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

“Alaska’s Long-lost Apollo 11 Moon Rock,” lecture with Steve Henrikson, noon, Alaska State Museum. Free.

Juneau Rising, 12-1 p.m., Atrium, 8th Floor, State Office Building. Hosted by the Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault. Gathering is open to the public. More than 200 countries and territories around the world will show collective strength and solidarity in rejecting violence against women and girls.


Alaska State Museum youth activity for grades K-2: Culture on Cloth, 10-a.m.-noon, Alaska State Museum. With guest instructor Judith Varney Burch, curator of the musuem’s current exhibit, “Nunavut’s Culture on Cloth.” Pre-registration required. Details: 463-2901.

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

Organ concert, noon, State Office Building.

Alaska State Museum youth activity for grades 3-5: Culture on Cloth, 1-3 p.m., Alaska State Museum. With guest instructor Judith Varney Burch, curator of the musuem’s current exhibit, “Nunavut’s Culture on Cloth.” Pre-registration required. Details: 463-2901.

Poetry slam, 6-8:30 p.m., UAS Lecture Hall. Hosted by Kate Laster, UAS student and Jacqueline Boucher, UAS alumni. Sign-up starts at 6 p.m., show starts at 6:30 p.m. Suggested donation $5.

Forest Service Fireside Lecture, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Vistor Center. Power to the People: Avalanche Mitigation and History at Snettisham, with Alaska Electric Light and Power Company’s Eric Eriksen and avalanche forecaster Mike Janes. Details: or 789-0097.

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

Sound and Motion 7 p.m., Egan Lecture Hall, University of Alaska Southeast. Free.

Exhibit opening and lecture with Judith Varney Burch, 7 p.m., Alaska State Museum. Burch is the curator of the museum’s “Culture on Cloth” exhibit.

Valentine’s Music and Dessert, 8 p.m., JACC. Featuring: Clifford Johnson III, Patricia Hull and Kari Groven and musicians Jim Noel, Chris Frary, David Sheakley, Doug Bridges. Details:


Coffee & Collections: Paper & Paper Used in Printmaking, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Juneau-Douglas City Museum. With David Riccio.

Elizabeth Peratrovich Day Celebration and reception, 11 a.m. Tlingit Haida Community Council Building by the hospital. Hosted by ANS ANB Camp 2 and 70.

Adult class with David Riccio, 12:30-2:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Riccio will focus on the 12X12 theme, “Juneau: Past & Present,” and paper. Pre-registration and pre-payment required. Class size is limited. Details:, or call 586-3572.

Elizabeth Peratrovich Day events at the state museum, 1:30 p.m., Alaskas State Museum. A presentation led by Barbara Cadiente-Nelson will be followed by a screening of “For the Rights of All.” This event is offered in conjunction with the museum’s Elizabeth Peratrovich exhibit.

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

Juneau Rollergirls vs Yukon Rollergirls: A Love/Skate Relationship, 7 p.m., Centennial Hall. Tickets online, and, and at Hearthside Books, Rainy Retreat Books and the JACC. 5 percentof proceeds goes to the Front Street Clinic. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. Detais:


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.

Global Lens 2012 Film Series, 3 p.m., Downtown Public Library. This week’s feature: “The Prize” a film from Argentina. Promoting cross-cultural understanding through film. Sundays through Feb 18. Free.

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


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


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.

Halau Hula ‘o ‘Olili’ula classes, 6-8 p.m., dance studio at the Filipino Community Hall. With instructor Leimomi Martin. Details:

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,


See or call 463-FLIX (3549) for the latest movie times.


“A Good Day to Die Hard” (R) — Synopsis: John McClane travels to Russia to help out his seemingly wayward son, Jack, only to discover that Jack is a CIA operative working to prevent a nuclear-weapons heist, causing the father and son to team up against underworld forces.

“Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters” (R) In 3D and 2D — Synopsis: In this spin on the fairy tale, Hansel and Gretel are now bounty hunters who track and kill witches all over the world. As the fabled Blood Moon approaches, the siblings encounter a new form of evil that might hold a secret to their past.


“Warm Bodies” (PG-13) — Synopsis: After R (a highly unusual zombie) saves Julie from an attack, the two form a relationship that sets in motion a sequence of events that might transform the entire lifeless world.

“Beautiful Creatures” (PG-13) — Synopsis: Ethan longs to escape his small Southern town. He meets a mysterious new girl, Lena. Together, they uncover dark secrets about their respective families, their history and their town.

“Safe Haven” (PG-13) — Synopsis: A young woman with a mysterious past lands in Southport, North Carolina where her bond with a widower forces her to confront the dark secret that haunts her.

“Identiry Their” (R) — Synopsis: Mild-mannered businessman Sandy Patterson travels from Denver to Miami to confront the deceptively harmless-looking woman who has been living it up after stealing Sandy’s identity.

“Side Effects” (R) — Synopsis: Emily and Martin are a successful New York couple whose world unravels when a new drug prescribed by Emily’s psychiatrist - intended to treat anxiety - has unexpected side effects.


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“Rust and Bone” — Thursday-Sunday, Feb.14-17. Synopsis: A struggling single father helps a beautiful whale trainer recover her will to live following a terrible accident that leaves her confined to a wheelchair. Lonely and destitute, Ali (Matthias Schoenaerts) leaves the north of France for his sister’s house in Antibes after becoming the sole guardian of his estranged five-year-old son Sam. When Ali lands a job as a bouncer in a nearby nightclub, things quickly start to look up for the itinerant father and son. Then one night, after breaking up a fight in the club, Ali meets the radiant Stephanie (Marion Cotillard), and slips her his number after dropping her off safely at home.

“Amnesty” (Global Lens Series) — 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. !6. Synopsis: A new national law allowing conjugal visits for inmates brings together a man and woman visiting the same prison to meet their incarcerated spouses. Elsa’s dutiful contact with her husband is part of a routine consumed with job searching, raising her two sons, and getting along with her father-in-law. When she meets Spetim, a quiet man visiting his imprisoned wife in equally passionless encounters, they slowly find the sympathy and companionship missing from their lives.


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