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Thursday 3/31

It’s the end of March! Check out these great things to do and plan for Friday’s Art Walk with our Art Walk page! (Keep an eye out for our April Egg Hunt page too – will you find an iF egg?)

Announcements: The Fullerton State of the City Luncheon – Fullerton Open For Business! will take place Monday, April 4 at 11:30am at the Cal State Fullerton Titan Student Union. Reserve your place now for $55 to hear What our our government leaders doing to shout “Fullerton Open For Business?” Join us at this important event. Register at FullertonChamberStore.com

Daily to do!:

7:15am: The Fullerton Sunrise Rotary Breakfast Meeting will be held at the Meridian Sports Club (1535 Deerpark Dr.) and new members are welcome. For more information contact Carolyn Johnson at (714) 743-8670.

9am: The Fullerton Chapter of TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) will meet at the Fullerton Boys and Girls Club (348 W. Commonwealth Ave.) and the meetings are open to new members. For more information contact (714) 738-5295.

9-10:30am: The Technology Working Group meets at City Hall (303 W. Commonwealth Ave.) The group assists the City with the development of a Telecommunications Master Plan that incorporates wireless, fiber optic and new hybrid-fiber-coax (HFC) technologies.

9:30am: Visit the Fullerton Senior Multi-Service Center (340 W. Commonwealth Ave.) for the free knitting and crochet class, new members are welcome.

10:15-10:45am: HI – HO -THE DERRY – O at the Fullerton Main Library (Osborne Auditorium) is storytime with stories, finger plays, puppets, songs and crafts for children 3-6 years old. Children must be 3 years old by December 1, 2010.

11am-3pm: At Revolucion 1910 Cantina the lunch specials are only $5.99 with over 10 items to choose from.

11am-9pm: Get 5 for $10 wine tasting at Angelo’s and Vinci’s Ristorante. From 11am-3pm you can enjoy their lunch buffet or get the $3 pizza/salad combo special from Woppo’s takeout.

11am-2am: At House of Eden you’ll not only get the only topless bar in town but Thirsty Thursday too; $2 well drinks and $2 domestic drafts all night.

11am-2am: Thirsty Thursday at Slidebar in downtown Fullerton gets you $3 Domestic Pints and $6 Super 32oz. Mugs.

11:15-11:45am: HI – HO -THE DERRY – O at the Fullerton Main Library (Osborne Auditorium) is storytime with stories, finger plays, puppets, songs and crafts for children 3-6 years old. Children must be 3 years old by December 1, 2010.

11:30am-12am: Thursday is all you can eat Pintxo (a large Basque style of tapas) for $19.95 a person with beverage purchase at Lizarran in downtown Fullerton.

12-3pm: Free Senior Tax Return Help is sponsored by AARP at the Fullerton Senior Center Thursdays, through April 14. Call (714) 738-6305 for an appointment.

2-4pm: FC Men’s Tennis vs Riverside College at Fullerton College.

3-5pm: Enjoy free bowling every Thursday at Cal State Fullerton in the Titan Bowl and Billiards! Shoe rental not included!

3-6pm & 4-7pm: Find out about Happy Hour specials in Fullerton with our handy HH page!

4-5pm: The Afterschool Club at the Hunt Branch Library (Gallery Room) this week: Calling all magicians or future magicians. Bring a trick from home to show, see somebody else’s trick, and learn a new trick to amaze your friends. This free class is presented by the American Martial Arts Academy. For children kindergarten and up. For more information contact Janine Jacobs at (714) 738-6338.

4-7pm: Movie Night hosted by the Black Student Union will be held in the Cadena Cultural Center at Fullerton College.

4-10pm: Ladies Night at Commonwealth Lounge means extended Happy Hour specials: 1/2 Select Appetizers, $4 Crafts on Drafts, $4 Well Cocktails, $5 Sangria and select martinis and wines!

5-7pm: Cesar Chavez Day: Teen Unity Arts Festival at The Muckenthaler Cultural Center is free and sponsored by the Fullerton Boys & Girls Club and Solidarity. The event will feature Culture Shock (hip-hop group), dancers from Kabba Modern Legacy (of MTV), bands, sports tournaments and more.

5-9pm: The OC Food Truck will be serving up great food to go with that Knuckle Sandwich at Bootlegger’s Brewery.

5-9pm: Eat dinner with gourmet food trucks. This week the Chuck Wagon Stop at Robbin Brothers Fullerton (255 W. Orangethorpe Ave.) includes The Lime Truck, Dogzilla Hotdogs, Short Stop BBQ, Bacon MANia, the Bakery Truck, and the Seabirds Truck.

5pm-12am: Thirsty Thursday gets you 50% off select bottles of wine with the purchase of an entree at Karma Kabob. (One offer per party. Cannot combine offers.)

6-10pm: Thirsty Thursday at NYPD Pizza in downtown Fullerton gets you $1 Domestic Drafts and $2 Import Drafts.

6-11pm: It’s Dollar Mania at AMF Carter Lanes! Get the best value for your dollar and fun for your bowl! The $5 cover charge gets you $1 games and $1 shoe rental with a minimum of 3 bowlers per lane.

6:30pm: How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying is presented by the Fullerton Union High School Academy of the Arts at Plummer Auditorium (201 E. Chapman Ave.) for $10 ($8 Student/Senior).

6:45pm: Learn computer fundamentals with one-on-one tutoring with Sam Standring at the Fullerton Main Library. Please call the library at (714) 738-3121 to make an appointment.

7-8:30pm: Join Temple Beth Tikvah for Israeli dancing for $3 per person. RSVP by calling (714) 871-3535.

