FRIDAY: The 44th season of Art-A-Fair, which features exhibits from local artists, is at 777 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, and goes until Aug. 29. An adult season pass is $7 for one of Southern California's most popular art festivals. For more information, visit http://www.art-a-fair.com or call (949) 494-4514.
SATURDAY: Local bands The Mentors, American Jihad, The Discords, The Bone Collectors and New Skool perform at Blue Café, 17208 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. The show starts at 9 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.bluecafelive.com.
SUNDAY: The Huntington Beach Concert Band performs at Central Park, 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach. The free show starts at 5 p.m. and is part of the 2010 Summer Concerts in the Park series.
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The Lights Out art exhibit — featuring oil paintings on recycled tempered glass, backlit by LEDs — by local artist Joshua Serafin is at the EC Art Gallery, 19400 Beach Blvd., No. 6, Huntington Beach. For more information, call (714) 963-1791.
Basic Photography Workshop
Photographer Rolf Goellnitz presents a basic photography workshop for amateur photographers from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at his OMC Gallery, 7561 Center Ave., No. 32, Huntington Beach. The cost is $75 and the workshop is limited to six participants for quality purposes. For more information, call (714) 421-0476.
The Quick & Easy Boys
Portland, Ore.-based rock band the Quick & Easy Boys perform at the Blue Cafe, 17208 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach, as
part of its national tour in support of its latest release "Red Light Rabbit."
The Alzheimer's Assn., presents a legal workshop on planning for long-term care at 9:30 a.m. at Sunrise Senior Living, 7401 Yorktown Ave., Huntington Beach. There is no cost to attend. For more information, call (949) 757-3703.
The Alzheimer's Assn., presents a legal workshop on planning for long-term care at 5:30 p.m. at Alzheimer's Family Services Center, 9451 Indianapolis Ave., Huntington Beach. There is no cost to attend. For more information, call (949)
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.
While cats and kittens are available every day, the main events are from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays at Petco, 5961 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach, and PetSmart, 7600 Edinger Ave., Huntington Beach. For more information, call (714) 448-9079.
The Huntington Beach Business Investment 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.
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.
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.
A two-hour walking tour of the Bolsa Chica mesa and wetlands is conducted at 10 a.m. on the third Sunday of every month by the Bolsa Chica Land Trust. This docent-led tour makes five stops along the walk bridge and loop trails of the wetlands. Meet in the south reserve parking lot on Pacific Coast Highway across from Bolsa Chica State Beach. Warm clothing, comfortable shoes and binoculars are recommended. Tours are free and open to the public. Call (714) 846-1001 or go to bolsachicalandtrust.org.
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.
Tumble-N-Kids Inc. offers beginning through advanced gymnastics classes for children from 6 months to 12 years. A series of Yoga-4-Kids classes has been added, and all sessions last for 10 weeks. Classes are at the Murdy, Edison and City Gym and Pool Community Centers in Huntington Beach. Call Dayle Lusk at (714) 842-3586 for information on class times, prices and locations or go to http://www.tumblenkids.com.
The Huntington Beach Library presents Laptime Storytime at 9:15, 10 and 11 a.m. Tuesdays and 10 a.m. Saturdays at 7111 Talbert Ave. for children 18 months to 3 years old. The library's Preschool Storytime for children 3 to 5 are at 10 and 11 a.m. Fridays. Call (714) 375-5107.