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ARTS & CULTURE CALENDAR

Posted: Thursday, June 11, 2009

ART, EVENTS &PERFORMANCE

THURSDAY

Second kids felted bead class with Lynn Schell, 10 a.m.-noon, The Canvas, 223 Seward St. $40. Materials included. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Children's Writers Group, 7-9 p.m., downtown library large conference room. Sponsored by the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. Details: Dordie, 907-530-7018 or dordiecarter@yahoo.com.

SATURDAY

Charity yard sale, 8 a.m.-noon, Valley Chapel parking lot, 9741 Mendenhall Loop Road. Antiques, kayaks, furniture, etc. All proceeds go to Love Inc.

Family Fishing Day at the Lake, 10 a.m., Twin Lakes. Bait, rods and life jackets provided. Games for kids who can't fish start at 11 a.m. Hot dogs, soda and chips for sale starting at 11:30 a.m. Details: PeggyAnn, 723-8642.

SEAS Cup Round 3: Juneau to Admiralty Cove, 10:30 a.m. start, Marmion Island starting line. Two-day sailing race. For race registration, visit seasailing.us. Details: Ed, 957-0824.

No Trash Bash, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. A trash-free community potluck featuring local musicians, speakers and 50th Anniversary of Statehood cake provided by Capital City Celebrations. Details: 463-5530 or leadership@unitedwayseak.org.

Juneau Community Gardens annual rhubarb potluck and orange hawkweed weed pull, 11:30 a.m., Juneau Community Gardens. Potluck at 11:30 a.m. Presentation and hands-on weed pull at 12:15 p.m. Details: Marie, 796-6241.

SUNDAY

Flag Day celebration, 11 a.m., Marine Park, downtown. Sponsored by Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks Lodge 420. Details: 209-5641.

"Felted Wall Hangings" class with Lynn Schell, 2-5 p.m., The Canvas, 223 Seward St. $40. Parent-kid teams welcome. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Douglas Fourth of July Committee Flag Day contest, 5 p.m. judging, 8 p.m. awards announced, Douglas Island. Please leave decorations up through the Fourth of July. Awards will be posted at Pat Douglas Inn. Details: Susanne, 364-2243 or swill38776@aol.com.

MONDAY

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.

TUESDAY

Planetarium show, 6 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. Make the stars shine. Free. Details: 586-1517 or mariedrakeplanetarium.org.

Tuesday live drawing session, 7-9 p.m., Ruby Room, in the Emporium Mall behind Heritage Coffee. Details: 586-3440.

WEDNESDAY

"Write For Your Life" group, 11 a.m.-noon every Wednesday, Mendenhall Valley library. Share a journal, memoir, a letter or poetry. Details: Dixie, 789-2068.

Folding of paper peace cranes for Fourth of July parade, 6 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Everybody welcome. Details: Judy, 789-5325.

MUSIC & DANCING

THURSDAY

Teri Tibbett and Jason Norris, 8:30 p.m., the Hangar.

FRIDAY

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

Performance by local rock band The Revengencers, 7-8 p.m., The Canvas, 223 Seward St. Pay-as-you-can. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Concert in the Park, 7-8:30 p.m., Marine Park, downtown. Every Friday through Aug. 14. Musicians, dancers, comedians, theatre groups, storytellers, etc., all are invited to perform. Downloaded applications online. Details: 586-2787 or www.jahc.org/concert.php.

Tom Locher, piano, 7-10 p.m., Zephyr Restaurant. Details: 780-2221.

Bearfoot in concert, 7:30 p.m., Centennial Hall. Must be 21 or with a parent or guardian to attend. $17, $12 and $7. $2 discount if purchased before June 12. Details: www.jahc.org or 586-2787.

The Great Alaskan Bluegrass Band, 10 p.m.-close, Alaskan Hotel & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1000.

Jeff Tassin at the Red Dog Saloon. Details, 463-3658.

SATURDAY

Afro-Cuban Dance Instruction, 5-6:30 p.m., Juneau Dance Unlimited Studio, 8420 Airport Blvd., Ste. 202, with instructor Antonio Diaz. $10 per class. Drop-ins welcomed. Info. at www.juneaudance.com

Live jazz, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Timberline Bar & Grill, Mount Roberts Tramway. With Tom Locher, piano, and Wayne Norlund, saxophone. Details: 463-3412.

"Destination Juneau" ballroom dance, 7-10 p.m., Centennial Hall. DJ music suitable for popular ballroom and Latin dances. $5, includes mambo lession at 7:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Juneau International Folkdancers. Details: Eric, 209-8367

Juneau Symphony annual Pops concert, 8 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Advance tickets $20 general, $15 students or seniors, available at Hearthside Books, Juneau Arts & Culture Center, symphony office or online. Tickets $2 extra at the door. Details: www.juneausymphony.org.

