landscapes to abstracts. This mixed media exhibit is free to see. Location: 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, CA.
January 19, 2008 Shipley Nature Center - Open to the public, it includes an interpretive center with educational exhibits, nature trails for wildlife viewing and native gardens. Shipley Nature Center is an 18-acre natural area open daily M-Sat 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Phone: 714-842-4772
This calendar does not guarantee accuracy of information as events are subject to change.