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Thursday 3/24

Friday is almost here, the weather is bad/good/bad…. who knows anymore :) Get out there and do something fun today!

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 and the meetings are open to new members. For more information contact (714) 738-5295.

9-11:30am: Fullerton College’s 2011 Artist in Residence, Gronk, will conduct one of his daily demonstrations at Fullerton College, room 1021. This event is free open to the public.

9am-10pm: Eat at Ruby’s Diner (1301 S Harbor Blvd.) in Fullerton to help the fundraiser for FACES. 20% of your bill will be donated to helping the programs of FACES.

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

9:30am: Visit the Fullerton Senior Multi-Service Center (340 W. Commonwealth Ave.) for the second “Show and Tell” fashion show presented by the center’s knitting and crochet class spotlighting unique pieces of clothing, hats, accessories and more created by the talented members of the class.

10am: You’re invited to the Cal State Fullerton Children’s Center Building Dedication and Open House. This new facility is the place for children of staff, students, and faculty! Tours will continue throughout the day.

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. From 11am-3pm you can enjoy their lunch buffet or get the $3 pizza/salad combo special from Woppo’s takeout.

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

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.

12:30-2pm: The League of Women Voters Lunch will feature Linh Tranh and a talk on Human Trafficking: The Ugly Reality in Orange County for $12 (includes lunch) at the Fullerton Sizzler (1401 N. Harbor Blvd.)

1-4pm: Fullerton College’s 2011 Artist in Residence, Gronk, will conduct one of his daily demonstrations at Fullerton College, room 1021. This event is free and open to the public.

2-5pm: Sports at Fullerton College is three-fold today; Men’s Baseball vs. Orange Coast College, and Women’s & Men’s Tennis vs. Irvine Valley College all at Fullerton College (321 E. Chapman Ave.)

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

3pm & 4pm: Find Happy Hour specials in Fullerton with our HH page.

4-5pm: The Afterschool Club at the Hunt Branch Library (Gallery Room) this week it’s Spring! Listen to a story or two then it is time to get growing as we plant some sees and learn a little about plants. For children kindergarten and up. For more information contact Janine Jacobs at (714) 738-6338.

4pm: The Redevelopment Design Review Committee will meet at Fullerton City Hall, 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.

4-5pm: Join the Fullerton Chamber of Commerce for the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony: Brian’s/Big B’s BBQ 30th Anniversary.

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: Fullerton Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Wine Tasting Lesson at The Twisted Vine in downtown Fullerton for $30 (including appetizers). Networking will be from 6-7pm with a no host bar & appetizers. The Young Professionals program was created to cultivate the next generation of civic and business leaders.  Tailored to the business person aged 21 to 40.

5-8:30pm: The Dogzilla Hotdog food truck will be at Bootlegger’s Brewery.

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.)

5:30-9pm: Eat dinner with gourmet food trucks at Robbins Brothers (255 W. Orangethorpe Ave.) This week the Chuck Wagon Stop includes Short Stop BBQ, BaconMania, Dos Chinos, The Flip Truck, Barcelona on the Go and Chunk-n-Chip.

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.

6:45pm: 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.

7pm: Seussical Jr. the musical is presented by Ladera Vista Productions at Ladera Vista Junior High Gym for $5 Students, $8 Adults, $10 VIP. For more information call (714) 447-7765.

7-8pm: Bring your Friends & Artwork to The HASHBURRY Art Exchange at Panera Bread (2415 E. Chapman Ave.) a weekly fun meet up for creatives to share and talk about their artwork with other local Artists! Hashburry is an Artist Community Supporting Creatives by Providing them with Art Shows and Events to participate in.

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

7-9pm: The Stone Brew Dinner at Commonwealth Lounge will teach you about brewing different beers and how to pair foods with each selection with 6 Stone Brews, a 6 course beer dinner for $49 per person. Seating is limited, call to make reservations (714) 525-8888.

7:30pm: Vocal Magic & Friends will perform A Cappella Jazz at The Muckenthaler Cultural Center for $20.

7:30-9:30pm: Temple Beth Tikvah will host Hillel Karaoke. They’re rumored to have sushi and possibly even Sake.

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: Monkey Wrench Collective theater (204 N. Harbor Blvd.) presents West Side Terri for $10-$12.

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

8-10pm: 365 Days will be performed at Cal State Fullerton’s Clayes Performing Arts Center for $10.

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

8pm-12am: Hear Super Chump at Roscoe’s Famous Deli.

