FRIDAY: Malalai Joya reads and signs her book "A Woman Among Warlords" at Golden West College, Forum 1, 15744 Goldenwest St., Huntington Beach. The event is free and begins at 7 p.m., with the doors opening at 6 p.m. For more information, visit

SATURDAY: 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 For more information, call (714) 381-8101.

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.


Guys and Dolls

Marina High School presents the musical "Guys and Dolls" at the Huntington Beach High School auditorium, 1905 Main St. Showtimes are 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday and tickets are $12. For more information, call (714) 893-6571, ext. 4413 or visit


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.


'Collective Knowledge'

A reception for the Coastline Community College Art Gallery's latest exhibition "Collective Knowledge" will be from 5 to 8 p.m. The exhibition showcases art by the Coast Community College Visual Arts faculty. The evening will include a program to honor Jay Sagen, recently retired curator for the Coastline Art Gallery. The gallery, 10156 Adams Ave., Huntington Beach, is open from

1 to 5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. For more information, call (714) 963-8475.


High School Musical

Brethren Christian High School presents "Bye Bye Birdie" at 21141 Strathmoor Lane, Huntington Beach. Showtimes are 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 to $15. For more information, call (714) 962-6617 or visit


E-Waste Recycling

All Green Electronics Recycling and the city of Fountain Valley host an e-waste recycling event at 16400 Brookhurst St., Fountain Valley. The event is free and runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, visit

Martial Arts and Yoga

Pa-Kua Martial Arts & Yoga Studio celebrates its eighth anniversary with an open house and free classes at 4952 Warner Ave., Suite 101, Huntington Beach. Classes are in martial arts aerobics at 9 a.m., traditional martial arts at 10 a.m. and Chinese yoga at 11 a.m. For more information, call (714) 377-8805.


Hawaiian Festival

Don the Beachcomber hosts its inaugural "I Love Poke" festival, featuring food, music, an auction, raffle prizes and more, at 16278 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. Actress and singer Tia Carrere serves as emcee and 15 Orange County chefs take part in a cooking competition. The event begins at 6 p.m. and tickets are $50 presale, $65 at the door. For more information, call (562) 592-1321.

Educator Reception

Join Barnes & Noble for our Educator Reception featuring a book talk, light refreshments and giveaways. For reservations, call (714) 897-6201 or e-mail Educator Appreciation Days are Saturday to April 17. PreK-12 educators receive 25% off books and games and 10% off DVD and music. Barnes & Noble is at Bella Terra, 7881 Edinger Ave. No. 110.


Maryrose Wood

Children's author and former Broadway actor Maryrose Wood will read and sign her new book, "The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place: Book 2: The Hidden Gallery" at 6:30 p.m. at Barnes & Noble at Bella Terra, 7881 Edinger Ave. No. 110. For more information, call (714) 897-8781.

Banned Book Group

Join the Banned Book Club at 7 p.m. for a discussion of "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho at Barnes & Noble at Bella Terra,

7881 Edinger Ave. No. 110. New members are always welcome. For more information, call (714) 897-8781.

Magic Tree House Young Readers' Club

Join the Magic Tree House Young Readers' Club for a discussion of Book 4, "Pirates Past Noon." Make reservations at (714) 897-6201 to ensure enough supplies for everyone.


Author's Luncheon

Authors Lisa Napoli ("Radio Shangri-La") and Adrienne Sharp ("True Memoirs of Little K.") discuss their work at the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave. The event starts at noon and tickets are $18. Reservations must be made by April 7. For more information, call (714) 375-8429.

My Favorite Teacher Event

Join Barnes & Noble at Bella Terra, 7881 Edinger Ave. No. 111, for a reception recognizing the local teacher and student winners of our My Favorite Teacher contest at 4 p.m. For more information, call (714) 897-8781.

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