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Arts & Culture event calendar

Posted: October 25, 2012 - 12:05am

ART, EVENTS & MUSIC 

THURSDAY, OCT. 25

Juneau School District Indian Studies Program Parent Advisory Committee Board, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., UAS Bill Ray Center. All parents of school-aged children are welcome. Free. Details: 523-1737.

Juneau Emblem Club No. 90 monthly meeting, 5:30 p.m., Mi Casa Restaurant. Report will be given on A.S.A.E.C. State Meeting in Skagway Oct. 12-13. All are welcome.

Haunted House, 5:30-7:30 SAGA’s Eagle Valley Center. Organized in conjunction with Tongass Area Girl Scouts. $3 per child or $10 carload. Details 723-1547 789-7035.

Tlingit Law Presentation, 6 p.m., Downtown Library. Marsha Hotch and John Martin will present in Juneau with Joe Hotch presenting from Haines (via OWL video conference). Details: 586-0442.

Theater in the Rough’s “The Tragedy of Macbeth,” 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Free preview performance. Details: www.theatreintherough.org.

FRIDAY, OCT. 26

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. Appropriate for all ages. Free. Details: 586-4159.

Haunted House, 5:30-7:30 SAGA’s Eagle Valley Center. Organized in conjunction with Tongass Area Girl Scouts. $3 per child or $10 carload. Details 723-1547 789-7035.

Halloween Carnival and Haunted House, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Nugget Mall. Boy Scout and Fire Deptarment Haunted House, Helping Hands Kids Halloween Carnival, TMHS Music Dept Photos in the Pumpkin Patch.

Swing Lessons, 6:30-8 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness. No partner necessary. $15 at the door. $50 for a 5 class punch card. Details: (907) 500-7332 or dancingmoonlightstudio@gmail.com.

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

Evening at Egan: “UAS in Cuba: A Semester-long search for Che, Hemingway, el Papa’, and the Authentic Tourist,” 7 p.m., Egan Lecture Hall. With UAS students Ellie Sica, Andria Budbill, Dominic Lodovici and Lars Johnson, and Kevin Maier, Assistant Professor of English. Details: www.uas.alaska.edu/eganlecture.

Emily Wall Reading From “Liveaboard,” 7 p.m., Juneau Public Libraries. Juneau poet Emily Wall will read from her second collection of poems. Author reception, book sale and signing to follow. Sponsored by the Friends of the Juneau Public Libraries. Free. Details: 586-0442.

Halloween double-feature, 7 p.m., Rockwell. Featuring “Mad Monster Party” at 7 p.m., and “Halloween” at 9 p.m. Movies $9 for adults, $7 for seniors/students, $5 for kids, or both for $14, $10 seniors/students. No kids will be admitted to the second feature.

Theater in the Rough’s “The Tragedy of Macbeth,” 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Opening night performance. Details: www.theatreintherough.org.

Merengue Lessons, 8-9:30 p.m., Pavitt Health and Fitness. No partner necessary. $15 at the door. $50 for a 5 class punch card. Details: (907) 500-7332 or dancingmoonlightstudio@gmail.com.

Halloween Skate, 8-9:30 p.m., Treadwell Ice Arena. Wear costumes, skate to spooky music and have a chance to win prizes. $3-$5. Details: 586-0410.

SATURDAY, OCT. 27

KTOO Used Media Sale, 9 a.m.-noon, KTOO studios on Egan Drive.

“Eat, Drink, Write!” Writing about food with Emily Wall, 10 a.m., Douglas Library.

Halloween Fall Fun Fest, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Come in costume, all ages. Enjoy science education-based activities. Free. Details: 789-0097.

Halloween activities, SAGA’s Eagle Valley Center. Pumpking carving from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Terror Trail walks every half hour from 4:30-8:30 p.m., and Haunted House from 5:30-8:30 p.m. $3 per child or $10 carload. Details: 723-1547 or 789-7035.

Halloween Carnival and Haunted House, 12-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Boy Scout and Fire Deptarment Haunted House, Helping Hands Kids Halloween Carnival, TMHS Music Dept Photos in the Pumpkin Patch.

Ghost Walk and Halloween Party, 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m., Mt. Jumbo Gym. A Halloween costume party for young children, sponsored by Dzantik’Heeni Middle School and Douglas volunteers. Details: 364-2243.

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

Juneau Rollergirls vs Fairbanks Roller Borealis: Monster Smash, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall. Doors at 6:15 p.m. 21+. No-host bar. Tickets online and at Hearthside Books, Rainy Retreat Books and the JACC. $20 in advance, $22 at the door.

Theater in the Rough’s “The Tragedy of Macbeth,” 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Details: www.theatreintherough.org.

