What's happening

Posted: Thursday, March 25, 2004

Theater

"As You Like It," presented by Theatre in the Rough, 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, through March 27, at McPhetres Hall, Fourth and Gold streets. Tickets available at Hearthside Books or at the door. Call 364-3858 for more information.

"UP! The Man in the Flying Lawn Chair," presented by Perseverance Theatre, 7 p.m. Sunday, March 28, at Juneau-Douglas High School. Tickets at Hearthside Books and Perseverance Theatre.

Exhibits

"Collecting Alaska: Recent Acquisitions," runs through April 17 at the Alaska State Museum.

"The Glory of Glaciers," at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum, 586-3572.

"Alaska Positive 2004," runs through April 3 at the Alaska State Museum. 2004 All-State High School Art Exhibition, opens 4:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, March 5. Winter admission is $3, youth 18 and younger are free. Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. Call 465-2901.

Jim Fowler, new landscapes, Valentine's Coffee House, 111 Seward St., 463-5144.

"Three by the Sea," new work by Norma Fleek, Marcheta Mouton and Colleen Goldrich, at Annie Kaill's, 244 Front Street. Runs through March. Call 586-2880.

"Bundles," organic works by Juneau artist Dianne Baxter, at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, 206 N. Franklin Street, 586-ARTS. Gallery is open 12-4 p.m. weekdays and by appointment.

Juneau Artists Gallery, assorted work by 25 local artists, featuring oil painter Paula Wright in March. Senate Building, 175 S. Franklin St., Suite 111. Shows 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

Juneau Cooperative Preschool's Second Annual Children's Art Exhibit at the Empire Gallery, on the corner of Second and Franklin. Call Susan, 790-6963.

"The UAS Art Faculty Exhibit," noon-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday through March 27, at the Juneau Douglas City Museum. Free. Call 586-3572.

"Native Art Exhibit," new works by Wayne Price, Heber Reece and Levi Tetpon, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays in March, at The Raven's Journey, 435 South Franklin Street, 463-4686.

"Second Annual UAS Student Juried Exhibition," reception, 4:30-6 p.m. Friday, April 2, at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery. Details: Jane, 465-6438.

Dances

Salsa classes with Antonio Diaz and Heather Haugland. Call 586-5825. New classes start in mid-April after Folk Festival.

West Coast Swing Dancers, noon-1 p.m. every Sunday, at the University of Alaska Southeast Student Activities Center. Call Shane, 790-4997.

Northern Nights Ballroom Club, 1-3 p.m. every Sunday, at the University of Alaska Southeast Student Activities Center. Call Shane, 790-4997.

New England Barn Dance, 7:30-11 p.m., Friday, March 27, at Centennial Hall. Odette Foster will teach and call the dances; no previous experience or partners are needed. $7. Details: 586-1787.

Events

Organ concert with J. Allan MacKinnon, noon, Friday, March 26, at the State Office Building.

Fireside Chats: "Tracking a Juneau Bear" with ADF&G Area Biologist Neil Barten and Wildlife Education Specialist Kristen Romanoff, 6:30 and 8 p.m., Friday, March 26, at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-0097.

Reception, book signing by Virginia Euwer Wolff, 7 p.m., Sunday, March 28, at the downtown library. Details: 586-0434.

Writers' Workshop by Virginia Euwer Wolff, 2 p.m., Monday, March 29, at the Mendenhall Valley library. For adults and young adults. Called to register. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

"West Bank and Gaza Experiences," lecture with Wendy Pearlman, author of "Occupied Voices," 5:30 p.m. reception, 6 p.m. talk, Tuesday, March 30, at Dimond Courthouse, free and open to the public, presented by Juneau World Affairs Council. Call 789-0449 or visit www.jwac.org.

"An Inside Look at Intelligence and the Iraq War," lecture with Ray McGovern, former CIA analyst, 5:30 p.m. reception, 6 p.m. talk, Wednesday, March 31, Dimond Courthouse, free and open to the public, presented by Juneau World Affairs Council. Call 364-3698 or visit www.jwac.org.

"Sharing Ground: Alaskans Listening to Alaskans about Subsistence" premiere movie screening, 7 p.m., Wednesday, March 31, at Centennial Hall.

"The Company," a Robert Altman film, presented b y the Goldtown Nickelodeon as a fundraiser for Juneau Dance Unlimited, 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 1. $10. Call 586-ARTS or 463-LEAP for more information.

"What Can We Do To Ensure Peoples' Rights at Home and Abroad?" forum, 7 p.m. Thursday, April 1, at UAS Egan Library conference room, free, open to the public. Call 586-0435.

Reading and booksigning with Wendy Pearlman, 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, April 1, at the Nugget Mall Hearthside Books.

Dr. Chan E. Park, Korean music and song, noon, Wednesday March 31, at State Office Building, free; CrossSound concert with accompanist Jocelyn Clark, 7 p.m. Thursday, April 1, at Northern Light United Church. $10 students, $15 seniors.

Night life

NBA Season Pass, all NBA games on satellite, daily; Mega March Madness, all games on satellite starting 3:30 p.m. March 18; DJ Dan-O-Mite, 9:30 p.m.-close, Fridays and Saturdays; Karaoke with K-Rob and Hot Skot, 9 p.m.-close, Sundays-Wednesdays, at Marlintini's.

Tom Locher, smooth piano music, 6-9 p.m. Fridays, Goldbelt Hotel, Chinook's. Details: 586-6900.

The Knightriders, 9:30 p.m.-2 a.m., Fridays and Saturdays, at the Sandbar.

9-Ball Tournament and Live Jazz, 7 and 8 p.m., Tuesdays; 8-Ball Tournament, 7 p.m. Wednesdays; Karaoke and dance music, 9 p.m., Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, at the Viking.

Live music, Friday night, bull riding, Saturday night, at Henry's Food and Spirits in the Mendenhall Mall. Details: 796-3663.

Local music on "Wet Wednesdays;" The Rockn Roll Machine's Jam Night, 9:30 p.m., Saturdays, at Squires Rest.

Open mike Thursdays with Patrice, 9 p.m.-closing, at the Alaskan.

Latin dance night, 9-11:30 p.m., Tuesdays, at the Imperial.

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



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