Book Signing by Dean Koontz -- New York Times best selling author
Dean Koontz will sign copies of his new book, "The Face," at Barnes &
Noble Booksellers, 7777 Edinger Ave., from 6 to 8 p.m. Admission is
free. Information: (714) 897-8781.
JUNE 13 to 29
"Heaven Can Wait" -- Harry Seagall's play will be performed by the
Huntington Beach Playhouse at Central Library Theater, 7111 Talbert
Ave. It is the story of Joe Pendelton, a prizefighter who dies and is
headed for the great beyond. When employees of Heaven checks their
records, they find Joe is not scheduled to arrive for another 60
years. But when Joe tries to return to Earth, word reaches Heaven
that Joe's body has been cremated. Information: (714) 375-0696.
The 53rd annual Pier Swim -- The city of Huntington Beach
Community Services Department is sponsoring this popular half-mile
swim around the pier that offers awards for the fastest swimmers.
Races begin at 9 a.m. for Men, Masters & Seniors divisions, and at
9:45 a.m. for Juniors Division. The cost is $22. Register on the
beach from 8 to 8:30 a.m. Information: (714) 536-5486.
Father's Day Champagne Brunch -- Old World Restaurant serves a
fantastic brunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Old World Shopping Center,
7561 Center Ave., which is styled after a Bavarian village. Call for
reservations and price: (714) 895-8020. www.oldworld.ws
Conjunto Jardin Live at Pier Plaza Presents -- A unique blend of
Mexi-Cuban-Afro music in a free concert at the beach at the
amphitheater adjacent to the Huntington Beach Pier from 1 to 3 p.m.
Admission is free. Sponsored by city of Huntington Beach Community
Services Department. Call Music Hotline: (714) 374-1657.
Surfin' Sundays presents the Goofyfoots -- Celebrate the
Huntington Beach International Surfing Museum's anniversary with
Surfin' Sundays Concert Series 2003 with live music from the
Goofyfoots from 1 to 3 p.m. at the corner of 5th Street. Admission is
free. Information: (714) 960-3483.
Concerts on the Green -- Bring your blankets and lawn chairs to
the Golden West College Amphitheater to enjoy renditions of popular