7:30-10pm: Listen to or play covers, original music or just a jam session hosted by “The Geezer with the Guitar” at Max Bloom’s Cafe Noir.

8pm: Laura Escudé will play at Fullerton College (321 E. Chapman Ave.)

8pm: Stadium Tavern has trivia nights with King Trivia and free popcorn.

8-11pm: Chomp Fullerton has all you can eat Sushi for $20.

8pm-12am: Join Cherch Lounge in downtown Fullerton for DTF Spring Break 2011 celebration with JONNY B live on drums and DJ REY.

8pm-12am: Roscoe’s Famous Deli will have Last One Done playing live.

8pm-12am: Steamers Jazz Club & Cafe hosts a free evening with guest guitarist The Evan Stone Trio with Bruce Forman & Larry Steen.

8pm-1am: Slidebar will host Red Satellite for a free, 21+ show.

8:30pm: Join the Fullerton Historic Ballroom for their single classes and dances Weekly Meetup. For $12 you can learn classic dances from great instructors. For more information call (714) 525-5155 or visit the website.

8:30-11:30pm: Enjoy the free Dueling Piano Show at Ziings’/TAO in downtown Fullerton featuring 2 grand pianos played by some of the world’s best piano bar entertainers.

9pm-12am: Hear Brett Cain play live at 2J’s Lounge.

9pm-1am: Sing karaoke in Fullerton, use our Guide to find out where to go!

9pm-1am: 80′z Enough will play at Back Alley. It’s also Thirsty Thursday at Back Alley which means $2.50 pints of Budweiser, Coors Lite, Bass and Guinness with a DJ usually up front.

10pm-close: Heroes has Late Night Happy Hour for $1 off all beers and 12″ pizzas for $8 (cheese or pepperoni only).

10pm-1am: The Nerdy Thursday Variety Show at Mulberry St. Ristorante is a free weekly variety show featuring live music, poetry, comedy, mini presentations, quizzes, film screenings and more.

10pm-2am: The Bacon MANia food truck will be in downtown Fullerton serving up late night deliciousness. Look for them around Amerige and Harbor. (For more late night food near downtown check out our Guide!)

10pm-2am: Ladies Night at Bourbon Street means DJ Ruffnek, Live Video, 80′s Movies, Commercials, and Remixes! And of course drink specials.

10pm-2am: Ziings’ club atmosphere has a DJ and $3 Kirin Ichiban Drafts and $3 Kamikaze Shots.

10:30pm-1am: A.M. Session will play at Stubrik’s in downtown Fullerton. At 11pm Happy Hour is late night is a dollar off draft beers and well drinks.

11pm: If you’re lucky Mr. Hotbunz will be back at ENVY Ultra Lounge for bacon dogs at $3 each or two for $5.

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31 Mar 2011

Fullerton events, things to do for Thursday

Author: mmclaughlin | Filed under: Uncategorized

Tuesday 3/29

Plenty to do in Fullerton today!

10-10:30am: Mommy and Me event: Story Time with Amy McCamly at Belly Sprout is free and for all ages.

10-11am: Learn computer fundamentals with one-on-one tutoring with Sam Standring at the Fullerton Main Library (Tutor Study Room). Please call the library at (714) 738-3121 to make an appointment.

10:15am: Toddler Storytime at the Hunt Branch Library (Room D) is for children under 3 years of age and younger, accompanied by an adult. This program provides children with first group experience in enjoying books, nursery rhymes, songs and fingerplays.

10:45am: Preschool Storytime (Hi-Ho The Derry – O) at the Hunt Branch Library (Room E) is storytime for 3-6 year olds. This forty-five minute program features stories, fingerplays, songs, crafts, and puppets. Please register at the children’s information desk.

11am-3pm: At Revolucion 1910 Cantina the lunch specials are only $5.99 with over 10 items to choose from.

11am-9pm: Get 5 for $10 wine tasting at Angelo’s and Vinci’s Ristorante. From 11am-3pm you can enjoy their lunch buffet or get the $3 pizza/salad combo special from Woppo’s takeout.

11am-10pm: Twofer Tuesday at NYPD Pizza in downtown Fullerton means you can buy a large specialty pizza and get a large cheese pizza FREE.

11am-2am: Tonight at House of Eden you’ll not only get the only topless bar in town but Thirsty Tuesday too; $2 well drinks and $2 domestic drafts all night.

11:30am-1pm: The Fullerton Chamber of Commerce Networking Lunch at the Crowne Plaza Hotel (1500 S. Raymond Ave.) is for Members and first-time guests ($15, or 20 at the door) to generate weekly leads and referrals, featuring a member presentation.

12pm-1am: Find out where you can stuff your face a belly with Taco Tuesday in Fullerton – use our Guide!

12pm-2am: The Weekly Tastings at The Twisted Vine in downtown Fullerton (run through next Wednesday) include Flight 1: Salvestrin – St. Helena, Ca, $20 for a 2oz pour of 3 wines, Flight 2: Ceago – Lake County, Ca, $15 for a 3oz pour of 3 wines, AND Flight 3: Create Your Own Beer Flight for $12 with a 5oz. pour of three beers from the following list, Blanche de Bruxelles – White Beer, The Bruery – Saison de Lente, The Lost Abbey – Ten Commandments, Avery – Dugana IPA, or Port Brewing – Old Viscosity.

1-2:15pm: Creation Station-Messy Art (Ages 4-9 year) at Belly Sprout is $80 for 6 weeks or $15 Drop-in. This exciting class promises to be a hit for your child, where they will chose their own materials to create their own masterpiece.

3-6pm & 4-7pm: Find Happy Hour specials in Fullerton with our HH page!