8p-12am: Join Steamers Jazz Club & Cafe for a free for Peter Buck and Buck’s Vibe.

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-12am: Hear Brett Cain play live 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.

9pm-1am: Slidebar presents Slacktone and Aloha Radio for a free show.

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

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

10pm-1am: Hear KettleBlack at Stubrik’s.

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.

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

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

11pm-2am: If you’re lucky the Bacon Mania food truck will be in downtown Fullerton serving late night food! Follow us on twitter for last minute updates on things to do!

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24 Mar 2011

Things to do in Fullerton for Thursday

Author: mmclaughlin | Filed under: Uncategorized

Wednesday 3/23

8am: The Local Affairs Committee meets at the Fullerton Chamber of Commerce offices, featuring OCTA with an update on the 57 freeway widening project.

8am-2pm: Fullerton Certified Farmers Market at Independence Park (801 W. Valencia Dr.)

9-11:30am: Fullerton College’s 2011 Artist in Residence, Gronk, will conduct one of his daily demonstrations at Fullerton College, room 1021. This event is free open to the public.

10-11:30am: The Student Loan Workshop at Fullerton College (Room 226) will teach you about repayment options in terms of educational financing, the differences between a Stafford loan and a PLUS loan. We will also discuss the changes to the student loan program on the horizon, and how they affect you as a student loan borrower.)

10am-12pm: The Stroller Brigade at the Fullerton Museum Center is free for all preschoolers, toddlers and their grown-ups! Come to FMC to enjoy docent-led games, stories, puzzles and crafts in the gallery.

10am-3pm: The Cal State Fullerton Health & Human Development Inter-Club Council presents: Carnival of Connections on the ESC Lawn (above the Fallen David statue) with FREE food, fun, & prizes.

10:15am & 11am: Toddler Storytime at the Fullerton Main Library (Osborne Auditorium) treats children under 3 years old, accompanied by an adult, to a first group experience with stories, songs and fingerplays.

11am: Children ages 2 to 5 are invited to discover new books at each Toddler Storytime! Get your little one to the Barnes & Noble (1923 W. Malvern Ave.).

11am-9pm: Get 5 for $10 wine tasting at Angelo’s and Vinci’s Ristorante. From 11am-3pm check out their lunch buffet and the Special at Woppo’s takeout window!

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

11am-10pm: Wing Wednesday at NYPD Pizza in downtown Fullerton will add wings to any order for just $0.50 a wing, in counts of 10 and 20.

11:30am-2pm: Grow Your Business with C-Level & Salesforce.com free lunch & learn seminar at Fullerton Marriot (2701 E. Nutwood Ave.) Register at the event website.

12-1pm: The Transfer Planning for Business Majors at Fullerton College (Room 1018). This workshop is a transfer planning workshop for students intent on transferring with a business major to a four-year university that will cover what being a business major means and what careers are linked to a business degree and the transfer admission requirements to be admitted as a business major to a university.

1-2:30pm: FAFSA Guided Assistance Labs at Fullerton College (Room 661) will help you fill out forms for financial aid (bring tax information).

1-4pm: Fullerton College’s 2011 Artist in Residence, Gronk, will conduct one of his daily demonstrations at Fullerton College, room 1021. This event is free and open to the public.

2pm: Cal State Fullerton Women’s Tennis will match New Mexico State at Cal State Fullerton Sports Complex.

2pm-close: Wednesday drink specials at Matador Cantina means you can enjoy margaritas, mojitos and sangrias at $5 each.

3pm & 4pm: Find Happy Hour specials in Fullerton with our HH page.

3-5pm: Fullerton College Softball vs Santa Ana College game at Fullerton College.

3-11pm: Wing Wednesday at Cantina Lounge will get you $0.50 Wings (in quantities of 6, 12, and 18), $3 Margaritas, $2 Budweiser Drafts, $2.50 Heineken and Heineken Light, $3.50 beers and $4.50 well drinks. Live DJs start at 6pm.

4-7pm: Wacky Wing Wednesday at The Pint House means chicken wings are only $0.50 cents each and you can get $3 pints of select drafts too.

4-8pm: Kids eat free at Slidebar! (1 free kids meal with purchase of adult entrée.)
It’s also Service Industry Night so if you work in the Service industry you’ll get Happy Hour pricing on alcohol and half off food with a service industry pay stub.

4:30pm: Prime Rib Wednesday at the Summit House Restaurant wil get their Cottage Cut for only $19.95.

