March 09, 2011
  • A young girl grabs at one of the kites in the air at a past Huntington Beach Kite Party.
A young girl grabs at one of the kites in the air at a past… (DOUGLAS ZIMMERMAN,…)


FRIDAY: The Michael E. Rodgers Seniors Centers, 1706 Orange Ave., Huntington Beach, hosts monthly ballroom dancing from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. the second Friday of each month. Cost is $7.50 per person, and snacks and coffee are included. Singles are welcome. For more information, call (714) 536-9387.

SATURDAY: The annual Huntington Beach Kite Party (pictured), featuring some of the best professional kite fliers in the country, is from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Main Street in Huntington Beach. The public is invited to fly their kites outside the roped-off competition area. For more information, call (714) 536-3630.

SUNDAY: Dachshund races are held from 3 to 6 p.m. every Sunday at Old World Village, 7561 Center Ave., Huntington Beach. Admission is $1 and parking is free. To register your dog, call (714) 898-5111.


Bolsa Chica Plan

The Bolsa Chica Land Trust presents "CPR for the Mesa," its restoration plan for the Bolsa Chica mesa, at the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave. The presentation is free and begins at 7 p.m. For more information, call (714) 846-1001.



Printmaking Exhibit

Golden West College Fine Arts Gallery presents "Printmaking, Printmaking and Printmaking," an exhibit featuring work by 10 artists, at 15744 Goldenwest St., Huntington Beach. Regular gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday and admission is free. For more information, call (714) 895-8772.


Phone Book Drive

Residents may bring in phone books in exchange for a raffle ticket at Beachside Recycling, 8601 Edison Ave., Huntington Beach. Winners will be announced April 5 for prizes. Beachside is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (714) 969-7638.


American Master Painter

"American Master," an exhibit of drawings, paintings and prints by Milford Zornes, is on display at the Anderson Art Gallery, 16812 Pacific Coast Hwy., Sunset Beach. Works by Bill Anderson, Raul Anguiano, Henry Fukuhara, Howard Hitchcock and Bea Riley are also on display. Opening reception is 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, closing reception 1 to 5 p.m. April 3. Regular gallery hours are 1 to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call (562) 592-4393.


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