4pm: The After School Club at the Fullerton Library (Osborne Auditorium) is open to children kindergarten through 6 grade. Programs include storytelling, puppets, crafts, creative dramatics, hands-on demonstrations, and visits with special guests. (No registration required.)

4-9pm: At Ruby’s Diner (1301 S. Harbor Blvd.) Kids 12 and under get a Free Kid’s Meal!

4:15-6pm: The Mathematics Colloquium at Fullerton College (Berkeley Center) invites you to hear the weekly lecture series featuring internal and external faculty speakers in mathematics, computer science, and their applications.

4:30pm: The Summit House Restaurant invites you to enjoy $30 Tuesday. Have a three course dinner from North Orange County’s renowned restaurant for only $30.

5-9pm: Enjoy Service Industry Night at Cafe Hidalgo for 30% off. Be sure to bring your proof of employment.

5-9pm: The Bakery Truck will be visiting downtown Fullerton (Amerige/Harbor) for delicious dessert. Follow us on twitter to get updates on any other food trucks that stop by!

5-9:30pm: Ziings’/TAO have a Fall Feast with all you can eat for $9.95 and $4 well drinks and $3 domestic drafts. AND at 8pm the Dueling Piano show starts.

5-10pm: Commonwealth Lounge has a Tuesday dinner deal. Get a $10 Garlic & Parmesan Prime Rib served with garlic Romano mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetables.

5pm-1am: Don’t forget it’s Taco Tuesday! (one place get’s you a free kid’s meal!) Check our Taco Tuesday Guide.

6pm: The Cal State Fullerton baseball team plays UCLA in a single non-conference game at Goodwin Field. General Admission-Adults: $8, Seniors and Youths: $6.

6pm: Join Roscoe’s Famous Deli in downtown Fullerton’s SoCo District for Shuffleboard League night.

6-8pm: Learn American Sign Language (ASL) free at Eastside Christian Church, Room 216 (2505 Yorba Linda Blvd.) Join this class anytime. For more information email [email protected] or call (714) 996-9669.

6:30pm: The Fullerton Library, as part of “School Night @ the Library” presents “Mad Science of North Orange County” in the Osborne Auditorium with fun and interactive experiments designed to demonstrate the magic of science to children. In addition stations will be set up around the auditorium for children and their families to try hands-on science experiments and activities. The event will also include a prize drawing for donated science prizes.

6:30pm: Join the OC Sierra Club Fullerton Singles Beginners Hike for an approximate 5-mile hike on various trails around Laguna Lake in Fullerton. Wear sturdy boots or sneakers, bring water, a flashlight and money for optional dinner following the hike. The meeting spot is always the same, at the northeast end of Laguna Lake in Fullerton.

6:30pm-1am: Rockin’ Tuesdays at Incahoots has Country couples dancing & line dancing. $2 Drink specials & Karaoke. Free dance lessons at 7 & 7:45pm. $5 cover ($3 before 7pm).

7pm: The Fullerton Barbershop Chorus will meet at Eastside Christian Church (2505 Yorba Linda Blvd.) New members are always welcome. For more information call  (714) 871-7675.

7pm: The French Film Festival at Fullerton College will show their last film, Tell No One, tonight at the Wilshire Auditorium for $6.50. Tickets can be purchased at the Campus Theater Box Office (714) 992-7150.

7pm: The Civil Air Patrol Fullerton Composite Squadron 56 meets at the Aviation Facilities at the Fullerton Municipal Airport (2119 W. Commonwealth Ave.) Open to anyone 12 years of age or older. For more information email [email protected] or call (714) 866-3203.

7pm: Join the Fullerton Fit Club with local coaches Betty Vega, Christy Carter, Tasche Simons, and more at the Holiday Inn (2932 E. Nutwood Ave.) Coaches fee is $5, guests are free and water is provided. Bring a towel and arrive early to register. Workout starts at 7pm. For more information contact Christy Carter at [email protected]

7:30pm: Max Bloom’s Cafe Noir in downtown Fullerton will have The Cinema. This week’s free movie showing is World’s Fastest Indian (2005).

8pm-12am: Steamers Jazz Club & Cafe presents a free show with pianist/vocalist The Kate Reid Trio.

9pm-1am: Paulie Pesh will play The Continental Room for a free show.

9pm-1am: Find out who has karaoke on Tuesday nights with our karaoke Guide.

9pm-1am: Slidebar will have special guest DJ Richard Blade!

10pm-1am: Dig will play at Back Alley.

10:30-11:30pm: The Kogi BBQ food truck will be at Sunset Lounge for a late night dinner stop.

4:30pm: The Summit House Restaurant invites you to enjoy $30 Tuesday. Have a three course dinner from North Orange County’s renowned restaurant for only $30.
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29 Mar 2011

Fullerton events for Tuesday!

Author: mmclaughlin | Filed under: Uncategorized

Thursday 3/17

It’s St. Patrick’s Day and there is plenty to do that involves the Irish & drinking and plenty to do that doesn’t! Whatever you’re looking for – you’ll find something to do!

Let’s start with the places that have special St. Patrick’s Day specific things going on: You’ll find it on our St. Patrick’s Day page. Below you’ll find more to do, some green, some not.

7am-9pm: Eat at Ruby’s Diner (1301 S. Harbor Blvd.) to help the Fullerton High School Fundraiser/Senior class. Present a flyer when you eat to have part of your bill donated (available in room 65 at FUHS).

7:15am: The Fullerton Sunrise Rotary Breakfast Meeting will be held at the Meridian Sports Club (1535 Deerpark Dr.) and new members are welcome. For more information contact Carolyn Johnson at (714) 743-8670.

