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Posted: Thursday, May 22, 2008

THURSDAY, MAY 22

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Brian Wallace / Juneau Empire
Brian Wallace / Juneau Empire

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

Cycle Alaska Jack & Jill time trial, 10 a.m., False Outer Point. Details: John, 586-3641.

Live music, 10:30 a.m., Red Dog Saloon. Buck Evans, ragtime piano, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Phineas Poon, ragtime or honky tonk, 2:30-6:30 p.m. Brian Gale, country vocals and guitar, 6:30-10:30 p.m. Details: 463-3658.

Brown bag concert, noon, State Office Building. Featuring Misha Amory, Alexander Fiterstein, David Brown and Marija Stroke. Free. Juneau Jazz & Classics.

Alaska Youth Choir auditions for 2008-'09 season, 5-7 p.m., Northern Light United Church. For youth ages 6-18. May 19-23. Details: Heather, 790-3310.

Knowledge Industry Network Pub Night, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Sandy Beach, Savikko Park Shelter 2. Sponsored by the Juneau Economic Development Council. Details: Rebecca, 523-2334.

Outdoor casting session, 6 p.m., Twin Lakes. Sponsored by Trout Unlimited, Raincountry Flyfishers and 4-H. With instruction on various casting techniques and hot rod demonstrations. Hot dogs, burgers and soft drinks available.

"Drum Making" class with Linni Esther, 6:30-9 p.m., The Canvas. Second of two-day class. Place an order for drum size when registering. $55 class fee. Drum fees vary depending on size. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Juneau-Douglas High School orchestra concert and silent dessert auction, 7 p.m., JDHS auditorium. Desserts to be on display at 6:30 p.m. Proceeds to help students travel to spring music festival in Ketchikan.

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

"Unbridled Passion: Romantic Impulse Across the Ages" performance by The Apollo Trio, 7:30 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. With pre-concert talk by composer Bruce Adolphe at 6:30 p.m. Juneau Jazz and Classics. $22 adults, $18 students and seniors.

"Yellowman" performance, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Written by Dael Orlandersmith. Directed by Flordelino Lagundino. Details: 364-2621.

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, MAY 23

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

Brown bag concert, noon, State Office Building. Featuring Marco Granados and John Ferrari. Free. Juneau Jazz & Classics.

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

Buck Evans, ragtime piano, 2:30-6:30 p.m., Red Dog Saloon. Details: 463-3658.

Juneau Jazz & Classics open rehearsal, 3 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. Chamber musicians and composer Bruce Adolphe will rehearse prior to performing at the Community Day on Saturday.

Alaska Youth Choir auditions for 2008-'09 season, 5-7 p.m., Northern Light United Church. For youth ages 6-18. May 19-23. Details: Heather, 790-3310.

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.

Live jazz, 7-10 p.m., Zephyr Restaurant. With Tom Locher on piano and Wayne Norlund on sax. Details: 780-2221.

"Yellowman" performance, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Written by Dael Orlandersmith. Directed by Flordelino Lagundino. Pay-as-you-can. Details: 364-2621.

The Bad Plus, jazz trio, 8 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Juneau Jazz & Classics. $22 general, $18 students and seniors.

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.

Salsa/Tango with DJ Alejandro, 9 p.m.-midnight, Jaded. Details: 586-1551.

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.

SATURDAY, MAY 24

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

Sheep Creek bird walk, 8 a.m., Sheep Creek trailhead. Long uphill walk. Lead by Beth Peluso and Patty Rose. Sponsored by the Juneau Audubon Society. Details: www.juneau-audubon-society.org.

18th annual Seacoast Relay, 9, 9:30 and 10 a.m., Lena Beach picnic area. Finishes at University of Alaska Southeast. Register by May 21. Details: Sherry, 321-8559 or sherry.tamone@alaska.edu.

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

Juneau Jazz & Classics Community Day on Campus, 10 a.m., University of Alaska Southeast. Free. Noyes Pavilion concert 10 .am.-12:15 p.m., Mourant Courtyard concert 12:30-2 p.m., Egan Lecture Hall concerts at 2 p.m.

Live music, 10:30 a.m., Red Dog Saloon. Phineas Poon, ragtime or honky tonk, 2:30-6:30 p.m. Brian Gale, country vocals and guitar, 6:30-10:30 p.m. Details: 463-3658.

Brown bag concert, noon, State Office Building. Featuring Marco Granados and John Ferrari. Free.

"Red Dogs and Pink Skies" family concert, 2 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. With question and answer session following. $15 general, $5 ages 12 and under.

The Butch Thompson Trio, 5 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. $22 general, $18 students and seniors.

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.

"Yellowman" performance, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Written by Dael Orlandersmith. Directed by Flordelino Lagundino. Details: 364-2621.

"Puttin' on the Ritz" concert, 8 p.m., University of Alaska Southeast Egan Lecture Hall. Juneau Jazz and Classics. $35 general.

