TILL JAN. 28
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.
FRIDAY TILL FEB. 18
'Centered on the Center'
The Huntington Beach Art Center presents a non-juried exhibition at 538 Main St., Huntington Beach. Gallery hours are noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, noon to 6 p.m. Friday, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday. Opening reception 6 to 9 p.m. Friday. For more information, call (714) 374-1650 or visit http://www.huntingtonbeachartcenter.org.
St. Wilfrid's Music Guild hosts "Cabaret Night," featuring music, desserts and drinks, at St. Wilfrid's Church, 18631 Chapel Lane, Huntington Beach. Admission is $10 and the show starts at 7 p.m. For more information, call (714) 962-7152 or visit http://www.stwilfridschurch.org.
Temple Beth David hosts a screening of the award-winning film "The Yankles," about an orthodox yeshiva baseball team that gets to compete in the College World Series, at Bella Terra's Century theater, 7777 Edinger Ave., Huntington Beach. The showing starts at 2 p.m. and tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for children 12 and under; a $50 family package is available for two adults and two children, with $5 for each additional child. For more information, call (714) 892-6623.
MONDAY AND TUESDAY
"Hot Coffee," a documentary about tort reform, screens at the Huntington Beach Central Library's theater, 7111 Talbert Ave. Tax-deductible admission is $10 and proceeds benefit the
The Marina High School Drum Line performs its fourth annual Drum-a-Thon in the Vons parking lot at Springdale Street and Edinger Avenue, Huntington Beach. Student drummers will rehearse from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and accept pledges and donations for Marina's music program. A bake sale will also be held. For more information, call (714) 893-6571, ext. 4303.
The Huntington Beach Coordinating Council meets at 11:30 a.m. the first Monday of each month at Murdy Park, 7000 Norma Drive; a $5 lunch is available. For more information, visit http://www.hbvolunteers.org.
A Home 4 Ever Rescue brings puppies and small
Surf City Tea Party, a discussion group dedicated to limited government, fiscal responsibility, individual rights and free markets, meets at 7 p.m. the second and fourth Monday of each month at Euromasters Event Center, 18370 Pacific St., Fountain Valley. Members live in Huntington Beach, Fountain Valley and Westminster. For more information, go to http://www.surfcitytea.ning.com.
Amigos de Bolsa Chica offers free public tours from 9 to 10:30 a.m. the first Saturday of every month, leaving every 15 minutes at the pedestrian bridge at the Bolsa Chica wetlands on Pacific Coast Highway across from Bolsa Chica State Beach. For more information, call (714) 840-1575 or visit http://www.amigosdebolsachica.org.
Orange Coast Gakuen Japanese Language School offers adult Japanese language classes with veteran instructor Yoko Saito; adult Japanese floral arrangement classes with Ikenobo expert Ogawa Sensei; and Japanese language classes for children ages 5 to 18 at 21141 Strathmoor Lane, Huntington Beach. For more information, visit http://www.orangecoastgakuen.org or call (714) 235-5559.