8:30am-5pm: The 15th Annual Western Assessment Conference will be held at Cal State Fullerton’s Titan Student Union for $90. This conference is focused on the ways that faculty and institutions are utilizing a variety of assessment strategies, methodology and technological tools to both measure and report their educational effectiveness.

9am: The Fullerton Chapter of TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) will meet at the Fullerton Boys and Girls Club (348 W. Commonwealth Ave.) and the meetings are open to new members. For more information contact (714) 738-5295.

9am-7:30pm: The Judi Garman Classic Softball Tournament is 19 schools playing 45 softball games in a 5-day period at Cal State Fullerton Anderson Family Field. Adults: $16, Seniors and Youths: $12. Find out teams playing at the event site.

9:30am: Visit the Fullerton Senior Multi-Service Center (340 W. Commonwealth Ave.) for the free knitting and crochet class, new members are welcome.

10:15-10:45am: HI – HO -THE DERRY – O at the Fullerton Main Library (Osborne Auditorium) is storytime with stories, finger plays, puppets, songs and crafts for children 3-6 years old. Children must be 3 years old by December 1, 2010.

11am-3pm: At Revolucion 1910 Cantina the lunch specials are only $5.99 with over 10 items to choose from.

11am-9pm: Get 5 for $10 wine tasting at Angelo’s and Vinci’s Ristorante. Don’t miss the lunch specials they have too from 11am-3pm inside and at the Woppo’s takeout door.

11am-2am: Tonight at House of Eden you’ll not only get the only topless bar in town but Thirsty Thursday too; $2 well drinks and $2 domestic drafts all night.

11am-2am: Thirsty Thursday at Slidebar in downtown Fullerton gets you $3 Domestic Pints and $6 Super 32oz. Mugs.

11:15-11:45am: HI – HO -THE DERRY – O at the Fullerton Main Library (Osborne Auditorium) is storytime with stories, finger plays, puppets, songs and crafts for children 3-6 years old. Children must be 3 years old by December 1, 2010.

11:30am-12am: Thursday is all you can eat Pintxo (a large Basque style of tapas) for $19.95 a person with beverage purchase at Lizarran in downtown Fullerton.

3-6pm & 4-7pm: Use our HH page to find Happy Hour specials in Fullerton.

3-5pm: Enjoy free bowling every Thursday at Cal State Fullerton in the Titan Bowl and Billiards! Shoe rental not included!

3-7pm: A special “members only” sale day at the Fullerton Arboretum will beheld for the annual “Monster Tomato and Pepper Sale” at The Potting Shed.

4pm: The Korean American Business Roundtable will be held at the Fullerton Chamber of Commerce offices. For information contact [email protected]

4-5pm: The Afterschool Club at the Hunt Branch Library (Gallery Room) this week enjoy stories from Ireland featuring Fin M’Coul, Cleaver Tom and other characters from the Emerald Isle as they celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.  For children kindergarten and up. For more information contact Janine Jacobs at (714) 738-6338.

4pm, 7pm & 10pm: ASIP Thursday Night Movies presents Burlesque, Free screening at Cal State Fullerton.

4-10pm: Ladies Night at Commonwealth Lounge means extended Happy Hour specials: 1/2 Select Appetizers, $4 Crafts on Drafts, $4 Well Cocktails, $5 Sangria and select martinis and wines!

5-9pm: The Chomp Chomp Nation food truck will be serving their gourmet Singapore sling at the Bootlegger’s Brewery tasting room.

5-9pm: The Chuck Wagon Stop food trucks are back this week with a new location! Catch Short Stop BBQ, Bacon MANia, Fresh Fries, Chunk-N-Chip and Piaggio On Wheels at the Robbins Bros (255 W. Orangethorpe Ave. but please park across the street in the Target lot).

5pm-12am: Thirsty Thursday gets you 50% off select bottles of wine with the purchase of an entree at Karma Kabob. (One offer per party. Cannot combine offers.)

5pm-12am: The Pint House will have green beer, and live music (and food & drink specials) for the holiday.

6-7:15pm: Cal State Fullerton’s Mathematics Department hosts the competition “Math Kangaroo” with 50 students participating from Southern California schools in grades first through 12th, in McCarthy Hall, Rooms 457 and 463. Parents, students and community members are invited to attend.

6-8pm: Join the Fullerton Main Library (Osborne Auditorium) for Family Game & Movie Night, free.

6-8pm: The Greenhand FFA Conference will be held at Fullerton High School (cafeteria).

6-10pm: Thirsty Thursday at NYPD Pizza in downtown Fullerton gets you $1 Domestic Drafts and $2 Import Drafts.

6-11pm: Dollar Mania at AMF Carter Lanes! Get the best value for your dollar and fun for your bowl! The $5 cover charge gets you $1 games and $1 shoe rental with a minimum of 3 bowlers per lane.

6:45pm: Learn computer fundamentals with one-on-one tutoring with Sam Standring at the Fullerton Main Library. Please call the library at (714) 738-3121 to make an appointment.

7-8:30pm: Join Temple Beth Tikvah for Israeli dancing for $3 per person. RSVP by calling (714) 871-3535.

7pm-2am: The Crepes Bonaparte food truck is scheduled to be in downtown Fullerton for dinner and late night food service. (Look for them around Amerige or Commonwealth and Harbor).

7:30-10pm: Listen to or play covers, original music or just a jam session hosted by “The Geezer with the Guitar” at Max Bloom’s Cafe Noir.

8pm: Jazz Ensemble I & II will perform at Meng Concert Hall at Cal State Fullerton for $10.

