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Posted: Thursday, March 20, 2008

THURSDAY, MARCH 20

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David Sheakley / Juneau Empire
David Sheakley / Juneau Empire

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

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library.

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

"Take Better Pictures: Basic Composition Using Light" class, 5:30-7:30 p.m., The Creating Place. $25. Details: 780-5437.

Alaska Legal Services family law self-help clinic, 6-8 p.m. Miller Room, Centennial Hall. Details: Leona, 586-6425.

Block printing press night, 6:30 p.m., The Canvas. Call to register. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

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

"Brother" performance by Ishmael Hope, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Phoenix Stage. Pay-as-you-can. Details: 463-8497.

Sam Burrous, Doc Water's Pub & Restaurant. Details: 586-3627.

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 21

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

Storytime, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library.

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

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

National Women's History Month celebration, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Featuring film chronicling the struggles and triumphs of Alice Paul and other equal rights amendment activists. Light refreshments served. Free. Sponsored by the Juneau National Organization for Women. Details: Barbara, 209-8609 or www.juneaunow.org.

Glacier Fireside Series: "The Nature of Juneau's Islands" presentation with Bob Armstrong, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.

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.

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.

Ballroom dance, 7-10 p.m., Centennial Hall. With music suitable for ballroom or Latin dances and guest instructor Shane Wirtz teaching Rumba. $5. Details: Tim, 789-4690.

"Brother" performance by Ishmael Hope, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Phoenix Stage. Pay-as-you-can. Details: 463-8497.

Moonlight swim, 8:45-10:45 p.m., Augustus Brown Swimming Pool. Pool area lights will be dimmed. $4.75 adults, $2.75 youth, $2.50 seniors. Details: 586-5325.

Gold Medal Dance featuring Chrome Forest. 9 p.m., Alaska Native Brotherhood Camp 2. $5.

BRAVEmonkey, Doc Water's Pub & Restaurant. Details: 586-3627.

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.

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

SATURDAY, MARCH 22

Saturday family 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.

Zach Gordon Youth Center Easter Egg Hunt, 10 a.m., Adair Kennedy Park, adjacent to Floyd Dryden Middle School. For children 10 and younger. Preregister at the Zach Gordon Youth Center between 9 and 10 a.m. $3 per child if preregistered, $5 on day of hunt. Details: 586-2635.

"Photoshop Brushes" class, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Creating Place. $35. Details: 780-5437.

Juneau Raptor Center annual meeting & open house, 11 a.m. meeting, followed by an open house starting at noon. Nugget Mall, across from Hearthside Books. Details: 586-8393.

"Full Moon Meditation and Energy Healing for You and the Earth" class, noon-1:30 p.m., 119 Seward St., upstairs. Free. All welcome. No reservation necessary. Details: 523-9355.

Juneau Coast Guard Military and Family Association March charity auction, 5:30 p.m., Baranof Hotel, Treadwell Room. No-host bar at 5:30 p.m. Dinner at 6:30 p.m. Dinner is $35. Free admission for live, silent and dessert auctions at 7:45 p.m. Details: Kimberly, 723-0514.

American Red Cross Luau, 6:30-11 p.m., Centennial Hall. Dinner at 7 p.m. Event features authentic Hawaiian food, serenaders, hula exhibition and lessons, silent auction and music by BRAVEmonkey. Tickets: $50 per person or $90 per couple. Details: 463-5713.

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.

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

"Brother" performance by Ishmael Hope, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Phoenix Stage. Pay-as-you-can. Details: 463-8497.

Sam Burrous, Doc Water's Pub & Restaurant. Details: 586-3627.

Gold Medal Dance featuring Chrome Forest. 9 p.m. Alaska Native Brotherhood Camp 2. $5.

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.

SUNDAY, MARCH 23

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

Piano music by Tom Locher, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Zephyr Restaurant. Details: 780-2221.

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.

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.

"Brother" performance by Ishmael Hope, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Phoenix Stage. Pay-as-you-can. Details: 463-8497.

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

Movie night, Rendezvous. Details: 586-1270.

MONDAY, MARCH 24

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

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. Third 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.

"Brother" performance by Ishmael Hope, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Phoenix Stage. Pay-as-you-can. Details: 463-8497.

"My Kid Could Paint That" movie showing, 8 p.m., Back Room at the Silverbow. 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 25

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

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.

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.

Cribbage tournament, 7 p.m., Rendezvous. Eight-week tournament sponsored by the Pelican Boardwalk Boogie and Rendezvous. No registration required. Details: 586-BOGY.

Bellydance class, 7-8 p.m., Pavitt's Health and Fitness. Class combines stretching, strength and toning exercise with bellydance. 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.

"Brother" performance by Ishmael Hope, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Phoenix Stage. Pay-as-you-can. Details: 463-8497.

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

"My Kid Could Paint That" movie showing, 8 p.m., Back Room at the Silverbow. 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 26

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.

Intro to felting/open studio and felting stones class, 4:30-7:30 p.m., The Canvas. Joyce Payne will guide in making felting stones. Lisa Oberle will assist felters with the basics or ongoing projects. $5 drop-in fee for felting, plus $5 for felting stone. Details: 586-1750.

"Speaking Out - Writing About Difficult Subjects" presentation by Chris Crutcher, 7 p.m., Douglas library. For young adults to adult. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

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

"Brother" performance by Ishmael Hope, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre Phoenix Stage. Pay-as-you-can. Details: 463-8497.

"My Kid Could Paint That" movie showing, 8 p.m., Back Room at the Silverbow. Free. Details: 586-4146.

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

REGIONAL

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.

UPCOMING

John Gorka and Susan Werner concert, 7 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Tickets $25.

Comedy night with Jimmy Dore and Mike Lajoie, 9 p.m. on March 28 and 29, Marlintini's Lounge. $12 advance, $15 at the door. Details: 789-0799.

Benefit concert for Studio A, formerly Skate Bottom Sound, 5-9 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center.

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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