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Posted: Thursday, April 03, 2008

THURSDAY, APRIL 3

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Courtesy Of Latif Bolat
Courtesy Of Latif Bolat

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

"Make a Guest Dress" drop-in encaustic painting activity, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Canvas. $5. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library.

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

Contra dance, 7:30 p.m., Terry Miller Legislative Offices gym, old Capital School gym. Use Sixth Street entrance. Live music with Merritonic and dance caller Jim Grammel. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partners necessary. $3 donation. Details: David, 321-3109.

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.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m., Sandbar. Details: 789-3411.

Karaoke with Erin, 10 p.m. Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs. Details: 586-2159.

FRIDAY, APRIL 4

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

"Make a Guest Dress" drop-in encaustic painting activity, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Canvas. $5. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

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

Judy Domery presents storytelling songs from the ballads of the Ozarks, 11 a.m., Mendenhall Valley library. Details: Carol, 586-0434.

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

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.

April Rent Party with Fleet Street, 7-8:30 p.m., Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Pay as you can. Details: 586-2787.

Live jazz, 7-10 p.m., Zephyr Restaurant. With Sammi Baker, Tom Locher, Andy Engstrom and Wayne Norlund. Details: 780-2221.

"Brother" performance by Ishmael Hope, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre's Phoenix Theatre. Extended due to demand. Pay as you can. Details: 463-8497.

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.

Slow Gun Runner opening for BRAVEmonkey, 9:30 p.m., Alaskan Hotel & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1000.

The Vaporizers, 9:30 p.m., Rendezvous. Details: 586-1270.

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

Karaoke with Erin, 10 p.m. Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs. Details: 586-2159.

Rave with the Filejerks (astronoMAR and smAck), 11 p.m.VFW Hall, downtown. All ages dance. $6.

SATURDAY, APRIL 5

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

Spring Forum: "Sustainability and Juneau Energy," 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Egan Lecture Hall, University of Alaska Southeast. Featuring panelists and roundtable discussion.

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

Flea market and sourdough pancake cook-off, 9 a.m.-noon, Juneau-Douglas High School commons. Details: 463-1773.

Southeast Roadrunners glacier 10K and 1-mile races, one-mile at 10 a.m., 10K at 10:30 a.m., Mendenhall Glacier parking lot. Fundraiser for Juneau-Douglas High School track and field team. Details: Scott, 790-4544.

"Make a Guest Dress" drop-in encaustic painting activity, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Canvas. $5. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Travel Fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Nugget Mall. With more than 25 tables, including fishing charters, whale watching tours, sea kayaking, glacier trekking, etc. Sponsored by the Juneau Convention and Visitors Bureau. Details: Elizabeth, 586-1737.

"Meet the Musher" with Deborah Bicknell, noon-4 p.m., Southeast Paving Office, 10000 Crazy Horse Drive.

Juneau Family Birth Center's tile decorating party fundraiser for its new facility, 1-3 p.m., Juneau Family Birth Center, 3225 Hospital Drive #106. Tiles will be permanently mounted in the new facility. Blank tiles are $25 each. Paint pans provided. Kids welcome. Details: Rose, 586-1203.

Susan George spaghetti feed and auction fundraiser, 5:30-8 p.m., Moose Family Center. $10 adults, $5 children ages 6-12, children 5 and under are free. Details: Details: 209-1972 or 209-3768.

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's Phoenix Theatre. Extended due to demand. Pay as you can. Details: 463-8497.

Juneau Symphony Spring Classics concert, 8 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Featuring guest conductor Brian Stone and cellist Jared Carlson. With concert conversation at 7 p.m. Tickets at Hearthside Books or at the door. Details: 586-4676 or www.juneausymphony.org.

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.

"Sin City 1", 9 p.m.-close, Marlintini's Lounge. Texas Hold 'Em tournament and other casino games. Details: 789-0799.

The Vaporizers, 9:30 p.m., Rendezvous. Details: 586-1270.

Slow Gun Runner opening for BRAVEmonkey, 9:30 p.m., Alaskan Hotel & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1000.