8pm: The Fullerton College Theater presents The Man of La Mancha – a story that inspires us to dream “The Impossible Dream” of Don Quixote. For tickets call (714) 992-7150 or visit the College Box Office.

8pm: Stadium Tavern has trivia night with free popcorn.

8-11pm: Chomp Fullerton has all you can eat Sushi for $20.

8pm-12am: Roscoe’s Famous Deli will host the band, Green Natives.

8pm-12am: Steamers Jazz Club & Cafe will host Evan Stone & The Translucent Ham Sandwich Band.

8pm-1am: Catch Totally Wired Thursday at The Continental Room for Post Punk, No wave, Disco, Party with DJ Beef, DJ Dijon, and DJ AM180.

8:30pm: Join the Fullerton Historic Ballroom for their single classes and dances Weekly Meetup. For $12 you can learn classic dances from great instructors. For more information call (714) 525-5155 or visit the website.

8:30-11:30pm: Enjoy the free Dueling Piano Show at Ziings’ in downtown Fullerton featuring 2 grand pianos played by some of the world’s best piano bar entertainers.

9pm: Hear Brett Cain perform live at 2J’s Lounge.

9pm: Hear Brodii Split perform live at Tropics Lounge.

9pm-1am: Thirsty Thursday at Back Alley means $2.50 pints of Budweiser, Coors Lite, Bass and Guinness with a DJ usually up front and 80s in the back.

9pm-1am: Find out where to sing karaoke with our Guide!

10pm: Ziings’ club atmosphere has a DJ and $3 Kirin Ichiban Drafts and $3 Kamikaze Shots.

10pm-2am: Ladies Night at Bourbon Street means DJ Ruffnek, Live Video, 80′s Movies, Commercials, and Remixes! And of course drink specials.

10pm-close: Heroes has Late Night Happy Hour for $1 off all beers and 12″ pizzas for $8 (cheese or pepperoni only).

10pm-2am: Commonwealth Lounge will have plenty of sounds for you from DJ Jay P,  WIcked1, Remark, and Zeb, hosted by J-Fresh!

10pm-2am: The Bacon MANia food truck is going to try and stick it out in downtown Fullerton to serve you late night food. (Look for them around Amerige & Harbor.)

10:30pm: Nerdy Thursday at Mulberry St. Ristorante is St. Patrick’s Day themed.

11pm-1am: Happy Hour at Stubrik’s late night is a dollar off draft beers and well drinks.

11pm: find out where else to get food for late night in downtown Fullerton with our Late Night food Guide.

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17 Mar 2011

Events for Thursday (St. Patty’s Day) in Fullerton!

Author: mmclaughlin | Filed under: Uncategorized

Tuesday 3/15

Monday is done and it’s time for taco Tuesday and so much more!

Announcement: Contact Mike Manarino at Aces High Tattoo about $20 cherry blossom tattoos- All of the proceeds will be donated to the American RedCross Japanese Tsunami/Earthquake relief fund.

To do today:

10-10:30am: Mommy and Me event: Story Time with Amy McCamly at Belly Sprout is free and for all ages.

10-11am: Learn computer fundamentals with one-on-one tutoring with Sam Standring at the Fullerton Main Library (Tutor Study Room). Please call the library at (714) 738-3121 to make an appointment.

10:15am: Toddler Storytime at the Hunt Branch Library (Room D) is for children under 3 years of age and younger, accompanied by an adult. This program provides children with first group experience in enjoying books, nursery rhymes, songs and finger plays.

10:45am: Preschool Storytime (Hi-Ho The Derry – O) at the Hunt Branch Library (Room E) is storytime for 3-6 year olds. This forty-five minute program features stories, fingerplays, songs, crafts, and puppets. Please register at the children’s information desk.

11am-9pm: Get 5 for $10 wine tasting at Angelo’s and Vinci’s Ristorante. From 11am-3pm you can get a killer $3 deal at their takeout door, Woppo’s, too!

11am-10pm: Twofer Tuesday at NYPD Pizza in downtown Fullerton means you can buy a large specialty pizza and get a large cheese pizza FREE.

11am-2am: Find out who has Taco Tuesday deals in Fullerton!

11am-2am: At House of Eden you’ll not only get the only topless bar in town but Thirsty Tuesday too; $2 well drinks and $2 domestic drafts all night.

11:30am-1pm: The Fullerton Chamber of Commerce Networking Lunch at the Crowne Plaza Hotel (1500 S. Raymond Ave.) is for Members and first-time guests ($15, or 20 at the door) to generate weekly leads and referrals, featuring a member presentation.

1-2:15pm: Creation Station-Messy Art (Ages 4-9 year) at Belly Sprout is $80 for 6 weeks or $15 Drop-in. This exciting class promises to be a hit for your child, where they will chose their own materials to create their own masterpiece.

1:30pm: The FACES of Fullerton will have their planning meeting at the Hunt Branch Library.

3pm: Find out about Happy Hour specials in Fullerton with our HH page!

3-6pm: The SOCO West Parking Structure Groundbreaking Ceremony will take place at 150 W. Santa Fe Ave. The project is funded by: Proposition 116 Clean Air & Transportation Improvement Bond Act of 1990, Measure M, and Redevelopment Bonds.

4pm: The After School Club at the Fullerton Library (Osborne Auditorium) is open to children kindergarten through 6 grade. Programs include storytelling, puppets, crafts, creative dramatics, hands-on demonstrations, and visits with special guests. (No registration required.)

4-9pm: At Ruby’s Diner (1301 S. Harbor Blvd.) Kids 12 and under get a Free Kid’s Meal!