5pm: Join 8Eightyeight Cigar Lounge in downtown for their La Gloria Cigar Tasting. (Don’t have a membership? Get a free day pass!)

5pm: Wine Wednesday at Roman Cucina in downtown Fullerton will get you 1/2 off bottles of wine, or bring your own in with no corking fee.

5-9pm: The Rolling Sushi Van will be going to Homestead Luxury Apartment Homes for dinner. Chef Chris will take your ideas for special menu items – send in your suggestions to info@rollingsushivan.com.

5-9pm: The Louks To Go gourmet Greek food truck will be in downtown Fullerton.

5-10pm: Wine Wednesday at Commonwealth Lounge means half off all wine by the glass and 25% off bottles of wine.

5-10pm: Wednesday food deal at ENVY Ultra Lounge gets you $1 Kobe beef sliders and $1 fries.

5-10pm: Wine Wednesday at Lizarran gets you wine by the bottle 50% off and no corkage fee if you bring your own in for dinner.

5pm-12am: Get Penny Pizza at Karma Kabob. Buy any regular priced beer, wine, cocktail or hookah and get pizza for a penny.

5pm: Redneck Wednesdays at Incahoots will teach you line dancing & 2-Steppin’. Free lessons start at 7:30 & 8:30pm. 18+ is a $10 cover, 21+ is a $5 cover (free before 6:30pm).

6pm: Cafe Hidalgo‘s Wine Wednesday will feature Sort This Out Cellar Boutique Winery. The cost is $15.00 for the flight along with assorted cheeses, crackers, and fresh fruit.

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

6-9pm: Get tasty treats from the Crepes Bonaparte food truck who will be in downtown Fullerton for dinner (Harbor/Commonwealth).

6-11pm: Join Roscoe’s Famous Deli for Shuffleboard League.

6:30pm: The Longevity Cooking Class at the Happy Cooking Company will teach you to retain up to 95% of nutrients in your foods for $45. Register by calling Liz at (714) 388-0240.

7pm: Fullerton College French Film Festival will show FAUTEUIL D’ORCHESTRE / AVENUE MONTAIGNE for $6.50 at the Wilshire Auditorium. Tickets can be purchased at the Campus Theater Box Office (714) 992-7150.

7pm: Seussical Jr. the musical is presented by Ladera Vista Productions at Ladera Vista Junior High Gym for $5 Students, $8 Adults, $10 VIP. For more information call (714) 447-7765.

7pm: The Planning Commission Meeting makes recommendations to the Council for the regulation of future growth, development and beautification of the city at Fullerton City Hall, Council Chambers (303 W. Commonwealth Ave.)

7-8:30pm: Look Who’s Cooking! YOU! at Belly Sprout is $15. “If you are motivated by losing weight, eating healthier and cooking wholesome food for you and your family, this is the workshop for you.”

7:30pm: Test your knowledge in competition for a chance at prizes at Trivia Night at Roscoe’s Famous Deli.

8-10pm: Max Bloom’s Cafe Noir hosts open mic for music. Listen to or play original music and covers.

8pm-12am: Steamers Jazz Club & Cafe hosts an all ages, free evening featuring Holly Zell Jurgensen with the Ron Kobayashi Trio.

9pm: Karling’s Rockabilly Review at Big’s Bar & Grill this week will feature The Cadillac Angels.

9pm: ’80s Night at Bourbon Street means 80s DJ Ruffneck all night long and refills on your 32oz mug with domestic draft beer for only $5. AND if you dress in your favorite 80s style you’ll get a FREE mug (empty).

9pm-1am: Reggae Wednesday at Cantina Lounge brings you $2.50 beers, $3 margaritas, beer pong, hookah and Soul Papa performing live, all for free (21+).

9pm-1am: Slidebar will present Dead to Me, The Flatliners, Joyce Manor & The Bombpops for a free (21+) show.

9pm-1am: Find out where to sing karaoke in Fullerton with our Guides page.

10pm: Hear DJ Impact at Matador Cantina free (no cover) with Margaritas, Mojitos and Sangria only $5.

10pm-1am: Ziings’ has Wednesday specials of $3 Stella Artois Drafts and $3 Washington Apple Shots with a DJ spinning all night.

11pm: Find late night Happy Hour at Stubrik’s and if you’re looking for late night food near downtown check our Guide!

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23 Mar 2011

Fullerton events, things to do for Wednesday!

Author: mmclaughlin | Filed under: Uncategorized