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West Coast Artists
"Contemporary Traditionalists: A West Coast Perspective," a show featuring 48 works by 18 South Orange County artists, runs at the Huntington Beach Art Center, 538 Main St. Among the artists on display are Scott Albert, Paul Cheng, Susan Jarecky, Casey Parlette and Bradford J. Salamon. There is an opening reception from 7 to 9 p.m. May 19 and regular gallery hours are noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, noon to 6 p.m. Friday and noon to 5 p.m. Saturday. Admission is by donation. For more information, call (714) 374-1650 or visit http://www.huntingtonbeachartcenter.org.
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"Tomorrow Belongs to Me," an exhibit by Bulgarian artist Milko Pavlov, runs at OMC Gallery for Contemporary Art, Old World Village, 7561 Center Ave., Unit 32, Huntington Beach. Regular gallery hours are 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and by appointment. Admission is free. For more information, call (714) 421-0476 or visit http://www.omc-llc.com.
Father's Day Car Show
The Public Church hosts a Father's Day car show featuring hot rods and custom vehicles at Huntington Beach Baptist Church, 8121 Ellis Ave., Huntington Beach. There is also free food and a bounce house for kids. The event is free and lasts from 3 to 5:30 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.thepublicchurch.org.
Solar Program Luncheon
The Huntington Beach Art Center hosts an educational luncheon about the city's solar program, including information on rebates, technology and incentives, at 538 Main St. The luncheon lasts from 11 a.m. to noon and admission is free. For more information, call (800) 785-5482 or visit http://www.hbsolarprogram.org.
Paws at the Coffee Mill hosts dachshund races with a "Western Stampede" country theme at Old World Village, 7561 Center Ave., Huntington Beach. The races start at 3 p.m. and admission is $2; registration fee to race a dog is $16. For more information, call (714) 898-5111.
Downtown Art Walk
The Huntington Beach Downtown Business Improvement District hosts its monthly Downtown Art Walk in the area around Main Street and Pacific Coast Highway. Among the features are painters Art Guevara, Steve Moreno and Jack Martinez, the Golden West Pops orchestra and the exhibit "Contemporary Traditionalists: A West Coast Perspective" at the Huntington Beach Art Center, 538 Main St. The art walk lasts from 6 to 9 p.m. and admission is free. For more information, call (714) 536-8300 or visit http://www.hb-downtown.com.
Charity Golf Tournament
The Huntington Beach Council on Aging hosts its 20th Annual On Course Golf Tournament at Meadowlark Golf Course, 16782 Graham St., Huntington Beach. Shotgun starts at 12:30 p.m., with a buffet awards dinner at 6 p.m. in the clubhouse. The tournament is free for spectators, with $35 for dinner. Proceeds benefit local senior programs. For more information, call (714) 536-9387 or visit http://www.hbcoa.org.
Surf City Comedy Club hosts stand-up comedy shows at 8 p.m. every Friday and Saturday at Endless Food and Fun, 7227 Edinger Ave., Huntington Beach. Doors open at 7 p.m. and admission is $15 per person, with a two-item minimum in the showroom. For more information, visit http://www.surfcitycomedyclub.com.
The Huntington Beach Elks Lodge 1959 will host couples line dancing lessons every fourth Sunday from 2 to 3 p.m. at the lodge, 7711 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach. Cost is $6 per person. After the lesson, enjoy tacos, margaritas and karaoke from 3 to 7 p.m.
The Huntington Beach Coordinating Council meets at 11:30 a.m. the first Monday of each month (except July, August and September) 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 dogs available for adoption from 11a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturdays to Petco, 8909 Adams Ave., Huntington Beach. For more information, visit ahome4everrescue.org or email email@example.com.
Second Chance Pet Adoptions hosts cat and kitten adoptions every Saturday and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. at Petco, 5961 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach. Adoptions are also held from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at PetSmart, 7600 Edinger Ave., Huntington Beach. Adoption fees are $99 for cats 12 months and over, $135 for kittens under 12 months; some are two for $99. Adoption includes neuter/spay, vaccination, FIV/FELV test, microchip, De-worming, Flea Treatment, collar ID tag and a bag of food. For more information, visit http://www.secondchancepetadoptions.org.
Surf City Tea Party, a discussion group dedicated to limited government, fiscal responsibility, individual rights and free markets, meets at 6:30 p.m. the second and fourth Monday of each month at the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave., Room C. 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.