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Posted: Thursday, March 13, 2008

THURSDAY, MARCH 13

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Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day and every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

6"X6" mosaic project drop-in activity, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. As part of the Cabin Fever Arts Festival, sponsored by the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council. Details: 586-2787.

Story time, 11 a.m., Douglas library.

Ball in the House vocal quintet master class, 5 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Call to register. $22. As part of the Cabin Fever Arts Festival. Details: 586-2787.

"When was the last time YOU did the hokey pokey?" family dance and potluck, 5:30-7 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Featuring guest speakers Ruthie Bushnell and Paul McGhee. Sponsored by the Association for the Education of Young Children. Details: 789-1235 or www.aeyc-sea.org.

Cabin Fever balloon sculpture, 6 p.m., Nugget Mall. With Jeff Brown and the Rossmiller family. Free.

Juneau Audubon Society Public Nature Series: "Birding in South Africa" by Bev Agler and Paul Suchanek, 7 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Building, Room 228. Free. Details: www.juneau-audubon-society.org.

"Fishing for Katmai Rainbows on a Budget" presentation by Andy Bullick, 7 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School library. Sponsored by Raincountry Flyfishers. Details: Tony, 789-9159.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 7 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

"Much Ado About Nothing" performance, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. $27 general, $22 seniors, $17 students. Details: 364-2421.

Big Hair karaoke with Big Hair Mike 9 p.m. Thursdays, Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Open mike, 9 p.m., Alaskan Hotel & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1000.

DJ dance music, hip-hop, 9 p.m., Imperial Billiard & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1960.

FRIDAY, MARCH 14

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day and every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Story time, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, State Office Building.

"Poetry on Wheels" performance of original, winning selections by Poetry OmniBus winners, noon, meet at the bus stop in front of the downtown library. Readers and riders will depart in bus and loop through downtown area. As part of the Cabin Fever Arts Festival. Details: Robyn, 723-5550.

Friends of Admiralty Island's annual meeting and community potluck, 5-8:30 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Business meeting at 5 p.m., potluck at 6:30 p.m. After dinner program is "Spending Time with Stan Price at Pack Creek." Details: 790-2120.

"Papermaking with Silk" class by Anji Gallanos, 5:30 p.m., The Creating Place. $60. Details: www.thecreatingplace.com or 780-5437.

Spring Fever Community Bike Ride, 5:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School main entrance. With post-bike ride barbecue at Sandy Beach. Bring your own grill item, side dish or beverage to share. Sponsored by the University of Alaska Southeast Bicycle Club and Critical Mass of Juneau. Details: Karen, 503-317-6344.

Glacier Fireside Series: "Bears on Thin Ice" by Nick Jans, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-0097.

Spring Shimmy belly dance workshop, 6:30-8:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Student Recreation Center. "Isolation and Conditioning." $30 per class, $150 for whole weekend. Details: 586-3557.

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m. every Friday, Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details: 789-4401.

"Lockers" production by Northern Lights Theatre, 7 p.m., Mendenhall Mall. $6.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., every Friday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

Ball in the House vocal quintet performance, 7:30 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Sponsored by the University of Alaska Southeast and Juneau Arts & Humanities Council. Tickets available at Hearthside Books, Rainy Day Books, JAHC or UAS Student Services. Details: 586-2787.

"Much Ado About Nothing" performance, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. $27 general, $22 seniors, $17 students. Details: 364-2421.

New England barn dance, 7:30 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Center, Fifth and Harris streets downtown. Dance instruction at 7:30 p.m. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. $8 public, $7 members of Alaska Folk Festival and Juneau International Folk Dancers, $5 seniors and students. Details: David, 321-3109.

Opera to Go! "Dido and Aeneas" performance, 7:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Tickets available at Hearthside Books and at the door. Details: Wade, 209-1094.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m., Eagles Lodge, on Jordan Avenue behind the Nugget Mall.

DJ dance music, hip-hop, 9 p.m., Imperial Billiard & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1960.

