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Arts calendar

Posted: November 3, 2011 - 12:02am

THURSDAY

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-0434.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice weekly meeting, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Everyone welcome. Details: Judith, 789-9229.

Film: Warren Miller’s “...like There’s No Tomorrow,” 7 p.m., JDHS Auditorium. Hosted by The Eaglecrest Snowsports School. Tickets $10 in advance or $12 at the door. Details: (907) 790-2000.

First Thursday Reviewers’ Circle, 7-8 p.m., downtown library. Book club for adults and young adults who love to read. Come prepared to talk about a book or audiobook. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Theatre In The Rough’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. General: $15 general admission ($5 kids 5 and under, $10 students and seniors). Tickets at Hearthside Books, the JACC, and at the door. Details: theatreintherough.org and 209-0867.

Alaska Native Film Series: “Atanarjuat (The Fast Runner),” 7:30 p.m., Egan Lecture Hall, UAS Auke Lake Campus. Free and open to the public.

Preview performance of TMHS’ “Grease,” 7:30 p.m., TMHS auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books, The JAHC, and online at jahc.org/buy-tickets. Details: 586-ARTS or 780-1900.

FRIDAY

Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: 586-0434.

Lecture: “ANCSA: Good or Bad?” with Byron Mallott, noon, boardroom at Sealaska Plaza.

First Friday Art Walk, 4-8 p.m., various locations downtown. See page C1.

Dan Hopson’s classical guitar, 7-9 p.m. Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin St. Details: 463-6236.

Evening at Egan: “The Southerner: Abraham Lincoln as a White Supremacist Hero,” 7 p.m.., Egan Lecture Hall. With David Noon, Associate Professor of History and Chair of Social Sciences Dept. Free. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu/eganlecture/.

Traveler Duo at Zephyr, 7-10 p.m., Zephyr Restaurant. With Doug Bridges (tenor sax) and Jim Noel (piano).

Theatre In The Rough’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. General: $18 advance or $20 at the door; age 5 and under: $6; students/seniors: $15. Tickets at Hearthside Books, the JACC, and at the door. Details: theatreintherough.org and 209-0867.

Opening night performance of TMHS’ “Grease,” 7:30 p.m., TMHS auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books, The JAHC, and online at jahc.org/buy-tickets. Details: 586-ARTS or 780-1900.

Sit In With The Band, 9:30 p.m., The Rendezvous. With Jason Caputo. Bring your instrument and an amplifier, if you need one. Sign up for a slot. Free. Details: 523-8984 or l caputo737@gmail.com.

Honky-tonk Habit, 10 p.m., Alaskan Hotel & Bar. Kris Eli Jones, Maridon Boario, Bob Banghart, and Lindy Jones. No cover.

SATURDAY

Bazaar, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Paul’s Hall, Atlin Ave. Collectibles, christmas item, gift, art and crafts, baked goods, etc.

Food Drive, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Safeway Parking Lot. Juneau Soccer club team Surge will be hosting a food drive collecting Thanksgiving/holiday food items for the food boxes distributed by the Glory Hole. All donations received will benefit the Glory Hole.

K3 Used Record, CD and Video sale, 9 a.m.- noon, KTOO. Details: Jeff, 463-6425.

Artist demonstration with weaver Percy Kunz, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. , Alaska State Museum.

Gather The Women: Women Lighting The World, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Mendenhall Valley Library. With join Darcy Lockhart and Barbara Belknap. Celebrating the theme of “Women Lighting the World.” Free, but donations to Gather the Women appreciated.. Details: 209-8602.

Holiday Bazaar, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Buoy Deck.

Next Saturday Dixieland Band open rehearsal, 1-3 p.m., Big Blue Music Studio, 540 West 8th St. Free. All levels welcome. Details: Larry, 957-6120 or www.juneaucommunityband.org.

Marian Call concert, 7 p.m., The Rookery.

