SATURDAY, MARCH 2, 2013
Genealogy BASH and Book Faire. Learn how to do family research, meet with exhibit sponsors, or get a bargain book! Free beginner classes offered to help first time researchers get started. The BASH event time: 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Location: Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Advanced registration is required (even for the free class). For further information, contact the OCCGS at (714) 536-5549, occgs.com
Free Rainwater Harvesting Seminar - Rainwater harvesting, benefits of a rain barrel, installation of a rain barrel, sustainable gardening and water conservation techniques are discussed. Rain barrels available for purchase at the event for $75 or at the RainBarrelsIntl.com by February 22. Attendance is not required for purchase of a rain barrel. Pick-up of barrels is scheduled between 9 a.m. and Noon. Attendance is free of charge. Registration: (919) 602-6316. Shipley Nature Center and City of Huntington Beach Public Works Utilities Division co-host this event. Time: 9-10:30 a.m. Location: Shipley Nature Center, 17851 Goldenwest Street, Huntington Beach
Surf City Comedy Club presents: Gerry Bednob from "40 year old Virgin" & Danny Villalpando from "Comedy Central". Huntington Beach's newest, hottest comedy club in SoCal. Time: 8 p.m. Location: 7227 Edinger Ave. Huntington Beach, inside Endless Food & Fun. Doors open at 7 p.m., Show starts at 8 p.m. Cost: $15, age 18+. Minimums apply, see website for details or call (949) 287-3161 for Reservations. SurfCityComedyClub.com
Tikiyaki Orchestra Time: 6:30– 11:59 p.m. Location: Don The Beachcomber 16278 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92649 Phone: (562) 592-1321, DontheBeachcomber.com
Cat Reed & Back Alley, band - at Don the Beachcomber. Time: 9 - midnight. Location: 16278 Pacific Coast Highway Huntington Beach, CA 92649 Phone: (562) 592-1321, DontheBeachcomber.com
Sweet 112 and Bullrides - at Black Bull Chophouse. The back dining area transforms into the Largest Dance Floor in downtown Huntington Beach! Enjoy the body moving beats of guest DJs such as DJ Shaggy playing top dance re-mixes. Starting at 10 p.m. you can ride "Bo"-dacious mechanical bull. V.I.P. room and bottle service in booths offered. Location: 300 Pacific Coast Highway, #112, Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 969-6700.
The Mikado, musical. This 1885 comic opera in two acts takes place in Titipu, Japan where, having introduced themselves, Japanese nobles meet a wandering minstrel named Nanki-Poo. He tells them of his love for Yum-Yum whom he first saw as he was playing in the Titipu town band. Yum-Yum was engaged to Ko-Ko, a cut price tailor, but he has been sentenced to death for flirting, so Nanki-Poo returns to find his beloved Yum-Yum and marry her. Time: 8 p.m. Cost: $20, $18 child, student, senior. Location: Huntington Beach Playhouse, 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714)375-0696
Coffee House, Choral/Vocal Music Program, March 2-3, 2013 - at Golden West College. A musical tribute to the elixir of love, featuring music by J.S. Bach, F. J. Haydn, Frank Loesser, Irving Berlin, and several lesser known addicts, directed by Dr. Bruce Bales. Times: Saturday, March 2 at 7:30 pm Sunday, March 3, 3 pm Where: Golden West College Forum II Prices: General Admission $12, $10 Students, Seniors, & Children under 12. Location: 15744 Golden West Street Huntington Beach, California 92647-2748 Phone (714) 895-8150. gwctheater.com
Willie Barcena & Paul Morrissey, comedy show. Cost: $15, plus 2 drink minimum. Location: Surf City Comedy Club at Endless Food & Fun, 7227 Edinger Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA. Reservations, call: (949) 287-3161 or online surfcitycomedyclub.com.
This calendar does not guarantee accuracy of information as events are subject to change.