4:15-6pm: The Mathematics Colloquium at Fullerton College invites you to hear the weekly lecture series. This week Dr. Gizem Karaali of Pomona College will talk about tropical math at the Berkeley Center (1000 N. Lemon St., room 3010).

4:30-7pm: The Secrets of Transitioning and Transferring the Tools for Success to the Next Generation discussion at Cal State Fullerton, Steven G. Mihaylo Hall, Room 3230 is $50 for first-time family business attendees interested in becoming a member of the Family Business Council. Ron Stein, vice president of business development for PTS Staffing Solutions, will moderate the panel discussion. For more information call (657) 278-4182.

4:30pm-close: The Summit House Restaurant invites you to enjoy $30 Tuesday. Have a three course dinner from North Orange County’s renowned restaurant for only $30.

5pm: Save Coyote Hills March to City Hall. Bring your own signs or carry signs provided by Friends of Coyote Hills. Join march at Harbor and Chapman (Fox Theatre corner); then march to City Hall (Commonwealth and Highland) for the City Council Meeting.

5-7pm: Join the Fullerton College Art Gallery (1100 building) for the Opening Art Reception of Los Angeles based painter, printmaker, muralist and performance artist Gronk, who is internationally recognized for his work. The exhibition will be accompanied by an artist lecture and a series of demonstrations.

5-9pm: Enjoy Service Industry Night at Cafe Hidalgo for 30% off. Be sure to bring your proof of employment.

5-9pm: Catch food trucks in downtown Fullerton (usually at Amerige/Harbor) for Mini Tour Tuesday. This week scheduled is the Bakery Truck. (trucks scheduled to change, follow us on twitter for the latest updates.) This just in! The OC Food Truck will also be in downtown!

5-9:30pm: Ziings’/TAO have a Fall Feast with all you can eat for $9.95 and $4 well drinks and $3 domestic drafts. AND at 8pm the Dueling Piano show starts.

5-10pm: Commonwealth Lounge has a Tuesday dinner deal. Get a $10 Garlic & Parmesan Prime Rib served with garlic Romano mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetables.

5:30-8pm: Parent Involvement Night at Richman Elementary (700 S. Raymond Ave.) will feature keynote speaker Sylvia Mendez, whose parents were the plaintiffs in the historic Mendez v. Westminster School District case that lead to desegregating California schools.

6-8pm: Learn American Sign Language (ASL) free at Eastside Christian Church, Room 216 (2505 Yorba Linda Blvd.) Join this class anytime. For more information email [email protected] or call (714) 996-9669.

6pm: Join Roscoe’s Famous Deli in downtown Fullerton’s SoCo District for Shuffleboard League night.

6pm: 21+ Rockin’ Country Nights at Incahoots brings you couples dancing & line dancing. $2 Drink specials & Karaoke. Free dance lessons at 7 & 7:45pm. $5 cover ($3 before 7pm).

6:30pm: Join the OC Sierra Club Fullerton Singles Beginners Hike for an approximate 5-mile hike on various trails around Laguna Lake in Fullerton. Wear sturdy boots or sneakers, bring water, a flashlight and money for optional dinner following the hike. The meeting spot is always the same, at the northeast end of Laguna Lake in Fullerton.

6:30pm: The Fullerton City Council/Redevelopment Agency/Public Financing Authority Regular Meeting will be held at in Council Chambers at City Hall (303 W. Commonwealth Ave.).

7pm: The Fullerton Barbershop Chorus will meet at Eastside Christian Church (2505 Yorba Linda Blvd.) New members are always welcome. For more information call  (714) 871-7675.

7pm: Bedtime Bears at the Hunt Branch Library (Gallery Room) is an evening storytime for children and their families featuring stories, poetry, puppets, songs, films and crafts geared towards three to six years olds. Children are invited to wear their pajamas. Registration is required, please call (714) 738-3122.

7pm: The Civil Air Patrol Fullerton Composite Squadron 56 meets at the Aviation Facilities at the Fullerton Municipal Airport (2119 W. Commonwealth Ave.) Open to anyone 12 years of age or older. For more information email [email protected] or call (714) 866-3203.

7pm: Join the Fullerton Fit Club with local coaches Eric Doeding, Priscilla Ashleigh, Betty Vega, Christy Carter, Tasche Simons, and more at the Holiday Inn (2932 E. Nutwood Ave.) Coaches fee is $5, guests are free and water is provided. Bring a towel and arrive early to register. Workout starts at 7pm.

7-10pm: Riff Haus Studios hosts an all ages show with Oroku, Destroy Judas (ex members of Dystopia, Mindrot, and Phobia), Age of Collapse (formerly the Americans), Temple of Dagon, Raped Society and Vindictive (ex members of Death March, Booker Elementary, Blackwater) for $8.

7:30-10pm: Max Bloom’s Cafe Noir in downtown Fullerton will have The Cinema. This week’s free movie showing is Mon Oncle.

8pm: Looking for local Hip Hop? Villalva will be live at Banana’s Bar & Grill (601 S. Raymond Ave.)

8pm-12am: Steamers Jazz Club & Cafe will host the 2011 OC Music Awards nominee for Best Jazz and People’s Choice, The Chris Williams Sextet for an all ages, no cover night.

8:30-9:30pm: The Open House at The Historic Imperial Ballroom & Fullerton Dancesport Center offers you a free dance lesson for new students. Meet all the staff, and get a special lesson promotion (on this day only)!

9pm-1am: Hear DJ L-Roc at Bourbon Street.

9pm-1am: Paulie Pesh will play The Continental Room for a free show.

9pm-1am: Find out where you can sing karaoke in Fullerton using our Guide (we’ve added a new place thanks to reader David Chung – @classdc on twitter).

