March 21, 2012
  • SATURDAY TILL APRIL 21: OMC Gallery for Contemporary Arts, 7561 Center Ave., No. 32, Huntington Beach, presents selected vintage and period photographs — from 1947 to 2012 — of Harold Chapman. The exhibit, titled “The Beat Hotel and Other Images Made for the Future,” will have its opening reception from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (714) 421-0476.
SATURDAY TILL APRIL 21: OMC Gallery for Contemporary… (Harold Chapman )


Mortgage Workshop

Security 1 Lending hosts a one-hour educational workshop on reverse mortgages in the Talbert Room of the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave. The workshop is free and begins at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call (877) 334-8173.


Art Exhibit

"Pressing the Limits," featuring works by Michael Costello, Mitchell Shields Marti, Jennifer Lynch and Willis F. Lee, is on display at Golden West College Fine Arts Gallery, 15744 Goldenwest St., Huntington Beach. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday, with an opening reception from 7 to 9 p.m. March 15. Admission is free. For more information, call (714) 895-8772.


Mr. Huntington Beach

The 2nd Annual Mr. Huntington Beach Contest takes place at Old World Festival Hall, 7561 Center Ave., Huntington Beach. Contestants will compete in swimwear, evening wear and talent segments to raise money for charities. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., with a buffet dinner at 6 p.m. and the show at 7 p.m. Tickets are $35 in advance, $50 at the door. For more information, call (714) 375-3131 or email


Printmaking Lecture

Printmaker Michael Costello, one of the artists featured in the "Pressing the Limits" exhibit, leads a discussion at the Golden West College Fine Arts Gallery, 15744 Goldenwest St., Huntington Beach. The lecture is free and lasts from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. For more information, call (714) 895-8772.


Baseball Musical

The Academy for the Performing Arts presents "Damn Yankees" at the Huntington Beach High School auditorium, 1905 Main St., Huntington Beach. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday and tickets are $20 general admission, $15 for students and seniors. For more information, call (714) 536-2514, ext. 4025 or visit


Charity Car Show

West Orange County Alumnae of Sigma Kappa Sorority hosts the Driving Toward a Cure Classic Car Show at St. Wilfrid Church, 18631 Chapel Lane, Huntington Beach. The event is from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and admission is $10, with children under 12 and accompanied Alzheimer's patients free. Vehicle registration is $30 for one car and $50 for two, and starts at 8 a.m. Proceeds raise funds for Alzheimer's research. For more information, call (714) 596-2526 or visit

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