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Arts & Culture event calendar

Posted: October 11, 2012 - 12:04am

ART, EVENTS & MUSIC 

THURSDAY, OCT. 11

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

Juneau Audubon Society Public Lecture, 7-8:30 p.m., UAS Egan Lecture Hall. Flip Nicklin presents “Recent Work, or What I did this Summer,” featuring whales and eagles. Free public lecture and slide show. Free. Details: 321-4739.

TMHS Theater: Arsenic and Old Lace, 7:30 p.m., TMHS auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books, JAHC, and at jahc.org/buy-tickets; or call 586-ARTS or 780-1900.

 

FRIDAY, OCT. 12

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

Organ concert, noon, State Office Building.

Yoga for those experiencing homelessness In Juneau, 3-4 p.m., Rainforest Yoga. Classes will involve simple breathing exercises and stretching. Possible benefits of yoga include a calmer mind, less anxiety, and decreased physical pain. The class is appropriate for all ages, and will support coping with stress and trauma. Fridays beginning on Sept. 28. Free. Details: 586-4159.

Second Friday Teen Hip-hop Class, 4-5 p.m., Canvas Community Art Studio. Teen hip-hop class every second Friday at the Canvas. Youth ages 10-18 are invited to bust a move with chill tunes in a relaxed environment. All levels welcome. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Taught by Kim Andree. Pay-as-you-can. Details: 586-1750.

The Improject, 6 p.m. workshop and 8 p.m. performance, The Canvas. This month’s focus is creating story. Held the second Friday of each month, hosted by Morally Improv-erished. Sign up at 7:45 p.m. for a place in the show.

Pizza and Shelf-reading Party, 6:30 p.m., Juneau Public Libraries. Join library staff in putting books in order and enjoying pizza, provided by the Friends of the Juneau Public Libraries. Children under age of 12 are not encouraged to attend. Free. Details: 586-5249.

John Unzicker’s classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236.

Evening at Egan: Collaborative Research in Southeast Alaska, 7 p.m., Egan Library. With Dr. Allison Bidlack, Director, Alaska Coastal Rainforest Center.Details: www.uas.alaska.edu/eganlecture.

TMHS Theater: Arsenic and Old Lace, 7:30 p.m., TMHS auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books, JAHC, and at jahc.org/buy-tickets; or call 586-ARTS or 780-1900.

 

SATURDAY, OCT. 13

“Redrawing History” youth workshop, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Alaska State Museum. With MK MacNaughton. For students in grades K-2. Details: 465-2901.

Farmer’s And Crafter’s Market, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Airport Shopping Center, 9121 Glacier Hwy. Fiber arts, baked goods, jams, jellies, honey, jewelry, vinegars and oils, garlic, produce, live music. Details: 523-5667.

“Out of the box and off the wall” youth workshop, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Alaska State Museum. With Dan DeRoux. For students in grades 3-6. Details: 465-2901.

Alaska Day Events, 2-5 p.m., Nugget Mall. Pioneer costume contest, coloring contest and more.

John Unzicker’s classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin Street. Details: 463-6236.

TMHS Theater: Arsenic and Old Lace, 7:30 p.m., TMHS auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books, JAHC, and at jahc.org/buy-tickets; or call 586-ARTS or 780-1900.

Juneau Symphony concert: “The Firebird,” 8 p.m., JDHS Auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books, the JACC and online. Details: www.juneausymphony.org.

 

SUNDAY, OCT. 14

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

UAS Improv Club, 3-5 p.m., UAS Rec Center. Weekly improv jam, open to the public.

Juneau Symphony concert: “The Firebird,” 3 p.m., JDHS Auditorium. Tickets at Hearthside Books, the JACC and online. Details: www.juneausymphony.org.

Mary Doria Russell Book Discussion, 3 p.m., Valley Library. In preparation for the author visit Nov. 10. Details: www.juneau.org/library.

International Dance Evening, 6-8 p.m., Alaska Club Downtown. An evening of folk dancing, every Sunday. Everyone welcome, no partner required, no charge. Free. Details: 364-2334.

“New Beginnings” NA meeting, 7-8 p.m., Rainforest Activity Center, 3240 Hospital Drive, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital.

Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Juneau Public Health Center conference room.

 

TUESDAY, OCT. 15

 

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 10

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

Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.

“Write For Your Life” group, 11 a.m.-noon every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

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

Halau Hula ‘o ‘Olili’ula classes, 6-8 p.m., dance studio at the Filipino Community Hall. Every Wed evening with instructor Leimomi Martin. Details: leimomi@halauhulaooliliula.org.

Children’s Creative Play, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Group activities include: music, games, movies, ice skating, visiting the library. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

A Window Between Worlds, women’s art support group, 6-7:30 p.m., AWARE. Call ahead if you will need childcare. Free. Details: 586-6623, www.awareak.org.

MOVIES

As of Friday; see www.juneaumovies.com or call 463-FLIX (3549) for the latest movie times.

20TH CENTURY TWIN

“Looper” (R) — Synopsis: In 2072, when the mob wants to get rid of someone, the target is sent 30 years into the past, where a hired gun awaits. Someone like Joe, who one day learns the mob wants to ‘close the loop’ by transporting back Joe’s future self.

“Sinister” (R) Synopsis: Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity.

 

GLACIER CINEMAS

“Frankenweenie” (PG) — In 3D and 2D. Synopsis: Young Victor conducts a science experiment to bring his beloved dog Sparky back to life, only to face unintended, sometimes monstrous, consequences.

“Hotel Transylvania” (PG) — In 3D and 2D. Synopsis: Dracula, who operates a high-end resort away from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a boy discovers the resort and falls for the count’s teen-aged daughter.

“Taken 2” (PG-13) — Synopsis: In Istanbul, retired CIA operative Bryan Mills and his wife are taken hostage by the father of a kidnapper Mills killed while rescuing his daughter.

“Pitch Perfect” (PG-13) — Synopsis: Beca, a freshman at Barden University, is cajoled into joining The Bellas, her school’s all-girls singing group. Injecting some much needed energy into their repertoire, The Bellas take on their male rivals in a campus competition.

“Argo” (R) — Synopsis: As the Iranian revolution reaches a boiling point, a CIA ‘exfiltration’ specialist concocts a risky plan to free six Americans who have found shelter at the home of the Canadian ambassador.

 

GOLD TOWN

For complete listings, visit www.goldtownnick.com.

“Celeste & Jesse Forever” — 7 p.m. Thursday-Sunday, and 9 p.m. Saturday. Synopsis: “Celeste and Jesse Forever” focuses on best friends who stay incredibly close even after they divorce. Celeste (Rashida Jones) is a type-A marketing whiz with a knack for trend spotting, and Jesse (Andy Samberg) is a struggling artist with an irresponsible streak. They’ve been BFFs since 10th grade, and even though their attempt at marriage failed, they still spend every day together, enjoying their private jokes and making each other laugh, six months after their separation. He hopes for a reconciliation, she wants him to grow up.

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