Roughhouse Friday Boxing, 9 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge. Tickets at Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall and Marlintini's. Details: 789-0799.

DJ Dan, 10 p.m.-close, Marlintini's Lounge. Details: 789-0799.

St. Patty's weekend party with the Great Alaska Bluegrass Band, formerly Bluegrass 101, 10 p.m.-close, Alaskan Hotel & Bar, downtown. Wear green. Details: 586-1000.

SATURDAY, MARCH 15

Saturday family group hike. Sponsored by Juneau Parks and Recreation. Details: 586-0428.

Floyd Dryden Dance Team garage sale and bake sale, 8 a.m.-noon, Floyd Dryden Middle School commons. Funds go toward uniforms. Details: Kari, 209-5540.

Book sale, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., St. Brendan's Episcopal Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Proceeds go to new books for children in Valley Head Start at St. Brendan's. Details: Joyce, 780-6676.

"Beginning Precious Metal Clay" class by Heidi Johnson, 9 a.m., The Creating Place. $60. Details: www.thecreatingplace.com or 780-5437.

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day and every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

"Publishing, From Concept to Printed Product" presentation by Peter Metcalf, 9 a.m., Alaska Litho. Must pre-register at metcom@gci.net. Free.

"Soldering for Beginners" class by Anji Gallanos, 9 a.m., The Creating Place. $60. Details: www.thecreatingplace.com or 780-5437.

"Making Easter or St. Patrick's Day Gift Box" class with Peggy Mattson, 10 a.m., The Creating Place. Details: www.thecreatingplace.com or 780-5437.

Southeast Roadrunners Flannagan's Run, 10 a.m., Douglas Fire Hall. One or 5 miles. Details: JaneAnn, 789-9895.

Spring Shimmy belly dance workshop, 10 a.m., University of Alaska Southeast Student Recreation Center. "Luscious Taxims (Slow Moves)" is 10 a.m.-noon. "Tribaret Combinations" is 1:30-3:30 p.m. $30 per class, $150 for whole weekend. Details: 586-3557.

Coffee & Collections Series: "The History of Coffee" presentation by Grady Saunders, 10-11:30 a.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Details: Alysia, 586-3572.

"Music Business" workshop with Ball in the House vocal quintet, 10 a.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. $22. Details: 586-2787.

Arts and crafts fair, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 789-4439.

Afternoon of gardening classes, 12:30-4 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. With David Lendrum to speak on shrubs, Merrill Jensen to speak on bulbs and the Carolyn Jensen Arboretum, and Elfrida Nord to give a slide show on perennials. Public welcome. Refreshments to be served.

"Digital Filmmaking: Editing 101" class by Pat Race, 1 p.m., Ruby Room, in the Emporium Mall. Pay-as-you-can. Pre-register by calling. Details: 586-3440.

St. Patrick's Day celebration, 1 p.m., Douglas library. Family program with stories and music. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Stamp collecting workshop, 1-3 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Sponsored by the Gastineau Philatelic Society.

"Drawing From Nature for Eaglecrest" mural painting session, 1-4 p.m., The Canvas. With Kathy Hocker and eighth-grader Sydney Reese. $15. Materials provided. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

"Precious Metal Clay Enameling" class with Heidi Johnson, 2 p.m., The Creating Place. $65. Details: www.thecreatingplace.com or 780-5437.

"Soldered Glass Charms" class, 2 p.m., The Creating Place. Details: www.thecreatingplace.com or 780-5437.

"Digital Filmmaking: Special Effects" class by Pat Race, 4 p.m., Ruby Room, in the Emporium Mall. Pay-as-you-can. Pre-register by calling. Details: 586-3440.

Scrapbooking class with Amber Tingey, 5:30 p.m., The Creating Place. $25. Details: www.thecreatingplace.com or 780-5437.

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m. every Saturday, Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details: 789-4401.

Poetry OmniBus presentations and reception, 7 p.m., downtown library. Poetry OmniBus winners will be announced. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

Dan Hopson, classical guitar, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

"Dido and Aeneas" performance by Opera to Go!, 7:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. $20 general, $15 student and seniors, $5 high school and younger. Available at Hearthside Books and at the door. Details: Wade, 209-1094.

