WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12, 2008
March 12, 2008 Banned Book Group - A discussion of Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien. Time: 7 p.m. Cost: Free. Location: Barnes & Noble, 7881 Edinger Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: 714-897-8781.
March 12, 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.
March 12, 2008 Disc Frisbee Golf - The public is invited to get out and compete in this exciting sport that's relaxing and easy to learn. Location: Huntington Beach Disc Golf Course, Central Park lot off Golden West Street between Talbert and Ellis. Time: Daily. Call: (714) 425-9931.
March 12, 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.
March 12, 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
March 12, 2008 Bingo -
Elks Bing Wednesday Matinee - 25 total
games; $15 minimum buy in, all games pay $250. Doors open at 10 a.m. Early
bird 11 a.m., regular at 11:30. Color monitors and computerized bingo
verification enhance the experience. Food, soft drinks available for
purchase; free coffee, tea and popcorn provided. Location: 7711 Talbert
Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Call: (714) 848-9440. hbelks.com
March 12, 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: Free, Suggested $2/donation, Kids $1. Call: (714) 960-3483. surfingmuseum.org
March 12, 2008 Karaoke - Center Stage Karaoke with Josh. Location: Surf City Saloon. Time: 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Address: 18528 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 963-7744.