Karaoke with Erin, 10 p.m. Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs. Details: 586-2159.

SUNDAY, APRIL 6

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

Juneau Symphony Spring Classics concert, 3 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Featuring guest conductor Brian Stone and cellist Jared Carlson. With concert conversation at 2 p.m. Tickets at Hearthside Books or at the door. Details: 586-4676 or www.juneausymphony.org.

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.

Turkish singer Latif Bolat in concert, 7 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. Pre-concert talk at 6 p.m. $15 general, $12 students or seniors, $8 youth. Details: 586-2787.

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

Movie night, Rendezvous. Details: 586-1270.

MONDAY, APRIL 7

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

"Make a Guest Dress" drop-in encaustic painting activity, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Canvas. $5. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

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

"Eyes Wide Open: The Cost of War to Alaska" opening ceremony, 5:30 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center, 350 Whittier St. Details: 586- ARTS. Exhibit on display April 7-9.

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

Beginning and intermediate salsa classes with Keri Edwards and Jeremy Carrillo, 6-7:20 p.m. beginning, 7:30-8:50 p.m. intermediate, Buoy Deck, in the Coast Guard Building across from Centennial Hall. $10 adults, $7 students. Details: Keri, kerimichon@yahoo.com or Jeremy, moosecarrillo@hotmail.com.

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

34th annual Alaska Folk Festival, 7-10:45 p.m., Centennial Hall.

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.

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, APRIL 8

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

"Make a Guest Dress" drop-in encaustic painting activity, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Canvas. $5. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

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.

34th annual Alaska Folk Festival, 7-10:45 p.m., Centennial Hall.

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

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.

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

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

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 9

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.

"Make a Guest Dress" drop-in encaustic painting activity, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The Canvas. $5. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Folksongs and stories by Adam Miller, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. at the downtown library, and 3-4 p.m. at the Mendenhall Valley library.

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

34th annual Alaska Folk Festival, 7-10:45 p.m., Centennial Hall.

Live Trivia, 8 p.m., Imperial Billiard & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1960.

Wet Wednesdays Live Music, 9 p.m., Squires Rest. Details: 789-7829.

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

UPCOMING

34th annual Alaska Folk Festival, April 7-13, at Centennial Hall, Juneau Arts and Culture Center and other venues. Free.

EXHIBITS

Alaska State Museum: "RAUCOUS! Everything Raven" by Evon Zerbetz, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, at 395 Whittier St. Details: 465-2901.

Annie Kaill's: Felted fiber art by Sara Lee. 4:30-8 p.m. Friday, 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; SEACC exhibit of images from the Tongass Photo Contest, 4:40-7 p.m. Friday, at 120 Second St.

The Canvas Community Art Studio & Gallery: "100 Dresses for Juneau" encaustic paintings by Nicole Bauberger, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, 223 Seward St. Details: 586-1750.

The Creating Place: Crafts Addicts display, 4:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, through May, 226 Seward St. Details: 780-5437.

Doc Water's: Color photographs by Brent Keeney, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, Merchants Wharf.

Hearthside Books: Book signing for "The Stir of Ashes" by Douglas A. Letch, 4:30-7 p.m., downtown.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center: University of Alaska Southeast sixth annual Juried Art Show, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday; "Eyes Wide Open: The Cost of War to Alaska" exhibit of the human cost of the Iraq war and occupation, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. April 7, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. April 8 and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 9, at 350 Whittier St. Details: 586-2787 or www.jahc.org.

Juneau Artists Gallery: Jackie and Keith Garnick present "A Kaleidoscope of Stained Glass Creations," 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, 175 S. Franklin St.

Juneau-Douglas City Museum: "Art of Salmon Flies" by Trevor Gong, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, through April 26, at Fourth and Main streets. Details: 586-3572.

KTOO studio: Photographic arts exhibit, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, 360 Egan Drive. Details: 586-1670.

Ruby Room: Juried art show artists from the Ruby Room's weekly drawing sessions, 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, in the Emporium Mall, behind Heritage Coffee. Details: 586-3440.



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