Dan Hopson’s classical guitar, 7-9 p.m. Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin St. Details: 463-6236.

Scandinavian Dance, 7-10 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Sponsored by the Sons of Norway. With dance instruction by Lee Otterholt from 7-8 p.m., and musical guests Dale Wygant and the Polka Band.

Theatre In The Rough’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. General: $18 advance or $20 at the door; age 5 and under: $6; students/seniors: $15. Tickets at Hearthside Books, the JACC, and at the door. Details: theatreintherough.org and 209-0867.

Juneau Student Symphony performance of Dvorak’s New World Symphony, 7:30 p.m., Dzantik’i Heeni Middle School commons. With director Rick Trostel, and opening soloist Rhys Coffee. Pay as you can. Details: juneausymphony.org/studentsymphony.

TMHS’ Theater’s producion of “Grease,” 7:30 p.m., TMHS auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books, The JAHC, and online at jahc.org/buy-tickets. Details: 586-ARTS or 780-1900.

SUNDAY

Duplicate bridge 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: David, 463-6174.

Theatre In The Rough’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” 2 p.m., McPhetres Hall. $15 general admission ($5 kids 5 and under, $10 students and seniors). Tickets at Hearthside Books, the JACC, and at the door. Details: theatreintherough.org and 209-0867.

Sing-along matinee performance of TMHS’ “Grease,” 2 p.m., TMHS auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books, The JAHC, and online at jahc.org/buy-tickets. Details: 586-ARTS or 780-1900.

Juneau Student Symphony performance of Dvorak’s New World Symphony, 4 p.m., Dzantik’i Heeni Middle School commons. With director Rick Trostel, and opening soloist Rhys Coffee. Pay as you can. Details: juneausymphony.org/studentsymphony.

“Blues For Buddy” fundraiser, 5-11 p.m., JACC. Buddy Tabor has been diagnosed with cancer. This is a fundraiser to help cover his medical expenses. Music by Honky Tonk Habit, Kari Groven and the Wristrockets, Cook County Blues Band. Silent and outcry auction. Appetizers, snacks and Buddy’s famous chili available. Bar provided by the Rendezvous. Suggestion donation of $10 at the door.

MONDAY

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Mondays and Wednesdays. Details: David, 463-6174.

Toddler Time, 10 a.m. downtown library. Stories and songs for ages birth-2 years and their adult caregiver. Details: 586-5267.

Toddler Time, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley Library. An interactive experience of stories and songs for toddlers, ages birth-2, and their adult care-giver. etails: 789-0125.

Juneau Taku Toastmasters, 12:05-1 p.m., Federal Building, room 541. Every Monday. Open to the public. A photo ID is needed to get into the Federal Building. Details: Rich, 957-3393.

Focus writing critique group, 6-8 p.m., Juneau Public Library. Every Monday, Details: 463-6944.

Contract bridge 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Monday and Wednesday. Details: David, 463-6174.

Cribbage, 6 p.m., Community Room, Mountain View Apts, 895 W. 12th St. enter through the main front door. Join us for a fun game night. Details: Ron Crenshaw, 586-1796.

TUESDAY

Haiku on the street, noon-1 p.m. in front of the Canvas. With Christy NaMee Eriksen. Haiku are pay-as-you-can, suggested donation $5.75.

“Helios and the Aurora,” Greek mythology and the science behind the Northern Lights, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. With Ken Fix, also “The Stars Tonight” on the Planetarium dome, the largest in Alaska. Free. Details: 500-2941.

WEDNESDAY

“Write For Your Life” Group, 10-11 a.m. every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Mondays and Wednesdays. Details: David, 463-6174.

Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m. every Wednesday, Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380.

Contract bridge 1-4 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Monday and Wednesday. Details: David, 463-6174.

Alaska Design Forum lecture: Joe Gerhardt, 6 p.m., The Gold Town Nickelodeon. Gerhardt is half of the artist duo Semiconductor. Details: alaskadesignforum.org

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