What's happening

Posted: Thursday, June 06, 2002


Sitka Summer Music Festival, June 728, 13 classical music concerts, most concerts on Tuesday, Friday and Saturday nights, at Centennial Hall in Sitka, call 7476774 or see www.sitkamusic-festival.org for information.

Celebration 2002, June 6-8, dancing and music at Centennial Hall and ANB Hall, generally from about 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., parade at 8:30 a.m. Saturday from Mount Roberts Tram to Centennial Hall, Native arts and crafts fair, noon-8 p.m. June 6, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. June 7 and 8 at National Guard Armory.


Concerts in the Park, Celebration dancers, 7-8:30 p.m. Friday, June 7, Marine Park, first performance of summer series, concerts every Friday through August, sponsored by Juneau Arts and Humanities Council.

Rory Merritt Stitt in concert, 8 p.m. Friday, June 7, Back Room at the Silverbow Inn, $10.


Juneau Volunteer Marching Band rehearsals, 7 p.m. every Tuesday at the Floyd Dryden Middle School band room. Interested musicians welcome. Call Bill Ruddy at 7890047 or Scott Black at 790-4453 for more information. Band performs two short concerts and marches in July 4 parades.

Youth workshops

Juneau Dance Unlimited Summer Fine Arts Camp, June 10-July 5, call 463-5327 for more information.

One Week Summer Drama Camp, 1-4:30 p.m. June 10-14, Gruening Park Rec Room, no fee, but students must maintain appropriate focus and attendance, limited to 15, call Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, 586-2787.

Janice D. Holst Summer Dance Academy, June 10-July 5, at Elk's Lodge, call 586-1462.


"The Town is Changing: New Paintings by Jane Terzis," at the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council gallery, opening reception 4:30-6 p.m. Friday, June 7, exhibit through June 28, noon-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

Sealaska Juried Art Show, 18 pieces of art by Alaska Native artists, glass sculpture, fiber arts, regalia, beadwork, basketry and carving at the Alaska State Museum, through September.

"Tenacity: Sam Kimura Retrospective," about 65 large-format black-and-white photographs (and variety of other photographic styles) by Alaska photographer, Alaska State Museum.

"Arctic," a collection of work by nature photographer Robert Glenn Ketchum, exhibit of 50 color prints at Alaska State Museum, through Sept. 2. State museum hours: 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily, $5 admission.

"Dancing the Ice Worm Wiggle: Recreation, Entertainment and Amusements of Early Juneau," and "Cruising the Inside Passage," summer exhibit of tourism memorabilia from '30s and '50s, at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum; through September. Hours noon-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, free.


Ivory carver Charles Pullock, Nome artist demonstrating traditional carving in the galleries of the Alaska State Museum, 10-4 p.m. Tuesday, June 11, through, Saturday, June 15. Sponsored by Friends of the Alaska State Museum.


Northern Pacific, Juneau rock band, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Friday and Saturday, June 7 and 8, also Bob Cole, solo singer and guitarist, Sunday-Wednesday, June 9-12, 8-10 p.m., open mike, 8 p.m.-midnight every Thursday at the Alaskan Bar, no cover.

Guitarist and singer Curt Terrall, light classical, songs and Latin-flavored guitar, 7-9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, at Di Sopra, no cover.

Funk Mighty Five, Juneau rock band, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday, June 7 and 8, at the Hangar on the Wharf, no cover.

Monkeywrench, Canadian rock band, 10 p.m.-closing Thursdays, Fridays and Saturday nights in June at Marlintini's Lounge, no cover Thursdays, $2 cover on weekend.

Open Mike, every Saturday, sign up 7:30 p.m. Performances 8 p.m.-midnight, Mendenhall Center, music, poetry, art, Schooner's Espresso and Coffeehouse.

Karaoke 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights at the Rendezvous.

Kenny Knapp, solo singer and guitarist plays variety of styles, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, at the Sandbar. No cover.

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