The Great Alaskan Bluegrass Band, 10 p.m.-close, Alaskan Hotel & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1000.

SUNDAY

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.

MONDAY

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

MOVIES

20TH CENTURY TWIN

"The Hangover" (R) - Daily, 4:30, 7:10 p.m.; Friday, 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, 2, 9:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. Synopsis: A Las Vegas-set comedy centered around three groomsmen who lose their about-to-be-wed buddy during their drunken misadventures, then must retrace their steps in order to find him.

"Star Trek" (PG-13) - Daily, 4:20, 7 p.m.; Friday, 9:40 p.m.; Saturday, 1:40, 9:40 p.m.; Sunday, 1:40 p.m. Synopsis: A chronicle of the early days of James T. Kirk and his fellow USS Enterprise crew members.

GLACIER CINEMAS

"Imagine That" (PG) - Daily, 4:20, 7 p.m.; Friday, 9:30 p.m.; Saturday, 1:30, 9:30 p.m.; Sunday, 1:30 p.m. Synopsis: A financial executive (Eddie Murphy) who can't stop his career downspiral is invited into his daughter's imaginary world, where solutions to his problems await.

"Land of the Lost" (PG-13) - Daily, 4:10, 7:10 p.m.; Friday, 9:40 p.m.; Saturday, 1:40, 9:40 p.m.; Sunday, 1:40 p.m. Synopsis: On his latest expedition, Dr. Rick Marshall (Will Ferrell) is sucked into a space-time vortex alongside his research assistant (Friel) and a redneck survivalist (McBride). In this alternate universe, the trio make friends with a primate named Chaka (Taccone), their only ally in a world full of dinosaurs and other fantastic creatures. Can they all make it back to our world alive, and if so: Will Dr. Marshall can go from zero to hero with his discoveries?

"Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian" (PG-13) - Daily, 4:50, 7:30 p.m.; Friday, 9:50 p.m.; Saturday, 2, 9:50 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. Synopsis: Security guard Larry Daley infiltrates the Smithsonian Institute in order to rescue Jedediah and Octavius, who have been shipped to the museum by mistake.

"The Taking of Pelham 123" (R) - Daily, 4:30, 7:20 p.m.; Friday, 10 p.m.; Saturday, 1:50, 10 p.m.; Sunday, 1:50 p.m. Synopsis: Armed men hijack a New York City subway train, holding the passengers hostage in return for a ransom, and turning an ordinary day's work for dispatcher Walter Garber (Denzel Washington) into a face-off with the mastermind behind the crime.

"Up" (PG) - Daily, 4:40, 6:50 p.m.; Friday, 9:20 p.m.; Saturday, 2:10, 9:20 p.m.; Sunday, 2:10 p.m. Synopsis: By tying thousands of balloon to his home, 78-year-old Carl Fredricksen sets out to fulfill his lifelong dream to see the wilds of South America. Right after lifting off, however, he learns he isn't alone on his journey, since Russell, a wilderness explorer 70 years his junior, has inadvertently become a stowaway on the trip.

GOLD TOWN NICKELODEON

"Rudo y Cursi" (R) - Thursday, 7 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 7 and 9:15 p.m.; Sunday, 4 and 7 p.m., at 171 Shattuck Way. $9 adults, $7 students and seniors, $5 children under 12. Synopsis: Rudo y Cursi depicts the changing relationship between two brothers who become soccer stars. Beto (Luna), the goaltender, is nicknamed "Rudo" because of his hardnosed style of play, while Tato (Bernal), a forward, gets the nickname "Cursi" for his flamboyant goal celebrations and his flashy lifestyle.

SILVERBOW INN & BAKERY

"Operation Filmmaker" (NR) - 8 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, 120 Second St. Free. Synopsis: After hearing about the struggles of an Iraqi film student, an American actor invites him to come to the Czech Republic and work on an upcoming film debut. But things don't go as planned when cultural clashes and unrealistic expectations arise.

AT THE BAR

THURSDAY

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

DJ dance music, hip-hop, 9 p.m., Imperial Billiard & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1960.

Open mike, 9 p.m., Alaskan Hotel & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1000.

DJ Battle, hip-hop, 9 p.m.-close, Back Alley at the Viking. Details: 586-2159.

Sit In with the Band, 9:30 p.m. every Thursday, Rendezvous. The band: Jason Caputo, guitar; Dale McFarlin, drums; Jeff Geotz, bass; and Caleb Wylie, guitar. Bring your instrument and an amplifier of you need one. The band will have a mic for acoustic instrumentalists and singers. Sign up for a slot. Details: 523-8984 or caputo737@gmail.com.