"Much Ado About Nothing" performance, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. $27 general, $22 seniors, $17 students. Details: 364-2421.

Spring Shimmy belly dance performance, 8 p.m., Island Pub, Douglas. Details: 586-3557.

Open Mike, 9 p.m., Squires Rest. Details: 789-7829.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m.-close, G.W. Teal. Details: 789-0501.

Salsa night with Alejandro, 9 p.m.-close, Jaded. Details: 586-1551.

DJ XTC, 10 p.m.-close, Marlintini's Lounge. Details: 789-0799.

St. Patty's weekend party with the Great Alaska Bluegrass Band, formerly Bluegrass 101, 10 p.m.-close, Alaskan Hotel & Bar, downtown. Wear green. Details: 586-1000.

SUNDAY, MARCH 16

Snowmobile Club and Juneau Nordic Ski Club 10K, 5K or 2.5K classic loop, 8 a.m., Spaulding Meadows. Call to reserve a ride up or down. Details: Ray, 321-6800 or imel@gci.net.

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day and every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Spring Shimmy belly dance workshop, 10 a.m., University of Alaska Southeast Student Recreation Center. "Transitions" is 10 a.m.-noon. "Intricate Layering" is 1:30-3:30 p.m. $30 per class, $150 for whole weekend. Details: 586-3557.

"Web-Based Communication Techniques" class by Nancy DeCherney, 10 a.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center.

Arts and crafts fair, noon-5 p.m., Nugget Mall. Details: 789-4439.

"Dating and the Single Arts Agency" session, 12:30 p.m., Nugget Mall. To learn how to decide if a grant opportunity is just a tease or if it's worth the effort to get to first base. $25. Details: mary@funding-exchange.org.

Stamp collecting workshop, 1-3 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Sponsored by the Gastineau Philatelic Society.

"Dido and Aeneas" performance by Opera to Go!, 3 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. $20 general, $15 student and seniors, $5 high school and younger. Available at Hearthside Books and at the door. Details: Wade, 209-1094.

Grateful Dogs of Juneau Poop Scoop, 3:30 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School.

Alaska Ocean Film Festival showings, 4 and 7 p.m., Back Room, Silverbow Inn & Bakery. Details: 586-2787.

Free Pool Sundays, 4 p.m.-close, Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 4:30 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Middle Eastern drumming workshop and jam, 5 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Pay-as-you-can, $5-$15. Bring a drum if you have one.

Folk dancing, 6 p.m., downtown JRC The Alaska Club. Partners not required. Beginners welcome. No charge for instruction. Sponsored by Juneau International Folkdancers. Details: 364-2334.

Dan Hopson, classical guitar, 6-8 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

"Much Ado About Nothing" closing night, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. $27 general, $22 seniors, $17 students. Details: 364-2421.

Karaoke with Gorgeous George, 9 p.m. Sundays, Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Movie night, Rendezvous. Details: 586-1270.

MONDAY, MARCH 17

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day and every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Juneau Explorers Spring Break program, 12:30-4:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. For youth ages 8-13. Details: 586-3572.

Sherrie (Anderson) Raber medical dinner and silent auction fundraiser, 4 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Featuring spaghetti, dance groups, raffles and door prizes. $12 individual, $25 family of four. To-go orders available on request. Details: Patricia, 586-2579 or Lisa, 907-229-1540.

Juneau Youth Services Board of Directors meeting, 5:30 p.m., Community Services Building, 2075 Jordan Ave. Details: 796-4125.

Juneau Student Symphonies rehearsal, 6 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School Commons. Details: Rick, 586-1915.

Beginning oil painting class, 6-9 p.m., The Canvas. Second of five-week introduction to oil painting. $105 for all five, plus $25 materials fee. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Tlingit and Haida Indians of the City and Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m., every Monday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690.

