ART, EVENTS & MUSIC

Posted: Thursday, March 24, 2011

THURSDAY

Art of Place lecture, 10 a.m. Glacier View Room, UAS. Featuring carver Doug Chilton. Dessert potluck to follow.

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

Lenten Lunch Series, 12-1:00 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Juneau Cooperative Church Council Annual Lenten Lunch Series. Homemade soups and breads served along with inspirational music and thoughtful reflections on the lives of faithful women and men. Open to the community and a $5 donation goes to the Glory Hole. Details: 789-4093.

Pinochle games, 1 p.m. every Thursday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

Juneau People for Peace and Justice weekly meeting, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Everyone welcome. Details: Judith, 789-9229.

Dance Class For Women, 6-7 p.m., Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. For pregnant women, mamas, and anyone who wants to shake the winter chills. No dance experience necessary. With Melissa Patterson. $6 pay-as-you-can. Details: 586-1203.

“The Importance of Being Earnest,” 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org.

Theatre In The Rough’s “Our Town,” 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Pay as you will. Small, familiar events are celebrated in a giant universe of life, love and transformation. Tickets at Hearthside, JACC, and (usually) at the door. Details: 209-0867.

FRIDAY

Art As You Like It, 1:30 p.m. every Friday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

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

Canning Pickles, Sauerkraut And Chutney - Food Preservation Class, 6:15-9:30 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School. With Leslie Shallcross. Pre-register at the Juneau Cooperative Extension Service Office at 1108 F Street or call 796-6221. $20. Details: 796-6221.

Fireside Lecture: “Wilderness Through a Different Lens: Writers and Students on the Water,” 6:30 and 8 p.m. Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. With Students Sarah Donohoe and Andrew Gregovich, and writer Aleria Jensen. Free and open to the public. Details: 789-6635.

Dan Hopson ’s classical guitar, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin St. Details: 463-6236.

Cribbage, 7 p.m., Community Room, Mountain View Apts, 895 W 12th St, enter through the main front door. Please join us for a fun game night. Details: Ron Crenshaw, 586-1796.

Twelve-Tone Music and the Berg Violin Concerto, 7 p.m., Egan Lecture Hall, UAS. In preparation for the Juneau Symphony’s April 2 and 3 concerts, Kyle Pickett will talk about the end of tonality in music and the development of the twelve-tone system as well as Berg’s Violin Concerto written in the twelve-tone language.

“The Importance of Being Earnest,” 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org.

Theatre In The Rough’s “Our Town,” 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Small, familiar events are celebrated in a giant universe of life, love and transformation. Tickets at Hearthside, JACC, and (usually) at the door. Details: 209-0867.

SATURDAY

Canning Fish And Meat In Jars - Food Preservation Class, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Thunder Mountain High School. With Leslie Shallcross. Smoking fish and meats will be discussed. Pre-register at the Juneau Cooperative Extension Service Office at 1108 F Street or call 796-6221. $20. Details: 796-6221.

K3 Used Media Sale, 9 a.m.-noon KTOO building.

Juneau Raptor Center Annual Meeting And Open House, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Nugget Mall. Open house begins at noon. Education birds will be on display, there will be kids’ door prizes and light refreshments. All welcome. Free. Details: 586-8393; Pat, 364-3389.

Next Saturday Dixieland Band practice, 1:30-3 p.m., Big Blue Music Studio, West 8th Street. Free. Details: Larry, 957-6120 or www.juneaucommunityband.org.

Benefit Concert For Mcphetres Hall, 1:30-3 p.m., McPhetres Hall. All ages, pay-as-you-can. Proceeds benefit McPhetres Hall. Musicians include Tom Locher and Wayne Norlund. Featured singers include Sammi Baker, Eve Dillingham, Alyssa Fischer and Patricia Hull.

Live jazz, 6-9 p.m., Prospector Hotel. Live jazz with Tom Locher, piano, and Wayne Norlund, saxophone.

Dan Hopson ’s classical guitar, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Baranof Hotel, 127 N. Franklin St. Details: 463-6236.

“The Importance of Being Earnest,” 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org.

Theatre In The Rough’s “Our Town,” 7:30 p.m., McPhetres Hall. Small, familiar events are celebrated in a giant universe of life, love and transformation. Tickets at Hearthside, JACC, and (usually) at the door. Details: 209-0867.

SUNDAY

“The Importance of Being Earnest,” 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Details: www.perseverancetheatre.org.

MONDAY

Book reading and signing with Cara Lopez Lee, 6:30-8 p.m., Hearthside Books, Nugget Mall. Lee is the author of “They Only Eat Their Husbands.”

TUESDAY

Sewing circle, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. every Tuesday, Valley Senior Center. Details: Betty, 789-7236.

Haiku on the street, noon-1 p.m. in front of the Canvas. With Christy NaMee Eriksen. Haiku are pay-as-you-can, suggested donation $5.75.

Stitch ’N Knit, 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Lee Ann, 463-6175.

WEDNESDAY

“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.

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.-2:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176.



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