Barn Dance, , 7:30-11 p.m. at St. Ann’s Parish Hall. Featuring music by The Taku Gaels. No experience or partners are necessary. $8 adults, $7 JIF and AFF members, $5 students and seniors, free for SAGA and JV. Details: 463-3214.

Scary-oke, 9 p.m. The Rendezvous. Give aways include an Unlimited Season Pass to Eaglecrest.

Roller Derby after-party, upstairs at Rockwell. Featuring DJ White Chocolate. Free with your derby ticket stub and $5 without (goes to the Roller Girls).

Halloween at the Viking, 10 p.m., Viking Lounge. Live music, costume contest with cash prizes.

SUNDAY, OCT. 28

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

Halloween Carnival and Haunted House, 1-4 p.m., Nugget Mall. Boy Scout and Fire Deptarment Haunted House, Helping Hands Kids Halloween Carnival, TMHS Music Dept Photos in the Pumpkin Patch.

Cultural Dance Fest 2012, 1 p.m., JACC. Free, family friendly, all ages event of cultural sharing.

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

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.

Drive in movie: “The Adams Family,” 6:30 p.m., Juneau Urgent Care, 8505 Old Dairy Road. Free. Details: 790-4111.

MONDAY, OCT. 29

JAHC Concert Series: Break Of Reality, 7 p.m., Centennial Hal. Cello rock. Details: www.jahc.org.

Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp #2 Membership Meeting, 6 p.m., Juneau Senior Center, 895 West 12th St. Details: Janet, 209-6330.

TUESDAY, OCT. 30

‘Bad Astronomy,’ 6:30 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium downtown. ‘Bad Astronomy’ and ‘The Stars Tonight.’ All ages. Free. Details: (907) 723-9012 and mariedrakeplanetarium.com.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 31

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.

Halloween Carnival and Haunted House, 5-7 p.m., Nugget Mall. Costume contest at 5 p.m. and Trick or Treating from 5:30-7 p.m.

Halau Hula ‘o ‘Olili’ula classes, 6-8 p.m., dance studio at the Filipino Community Hall. 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.

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.

Focus Creative Writing Group, 6-8 p.m., downtown public library in the small conference room. Detaisl: Burn, burnclair@gci.net or 463-6944.

MOVIES

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

20TH CENTURY TWIN

“Paranormal Activity 4” (R) — Synopsis: It has been five years since the disappearance of Katie and Hunter, and a suburban family witness strange events in their neighborhood when a woman and a mysterious child move in.

“Cloud Atlas” (R) Synopsis: An exploration of how the actions of individual lives impact one another in the past, present and future, as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero, and an act of kindness ripples across centuries to inspire a revolution.

GLACIER CINEMAS

“Chasing Mavericks” (PG) — Synopsis: When young Jay Moriarty discovers that the mythic Mavericks surf break, one of the biggest waves on Earth, exists just miles from his Santa Cruz home, he enlists the help of local legend Frosty Hesson to train him to survive it.

“Fun Size” (PG-13) — Synopsis: Wren’s Halloween plans go awry when she’s made to babysit her brother, who disappears into a sea of trick-or-treaters. With her best friend and two nerds at her side, she needs to find her brother before her mom finds out he’s missing.

“Alex Cross” (PG-13) — Synopsis: A homicide detective is pushed to the brink of his moral and physical limits as he tangles with a ferociously skilled serial killer who specializes in torture and pain.

“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.

“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.

“Robot and Frank” — 7 p.m. Thursday-Sunday, Oct. 25-28 Synopsis: Synopsis: Set in the near future, Frank, a retired cat burglar, has two grown kids who are concerned he can no longer live alone. They are tempted to place him in a nursing home until Frank’s son chooses a different option: he buys Frank a walking, talking humanoid robot programmed to improve his physical and mental health.

“Halloween“ — 9 p.m. Thursday and Saturday, 7 p.m. Monday and 10:30 p.m. Wednesday. Synopsis: This 1978 masterpiece of terror created by \ iconographic American director John Carpenter provided a template for countless “slasher” films to come.

“Mad Monster Party” — 4 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday and 5 p.m. Monday. Synopsis: An animated comedy from 1967, featuring the voices of Boris Karloff and Phyllis Diller, among others.

“Nosferatu” (1922) — 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. Wednesday. Part of the Not-So-Silent Film series, featuring Playboy Spaceman. Synopsis: One of the silent era’s most influential masterpieces, Nosferatu’s eerie, gothic feel set the template for the horror films that followed. Presented with an original, live musical accompaniment by Bridget and George Kuhar of Playboy Spaceman.

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