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2Day in the SCV: Saturday, Feb. 12, 2011

Posted: February 12, 2011 1:55 a.m.
Updated: February 12, 2011 1:55 a.m.

Pride in the Lake Day
What: Pick up trash until 11 a.m., followed by free hot dogs and chips. Counts for community service hours.
9 a.m.
Where: Boat ramp, Castaic Lagoon, 32132 Castaic Lake Drive, Castaic 91387

Free dental care
Healthy Smiles offers free emergency dental treatment for those who can’t afford dentistry. First come, first served.
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: 24242 Lyons Ave., Newhall 91231
Contact: (661) 260-1220

Fast Track info session
The Fast Track Institute, a program that helps students develop entry-level job skills, hosts an information session.
10 a.m. to noon
Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 941355
Contact: (661) 362-3521 or

Morning storytime
Barnes & Noble Bookstore hosts morning storytime for toddlers.
When: Mondays and Saturdays at 10 a.m.
Where: 23630 Valencia Blvd., Valencia
Contact: (661) 254-6604

SCV Wine Fest
Benefits Family Promise SCV. Taste exotic wine and cheese.
When: 2-6 p.m.
Where: Embassy Suites Hotel, 28508 Westinghouse Place, Valencia 91355

‘Happily Ever After’
Based on the beloved classic tale of “Cinderella,” a theatrical presentation of “Happily Ever After” for young children and families. Tickets range from $10-$15.
When: 2 p.m.
Where: Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 91355
Contact: (661) 362-5304

Art reception
The Santa Clarita Artists’ Association hosts an art reception featuring a wide variety of art.
When: 1-5 p.m.; art is on display through Feb. 19
Where: Barnes & Noble, 23630 Valencia Blvd., Valencia 91355

‘Frankie and Johnny’
The Repertory East Playhouse puts on its latest production, “Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune.” Tickets cost $20 for adults, $17 for students and seniors. Mature audiences only.
When: Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m. through Feb. 19
Where: 24266 Main St., Newhall 91321
Contact: (661) 288-0000

‘Willy Wonka’
The Canyon Theatre Guild presents a musical based on the book, “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.” $12-$15 Juniors/Seniors; $15-$17 Adults.
When: 8 p.m.
Where: Canyon Theatre Guild, 24242 Main St., Newhall 91321
Contact: (661) 799-2702

Acoustic night at Rock Candy
Local band The Feaver performs a free acoustic show at Rock Candy Music and More.
When: 8-9 p.m.
Where: 28124 Bouquet Canyon Road, Saugus 91350

Alabaster Skeleton show
Local musician Nick Z. hosts an acoustic show. Support local music.
When: 7-10 p.m.
Where: The Coffee House, 23414 Lyons Ave., Newhall 91321

2Day's Birthdays

Movie director Franco Zeffirelli is 88. Actor Louis Zorich is 87. Baseball Hall-of-Fame sportscaster Joe Garagiola is 85. Former Sen. Arlen Specter, D-Pa., is 81. Basketball Hall-of-Famer Bill Russell is 77. Actor Michael Ironside is 61. Actor-former talk show host Arsenio Hall is 56. Actor Josh Brolin is 43. Singer Chynna Phillips is 43. Actor Jesse Spencer (“House, M.D.”) is 32. Actress Sarah Lancaster is 31. Actress Christina Ricci is 31.

2Day in History

Today is Saturday, Feb. 12, the 43rd day of 2011. There are 322 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History:
On Feb. 12, 1809, Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president of the United States, was born in present-day Larue County, Ky.

Ten years ago:
A federal appeals court ruled the Internet service Napster had to prevent users from swapping copyrighted music without charge.

Five years ago: 
Figure skater Michelle Kwan effectively retired from competition as she withdrew from the Turin Olympics due to injury (she was replaced on the U.S. team by Emily Hughes).

One year ago: On the day the Winter Olympics opened in Vancouver, British Columbia, Nodar Kumaritashvili, a 21-year-old luger from the republic of Georgia, was killed in a high-speed crash during a practice run.

California Lottery
Mega Millions

8‑9‑17‑32‑34 Mega: 13
Draw date: Friday, Feb. 11
Jackpot: $30 million

6‑7‑8‑17‑41 Mega: 7
Draw date: Wednesday, Feb. 9
Jackpot: $8 million

Fantasy 5
Draw date: Friday, Feb. 11

Daily 4
Draw date: Friday, Feb. 11

Daily 3
Midday: 9‑5‑7
Evening: 8‑0‑2
Draw date: Friday, Feb. 11

Daily Derby
1st: 09 Winning Spirit
2nd: 11 Money Bags
3rd: 08 Gorgeous George
Race time: 1:40.78
Draw date: Friday, Feb. 11


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