SUNDAY, APRIL 19, 2009
April 19, 2009 Wiener Dog Races at Old World Village. Time: 3 p.m. Cost: $1 admission. Call Inge: (714) 898-5111. Location: 7561 Center Ave., Huntington Beach, CA.
April 19, 2009 George Mitton Memorial Cup Soccer Tournament. Event runs through Apr. 19.
April 19, 2009 Earth Day Celebration at Rainbow Disposal Co., Inc. The Huntington Beach Centennial Celebration is underway and April 2009 has been designated as Environmental Month. The Earth Day Celebration will include booths that celebrate this community organization, Rainbow Disposal. Exhibits hosted by Huntington Beach and Fountain Valley Public Works, Utility and Water Companies; tasty food & drinks, entertainment by Academy of Performing Arts, and earth-friendly prizes (in the past there have been water buckets, yardsticks, etc.) Tours of Rainbow's newest modernized facility will be conducted and there will be opportunities to recycle old batteries, fluorescent bulbs, and electronic waste. Plenty of parking will be available across from Rainbow Disposal on Nichols Street. This event is open to the public. Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost: Free. Location: 17121 Nichols Street, Huntington Beach, CA. rainbowdisposal.com
April 19, 2009 Bolsa Chica Wetlands and Mesa Tour. Free tour meets the third Sunday of every month. This is a two-hour walking tour of the Bolsa Chica Mesa and Wetlands conducted by the Bolsa Chica Land Trust. This docent-led tour makes five stops along the walkbridge and loop trails of the wetlands. Meet in the Ecological Reserve parking lot. Warm clothing, comfortable shoes and binoculars are recommended. Time: 10 a.m. to Noon. Cost: Free. Location: Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, Pacific Coast Highway between Warner Avenue and Seapoint Street directly across from Bolsa Chica State Beach. Call: (714) 846-1001. .bolsachicalandtrust.org
Costa Mesa - Free Train Rides. Ride the train in Fairview Park. This 1/8th scale train ride is offered by the OC train club. Time: 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Cost: Free. Location: Location: 2480 Placentia Ave., Costa Mesa, CA. Call: (949) 54-TRAINS.
This calendar does not guarantee accuracy of information as events are subject to change.