FRIDAY, MARCH 20, 2009
First Day of Spring
March 20, 2009 Farmer's Market and Arts & Crafts - Buy certified California grown produce and shop for hand-made one-of-a-kind jewelry such as bracelets, necklaces, rings and earrings. Rugs in the shape of surfboards, surf themed wall decor and planter boxes, household gifts, original art and body products are usually featured by vendors selling their creations at this weekly event held at Pier Plaza next to the Huntington Beach Pier. Time: Noon to 5 p.m. Cost: Free admission. Location: Pacific Coast Highway at Main Street adjacent to pier and city beach 6th Street parking lot, Huntington Beach, CA.
March 20, 2009 Mazacote - Live salsa rhythms at Habana Cabana. Time: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Cost: No cover. Location: 18522 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 968-1133.
March 20, 2009 City Reconsider Art Exhibition. Featured artists use the art center as an incubator for creativity in this experimental exhibit. Runs through Apr. 12. Time: Noon to 6 p.m. Cost: Free admission. Location: 538 Main St., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 374-1650.
March 20, 2009 Successful Aging:
A Lifelong Process Seminar.
Michael E. Rodgers Seniors
Center hosts a workshop on aging
themed successful aging.
It is presented by the
Alzheimer’s Family Services
Center and is designed to
enhance well-being with teacher
David Hart. Among the bullet
points for this lecture are •
The importance of intellectual
curiosity and lifelong learning;
• The benefits of forming new
friendships and social networks;
• The sacredness of spirituality
as a framework to provide
meaning and hope in change and
loss; • A wide array of
information to promote the
prevention of Alzheimer’s
disease and other
chronic health conditions. Pre-registration is required. RSVP to Sandee Messer at 714-593-1862 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Time: 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Location: 1706 Orange Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA.
March 20, 2009 Friday Afternoon
at the Movies with W - George W.
Bush is one of the most
controversial figures in recent
memory and his personality and
service to the country is
explored in a movie produced and
directed by Academy Award
winning Oliver Stone. The 43rd
president, W., takes viewers
through George W. Bush’s (Josh
Brolin) eventful life, the
struggles and triumphs, how he found both his wife and his faith, and the critical days leading up to Bush’s decision to invade Iraq. Time: 11:30 a.m. Cost: $3.50/general admission. Location: Rodgers Senior Center, 1706 Orange Ave., Huntington Beach, CA.