• Scattered clouds, patches of fog
  • 46°
    Scattered clouds, patches of fog
  • Syndicate content
  • Comment

ART, EVENTS & MUSIC

Posted: December 6, 2012 - 1:03am

THURSDAY, DEC. 6

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.

Perseverance Theatre’s “Oklahoma!”, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org.

King Island Christmas, 7:30 p.m. JACC. This performance will be signed for the hearing impaired. Tickets at the JACC, JAHC.org, both Hearthside locations and the door. $20/general admission, $15/seniors 65+, $10/students. Details: 586-ARTS.

FRIDAY, DEC. 7

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

Organ concert, noon, State Office Building.

First Friday Art Walk, 4:30-7:30 p.m., various locations downtown. See this week’s Arts section for details.

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

Perseverance Theatre’s “Oklahoma!”, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org.

King Island Christmas, 7:30 p.m. JACC. Tickets at the JACC, JAHC.org, both Hearthside locations and the door. $20/general admission, $15/seniors 65+, $10/students. Details: 586-ARTS.

Theater at Latitude 58’s “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” 7:30 p.m., Juneau Urgent and Family Care Center. Details: www.theateratlatitude58.com/best-christmas-pageant-ever.

G.W. Teal’s Live Friday Night Music, 8:30 p.m., G.W. Teal. The Shawn McCole Trio, banjo-driven old time music.

Sit in With the Band, 9:30 p.m., Rendezvous. Every First Friday.

SATURDAY, DEC. 8

First Lego League State Championship, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Centennial Hall. Teams of local elementary and middle schoolers will face off in a robot competition and present research projects based on an annual challenge theme. Free. Details: Rebecca at 523-2234 or RParks@jedc.org.

Coffee & Collections, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Presentation by Carol Sturgulewski, author of “White House of the North: Stories from the Alaska Governor’s House.” Free.

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.

Presentation by Mandy Lindeberg, 2 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Lindeberg, a fisheries research biologist with NOAA’s Auke Bay Laboratory in Juneau, will share her fascination with Alaska’s coastal ecology and seaweeds.

Mendenhall Flying Lions Club Holly Sales, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Nugget Mall Shopping Center. Holly wreaths, evergreen swags and sprays, cedar and holly bags.

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

Perseverance Theatre’s “Oklahoma!”, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org.

King Island Christmas, 7:30 p.m. JACC. Tickets at the JACC, JAHC.org, both Hearthside locations and the door. $20/general admission, $15/seniors 65+, $10/students. Details: 586-ARTS.

Theater at Latitude 58’s “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” 7:30 p.m., Juneau Urgent and Family Care Center. Details: www.theateratlatitude58.com/best-christmas-pageant-ever.

Juneau Lyric Opera’s Holiday Pops concert, directed by Sally Smith, 7:30 p.m., Northern Light Church. Details: www.juneauopera.org.

SUNDAY, DEC. 9

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

Perseverance Theatre’s “Oklahoma!”, 2 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Final performance. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org.

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

King Island Christmas, 3 p.m. JACC. Tickets at the JACC, JAHC.org, both Hearthside locations and the door. $20/general admission, $15/seniors 65+, $10/students. Details: 586-ARTS.

International Dance Evening, 6-8 p.m., Alaska Club Downtown. Everyone welcome, no partner required, no charge. Free. Details: 364-2334.

Juneau Lyric Opera’s Holiday Pops concert, directed by Sally Smith, 4 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Details: www.juneauopera.org.

TUESDAY, DEC. 11

Open House at the Governor’s Mansion, 3-6 p.m., Governor’s Mansion.

UAS Senior Art Student Source Presentations, 6-8 p.m., Egan Lecture Hall.

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 12

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.

“Growing Hardy Primroses and Blue Poppy from Seeds” with Ed Buyarski, 12:05-12:55 p.m., JACC. fSponsored by the Southeast Alaska Master Gardeners Association. Free. Details: www.seakmg.org.

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. Details: Burn, burnclair@gci.net or 463-6944.

Gold town Nickelodeon’s Second Annual Super Slick Christmas Bazaar Extravaganza, 6:30 p.m., and 8 p.m. Gold town Nickelodeon. Performances from Kari Groven and Alaska’s Kit, and special guest appearances by the Off-The-Hook Honeys. Details: www.goldtownnick.com.

Mudrrooms, 7 p.m., Holy Trinity sanctuary, 4th and Gold Streets. Theme: Gifts. $7 cash at door.

Wildlife Wednesday: September Road Trip from Juneau to Denali National Park - Bears, Birds, Moose, and Much More...” presented by Doug Jones, 7 p.m., UAS Glacier View Room (Egan 221, above the Egan Lecture Hall and down the hall from the Egan Library).

MOVIES

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

20TH CENTURY TWIN

“Killing Them Softly” (R) — Synopsis: Jackie Cogan is an enforcer hired to restore order after three dumb guys rob a Mob protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse.

“Man with the Iron Fists” (R) Synopsis: On the hunt for a fabled treasure of gold, a band of warriors, assassins, and a rogue British soldier descend upon a village in feudal China, where a humble blacksmith looks to defend himself and his fellow villagers.

GLACIER CINEMAS

“Rise of the Guardians” (PG) — In 3D and 2D. Synopsis: When the evil spirit Pitch launches an assault on Earth, the Immortal Guardians team up to protect the innocence of children all around the world.

“LIfe of Pi” (PG) — In 3D and 2D. Synopsis: A young man who survives a disaster at sea is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While cast away, he forms an unexpected connection with another survivor ... a fearsome Bengal tiger.

“Twilight: Breaking Dawn, Part 2” (PG-13) — Synopsis: After the birth of Renesmee, the Cullens gather other vampire clans in order to protect the child from a false allegation that puts the family in front of the Volturi.

“Skyfall” (PG-13) — Synopsis: Bond’s loyalty to M is tested as her past comes back to haunt her. As MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost.

“Playing for Keeps” (PG-13) — Synopsis: A former sports star who’s fallen on hard times starts coaching his son’s soccer team as a way to get his life together. His attempts to become an adult are met with challenges from the attractive soccer moms who pursue him at every turn.

GOLD TOWN NICKELODEON

For complete listings, visit www.goldtownnick.com.

“The Master” — Thursday-Sunday, Dec. 6-9. Synopsis: Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master stars Joaquin Phoenix as a psychologically damaged war veteran who finds himself working for Lancaster Dodd (Philip Seymour Hoffman), a charismatic figure building his own religion.

KXLL Film Festival: “Big Easy Express,” 9:30 p.m. Friday, 7 p.m. Tuesday. Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Old Crow Medicine Show, and Mumford & Sons climbed aboard amid the rail yards of Oakland and set out for New Orleans on a “tour of dreams.” “The Valtari Mystery Film Experiment,” 4 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday. Sigur rós gave a dozen film makers the same modest budget and asked them to create whatever comes into their head when they listen to songs from the band’s new album, “valtari.”

  • Comment

Spotted

Please Note: You may have disabled JavaScript and/or CSS. Although this news content will be accessible, certain functionality is unavailable.

Skip to News

« back

next »

  • title http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377828/ http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377823/ http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377818/
  • title http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377813/ http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377808/ http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377803/
  • title http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377798/ http://spotted.juneauempire.com/galleries/377793/
Seal Release

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2230
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING