The Galway Hooker Band. (KENT TREPTOW, HB Independent / January 12, 2011)

YOUR WEEKEND

FRIDAY: The Galway Hooker Band (pictured) performs at Gallagher's Pub & Grill, 300 Pacific Coast Hwy., No. 113. The 21-and-older show starts at 9 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.gallagherspub.com.

SATURDAY: Hellride — featuring Mike Watt of Minutemen fame, Steven Perkins (Jane's Addiction) and Peter Destefano (Porno For Pyros) — performs at Fitzgerald's Pub, 19171 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach. The Evil Twins also perform. The show starts at 9 p.m. and advance tickets are $10. Tickets the day of the show are $12. For more information, visit http://www.fitzgeraldshb.net.

SUNDAY: Members of the Huntington Harbour Yacht Club, 3821 Warner Ave., meet for brunch on the first three Sundays of each month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The public and guests are welcome. Cost is $12. For information and reservations, call (562) 592-2186.

TILL FEB. 1

Photography Show

"Drama in Seven Acts," a photography exhibit featuring works by Lauren Greenfield, Alvin Booth, Themba Hadebe, David Lurie, Euro Rotelli, Robert Stivers and Guy Tillim, is on display at the OMC Gallery for Contemporary Art, Old World Village, 7561 Center Ave. #32, Huntington Beach. Regular gallery hours are 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and by appointment. The gallery is closed between Dec. 20 and Jan. 3. For more information, call (714) 421-0476.

TUESDAY

Small Business Fair

The Huntington Beach Chamber of Commerce, along with City Councilman Matthew Harper and State Board of Equalization member Michelle Steel, host a Small Business Fair from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave. Admission and parking are free. For more information, call (714) 842-4481.

JAN. 21 TO FEB. 19

Art Exhibition

The Huntington Beach Art Center presents "Centered on the Center 2011," a non-juried exhibition of works no more than two years old, at 538 Main St., Huntington Beach. Gallery hours are noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, noon to 6 p.m. Friday and noon to 5 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (714) 374-1650 or visit http://www.huntingtonbeach

artcenter.org.

JAN. 21 TO FEB. 25

Self-Management Workshop

Fountain Glen Seacliff, 7181 Garden Glen Court, Huntington Beach, hosts a free six-week Self-Management Workshop on Fridays at 9:30 a.m. The program was developed by the Stanford University Patient Education Research Center and is especially designed to assist people with arthritis, diabetes, heart/lung problems, high blood pressure and other chronic conditions. For more information, call (714) 960-1600.

JAN. 29

Wine Tasting

"Wine Knot 2011," a wine-tasting fundraiser for the HB Sailing Foundation, takes place from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Huntington Harbour Yacht Club, 3821 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach. The event features food, music, a silent auction and wines from Pear Valley, Palumbo Winery, Purple Feet and others. $50 admission covers three complimentary tastings, appetizers and a gift. For more information, call (562) 592-2186.

ONGOING

The Clara Barton Chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution meets at 9:30 a.m. the third Saturday of every month at Community United Methodist Church, 6652 Heil Ave., Huntington Beach. Membership in DAR is open to any woman at least 18 years old who can prove lineal descent from an ancestor who aided in achieving American independence. For more information, call (714) 962-0840.

Foundation for Neurosciences Stroke and Recovery (FNSR) offers a support group for adults with early onset Parkinson's Disease the third Friday of every month at 6 p.m. at the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave. For more information, call (562) 983-8139 or visit http://www.parkinsonsinbalance.com.

Cypress Twirlers Square Dancing hosts a dancing night for singles and couples from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. The event is at 5946 Westminster Ave., Huntington Beach. For more information, call (562) 425-0130 or (714) 840-1750.

Second Chance Pet Adoptions hosts cat and kitten adoptions every Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. at Petco, 5961 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach. For more information, call (714) 448-9079.

The Huntington Beach Business Improvement District will present the Downtown Huntington Beach Art Walk from 6 to 9 p.m. every third Wednesday of each month. For more information, call (714) 536-8300.

The Huntington Newcomers Club welcomes all new residents as well as "long-timers" into their group of active and friendly women. The club meets at 11 a.m. the second Tuesday each month at different area restaurants. Other activities include book clubs, bridge groups and much more. For more information about events and meetings, call (714) 846-0108.

The historic Newland House Museum, 19820 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, offers tours from local historians who provide information about the two-story Victorian home built in 1898. The museum is open from noon to 4 p.m. the first and third Saturday and Sunday of the month. Cost is $2 for adults, $1 for children. For information, call (714) 960-0055. For a rental, call (714) 536-5486.

Huntington Beach Central Library will host Crafty Kids Club from 11 to 11:45 a.m. Saturdays at the library, at 7111 Talbert Ave. Children about 5 through 9 years old are invited to enjoy stories and related crafts. Call (714) 375-5107. Press zero to speak with a librarian.