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Posted: Thursday, March 10, 2005

Theater

"Always ... Patsy Cline," sponsored by the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, 7 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, March 10-12, at Marlintini's. $17 at the door, $15 in advance at Hearthside Books, Marlintini's, JAHC and the Paradise Cafe.

"Mozart Reimagined," written and directed by Joyce Parry Moore, presented by Opera to GO!, runs at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, March 10, 17; 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, March 11-12 and 18-19. Advance tickets, $15 general, $10 students and seniors at Hearthside Books. Door tickets, $2 more.

Dancing

New England Barn Dance, featuring The Bonnie Brae Dance Band, 7:30-11 p.m. Saturday, March 12, at the Old Capital School Gym in the Terry Miller Legislative Office Building, Sixth and Main streets. Guest caller Kari Lundgren of Sitka. No experience or partners are needed. Lesson, 7:30 p.m. Details: 586-1787.

Salsa classes with Heather and Antonio, beginning classes 7-8:30 p.m. Thursdays; intermediate classes 8-9:30 p.m. Mondays, at Juneau Dance Unlimited studios, Fourth and Seward streets. $10 adults, $8 students. Call 586-5825.

Concerts

Organ Concert, featuring the musical stylings of J. Allan MacKinnon on the Kimball Theatre Organ, with a football tribute to the memory of Reilly Richey, noon Friday, March 11, at the State Office Building.

Juneau Student Symphony concert, debut of "Give and Take," by Stefan Hakenberg, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 12, and 4 p.m. Sunday, March 13, at Dzantik'i Heeni commons. Free.

Turtle Island String Quartet, 7 p.m. Sunday, March 13, at the Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Tickets, $22 general, $18 for students and seniors, $75 for families.

Rory Merritt Stitt, 8 p.m. Saturday, March 12, at Northern Light United Church, the show will be recorded. Cost: $10 at Hearthside Books, $12 at door.

Matt Hoffland, singer-storyteller, 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 11, at Centennial Hall. Sponsored by the Association of Evangelical Churches of Juneau.

Exhibits

"Ocean Homes," photos and essays of the sea, sponsored by the Alaska Marine Conservation Council, runs through mid-April, marine lecture and film series, 1-2:30 p.m. Saturdays, March 12-April 9; "Baby It's Cold Outside," a collection of winter-related objects; and the Alaska Photographic Center's "Rarefied Light 2004," runs through April 16, at Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St., open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. $5 for adults, youth under 18 free. Details: 465-2901.

"12X12," more than 40 Juneau artists creating art in foot-by-foot squares for an in-process installation, ends March 26; Collector's Series, Part II: Michael Reid Hunter's collection of "Keen Stuff," runs through April 15; Tuesdays through Saturdays, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, Fourth and Main streets. Call 586-3572.

New work by Juneau iconographer Charles Rohrbacher, runs through March at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin St., 586-ARTS.

"Dog & Cat Show," runs through March at KTOO. For more information, call Connie Munro at 586-3694.

The Ruby Room, featuring artistic pieces related to the theme "Addiction," runs through March, behind Heritage Coffee in the Emporium Mall. Details: 586-3440.

Juneau Artists Gallery, assorted work by 25 local artists, featuring work of Michelle Morrell in March. Senate Building, 175 S. Franklin St., Suite 111. Shows 9 a.m.-9 p.m., daily.

New baskets by Norma Fleek, runs through month, Annie Kaill's, 244 Front St., 586-2880.

New work by C. Ashton Allen, runs through March at the Friendly Planet Loft, 200 Seward St., 586-2471.

Antique paintings, runs through March at Little City Gallery, 171 Shattuck Way, 586-4048.

Events

Author Linda Hogan, visiting University of Alaska Southeast on Thursday, March 10, 1:30-3 p.m. at the Auke Lake campus, and 7 p.m. at the Egan Library. Free.

The Rev. Wilson Goode, former mayor of Philadelphia, lecture about mentoring children of prisoners, with gospel music by Sherry Patterson and the Voices of Praise Gospel Choir, 7 p.m. Thursday, March 10, at Northern Light United Church.

"Quantifying Risk - Perception vs. Reality," a lecture by Frankie Wood-Black, 7 p.m. Thursday, March 10, at the University of Alaska Southeast Egan Classroom Center, Room 221.

"What New Technologies Are Teaching Us About Brown Bear Ecology," a fireside chat presentation by LaVern Beier and Rod Flynn, research staff, Alaska Department of Fish and Game, 6:30 and 8 p.m. Friday, March 11, at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Free.

Improvisation clinic with Brent Edstrom, 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, March 12, at Egan Lecture Hall, UAS. Free.

Capital City Quilters annual show, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, March 12, and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, March 13, at Centennial Hall. Free.

Arts for Kids Tell-a-Thon, 12-6 p.m. Saturday, March 12, at the Nugget Mall community room. Six hours of storytelling, painting and free cake.

Arts, Crafts and Curios: A Visit to the Early Souvenir Stores of Juneau, 2-4 p.m. Saturday, March 12, at Fireweed Place, 415 Willoughby St.

Double Bass workshop, led by former Juneau resident Jack Unzicker, 2:30-6:30 p.m. Saturday, March 12, at the Juneau-Douglas High School music room. $30 participants, $15 auditors. Call 940-595-1675 or email jack@umt.edu.

Screening of "Luther," 3 and 7 p.m. Saturday, March 12, at Resurrection Lutheran Church. Free.

20th annual Tenakee Springs Fireman's Ball. Doors open 5 p.m. Saturday, March 12. Adults $10, Child (age 6-12) $5, under age 5 free. Ferries depart Juneau at 3:45 p.m. Friday, March 11, and arrive in Tenakee at 11:15 p.m. Depart Tenakee Springs at 8 a.m. Sunday, March 13, and arrive in Juneau at 3:30 p.m.

night life

Hip-hop with DJ Astronomar, Mondays; open mike Thursdays; Clark County presents Juneau Grass with Joe Page, 9:30 p.m.-close, Friday-Saturday, March 11-12, at the Alaskan.

Splinter Pickers, every Thursday; No Drama, Friday-Saturday, March 4-5, at the Imperial Billiard & Bar.

NBA Season Pass, every day; Karaoke with Malia, Mondays, 9 p.m.-closing; DJ Dan-O-Mite, 9:30 p.m.-closing, Thursdays-Saturdays; Karaoke with Kendra & K-Rob, 9 p.m.-closing, Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays; Free Pool Sundays and 8-Ball Tournament at 4:30 p.m. Sundays, at Marlintini's Lounge.

NBA Season Pass, daily; classical guitar with John Unzicker in the Velvet Room, 6-9 p.m., every Tuesday-Sunday, at Doc Water's.

Tom Locher, smooth piano music, 6-9 p.m. Fridays, at the Goldbelt Hotel. Details: 586-6900.

To be announced, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., Fridays and Saturdays, at the Sandbar.

Local music on "Wet Wednesdays"; The Rock 'n' Roll Machine's Jam Night, 9:30 p.m., at Squires Rest in Auke Bay. Details: 789-7829.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 8:30 p.m.-closing, Wednesdays, at the Rendezvous.



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