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Posted: Friday, June 27, 2003

Concerts

Valle Son, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at Elks Lodge. Tickets are $15 and available at Hearthside Books, Rainy Day Books and The Observatory. Free Latin dance lessons begin at 8 p.m.

Juneau Volunteer Marching Band, 3 p.m. Sunday, June 29, at Marine Park; noon on Monday, June 30, at Dimond Court Building; noon on Thursday, July 3, at Marine Park; at Juneau and Douglas Fourth of July parades.

Friday Concerts in Marine Park with Valle Son, Juneau Lyric Opera's Broadway Showcase, Juneau Dance Unlimited and emcees Antonio and Heather Diaz, 7-8:30 p.m. Friday, June 20.

2003 Sitka Summer Music Festival concert cruise, with Paul Rosenthal, Eugene Osadchy, Rainer Moog and Philippe Djokic, 6 p.m. Saturday, June 28, from Don Statter Public Boat Harbor. $60 per person. Call (907) 747-6774.

Exhibits

"Abundant Light" Solstice Art Show, 1-7 p.m. Friday, June 20, and 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday, June 21, at the Inner Garden, 214 N. Franklin St. Runs through July 12.

"The W.R. Norton Collection: William H. Case and H.H. Draper Photographs (1898-1920)," an exhibition on the rapid growth of Skagway and Dyea after the discovery of gold in the Yukon, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily at the Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St. Runs through Nov. 8.

"Looking Both Ways: Heritage and Identity of the Alutiiq People," an exhibit by the Smithsonian Institution's Arctic Studies Center and the Alutiiq Heritage Museum and Archaeological Repository, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily at the Alaska State Museum, 395 Whittier St. Runs through Sept. 14. Details: 465-2901.

"Solidarity, Secret Rites and Social Ties," an exhibit about Juneau's fraternal organizations, sisterhoods and clubs, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekends at the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Also, "100 Years of Maps." Runs through the summer. Details: 586-3572.

"Travels to Italy," presentedy by Plein Rein, through June at the Juneau Arts & Humanities Council gallery, 206 N. Franklin St. Details: 586-ARTS.

Events

Latin guitar workshop, hosted by Cuban band Valle Son, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at the JAHC Gallery, 206 N. Franklin St. $10.

Percussion workshop, hosted by Cuban band Valle Son, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at the Elks Lodge, 109 N. Franklin St. $10.

Prefireworks Barn Dance, 8-11 p.m. Thursday, July 3, at Centennial Hall. Instruction for beginners at 7:30 p.m. Tunes provided by The Grateful Celtics with caller Odette Foster. $8 public, $7 members of AFF or JIF, $5 students and seniors, free for JVs, VISTAs, AmeriCorps folks and children under 12. For more information, call Sally at 586-5621.

Night Life

Troy Hull, 9 p.m.-closing, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, June 27, 28 and 29, at the Sandbar.

Terri Tibbett, Mondays; Bob Cole, Tuesdays; III, Wednesdays; open mike, Thursdays; The Rev. Neil Down and Lahna Deering, 9 p.m.-closing, Thursday-Saturday, July 3-5, at The Alaskan Bar.

Karaoke with Louie Rogers, 9 p.m. Friday, June 27; bull riding Saturday, June 28, at Henry's Food and Spirits in the Mendenhall Mall.

Open mike with Riley Woodford at 9 p.m. Thursday, June 26; Contra Public, 9 p.m.-close, Friday, June 27, and Saturday, June 28, at the Imperial Billiard & Bar.

DJ Trent, 9 p.m.-closing, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, June 27, 28 and 29, at the Rendezvous.

Dan O-Mite and Heavy E Old School Reunion Weekend, 9 p.m.-closing, Friday and Saturday, June 27 and 28.



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