9pm: Slidebar brings you Totally ’80s Tuesday with Flashback Heart Attack.

10pm: Hear Dig at Back Alley Bar.

10:30-11:30pm: Catch the Kogi BBQ food truck at Sunset Lounge.

11pm-1am: Late Night Happy Hour at Stubrik’s is a dollar off draft beers and well drinks.

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15 Mar 2011

Fullerton Events, things to do for Tuesday!

Author: mmclaughlin | Filed under: Uncategorized

March 10

Thirsty Thursday deals, food, business week at CSUF, Starbucks freebie and so much more for your day and night in Fullerton!

Announcements: Applications for the Bicycle Users Subcommittee are due today at 5pm. The Subcommittee makes recommendations to the city on issues that impact bike travel in the city. Apply and submit online or by calling (714) 738-6571.

7:15am: The Fullerton Sunrise Rotary Breakfast Meeting will be held at the Meridian Sports Club (1535 Deerpark Dr.) and new members are welcome. For more information contact Carolyn Johnson at (714) 743-8670.

9am: The Fullerton Chapter of TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) will meet at the Fullerton Boys and Girls Club (348 W. Commonwealth Ave.) and the meetings are open to new members. For more information contact (714) 738-5295.

9-10:30am: The Technology Working Group will meet at City Hall in the Redevelopment Conference Room (303 W. Commonwealth Ave.). The group assists the City with the development of a Telecommunications Master Plan that incorporates wireless, fiber optic and new hybrid-fiber-coax (HFC) technologies.

10:15-10:45am: HI – HO -THE DERRY – O at the Fullerton Main Library (Osborne Auditorium) is storytime with stories, finger plays, puppets, songs and crafts for children 3-6 years old. Children must be 3 years old by December 1, 2010.

11am-9pm: Get 5 for $10 wine tasting at Angelo’s and Vinci’s Ristorante. The take-out door, Woppo’s Cucina, also has a great lunch deal for $3 from 11am-3pm.

11am-2am: At House of Eden you’ll not only get the only topless bar in town but Thirsty Thursday too; $2 well drinks and $2 domestic drafts all night.

11am-2am: Thirsty Thursday at Slidebar in downtown Fullerton gets you $3 Domestic Pints and $6 Super 32oz. Mugs.

11:15-11:45am: HI – HO -THE DERRY – O at the Fullerton Main Library (Osborne Auditorium) is storytime with stories, finger plays, puppets, songs and crafts for children 3-6 years old. Children must be 3 years old by December 1, 2010.

11:30am-12am: Thursday is all you can eat Pintxo (a large Basque style of tapas) for $19.95 a person with beverage purchase at Lizarran in downtown Fullerton.

12pm: Keep an eye on the NYPD Pizza facebook page for their Guess This Thursday game for a chance to win a personal cheese pizza!

12-2pm: Watch a Fashion Show from a Ralph Lauren Personal Shopper, part of Cal State Fullerton’s Business Week in the Titan Student Union, Pavilion B.

2-4pm: Hear the Management in Action panel at Cal State Fullerton’s Business Week in the Ontiveros room in the Titan Student Union. Jacobs Engineering is one of the world’s largest providers of technical services. They will discuss management opportunities, operations management and more. Food and refreshments will be provided.

2-5pm: Head to a Starbucks to get a free cake pop or other Petite Pastry when you buy a drink, in celebration of their 40th anniversary.

3pm: Enjoy Happy Hour specials in Fullerton. Our HH page will help you find food & drink specials.

3-5pm: Enjoy free bowling every Thursday at Cal State Fullerton in the Titan Bowl and Billiards TSU Underground! Shoe rental not included!

3:30pm: Join the Question & Answer Session with Pulitzer Prize-winning author (“Enrique’s Journey”) and journalist Sonia Nazario at Fullerton College as part of the One Book, One College selection, at Wilshire Auditorium.

4pm, 7pm & 10pm: ASI Productions presents a FREE showing of Due Date starring Zach Galifinakis and Robert Downey Jr in the Cal State Fullerton Titan Student Union Titan Theater.

4-5pm: Hear the Selling Yourself In Today’s Economy discussion from State Farm and Travelers Insurance as part of Cal State Fullerton’s Business Week in the Titan Student Union, Hetebrink room.

4-5pm: The Afterschool Club at the Hunt Branch Library (Gallery Room) this week is it’s celebrate your name week! Hear stories about names, find out the meanings behind names, and create crafts using your own name. For children kindergarten and up. For more information contact Janine Jacobs at (714) 738-6338.

4pm: Catch Up with Councilwoman Sharon Quirk-Silva at Steamers Café (138 W. Commonwealth Ave.) Appointments are not necessary for the gatherings, and citizens are welcome to just drop in and meet with the councilwoman to discuss issues of concern or ask questions about city operations.

4pm: The Redevelopment Design Review Committee will meet at Fullerton City Hall in the Council Conference Room (303 W. Commonwealth Ave.) – The committee advises the Planning Commission on matters relating to physical design including architecture, site design, signs, and landscaping for all major development projects on properties in the redevelopment areas. For more information call Susana Flores at (714) 738-6598.

4-10pm: Ladies Night at Commonwealth Lounge & Grill means extended Happy Hour specials: 1/2 Select Appetizers, $4 Crafts on Drafts, $4 Well Cocktails, $5 Sangria and select martinis and wines! This week also enjoy the sounds of DJ Jay P, Wicked1, Remark, ZEB and J-Fresh.