Music with DJ Fez, 10 p.m.-1 a.m., Imperial Saloon. Details: 586-1960.

FRIDAY

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

DJ dance music, hip-hop, 9 p.m. Fridays, Imperial Billiard & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1960.

Sumo Wrestling Fridays, 9 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

DJ Battle, hip-hop, 9 p.m.-close Fridays, Back Alley at the Viking. Details: 586-2159.

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

SATURDAY

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Build-your-own-Bloody-Mary bar, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Henry's Food & Spirits. Details: 796-3663.

DJ Battle, hip-hop, 9 p.m.-close, Back Alley at the Viking. Details: 586-2159.

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.

SUNDAY

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Build-your-own-Bloody-Mary bar, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Henry's Food & Spirits. Details: 796-3663.

Free Pool Sundays, 9 a.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.

Movie Night, Rendezvous. Details: 586-1270.

MONDAY

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

TUESDAY

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 6 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

Tuesday Takeover with DJ Eva Darling, 9 p.m., Viking Lounge and Pull Tabs, Back Alley Bar. Details: 586-2159.

WEDNESDAY

Buzztime Trivia, 9 a.m., Triangle Club. Details: 586-3140.

Texas Hold 'Em Poker, 6 p.m., Marlintini's Lounge, Mendenhall Valley. Details: 789-0799.

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

THURSDAY

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

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

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

FRIDAY

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details: 789-4401.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m., Eagles Lodge, on Jordan Avenue behind the Nugget Mall.

Karaoke with Juneau idol "LZ," 9 p.m.-close, Rendezvous. Details: 586-1270.

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

SATURDAY

Family karaoke, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Sweet Dream Teas and Anime, 8585 Old Dairy Road, in the same building as the Canton House. Details: 789-4401.

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

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

SUNDAY

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

MONDAY

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

TUESDAY

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

WEDNESDAY

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

Karaoke/open mike, 9 p.m.-close, Rendezvous with Juneau idol "LZ" welcoming singers, musicians, poets, jugglers, comedians, etc. Details: 586-1270.

EXHIBITS

Annie Kaill's: Collage art exhibit by Candace Christie, at 244 Front St. Details: 586-2880.

Alaska State Museum: Da-ka-xeen Mehner's solo show "Self Constructions" and "The Way We Genuinely Live: Yup'ik Science & Survival" exhibit, through Oct. 19, and "Science on a Sphere" permanent exhibit, at 395 Whittier St. Details: 465-2901.

Bentwood and Bead Gallery: Exhibit by guest artist David Riccio and new works by James and Salty Hanes, at 315 Third St. Featuring Riccio's new and recent ceramic sculptures and vessels, digitially manipulated etchings, embossed paper, silk batiks, and relief and wood-block prints. Details: 463-1277.

The Canvas: "Heart Songs" exhibit by seven artists from The Arc of Anchorage, at 223 Seward St. Details: 586-1750 or www.canvasarts.org.

Centennial Hall: "Windows into Heaven" icon exhibit by Charles Rohrbacher, 101 Egan Drive. Details: 364-1599.

Friends of the Alaska State Museum Store: "Women of the Pipeline" photography exhibit, through summer, at 124 Seward St. Featuring 20 women who worked on the Trans-Alaska Pipeline between 1975 and 1977. Details: 465-2925.

Heritage Coffee: Recent paintings and prints by Arnie Weimer, at 174 South Franklin St. Details: 463-2597.

Juneau Artists Gallery: Photographs of local scenes transformed by dramatic light and weather conditions, by Michael Murray, through June, at 175 South Franklin St., in the Senate Building. Details: 586-9891.

Juneau Arts & Humanities Council gallery: Juneau Arts and Humanities Council biannual Juried Art Show, at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center, 350 Whittier St. Featuring 22 local artists of a range of art, from oil paintings and photography to glass work and mixed media. Winners to be announced Thursday, June 4. Details: www.jahc.org or 586-2787.

Juneau-Douglas City Museum: "Hoop Time: Gastineau Channel Basketball Through the Years" exhibit, through Nov. 21, at 155 S. Seward St. Details: 586-3572.

KTOO: Exhibit by Tisket Seslar's second-grade through middle-school home and public school students, at 360 Egan Drive. Featuring oil pastels and mixed medias by 14 students. Details: 586-1670.

Ruby Room: Painting and mixed media exhibit by Phoebe Rohrbacher, in the Emporium Mall, behind Heritage Coffee, downtown. Details: 586-3440.

Twilight Cafe: Recent works by Allan Munro, at 324 Willoughby Ave.



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