"In the Valley of Elah" movie showing, 8 p.m., Back Room at the Silverbow. Rated R. Free. Details: 586-4146.

Pajama karaoke with Malia, 9 p.m. Mondays, Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Monday Night Raw, Alaskan Hotel & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1000.

TUESDAY, MARCH 18

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day and every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Juneau Explorers Spring Break program, 12:30-4:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. For youth ages 8-13. Details: 586-3572.

Planetarium show with Jason Ginter and volunteers, 6-7 p.m., every Tuesday, Marie Drake Planetarium. All welcome to see the stars and make them shine. Details: Jason, 586-6862, jason_ginter@jsd.k12.ak.us or mariedrakeplanetarium.org.

Capital City Quilters monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School.

Hospice and Home Care Threshold Choir rehearsal, 6:30 p.m., Wildflower Court. Details: Bonnie, 586-2594.

Juneau Yacht Club monthly meeting, third Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m., Juneau Yacht Club. Public invited. Details: Don Kubley, 789-9273.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 7 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

belly dance class, 7-8 p.m., Pavitt's Health and Fitness. Class combines stretching, strength and toning exercise with belly dance. Free for Pavitt's members. $12 day pass for nonmembers or $100 for 10-day punch card. Details: 789-5556.

Tuesday live drawing session, 7-9 p.m. every Tuesday, Ruby Room, in the Emporium Mall behind Heritage Coffee. Details: 586-3440.

Flattlands, acoustic slide, 7:30-10:30 p.m., Island Pub, Douglas. Details: 364-1595.

"In the Valley of Elah" movie showing, 8 p.m., Back Room at the Silverbow. Rated R. Free. Details: 586-4146.

Karaoke with Harmony, 9 p.m., Rendezvous. Details: 586-1270.

Karaoke with Malia, 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19

Wednesday adult group hike. Sponsored by Juneau Parks and Recreation. Details: 586-0428.

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., all day and every night, Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

"Write For Your Life" group, 10-11 a.m. every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Juneau Explorers Spring Break program, 12:30-4:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. For youth ages 8-13. Details: 586-3572.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 7 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

"In the Valley of Elah" movie showing, 8 p.m., Back Room at the Silverbow. Rated R. Free. Details: 586-4146.

Karaoke with K-Rob, 9 p.m., Rendezvous. Details: 586-1270.

REGIONAL

Sitka Spring Festival and Arti Gras Festival, Friday-Sunday, in Sitka. Details: Kathy Baker, 907-747-6331, sitkaspringfestival@yahoo.com or sitkaspringfestival.com.

Second annual Heritage and Cultural Tourism Conference, April 2-4, at Harrigan Centennial Hall in Sitka. Details: Kathy Hope Erickson, 907-747-7396, kerickson@sitkatribe.org or www.sitka.org/public.

EXHIBITS

Alaska State Museum: "Scenes of Sitka" and "Historical Firearms From Alaska" exhibits; Garry Kaulitz exhibition of 70 new prints, runs through March 29; at 395 Whittier St. Details: 465-2901.

Annie Kaill's: Exhibit by Polaroid transfer artist Noelle Dersé, at 244 Front St. Details: 586-2880.

Back Room at the Silverbow Inn: "The HEART of Bristol Bay: Photographs from our RED Gold," featuring photos by Lauren E. Oakes and Ben Knight, at 120 Second St.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center: "Ceci et Cela" exhibit by Beatrice Franklin, Magil Pratt and Alexis Rippe, from a University of Alaska Southeast painting class, at 350 Whittier St. Details: 586-2787 or www.jahc.org.

Juneau-Douglas City Museum: "12X12" community art installation, at Fourth and Main streets. Details: 586-3572.

Raven's Journey Gallery: Tlingit artist Reginald Peterson Sr., of Sitka, Duane Bosch, of Hoonah, and Ray Watkins, of Juneau, at 435 S. Franklin St.

Ruby Room: Hand-painted kimonos by Bridget Milligan, in the Emporium Mall, behind Heritage Coffee. Details: 586-3440.



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