5-8pm: A panel discussion on “Starting Your Own Business” is presented as part os Cal State Fullerton’s Business Week. Panelists include: Steven G. Mihaylo, CEO of iMergent Inc., Zack Swire, CEO of ad agency SWIRE, Brett Gibson, co-founder of Posterous.com and Brian Flucht of Blade Ventures in Titan Student Union, Portola Pavilion.

5-9pm: The Dos Chinos food truck is scheduled to be serving dinner at the Bootlegger’s Brewery tasting room.

5-9pm: Enjoy the Short Stop BBQ food truck and the Bacon MANia food truck for Thursday Chuck Wagon Stop scheduled to be in downtown Fullerton (around Amerige/Harbor). Rumor has it Bacon MANia will be hanging around to close the streets down tonight so if you’re hungry after the bar, look for the snout!

5pm-12am: Thirsty Thursday gets you 50% off select bottles of wine with the purchase of an entree at Karma Kabob. (One offer per party. Cannot combine offers.)

6-9pm: SCORE presents a  workshop at the Hunt Branch Library (Gallery Room). This week: Hot Topics in Internet Marketing – Learn how the law and Internet now intersect. A must for all Internet marketers. You can register for any of our Small Business Workshops by telephone (714 550-7369) or online.

6-10pm: Thirsty Thursday at NYPD Pizza in downtown Fullerton gets you $1 Domestic Drafts and $2 Import Drafts.

6-11pm: Get the best value for your dollar and fun for your bowl at Dollar Mania at AMF Carter Lanes! The $5 cover charge gets you $1 games and $1 shoe rental with a minimum of 3 bowlers per lane.

6:30pm: If there is still room you can reserve a seat for Matador Cantina‘s special 6-course Latin dinner and drink pairing night in downtown Fullerton. Limited seating available so RSVP now by calling (714) 871-8226. Set at $55 plus tax and gratuity for this first Latin Mixology Dinner Pairing.

6:45pm: Learn computer fundamentals with one-on-one tutoring with Sam Standring at the Fullerton Main Library. Please call the library at (714) 738-3121 to make an appointment.

7-8:30pm: Join Temple Beth Tikvah for Israeli dancing for $3 per person. RSVP by calling (714) 871-3535.

7-9:30pm: Hear Pulitzer Prize-winning author (“Enrique’s Journey”) and journalist Sonia Nazario speak about immigration, at Fullerton College’s Wilshire Auditorium, as part of the One Book, One College selection.

7:30pm: Heart of ‘Grass at The Muckenthaler Cultural Center is $10 for Non-members, $8 Students/Seniors and $5 Members. The Mardi Gras-themed evening will feature Heart of ‘Grass, a traditional bluegrass band, alongside some of Southern California’s most acclaimed Southern poets. Visit website to purchase tickets or call 866-411-1212 to purchase ticket by phone.

8pm: The Lloyd Rogers Group will perform at Cal State Fullerton Recital Hall for $10.

8-10pm: Listen to or play covers, original music or just a jam session hosted by “The Geezer with the Guitar” at Max Bloom’s Cafe Noir.

8pm: The Fullerton College Theater presents The Man of La Mancha – a story that inspires us to dream “The Impossible Dream” of Don Quixote. For tickets call (714) 992-7150 or visit the College Box Office.

8pm: Hear live music at The Pint House from Matt Shockley, free.

8pm: Stadium Tavern has trivia night with free popcorn.

8-11pm: Chomp Fullerton has all you can eat Sushi for $20.

8pm-12am: Roscoe’s Famous Deli in the SoCo District of downtown Fullerton will host badn, Last One Done, free.

8pm-12am: Hear vocalist and 2011 OC Music Award Winner Nancy Sanchez at Steamers Jazz Club & Cafe, free.

8pm-1am: Hear Happy Body Slow Brain free at Slidebar with Diana Gone Wrong, Miracle Dolls, and Surrender Radio.

8:30-11:30pm: Enjoy the free Dueling Piano Show at Ziings’/TAO in downtown Fullerton featuring 2 grand pianos played by some of the world’s best piano bar entertainers.

8:30pm: Join the Fullerton Historic Ballroom for their single classes and dances Weekly Meetup. For $12 you can learn classic dances from great instructors. For more information call (714) 525-5155 or visit the website.

9pm: Sing karaoke in Fullerton! Use our Guide to find out who has karaoke.

9pm: Hear Brett Cain perform at 2J’s Lounge.

9pm-1am: Thirsty Thursday at Back Alley means $2.50 pints of Budweiser, Coors Lite, Bass and Guinness with a DJ usually up front and 80s in the back.

9:30pm-1am: Crooked I will perform an 18+ show with Sauce Tha Boss, and the Horse Shoe Gang in Fullerton at Club Rio/Incahoots for $20.

10pm-1am: The Trip Sicks will play at Stubrik’s, free.

10pm-1am: Ziings’ club atmosphere has a DJ and $3 Kirin Ichiban Drafts and $3 Kamikaze Shots.

10pm-2am: Ladies Night at Bourbon Street means DJ Ruffnek, Live Video, 80′s Movies, Commercials, and Remixes! And of course drink specials.

10:30pm: Mulberry St. Ristorante has The Nerdy Thursday Variery Show: Night of Dawgz! This week’s featured performers include: Music by Reed McMillan and the Ellery, Predictions by Shady Brutus, House comedian Andy Anderson is back in full effect, Quizmaster Brian Lucett, and a presentation about dawgz by Jesse La Tour.

11pm: A couple places have late night Happy Hour deals  on Thursday! Use our HH page to learn where to go!

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10 Mar 2011

Thursday Events, Things to do in Fullerton, March 10

Author: mmclaughlin | Filed under: Uncategorized