FRIDAY: Brethren Christian High School presents "Bye Bye Birdie" at 21141 Strathmoor Lane, Huntington Beach. Showtimes are 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and April 8 and April 9. Tickets are $10 to $15. For more information, call (714) 962-6617 or visit http://www.bcplayhouse.net.
SATURDAY: 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 by Warner Avenue and Pacific Coast Highway. For more information, call (714) 840-1575 or visit http://www.amigosdebolsachica.org.
SUNDAY: The National Professional Paintball League presents the 2011 Surf City Paintball Open at 325 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. Trade show hours are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday through Sunday, and competition hours are 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday through Sunday. For tickets and more information, call (714) 758-5575 or visit http://www.nppl.com.
Huntington Beach Tomorrow
The grass-roots group Huntington Beach Tomorrow hosts a community meeting in room C of the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave. Mayor Joe Carchio and City Manager Fred Wilson will speak. The meeting is free and is from 7 to 8:45 p.m. For more information, call (714) 840-4015 or visit hbtomorrow.wordpress.com.
Phone Book Drive
Residents may bring in phone books in exchange for a raffle ticket at Beachside Recycling, 8601 Edison Ave., Huntington Beach. Winners will be announced April 5 for prizes, including dinner for two at Benihana, a free one-night stay at Embassy Suites and free Sunday brunch at the Waterfront Hilton. Beachside is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (714) 969-7638.
American Master Painter
"American Master," an exhibit of drawings, paintings and prints by Milford Zornes, is on display at the Anderson Art Gallery, 16812 Pacific Coast Hwy., Sunset Beach. Works by Bill Anderson, Raul Anguiano, Henry Fukuhara, Howard Hitchcock and Bea Riley are also on display. The closing reception is 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Regular gallery hours are 1 to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call (562) 592-4393 or visit http://www.billandersonartgallery.com.
Clothing Store Opening
Wet Seal opens its new location at 5 Points Plaza, 18593 Main St., Huntington Beach. The event starts at 1 p.m. and includes free merchandise, a live deejay and a chance for customers to spin a prize wheel. For more information, call (714) 841-0036.
Pacific Symphony Benefit
The Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra gives a benefit performance to raise funds for its tour in Bulgaria at Dr. Import Services & Sales, 10900 Kalama River Ave., Fountain Valley. The show begins at 4 p.m. and tickets are $50. Patrons receive a $50 credit from Dr. Import toward their next car service. For more information, call (949) 294-4101.
Car Enthusiasts Breakfast
The Fountain Valley Classic Car & Truck Show Committee hosts the Old Car Breakfast and Tour at Applebee's Restaurant, 18279 Brookhurst St., Fountain Valley. The group will meet for breakfast at 8 a.m. and depart at 10 a.m. for European Collectibles in Costa Mesa. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the Fountain Valley Senior & Community Center, 17967 Bushard St. For more information, call (714) 943-4365 or visit http://www.fvcarshow.com.
Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Group
Join the Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Group for a discussion of "Shades of Grey" by Jasper Fforde at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble at Bella Terra, 7881 Edinger Ave. No. 110. New members are always welcome. For more information, call (714) 897-8781.
Monster High Author
Lisi Harrison, the author of the "Monster High" book series, reads and signs her latest installment, "The Ghoul Next Door," at Barnes & Noble, Bella Terra, 7881 Edinger Ave., Huntington Beach. The reading is free and begins at 7 p.m. For more information, call (714) 897-8781.
Cypress Twirlers Square Dance Club invites you to join its Beginners Class for Fun, Friendship and Fitness from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday beginning April 6. Open enrollment is through April 20. The club meets at 5946 Westminster Blvd., Westminster. Couples and singles are welcome. For more information, call (714) 375-7209.
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Guys and Dolls
Marina High School presents the musical "Guys and Dolls" at the Huntington Beach High School auditorium, 1905 Main St. Show times are 7 p.m. April 7 and 8 and
2 and 7 p.m. April 9 and tickets are $12. For more information, call (714) 893-6571, ext. 4413 or visit http://www.marinatickets.com.
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Art of the Figure
"Expressions of the Figure," a show featuring work by Christopher Chinn, Suzanne Justice, Hyatt Moore, Alice Foss Thorne and Bruce Vanderwilt, runs at Golden West College's Fine Arts Gallery, 15744 Goldenwest St., Huntington Beach. Opening reception is 7 to 9 p.m. April 7. Regular gallery hours are 10 a.m. to
2 p.m. Monday through Friday, 6 to
8 p.m. Wednesday. For more information, call (714) 895-8772.
ApologetiX, which specializes in biblical parodies of classic and modern rock songs, will stop at First United Methodist Church of Huntington Beach, 2721 Delaware Ave., at 7 p.m. Plan to arrive 15 to 30 minutes prior to the show. Tickets are $10 advance, $15 at door at http://www.apologetix.com. For more information, call (714) 381-8101.