Fire on McGinnis, 9 p.m., Island Pub, Details: http://www.myspace.com/fireonmcginnis

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

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

Latin Night with DJ Alejandro, 9 p.m.-close, Jaded. Details: 586-1551.

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

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

SUNDAY, MAY 25

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

Live music, 10:30 a.m., Red Dog Saloon. Buck Evans, ragtime piano, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Phineas Poon, ragtime or honky tonk, 2:30-6:30 p.m. Brian Gale, country vocals and guitar, 6:30-10:30 p.m. Details: 463-3658.

Juneau Jazz & Classics Classical Brunch Cruise, noon, Statter Harbor, Auke Bay. $60. With performance by four chamber musicians.

Ikebana class, 2-4 p.m., The Canvas. $5. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.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.

Community Christian Counseling Center annual whale watching cruise fundraiser, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Statter Harbor, Auke Bay. Tickets $50 at Hearthside Books. Details: Beth, 789-2595.

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, 7-9 p.m., Baranof Hotel.

"Yellowman" performance, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Written by Dael Orlandersmith. Directed by Flordelino Lagundino. Pay-as-you-can. Details: 364-2621.

Hot Tuna, acoustic trio, 8 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Juneau Jazz & Classics finale concert. $25 adults, $15 students and seniors.

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

Movie night, Rendezvous. Details: 586-1270.

MONDAY, MAY 26

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

Live music, 10:30 a.m., Red Dog Saloon. Buck Evans, ragtime piano, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Phineas Poon, ragtime or honky tonk, 2:30-6:30 p.m. Rico Conneen, rock vocals and guitar, 6:30-10:30 p.m. Details: 463-3658.

American Legion Auke Bay Post 25's annual Memorial Day ceremony, 11 a.m., Alaskan Memorial Park and Mortuary on Riverside Drive. Details: Bill, 723-8028.

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.

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.

"I'm Not There" 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, MAY 27

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

Live music, 10:30 a.m., Red Dog Saloon. Buck Evans, ragtime piano, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Phineas Poon, ragtime or honky tonk, 2:30-6:30 p.m. Brian Gale, country vocals and guitar, 6:30-10:30 p.m. Details: 463-3658.

"Rainy Day Stars" planetarium program with Jason Ginter and volunteers, 6 p.m., every Tuesday, Marie Drake Planetarium. Only on days of poor weather. All welcome to see the stars and make them shine. Details: Jason, 586-6862, jason_ginter@jsd.k12.ak.us or mariedrakeplanetarium.org.

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.

"I'm Not There" movie showing, 8 p.m., Back Room at the Silverbow. Rated R. Free. Details: 586-4146.

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

WEDNESDAY, MAY 28

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.

Live music, 10:30 a.m., Red Dog Saloon. Buck Evans, ragtime piano, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Phineas Poon, ragtime or honky tonk, 2:30-6:30 p.m. Brian Gale, country vocals and guitar, 6:30-10:30 p.m. Details: 463-3658.

Arts Routable meeting, 5:15 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center.

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

"Yellowman" performance, 7:30 p.m., Perseverance Theatre. Written by Dael Orlandersmith. Directed by Flordelino Lagundino. Pay-as-you-can. Details: 364-2621.

"I'm Not There" movie showing, 8 p.m., Back Room at the Silverbow. Rated R. Free. Details: 586-4146.

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

Monsters of Rockband Contest, 8 p.m. Wednesdays, Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Weekly cash prizes and more. Weekly winners qualify for Rockband Finals on May 29. If you need band members or have never played, see Chuck or Mike. Details: 789-0799.

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

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

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

REGIONAL

Pelican Boardwalk Boogie, Thursday-Monday, Pelican.

EXHIBITS

Alaska State Museum: "91 Miles to Ride: Juneau's Biker Culture" opening May 18, runs through Sept. 27. "Fun, Frolic & Fireworks: The 1959 Statehood Celebration" opening May 18. "Alaska Positive 2008" biannual juried photography show, at 395 Whittier St. Details: 465-2901.

Annie Kaill's: Exhibit by oil painter Pua Manu and pearl artist Colleen Goldrich, 244 Front St. Details: 586-2880.

Back Room at the Silverbow Inn: "From the Inside Out," an exhibit in various media by Rachelle Miller, at 120 Second St.

The Canvas: "Glass, Metal and Bones: Exploring the Boundaries" exhibit by Tasha Walen and Lincoln Farabee, shows through May, at 223 Seward St. Details: 586-1750.

Juneau Arts & Culture Center: "Awakening Inner Beauty" show by Nancy Karacand and Sandra Mander, Details: 586-2787.

Ruby Room: Oil paintings by Corlé LaForce, in the Emporium Mall, behind Heritage Coffee. Details: 586-3440. 209-5970



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