November 30, 2011
  • SATURDAY: Pacific Chorale's 24-voice chamber choir, the John Alexander Singers, presents its third annual “Christmas with the John Alexander Singers” concert. The performance is at 8 p.m. at St. Wilfrid of York Episcopal Church, 18631 Chapel Lane, Huntington Beach. Tickets are $30, with premium reserved seating available for $55. For more information, visit or call (714) 662-2345.
SATURDAY: Pacific Chorale's 24-voice chamber… (Courtesy Stan Sholik )



OMC Gallery For Contemporary Art, 7561 Center Ave., No. 32, Huntington Beach, hosts a pastels and drawings exhibit by artist Scott Valenzuela. Gallery hours are from 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, and also by appointment. For more information, call (714) 421-0476.


Eclectic Wines

Monkey House Café hosts "Wonderful Wines to 'Wine' Down the Year," a culinary event featuring six premium wines — Ceviche, Back Seat Blonde, Cherub Rose of Syrah, Zin Your Face, Boxhead Shiraz and Passion Has Red Lips — at 18862 Beach Blvd. #101, Huntington Beach. Cost is $30 and the pouring begins at 6 p.m. For more information, call (714) 803-8989 or (714) 274-1176.


Tree Lighting

Fountain Valley hosts its annual tree-lighting ceremony at the Fountain Valley Recreation Center and Sports Park, 16400 Brookhurst St. The festivities last from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. and include fireworks, a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus, crafts, food, games and more. Admission is free, with pictures with Santa and Mrs. Claus for $5. For more information, call (714) 839-8611.


Equestrian Center Boutique

Red Bucket Equine Rescue hosts a holiday boutique to raise money for its 96 rescued horses at the Huntington Central Park Equestrian Center, 18381 Goldenwest St., Huntington Beach. Festivities include painting for kids, horses to pet, tours of the stables, vendor booths and riding demonstrations The free event is from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information, call (310) 466-6223.

Yoga Workshop

Seventh Chakra Yoga hosts a workshop on "Breath and Mind" at 19171 Magnolia St., #14, Huntington Beach. The free workshop is from 10 to 11:30 a.m. For more information, call (714) 965-7770.

Book Signing

Author and Huntington Beach Independent columnist Chris Epting signs his Orange County history books at Barnes & Noble, Bella Terra, 7881 Edinger Ave. #110, Huntington Beach. The signing is from noon to 2 p.m. For more information, call (714) 897-8781.



Holiday Book Sale

The Main Street Branch Library hosts its annual holiday sale of books, movies and CDs at 525 Main St., Huntington Beach. Hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Items are at half price Dec. 10 through 17. For more information, call (714) 375-5071.


Youth Shelter Benefit

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